Environmental conservation is a hallmark of this gated golf community located 20 miles south of Sarasota on the scenic Myakka River, midway between Tampa and Fort Myers. The Venetian Golf & River Club offers new single-family homes for sale adjacent to an established Chip Powell-designed golf course and more than 100 acres of preserved wetlands. The property is about five minutes from Interstate 75 and less than 10 miles from the Gulf Coast.
In addition to the private golf course, the community features a riverside social and recreational club with an additional clubhouse, tennis and fitness facilities, a swimming pool and various dining and entertainment venues. Homeowners also enjoy access to a boardwalk that winds through a 70-acre riverside nature park. Send me information now!
Acreage: 1,100 acres (445 hectares)
Gatehouse: Gated entry.
Club Structure: Private, non-equity.
Golf: Chip Powell-designed 18-hole championship course with wide, rolling fairways and five sets of tees to accommodate less experienced players while challenging experts.
Clubhouse: Mediterranean-inspired golf clubhouse with a pro shop, restaurant and member lounge, plus additional social and recreational facilities at the Venetian River Club on the eastern edge of the property.
Tennis: Six lighted Har-Tru courts open year-round, with tennis pro shop and instruction available.
Fitness: Cardio machines, weight training equipment, exercise classes and a full menu of massage and beauty services available at the Venetian River Club spa and fitness center.
Swimming: Resort-style outdoor swimming pool located at the Venetian River Club.
Land Conservation Community: 108 acres (10% of the master plan) set aside as wetland preserve, including a 70-acre riverside nature park with boardwalk path and walking trails. Certified as a Gold Audubon Signature Sustainable Development by Audubon International.
Shopping and Dining: Golf and tennis pro shops and a choice formal or casual dining options in the golf clubhouse and at the Venetian River Club. The property is convenient to a wide range of shops, restaurants and commercial services in the Venice-Sarasota area and along the Interstate 75 corridor.
Area Attractions: The property is just west of the 37,000-acre Myakka River State Park, less than 10 miles from the Venice waterfront, and close to some of southwest Florida’s most beautiful beaches. Sarasota, Tampa and Fort Myers are within an hour’s drive, giving homeowners access to a wide range of museums, performing arts venues and outdoor attractions along the Florida Gulf Coast.
Health Care: The Venetian Golf & River Club is about 20 minutes from the Sarasota Doctors Hospital and Venice Regional Medical Center, both of which provide 24-hour emergency care and other inpatient and outpatient services.
Homes For Sale: Buyers can choose from a variety of two- and three-bedroom homes with two-car garages and up to 2,986 square feet of air-conditioned space. Quick-delivery homes available. Homes at Venetian Golf & River Club are priced from the low $200,000s to the high $300,000s.