Del Webb Lakewood Ranch is one of the 55+ communities within the broader Lakewood Ranch master-plan community.
In this review we'll take a closer look at where it is, what it's like to live there, and a few other key things you'll probably want to know before moving there.
Del Webb Lakewood Ranch Quick Facts:
- Size: 1,262 homes (a mix of single family homes and villas)
- Price Range: At the time of this writing there is one villa plan that starts in the $300k's, but in general most of the other villas and single family homes start in the $400k to $700k range.
- Floorplans: 14 designs to choose from (12 single family floorplans and 2 villa floorplans)
This video is a few years old but it is still a good overview of what you'll see if you visit here:
Where is Del Webb Lakewood Ranch?
Lakewood Ranch is on Florida's west coast, just north of Sarasota, and Del Webb Lakewood Ranch is on the east side of Lakewood Ranch, about halfway between the north and south boundaries of the community.
It is just east of Country Club East, just south of Polo Run, and just north of The Isles.
The list of amenities residents can enjoy at Del Webb Lakewood Ranch is similar to what we've seen in other Del Webb communities:
21,000 square foot clubhouse with:
- State-of-the-art Fitness Center
- Group Fitness Studio
- Activity & Gathering Areas
- Catering Kitchen
- Wi-Fi Café
- Arts & Crafts
- Clubs and Classes
- Screened Verandah
- Card & Game Room
Outside, the amenities include:
- 6 Tennis, 4 Bocce & 8 Pickle Ball Courts
- Heated Resort-Style Pool & Spa
- Outdoor Barefoot Bar
- Fire Pit
- Walking Trails
- Event Lawn
- BBQ Grill Area
- Community Dog Park
A full-time “Lifestyle Director” keeps residents busy with things like:
- Pickleball & Tennis round robins
- Group Bicycle Rides
- Cooking Classes
- Book Discussions
- Game & Trivia Nights
- Sunset Cruises
- Dinner Shows
- Movie Nights
- Mah Jongg
- Travel/Trip Planning
- …and more
Del Webb Lakewood Ranch HOA Fees
The HOA fees at Del Webb Lakewood Ranch in general range from about $310 to $330 per month.
Of course there is a cost to provide and maintain all of these amenities, pay the Lifestyle Director, and so on.
But at Del Webb Lakewood Ranch those fees also include exterior landscaping and irrigation maintenance, and vary slightly depending on whether you are in a single-family home or villa.
Homes at Del Webb Lakewood Ranch
Del Webb offers 12 different single-family floorplans here from their “Scenic”, “Distinctive”, and “Echelon” home series. In addition, they also offer 2 villa floorplans from their “Vista” series.
Available floorplans range in size from 1,405 to 2,808 sq. ft. of living area, and prices for most start in the $400k to $700k range.
As you may or may not know, for the most part Del Webb builds the same floorplans across most of their different communities here in Florida. The thinking behind this is that they have decades of experience under their belt as far as knowing what kinds of floorplans prospective buyers are looking for, so there's no need to reinvent the wheel.
Want to Learn More?
At Florida Retirement Insider, I review lots of other popular Florida retirement communities just like this one.
But if you're interested in Del Webb Lakewood Ranch specifically, I've been working with the same AWESOME agent in Lakewood Ranch for almost 10 years. He can get you even more information than what I've provided here and help you figure out which other Lakewood Ranch neighborhoods might also be a fit for you based on your wants and needs.
Just fill out this form to get in touch: