In Las Vegas, golf courses and casinos go hand in hand; in fact, Las Vegas golf courses outnumber Strip casinos. There are more than 60 golf courses in the Las Vegas area, many developed by world-class golf course designers. If golf is your favorite pastime, living on a golf course may suit your lifestyle. Here are a few key neighborhoods and communities in Las Vegas that might be right for you.
Southeast of Las Vegas in Henderson, you’ll find the master-planned community of Anthem. Golf course homes can be found in both the gated Anthem Country Club and the age-restricted community of Sun City Anthem. Both the Anthem Country Club and Revere Golf Club offer panoramic views of the Las Vegas valley along with a challenging game for players of all levels. Sun City Anthem features more than 7,000 single-story homes with access to three recreational centers, sport courts, and golf. The Anthem Country Club features single-family homes nestled around a private golf course and clubhouse that features tennis, fitness, and on-site dining.
Silverstone Ranch is a master-planned golf community located to the northwest. This guard-gated community has amenities that include lighted tennis and basketball courts, parks, playgrounds, and putting greens. Homes in this neighborhood range in size from 1,600 to 4,500 square feet with golf frontage homes available. Golf memberships Silverstone Golf Club are available.
Lake Las Vegas
Lake Las Vegas is located about 20 miles south of Las Vegas on the way to Lake Mead. The community surrounds a 320-acre man-made lake with world-class hotels, restaurants, and entertainment. Lake Las Vegas is made up of 19 neighborhoods that include condos, town homes, single-family homes, waterfront homes, and custom home sites. If you are looking for your own little oasis in the desert with proximity to the Las Vegas golf courses, Lake Las Vegas is a great place to look for your new home.
The master planned community of Southern Highlands is conveniently located off Interstate 15 in southwest Las Vegas. Right behind the guard gate, you’ll find Southern Highlands Golf Club, a premier golf community with a Robert Trent Jones-designed golf course. This is one of the private Las Vegas golf courses. It offers exquisite dining, a recreation center, and spa. A variety of new and resale homes can be found in the hillside community, including single-family homes and luxurious golf front mansions.
Queensridge is located in the master-planned community of Peccole Ranch, next to the popular Summerlin community. Queensridge is unlike any community in the valley. Visitors and residents are welcomed by lush greenery and astounding iron horse statues. Single-family homes ranging from 1,600 to more than 15,000 square feet make up the enclave of 600 homes. The popular Badlands Golf Course winds through the community, and many of the homes boast golf frontage.
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