SPRUCE CREEK PRESERVE
55 Plus Active Adult Retirement Community Dunnellon, Florida
Welcome to The Spruce Creek
Quick Facts About Spruce Creek Preserve 55+ Community
Southwest 136th Place Dunnellon, Florida 34432
Price Range - Low $ 100’s to $ 200’s+
Number Of Homes - 810
Gated - Yes
55+ Age restriction
Home Types - Resale Homes Only
18-Hole Spruce Creek Golf & Country Club
Spruce Creek Preserve: Offers the Finest Active Adult Living
You deserve the finest of active adult living. That’s exactly what you get from Spruce Creek Preserve. This age-restricted community has everything you need to live the best part of your life.
Located in the thoroughbred center of Ocala, Florida, Spruce Creek Preserve is sprawling on 416 acres of lush green grounds. It offers first-class facilities, amenities, and homes to promote your well-being and sustain a happy active adult lifestyle.
This gated-community is not far from Ocala’s commercial center. It’s also not far from the natural wonders of Ocala. With easy access to Interstate 75, getting to other cities such as Tampa, Orlando, and Gainesville is a breeze.
Now take a look at why Spruce Creek Preserve offers the finest active adult living.
Easy Access To and From Spruce Creek Preserve
Location is very critical when choosing a community, more so an active adult community. Of course, you would want to be living in an area where everything is close by.
Living near medical facilities is a huge factor to consider. If not, it’s one of the critical parameters in choosing a great an active adult community.
Spruce Creek Preserve’s great location brings you close to modern medical facilities.
There are a lot of them to choose from in the area. Adjacent Spruce Creek Preserve is Ocala Health. This grand medical facility can accommodate thousands of patients. It’s definitely a lot larger than the Ocala Regional Medical Center and West Marion Community Hospital, which are also nearby.
Other medical facilities such as the Senior Wellness Community Center, TimberRidge Medical Center, and Prompt Primary Care of Ocala are also pretty close to Spruce Creek Preserve. You need not have to worry about your healthcare needs.
When it comes to your other personal needs such as shopping, dining, wining, and entertainment, Spruce Creek Preserve’s proximity to the downtown area of Ocala provides all that. The Historic Downtown Square is home to many concerts and events. Surrounding the Square are commercial areas for your all your shopping, banking, and dining needs. This area gives you a unique blend of the past and present. It’s an awesome place to drop by especially when family members are visiting.
Spruce Creek Preserve offers more than just easy access to medical facilities and commercial areas. The easy location to and from the Spruce Creek Preserve community brings you closer to the natural wonders Ocala is known for.
Living in Spruce Creek Preserve
brings you closer to the pristine and shimmering lakes of Ocala. The Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve features one of the many lovely lakes of Ocala. You can enjoy the serene lakeview while biking, hiking, and horseback riding. Canoe rides are also available. You can also get a glimpse of the wildlife in the area.
The Doris Leeper Spruce Creek Preserve is just one of the many natural wonders that are nearby. There’s a lot to explore and keep you busy. You can visit the Silver Springs State Park nearby as well. Considered to be the most popular springs in the Ocala or maybe even in the entire Marion County, you can take a ride in their most famous Glass-Bottom Boats.
You can also do an agricultural tour by visiting the U-Pick Farm. Experience fruit picking while exploring the organic farms of Florida. This is a great place to get some of your organic produce.
There’s just no way you can ever skip seeing the wonderful horse ranches in the area. As a thoroughbred center, Ocala offers about 1200 horse farms that you can visit. There are about 35,000 thoroughbreds in Ocala that are worth seeing and admiring.
In case you want to see other popular destinations outside Ocala, you can easily drive to Disney World and Sea World in Orlando.
Without a doubt, the enviable location of Spruce Creek Preserve provides easy access to everything you will ever need.
The Finest Active Adult Living
Active adult living is at its finest in Spruce Creek Preserve. You get to access to the world-class Eagle Ridge Golf Club where you can play on a glorious Terry Doss-designed championship course.
The Eagle Ridge Golf Club is just one of the many highlights of the Spruce Creek Country Club.
This resort-like country club is home to various recreational facilities and activities you can have access to. The Horizon Center is where you can meet and party with the other residents. It features a grand ballroom and venues for craft making classes and club meetings.
One of its most anticipated social activity here is led by the Kitchen Club. Featuring a state-of-the-art catering kitchen, the Kitchen Club cooks for the whole community every Tuesday. Residents can enjoy a sumptuous meal for just five dollars.
The Horizon Center also features various rooms for card games, computer learning and usage, meetings, and billiards. There’s also a library where you can spend some quiet time. Outside the Horizon Center are bocce and shuffle board courts.
Another venue for exciting activities is the Lake Vista Recreational Area. This is where you can work out in a state-of-the-art fitness center or maybe even do some lapping in an indoor pool. It boasts of a massage room and an outdoor spa.
Other outdoor activities in this area include softball and horseshoe pit. Aside from the scenic ponds, there are also walking and biking trails for you to enjoy and explore. This also the place where the residents meet up for some yummy barbeque events.
The Peninsula Park Recreation Area adds more sport and outdoor amenities. This area boasts of an outdoor heated pool with a spa nearby. There are also some tennis and pickleball courts. Walking and biking trails have been added here so that you can appreciate the well-preserved natural landscape of the area.
Given the world-class facilities and amenities of Spruce Creek Preserve, it’s pretty easy to experience the finest active adult living here.
The Captivating Homes of Spruce Creek Preserve
Spruce Creek Preserve offers captivating homes for you to choose from. To preserve the close-knit feeling of the community, Spruce Creek Preserve only has 810 homes. Nonetheless, there a lot of model home units to choose from. There are move-in ready homes. You can also build your home based on your own specifications.
You can choose from their various model home collections such as the Pinnacle, Dover Canyon, Castle Rock, and Martin Ray. The Pinnacle Homes offer an awesome view of the golf course. Some houses in this particular home collection have their private pool.
One of their most popular floor plans is the Martin Ray Homes that have a square footage ranging from 1,968 to 3016. These homes feature a golf cart parking area.
Most homes feature a flex room that you can transform. They have high ceiling and are pretty much energy efficient. Some homes also come with an attic which is a great option for another bedroom.
The captivating homes of Spruce Creek Preserve top off the finest active adult lifestyle you will experience in this premier gated-community.
To say the least, Spruce Creek Preserve has got your active adult lifestyle covered.
If you look at everything this community has to offer, you’re sure to experience the finest active adult living that Central Florida Has to Offer!
Spruce Creek Preserve Amenities
- Horizon Center – 32,000 Sq. Ft.
- Game Room
- Grand Ballroom
- Meeting Room
- 2 Card Rooms
- Billiards Room
- Computer Center
- Catering Kitchen
- Outdoor Resort-Style Pool & Spa
- Covered Lanai
- 5 Bocce Ball Courts
- 6 Shuffle Board Courts
- State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
- Aerobics Room
- Indoor Lap Pool
- Locker Rooms
- Massage Room
- Outdoor Spa
- Lake Vista Fitness Center – 14,000 Sq. Ft.
- Half Basketball Court
- Softball Field
- 6 Horseshoe Pits
- Community BBQ Grills
- Picnic Pavilion
- Scenic Ponds
- Walking & Biking Trails
- Outdoor Heated Pool & Spa
- 7 Tennis Courts
- 12 Pickleball Courts
- Sand Volleyball Court
- Eagle Ridge Golf Club
- Toppers Tavern
- Golf Pro Shop
- Four 9-Hole Golf Courses
- Putting Green
- Driving Range
- Nature Preserve
- Walking & Biking Trails
Spruce Creek Preserve Lifestyle
- 2-bit Shufflers
- Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support
- Angels on Request
- Arts & Crafts League
- Billiards (Ladies)
- Club 36 Discussion
- Crafty Quilters & Needle Artists
- Fountain Singers
- Fountain Squares (Square Dance)
- Fountain Woodcarvers
- German-American Friends
- Metaphysical Group
- Model Yacht
- Moonwalkers (Walking Club)
- Nature Explorer
- Nine Hole Men’s Group
- Singles Group
- Spruce Creek Anglers (Fishing)
- Spruce Creek Country Club Car Club
- Starlight Dance
- Writers’ Bloc
- Billiards (Men)
- Bocce Ball
- Book Discussion Group
- Bowling (Co-Ed)
- Del Webb Spruce Creek Flyers
- Diamond Dixie Cloggers
- Dolphinettes (Synchronized Swimming)
- Duplicate Bridge
- Hand & Foot
- Happy Tails Dog Club
- Hearing Impaired Group
- Horizon Players
- Par Nine
- Paula’s Clown Alley
- Pay Me
- Straight Line Dancing
- Table Tennis Association
- Tea-Quila Rose (Tea Club)
- Bridge (Social)
- Buddies (Healthy Lifestyles)
- Cancer Support Group
- Eagle Ridge Ladies Golf
- Eagle Ridge Men’s Golf
- Eagle Ridge Riders (Motorcycles)
- Everything & Swing
- Keeping in Touch (Help for Shut-ins)
- Ladies 9-Hole Golf Association
- Ladies Lunch Bunch / Sunset Diners
- Mah Jongg
- Rhythm & Notes (Dance)
- SCCC Horseshoe Pitching Assoc.
- Tree Climbers (Genealogy)
- Veterans Group
- Water Volleyball
- Waterbugs (Aquacize)