A dazzling array of sports and luxurious social amenities create the perfect platform for the acquisition of a property at the Venetian Golf and River Club in North Venice, Florida. Another big plus is that this club counts among the exciting properties of the WCI Communities which bears the reputation of masterfully planned and developed real estate projects in several parts of Florida and the northeastern US. In all these WCI communities, there are now more than 150,000 residents enjoying lifestyles rich with amenities like those found at the Venetian Golf and River Club.
Location is likewise favorable for the Venetian Golf and River Club which sits on a 1,000-acre property only one and a half miles from Interstate 75. The Venetian Golf Course was flawlessly developed along the pristine Myakka River that meanders through 14 miles of an expanse that stands out as the largest and oldest state park in Florida. Also close to the club are the beaches of Venice Island and Casey Key, travel destinations that fittingly complement the attractions within the golf and river club.
Among the natural splendor within the Venetian Golf and River Club are its 600 acres dedicated to stunning golf landscapes, lakes, wetlands, and conservation areas along with a 70-acre nature park. The gem of this awe-inspiring complex is an elegant, Mediterranean-style clubhouse teeming with luxurious facilities and fabulous amenities. Expansive dining rooms with classic interiors offer splendid food services as well as a scenic ambiance. These dining outlets include Il Pranzare, Il Palazzo, La Sala, and La Vista which provides diners with a spectacular view of the Venetian natural preserve and the Myakka River, a panorama which extends to the poolside Tiki Bar.
Sports facilities and amenities to be enjoyed include the club’s six Har-Tru tennis courts, complemented by the services of a pro shop. Professional training lessons are also available under a tennis director with USPTA certification.
Physical exercises in varying modes and styles are provided in a fully-equipped fitness center wherein sessions in tai-chi, body sculpting, Pilates, and low-impact aerobics are held on a regular basis. Additionally, there are two swimming pools in the Venetian clubhouse that can also host invigorating lessons in water aerobics.
For golfers, the delight will certainly be the Venetian golf course designed by a master course architect, Chip Powell. Opened in 1993, Powell’s creation has been certified as an Audubon Gold Signature Championship Golf Course, attesting to its environment-friendly design which took into account the preservation of the natural habitat within the area.
Players of varying handicaps will enjoy the challenge of this 18-hole, par 72 layout. At the farthest tee placements, this course measures 6,931 yards. It has a course rating of 72.9 and a 127 slope rating on Bermuda grass.
Golf membership fees for residents are now at a reduced $7,500 price. A discounted rate is also currently offered to residents at $3,000. New packages are available for young professional membership and corporate membership. Golf and dining privileges are likewise offered in a special member-for-a-day package. For 2011, a new membership program is being implemented to turn the Venetian into a private club.
Venetian Golf and River Club real estate is under the wings of WCI Communities, a reputable developer and equally competent home builder which consistently ensured the high quality of the residences built within the community. These residences bear the distinct imprint of quality in their design and build that is seen in every WCI Communities development. The houses located within the gates of the Venetian Golf and River Club vary greatly in size and price and are easily able meet specific home buyer wants and needs.
A Venetian Golf and River Club condo for sale in the low-end of the price range with a floor plan of about 1,500 square feet can be priced somewhere in the mid-$200s. The larger Venetian Golf and River Club homes for sale with floor plans of about 3,100 square feet can be sales-listed in the high $600s.
Indeed, an acquisition of any of the homes for sale at the Venetian Golf and River Club opens the gateway to an active, luxurious, and resort lifestyle. Prospective buyers of any of the Venetian Golf and River Club homes for sale will certainly benefit from the Venetian community’s great location. The Venetian Golf and River Club is located right where great lifestyles are born in Florida—the beach resorts, arts and culture venues, sports facilities, business and commercial centers… All these things work in tandem to increase the desirability and values of residences located at the Venetian Golf and River Club in Venice Florida.
Below you will find a complete list of Venetian Golf and River Club homes for sale currently listed in the Sarasota MLS.
Please contact me if you would like to schedule a tour of any of the listed properties.
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