Heron Creek is an age-targeted community located on the southwest Gulf Coast of Florida in the town of North Port. Although the community is open to residents of all ages, it is very appealing to Florida active adult community seekers thanks to its luxury collection of amenities, gated entry and beautiful homes.
North Port, Florida is an ideal Florida retirement destination with everyday conveniences just minutes from home. The Heron Creek Town Center is right next door to the community and offers excellent shopping and dining, an activities center, athletic fields, public safety and fire department. Outdoor enthusiasts and the more adventurous types will enjoy the wide variety of area activities such as golfing, hiking, canoeing, kayaking and more. Port Charlotte is just 15 minutes from the community while the towns of Fort Myers and St. Petersburg are each just an hour away.
Heron Creek was built between 2000 and 2011. It is a master-planned community with 830 homes. Florida retirees in search of a community where they can live close to grown children and young grandchildren will appreciate having that option at Heron Creek. The homes of Heron Creek Florida were designed to make the most of the community’s beautiful views including golf course, lake and nature preserve views. Today there is a nice selection of resale homes available priced from the high $100’s to the low $400’s with sizes ranging from 1,500 to over 2,600 square feet. Home styles include both attached and detached single-family homes.
The amenities at Heron Creek are ideal for active adult living. Residents enjoy a fabulous 21,000 square foot clubhouse which offers four unique membership package options as well as seasonal memberships. Amenities include a fitness center with the latest cardiovascular and weight training equipment plus wonderful spaces for hobbies and games. Outdoors there are lighted tennis courts, a resort-style swimming pool and spa plus a fabulous golf course. The 27-hole golf course was designed by Arthur Hills and offers challenging play for golfers of all levels. There is a full-service pro-shop complete with a state-of-the-art learning center, practice greens, locker rooms and golf cart storage. Residents also enjoy the fantastic dining options, both casual and elegant, at the Creekside Café and the Grille Room.
With so much to do in the community and surrounding areas it’s easy to see what attracts Florida active adults to this elegant golf course community. There are also numerous special interest groups meeting on a regular basis such as the bunco club, bridge, zumba, yoga, book club, euchre, singles club and many more. It’s easy to meet new people, make new friends and stay young at this all-age community.
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