Nearly 15 years ago Del Webb entered the Chicagoland area with their very first Midwestern active adult community. Sun City Huntley opened in 1998 and is now nearly sold out of new construction homes. Over the years it has grown to be one of most luxurious and popular 55+ communities in the entire Midwest. Residents enjoy world-class amenities and a lifestyle second-to-none.
The collection of amenities at this popular Illinois active adult community starts in the 94,000 square foot Prairie Lodge. This impressive facility is home to an amazing collection of amenities to encourage a physically fit and socially active lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for a state-of-the-art fitness center with an indoor walking track or a pottery room with an on-site kiln, you’ll find nearly every amenity imaginable at Sun City Huntley.
Since opening in 1998 there have been nearly 60 different floor plans offered at this sprawling Illinois 55+ community with nearly 5,500 homes. Today buyers can select from resale homes including single-family ranch homes, ranch townhomes and condominiums. There are also a limited number of new construction homes available in a handful of floor plans. Prices range from the low $100’s to the high $500’s. With such a wonderful collection of homes to choose from, it’s easy to find the perfect retirement dream home in this amenity-rich community.
In addition to the 94,000 square foot Prairie Lodge there is also a second lodge known as the MeadowView Lodge. This facility is home to a second fitness center, meeting rooms and an outdoor swimming pool. Other unique features of Sun City Huntley include a 4,800 square foot woodworking shop with a model train room in the lower level, a several hundred acre park with a 19-acre fishing lake and miles of trails, a grand ballroom with an elevated performance stage and dance floor, a softball field, eight lighted tennis courts plus a stadium style court, a full-service restaurant open seven days a week and the award-winning Whisper Creek Golf Course.
Golfers of all levels will enjoy spending countless hours on this challenging course featuring impeccably maintained greens and fairways. The prairie style course features beautiful water features, lush landscaping and scenic views. Residents of Del Webb Sun City Huntley enjoy discounted fees.
The biggest draw to this exciting active adult community is the welcoming atmosphere and friendly residents. There are over 80 different special interest clubs catering to a wide variety of hobbies such as bowling, pickleball, singing, scrabble, bridge, canasta, gardening, crafting, astronomy, sewing, traveling and much more. There is something exciting happening every single day at Sun City Huntley. Every month a thick magazine of community news and events highlights the fabulous Del Webb lifestyle.
Sun City Huntley is the perfect Midwestern retirement destination. It’s just 45 miles from downtown Chicago yet feels a world away tucked in to the charming town of Huntley. Minutes from home residents enjoy having everyday conveniences including grocery stores, restaurants, golf courses, parks, retail shops and entertainment venues. Whether you want to spend a relaxing day in your lovely Del Webb home, try your hand at pottery or meet up with friends on the golf course, you’ll find everything you want, and more, at Sun City Huntley.
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