The natural beauty of Verandah underlies this private master-planned golf course community located on the banks of the Orange River in east Fort Myers. The lifestyle and amenities for residents include a Riverfront Clubhouse, planned social events, clubs and activities for residents to get to know one another and also to join one another in fostering an active lifestyle. Verandah is well located, just 3 minutes from I-75; 10 minutes to the airport; 15 minutes from downtown Fort Myers; 20 minutes to the beach; and only 1 minute to the Shops at Verandah that are just around the corner, including a grocery store.
Residents can keep up with their favorite activities or try new ones with full-time Activities and Fitness Directors. Verandah features two award-winning world-class golf courses, Bob Cupp-created Old Orange and Jack Nicklaus-designed Whispering Oak, recognized by Golf Advisor among two of the Top 25 courses in Florida. Whispering Oak was named one of the Top 5 private courses in the United States by Golf Magazine. There is also an onsite Golf House Pro Shop. For tennis lovers, there are five Har-Tru tennis courts. The social centerpiece, however, at Verandah is The River House overlooking views of the Orange River with full-service dining in addition to a café; 9 miles of boardwalks and trails for walking, jogging, and biking; an updated state-of-the-art fitness center with dedicated spin room and a resort-style pool; dog park with covered areas; kayaking along the Orange River; and a wide variety of clubs, whether card games, music, gourmet, art or horseback riding. There is on-site shopping with a grocery store, restaurants and bank.
Home styles at Verandah include single-family homes, maintenance-free villas and coach homes, or you can build a custom home. Prices start from the $200s to more than $1 million. Homes feature 2 bedrooms+ Den up to 4 bedrooms + Den. Verandah is an environmentally friendly and sustainable community with two-thirds of the community set aside as open space, including trails, parks, natural preserve areas, lakes, wetlands and golf courses.
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