FORT MYERS, Fla. (Nov. 9, 2016) – WCI Communities has released more than 300 Classic Home, Grand Villa, Villa and Cottage Home homesites – many with golf course, preserve and lake views – in the new Prato neighborhood in Pelican Preserve, the 55-and-better lifestyle community in Fort Myers.

Several lake and golf course view homesites can accommodate Pelican Preserve’s Classic Homes. Offering three bedrooms and up to four baths in 2,434 to 2,999 air-conditioned square feet, Classic Homes offer a spacious owner’s suite, formal dining room and den, and a lanai ideal for alfresco enjoyment.

With 1,822 to 3,010 air-conditioned square feet, one- and two-story Grand Villas offer up to three bedrooms and four-and-a-half baths in a great room design, with plan-specific dens and lofts with full baths. Grand Villa homesites featuring lake and preserve views are available.

Pelican Preserve’s lake and preserve view Villas offer easy Florida living in 1,593 to 1,916 air-conditioned square feet. Dens and flex rooms provide additional space for entertaining, while the two-bedroom, two-bath split floor plan provides privacy for owners and guests.

Featuring an attached villa plan, two-bedroom, two-bath Cottage Homes available on lake and preserve view homesites offer a living room, café and den that can be personalized into a home office or to accommodate guests. An expansive lanai spanning the living room and owner’s suite brings the outdoors in. With 1,557 air-conditioned square feet, the Areca Cottage Home offers options to extend the living room or add a third bedroom in place of the den.

Classic Homes, Grand Villas, Villas and Cottage Homes offer two-car garages.

Homes in the new Prato neighborhood will be available for move-in this season. Pelican Preserve also offers Chateau Homes and Carriage Homes to suit every taste and lifestyle starting from the $170,000s.

Pelican Preserve’s 70,000-square-foot Town Center, Plaza del Sol, offers nearly every imaginable activity – from indoor fitness and swimming to arts and crafts studios and a 99-seat theater. Dining options include the casually elegant Destinations restaurant and Flip Flops, the new poolside bar. Outdoor amenities include a resort-style pool, a new lap pool, tennis, softball and pickleball.

Golfers at Pelican Preserve enjoy 27 holes of Chip Powell-designed championship golf and a recently renovated 26,145-square-foot Golf Club featuring fine and casual dining, a full calendar of events, and a fitness center with spa treatment rooms.

Pelican Preserve is one of the first residential communities in the nation awarded the Gold Seal of Sustainability from Audubon International’s Sustainable Development program. In addition to sidewalks and walking trails, the community includes 38 pristine acres set aside for an observation boardwalk and nature preserve.

Pelican Preserve is located minutes from I-75 just south of Colonial Boulevard on Treeline Avenue. The welcome center and furnished models are open daily.

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