Sun Lakes is comprised of 6,683 homes in five active adult communities including several gated communities. Sun Lakes was developed by Robson Communities in 1972. It was one of the first retirement communities of its kind. Sun Lakes consists of Sun Lakes Country Club, Ironwood, Oakwood, Cottonwood and Palo Verde. Sun Lakes has a variety of home sizes, prices and ages to accommodate every buyers needs. Each community has its own unique clubhouse, golf course, tennis courts and heated pools and spas.
Residents enjoy four 18 -hole and three 9 -hole golf courses, driving ranges, five club houses and restaurants. Amenities also include several cafes, 7 tennis courts, state-of-the-art fitness centers, Bocce Ball courts, racquetball courts, handball courts, billiards, pro shops, and aerobics and dance studios. There is a reason this is called and “active” adult community. There are miles and miles of walking and biking trails connecting the 5 communities and stocked fishing lakes for those who like to fish. There are also hundreds of clubs depending on your interest, so whatever your pleasure you’ll be able to find neighbors who share your passion. Some examples are computers, photography, arts, knitting, book clubs, big band, ballroom dance, RV, bingo, bowling, drama and much more. In addition, there are groups such as the 40’s, 50’s 60’s clubs to find people in similar life stages. The clubhouses are always bustling with activity.
Sun Lakes is also conveniently close to the Loop 101 and 202, making it easy to get almost anywhere in the Valley, Within minutes you can get to Downtown Phoenix, Sky Harbor Airport, and Chase Field. It is also close to Wild Horse Pass Casino and Outlet Mall. Chandler Fashion Mall, Harkins theaters and San Tan Outdoor Mall is in close proximity. Come find out why Sun Lakes is one of the best places to retire in the world.