The Southwest Florida region is home to some of the finest active adult communities in the country. These communities cater to 55+ active adults and are great alternative for those relocating to the area. One of the key issues for many is the ease at which they can make new friends with others having similar interests and lifestyles. Fort Myers 55+ Communities offer a wide-range of home styles and amenity choices.
Pelican Preserve, which was developed by WCI Communities, offers a luxury, gated country club lifestyle with an extensive roster of amenities. Pelican Preserve is a collection of 13 distinct neighborhoods and is located off Colonial Boulevard, a mile east of I-75.
Seven Lakes is an established active adult community and a favorite with the golfing an tennis crowd. If you are moving to Seven Lakes, bring your track shoes as the activities calendar at Seven Lakes is one of the busiest in Southwest Florida. Seven Lakes offers a wide range of affordable housing options and is located in Fort Myers on US-41, north of Daniels Parkway.
Heritage Cove offers a beautiful natural setting and features a lighthouse themed street layout. With an extensive list of amenities, Heritage Cove caters to those seeking an active lifestyle in a tropical setting. Heritage Cove is located in South Fort Myers off A & W Bulb Road, South of McGregor Boulevard.
The Cascades at Estero is a luxury gated active adult community with a world class roster of amenities. This community features detached villas and single-family homes and is located in Estero on Estero Parkway between US-41 and Three Oaks Boulevard.
Although this is just a sampling of the 55+ offerings in the area, they are my picks to check out if you are considering this type of community.