Search homes and condos for sale in Sarasota, FL, updated daily from the MLS.Start Your Search
The community of Venice Golf and Country Club in Venice, Sarasota County, on Southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, is not only an outstanding golf community with a multitude of lifestyle amenities for its residents, but it is committed to environment preservation and is a wildlife habitat. It has been declared a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary and was awarded the Sarasota County’s Resource Conservation Award. Its 460 acres has 26 lakes and 13 natural preserves over 56 acres and is home to a variety of birds including American bald eagles as well as panthers, bobcats, and even alligators. Read more about Venice Golf & Country Club.
This gated enclave consists of 587 single family homes ranging from approximately $200,000 for a 1,500-square-foot house to the $600,000s for a spacious 3,600-square-foot home with a golf course view. Villas are sale priced from $200,000's.
The Country Club
Club equity memberships are available for real estate purchasers in the community, thus providing the opportunity to take part in the upscale club amenities. An elegant clubhouse offers daily specialties prepared by a professional culinary staff served in a spacious dining room with fabulous views of the natural surroundings. Included are healthy casual meals, deli selections, and five-course formal gourmet dinners.
The 2,500-square-foot fitness center is equipped with the latest workout equipment. A fitness director offers personal training and special classes on yoga, water aerobics, and tai chi. A large junior Olympic-sized pool has two lap lanes, a Jacuzzi, and a children’s pool.
A tennis director coordinates training, participation, and arranges competitions and tournaments on four night-lighted and well-maintained Har-Tru tennis courts. Also enjoyed is an air-conditioned tennis lounge.
The Golf Course
The 18-hole regulation length challenging world-class championship course designed by Ted McAnlis features 6,790 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72 on manicured fairways and greens. The course rating is 73.0 with a slope rating of 132 on Tif Eagle Bermuda, acknowledged as the best grass for Florida courses. There is also a driving range with 30 tees. This is one of only four GEO-certified courses in the United States and is a friendly private member-owned club that is independent from the community’s homeowners association.
What is nearby?
Within minutes you can be in downtown Venice with its excellent dining, entertainment, arts, culture, and shopping or on beautiful Gulf beaches.
Looking to enjoy the downtown lifestyle in Sarasota, Florida. I don't blame you. That is a ... Read more
Looking to live and enjoy the lifestyle that downtown Sarasota has to offer but don't want to spend ... Read more
Is this the end of a boom cycle in the real estate market? It is too early to tell but some believe ... Read more
I was poking through MLS and found this really great looking home for sale west of the trail in ... Read more