Plantation at Leesburg 55 Golf Community

The Plantation at Leesburg is a luxurious gated community for those 55 and better in Leesburg, Florida. This gorgeous community has attractive landscaped grounds, cascading waterfalls, lush palm trees, a 24-hour staffed security and fabulous amenities. This 55+ community is the perfect setting for active adults to enjoy recreational and social activities all year round. Residents enjoy the three well-equipped multi-purpose clubhouses, three swimming pools, an on-site restaurant, spring fed fishing ponds and more. The community is a golfer's paradise with two 18-hole semi-private golf courses and two PGA professional assistants on staff.

Plantation at Leesburg Overview

Construction began in 1987 and was completed in 2008. It is located just six miles south of the heart of Leesburg, a lake front town situated on Lake Harris, one of the largest lakes in the chain of lakes in the Lake County, FL. The mild temperatures and natural beauty of this area make it a popular retirement destination for active adults. There are numerous shopping malls, grocery stores, doctor offices and hospitals all within minutes of this active adult community.

Plantation at Leesburg Amenities

The Plantation at Leesburg offers its residents three large clubhouses. The Manor, a majestic clubhouse, overlooks a large swimming pool with a scenic view of a beach and a small lake. Ashley Hall has an Olympic sized swimming pool and several sports courts. Hermitage Hall has a semi-enclosed swimming pool and hot tub. All three clubhouses provide diverse activities and social functions for the residents. There is a newly renovated fishing dock and several large marinas in the immediate area. Over thirty-one parks and a dozen marinas and fish camps are also just a short distance from this 55+ community.

The clubhouses provide the perfect place for resident to gather with friends and neighbors. A billiards hall, social space and two fitness centers are an ideal way to stay active. Surrounding the clubhouses are a variety of outdoor attractions such as tennis, pickleball, horseshoe, basketball and bocce ball courts. There is also a community softball field and scenic walking and biking trails that meander through the neighborhoods of The Plantation at Leesburg.

This active adult community has two semi-private Championship Golf Courses staffed with PGA staff and assistants. The Otter Creek Golf Course sits on the banks of the Palatlakha River. The Cranes Roost Golf Course setting is the picturesque rolling hills of the Florida Highlands Ridge area. Both golf courses are semi-private, meaning residents have preferred rates and tee times. There is a pro shop and a full service restaurant available to residents.

Area

The Plantation of Leesburg is located in one of Florida's fastest growing areas. Situated just off the Florida Turnpike near Interstate 41, this active adult community is a short thirty minute drive from Orlando's international airport, outlet malls, world famous theme parks and museums. Active adults can invite their grandchildren to visit Sea World, Universal Studios, Disney World and Epcot Center with them. Ocala, home of the glass bottom boat and Ocala National Forest, is also nearby.

Several popular Florida beaches are just an hour away from this 55+ community. A free shuttle service is available to residents for easy access to local areas. The Plantation at Leesburg is just minutes from local shopping, medical facilities, restaurants and houses of worship. Central Florida is a fisherman's paradise with dozens of lakes, marinas and fish camps available.

 

About the Neighborhood

There are community events
Neighbors are friendly
There's holiday spirit
Great for retirees
There are sidewalks
Yards are well-kept
It's dog friendly
Golfing
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