Ultimate Guide to Active Adult Living in Sarasota and Manatee Counties: Decoding Del Webb Bayview, Catalina, and Sunchase

Active Adult Living in Sarasota / Manatee Counties 

Are you dreaming of a vibrant retirement in the Florida sunshine? Sunshine, social connections, and an active lifestyle await in Sarasota and Manatee Counties, Florida! Calling all retirees, snowbirds, and active adults aged 55 and over – we’ve got the perfect Del Webb community for you! Dive into the allure of “Active Adult Living in Sarasota and Manatee Counties” and explore exceptional communities such as Del Webb Bayview, Catalina, Sunchase, Lakewood Ranch, and Parrish! Join us as we unveil the unique features of each community.

Explore Exceptional Active Adult Living Options:

Del Webb Bayview Community Entrance in Parrish, FloridaDel Webb Bayview | Parrish, FL:

Homes Starting in the High $371,990+1,405 – 3,361 sqft | Single Family Home

If you’re yearning for a peaceful haven, Del Webb Bayview in Parrish might be your perfect escape. This established community offers a relaxed atmosphere with twelve one-story floor plans starting from the upper $300,000s, catering to various budgets.


  • State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
  • Full Service Restaurant, Sailfish Bar & Grille
  • Multi-Million Dollar Driftwood Clubhouse
  • Expansive Amenity Campus
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– Quiet and friendly atmosphere
– Affordable homes*Cons:*
– Limited shopping and dining options nearby (Parrish is still growing)

Del Webb Catalina (Coming Soon – Fall 2024) | Lakewood Ranch:

Price Coming SOON | Varied Home Styles

Be among the first to experience the buzz of Del Webb Catalina! Nestled in the heart of Lakewood Ranch, this highly anticipated community offers central access to shopping, dining, and entertainment, complemented by resort-style amenities.


  • 55+ Resort Community
  • 1,300 Future Front Doors
  • Gated Entry
  • 15-Acre Lakeside Amenities
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– Vibrant new community in Lakewood Ranch
– Easy access to shops, restaurants, and entertainment
– Resort-style amenities

– Pricing details not yet available (likely higher due to location)

Del Webb Sunchase (Coming Soon – Early 2025) | Parrish, FL:

Price Coming SOON | Varied Home Styles

A Vibrant Oasis in Parrish! Calling all active adults! Del Webb Sunchase, a brand-new gated community in Parrish, promises a convenient location with easy access to major cities, offering a vibrant lifestyle with various amenities.


  • Poolside Fire Fit
  • Indoor and Outdoor Bar and Grill
  • Sports courts, Walking Trails, and Fitness Center
  • Resort-Style Pool, Lap Pool, and Resistance Pool
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– Affordable compared to Lakewood Ranch
– Convenient location close to major cities
– Abundance of amenities for an active lifestyle
– Nature focus on preserved areas and man-made lakes

– Limited shopping and dining options currently (Parrish is still growing)

Del Webb Lakewood RanchBirds Eye view of Waterside Place in Lakewood Ranch, Florida (SOLD OUT) | Lakewood Ranch, FL:

(Resale Opportunities): Varied Prices | 1,405 – 2,808 sqft | Single Family Homes & Villas

Explore the legacy of Del Webb Lakewood Ranch, now sold out but featuring enticing resale homes. This perennial favorite for active adults combines elegance and convenience, offering top-notch healthcare, diverse dining options, and retail stores, all within a short drive of Sarasota and Tampa.


  • Premier Lakewood Ranch Location
  • Unmatched Amenities
  • Full-Time Lifestyle Director
  • Private, Gated Community
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– Can get crowded during peak seasons (snowbird influx)


Lisa McBride and her team The Sarasota Neighborhood ExpertsYour dream retirement in the Florida sunshine is just a step away! Dive into the exceptional world of active adult living in Sarasota and Manatee Counties with Lisa McBride, the Sarasota Neighborhood Expert. From the tranquil havens of Del Webb Bayview to the buzz of the upcoming Del Webb Catalina, the vibrant oasis of Sunchase, and the enduring elegance of Lakewood Ranch, your perfect community is waiting.


Ready to take the next exciting step? Contact Lisa today at (941) 373 5880 or via email at [email protected]. Let’s turn your vision of the ideal active adult lifestyle into a reality. Don’t miss out on the endless possibilities Sarasota County has to offer – start your sunny Florida adventure now!


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