It goes without saying that one of Sarasota’s biggest attractions for visitors and residents alike is the superb golfing opportunities available here. There are over 80 Sarasota golf communities to choose from!
Whether you are prefer living on the islands or enjoying the green serenity of living inland, Sarasota golf communities are second to none. With a Scottish developer as one of the founding fathers of the city, Sarasota practically invented the concept of golf resort living. You’ll find world-class courses and award-winning communities that bring your favorite pastime right to your door. And when it comes to affordability, there is something here to suit a wide variety of budgets.
Consider, for example, Prestancia. Here, you can find a wide variety of condominiums prices between approximately $175K and $400K. Single-family homes run from $280K to $1.2 million. Or you may prefer a villa or townhome, ranging from $275K to $500K. The golf course here opened in 1985 as the 3rd private club in the TPC network. You’ll find two championship courses here now, both 18 holes, one designed by Ron Garl and one by Robert Van Hagge, with PGA Tour players Mike Souchak and Bruce Devlin providing consultant work.
Most golf communities in the area offer memberships that include clubhouse, fitness, swimming, and tennis privileges. Various membership levels are usually available, depending on your interests.
Proximity to the greens means that when you’re ready to relax, you can just pour yourself a cold drink, settle into a lounge chair by the pool and watch your fellow avid golfers play a round on the fairway right outside your back door. Or head to the clubhouse to visit with friends and exchange advice on how to improve your game.
Some of golf’s top architects and professionals such as Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Rees Jones and Donald Ross to name a few have designed the area’s golf courses. Top golf communities in Sarasota include Laurel Oaks, Founder’s Club, Prestancia, The Oaks, Bent Tree, and Misty Creek. Sarasota boasts world-class golf courses and communities to suit even the most avid golf enthusiasts.
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