If you’re looking for a waterfront retirement home in the Phoenix area but also want to enjoy the amenities of an active adult community, keep on reading. Active adult waterfront homes are found in Mesa, Sun Lakes, Goodyear, Peoria, Sun City and the city of Maricopa. Specifically, they are Leisure World, Sun Lakes, Canta Mia, Ventana Lakes, View Point and Dawn Lake in Sun City and Province. Find out if any of these adult retirement communities allow boating.
One of the significant differences of an active adult waterfront homes retirement community is the level of community amenities. These may include a community center, fitness centers, community pools and spas, tennis and pickle ball courts, classes, etc. Because there are more amenities in these communities make sure and pay attention to the monthly HOA fees.
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Leisure World Homes (non-waterfront and waterfront)
Leisure World, a gated community in east Mesa is one of the older lake communities in Phoenix beginning in 1972 and completing construction in 1994 with over 2,600 homes. The community center boast a wide range of activities including 2 golf courses in addition to the fitness center, pools, tennis, pickleball and bocce and basketball. Especially for townhouses, confirm the monthly HOA fees. Boating is not allowed in Leisure World. Many of the waterfront properties have a walking path between the property and the water so a better description would be “water view”.
Province Homes for Sale (non-waterfront and waterfront)
The 32,000 sq.ft. community center at Province in the city of Maricopa has a full buffet of amenities including an indoor lap pool, outdoor pool, dry saunas, indoor and outdoor spas, steam room, and a cafe. Province is the newest active adult waterfront home community and is gated with guard access. Across the street is The Duke golf course. There is no boating in the Province lakes.
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Ventana Lakes Homes (non-waterfront & waterfront)
Ventana Lakes in Peoria and Sun Lakes features 30 acres of man made lakes. Community amenities include 4 community pools 2 of which are heated, tennis, pickleball, raquetball, handball, aerobic classes, and billards. Non-motorized boating is allowed.
Canta Mia Homes (non-waterfront & waterfront)
Canta Mia, a newer gated lake community in Goodyear is part of Estrella Mountain Ranch so residents of the 55+ adult community of Canta Mia can enjoy the community centers of Estrella Mountain Ranch and the 29,000 sq.ft. Village Center in Canta Mia.
Aerial Video of Estrella Mountain Ranch community center
Sun Lakes homes for sale (non-waterfront and waterfront)
Sun Lakes a community of over 6,600 homes offers water view properties around man made lakes throughout the 55+ community while offering country club living by providing many 18 hole and 9 hole golf courses, driving ranges, five club houses, restaurants, heated community pools, hot tubs, numerous classes and clubs based on resident interests. It’s proximity to many Chandler amenities and the I-10 and 202 freeways also makes Sun Lakes a desirable location to consider. No boating is available in Sun Lakes.
Dawn Lake and Viewpoint Lake
Viewpoint Lake Waterfront Homes– Sun City
Dawn Lake and Viewpoint Lake in Sun City have access to the many community centers in Sun City. Both Viewpoint Lake and Dawn Lake feature true waterfront property that allow boating including pontoon boats. However, Dawn Lake is the only adult community in the Phoenix area that allows swimming.
Sun City Homes for Sale (non-waterfront and waterfront)
Phoenix active adult waterfront home lake communities offer an impressive range of community amenities and many have gated or guarded entrances while offering newer communities and floor plans.
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