Rio Verde is an award-winning, active adult golf community in Rio Verde, Arizona. This Scottsdale-area country club community was named the No. 1 Private Golf Course and Active Adult Community in Arizona by AZ Big Media for 2015 and 2016.
A variety of community amenities encourage an active lifestyle — tennis, pickleball and bocce courts, art studio, fitness center, community church, hiking and biking trails, and more. Two 18-hole golf courses and an innovative par-3 course provide challenging play for all skill-levels. Friends and neighbors gather at the clubhouse and community center for dances, concerts, wine dinners, card games, and a range of social events.
The Golfing Lifestyle – First-time Rio Verde homebuyers have the option to become a golf member of the club with no initiation fee – a $25,000 savings. Multiple golf membership options are also available. All residents are social members of the club with no minimum monthly fee. The Sonoran Desert surrounds custom-built homes and townhomes, and buyers can choose homesites with golf course, desert or mountain views. Residents of Rio Verde pay no town or school taxes. Send me information now!
Acreage 735 acres (297 hectares)
Club Structure Equity
Golf The traditional Quail Run course and links-style White Wing course have wide fairways and subtle contours, which suit players of all skill-levels. An innovative, nine-hole par-3 course allows members to play a quick game. Both resort-style courses are very walkable. Rio Verde is proudly managed by Troon Prive Private Clubs of Distinction.
Clubhouse The southwest-style clubhouse features a fine dining restaurant and a casual pub that serves Starbucks. The Sundance Room has parties, live music, banquets, and a dance floor. Both the tennis and golf shops are fully stocked with the latest clothing and equipment.
Tennis, Pickleball, and Bocce Six Nova’ProBounce courts, four pickleball courts, and two bocce ball courts are available for casual games, leagues, mixed-doubles events, and rated tournaments. A tennis pro helps players of all skill levels improve their game, and racquets, paddles and clothing are located in the tennis pro shop.
Fitness The Fitness Center has a variety of equipment for a healthy workout. Classes include body sculpting, strength training, yoga, water aerobics, and tap-dance.
Recreation The Tonto National Forest, McDowell Mountain Regional Park, Four Peaks and Mazatzal Mountains are just outside of the community and have hiking, cycling, and walking trails nearby.
Swimming The resort-style heated pool is surrounded by colorful plants and has a waterfall, lap lanes, a free-swim area, water aerobics classes, a spa and sundeck.
Continued Learning Arizona State University Lecture series, art classes, and a library are all available.
Community Church of the Verdes The interdenominational Community Church of the Verdes is located within Rio Verde and has Protestant and Catholic services, social events, lectures, support groups, concerts, choirs and Bible study.
Audubon International Certified Sustainable Community Community sustainability features include energy efficiency, naturalized desert landscaping on the golf course, native plant landscaping, wildlife conservation, and more
Healthcare The world famous Mayo Clinic is only 30 minutes away, as are two major hospitals in Scottsdale.
Shopping & Dining Kierland Commons, Desert Ridge and Old Town Scottsdale are great shopping destinations that are only 30 minutes away. There are also shops in nearby Fountain Hills, Carefree, and Cave Creek.
Area Attractions Scottsdale and Phoenix are 30 minutes away. Major League Baseball spring training games, the Heard Museum and Herberger Theater Center are popular attractions. The MIM (Musical Instrument Museum), Phoenix Zoo and Botanical Gardens are 40 minutes away, and Sky Harbor Airport is only 45 minutes from Rio Verde.
Townhomes For Sale Priced from $225,000 to $400,000
Homes For Sale Priced from $300,000 to $1.5 million