Sun City Texas

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    Sun City Texas by Del Webb is an oasis of finely crafted amenities and elegant homes carved into Texas hill country. Sun City Texas offers all the charm of small-town living, yet is just a short drive from the excitement and culture of Austin. The beautifully manicured community sprawls 5,300 acres providing a majestic setting for the 7,500 homes and three 18-hole golf courses.

    Sun City Texas is the largest active adult community in Texas. It is situated 35 miles north of Austin in Georgetown, TX. Del Webb started construction of Sun City TX in 1995. Since it opened, retirees have flocked to Sun City to enjoy a lifestyle that most people can only dream about. Beautiful weather, low cost of living and a vibrant social and culture scene make Austin one of the top retirement destinations in the country. Even with everything the surrounding region has to offer, most Sun City Texas residents remark that a world of endless fun can be found without ever having to leave the community.

    Sun City Texas Amenities

    At Sun City Texas there is a rich assortment of amenities, activities and clubs to suit almost any lifestyle. The Village Center at Sun City is the central hub for all community social and fitness activity. Several recreation and activity complexes combine for more than 86,000 square feet of indoor amenities. The Social and Activities Centers are home to meeting rooms, a grand ballroom with a dance floor and stage, computer lab, billiards and library. There are also several multi-purpose hobby and craft studios devoted to sewing, art, stained glass, fine china and jewelry making.

    The 20,000 square-foot Fitness Center boasts a state-of-the-art workout facility featuring the latest high end cardiovascular and weight training equipment and an indoor walking track. Several aerobics and dance studios promote fun exercise classes such yoga, pilates and aerobics. Plus, there is an indoor lap pool and spa and an outdoor beach entry resort-style pool.

    There are also other great amenities such as a 4,000 square-foot woodshop and the Veterans Memorial Plaza, which is an 82-foot limestone wall containing 2,700 engraved bricks commemorating servicemen from across the country.
    Sport and fitness enthusiasts will cherish the abundance of outdoor amenities in Sun City Texas. The 5,000 square-foot Legacy Hills Pavilion is an open-air facility overlooking Berry Creek Lake. The pavilion plays host to many neighborhood gatherings and parties. A nine-mile network of walking and biking trails surround the lake and wind through nature preserves and natural wooded areas. There are also numerous tennis, pickleball and bocce ball courts, a softball field, gardening plots and a dog park.

    Sun City Texas Golf Courses

    There are three championship 18-hole golf courses at Sun City in Texas. Legacy Hills, designed by PGA Hall of Famer Billy Casper and architect Greg Nash, is ranked among the best golf courses in Texas. Additionally, golfers can enjoy the fun and challenging White Wing course or the recently opened Cowan Creek course. Each of the golf courses offer a unique set of challenges and characteristics that are sure to entertain both experts and weekend novices.

    After a round of golf, residents of Del Webb Texas like to gather at Sparky's. The neighborhood restaurant offers a diverse lunch and dinner menu that is perfect for a casual lunch and happy hour with friends or a quiet retreat for an elegant dinner with your significant other.

    Sun City Texas Homes & Real Estate

    There is a broad mix of both new and resale homes for sale in Sun City Texas. A variety of housing styles and prices are available that match the preferences and budgets of almost any buyer. Del Webb started building Sun City Texas in 1995 and construction is still underway. Throughout the past 15 years, Del Webb has offered several dozen floor plans. Homebuyers can select from single-family and attached duplex homes that range from 931 to over 5,000 square feet. Whether you prefer a highly upgraded luxury home with a golf course view or an inexpensive villa, the choices are endless.

    Most homes in Sun City Texas include two or three bedrooms, two baths and a two-car garage. Larger homes offer a den or extra bedrooms and three-car garages. Included features and available upgrades range from very basic to highly upgraded homes with gourmet kitchens, spa-like bathrooms and custom outdoor living space.

    Sun City Texas Lifestyle

    Residents of Sun City Texas boast that the lifestyle is as big as the state. Regardless of your passions, you are sure to find other like-minded residents who share your interests. There are dozens of clubs and interest groups including card clubs, tennis, woodworking, arts and crafts, stained glass, pickleball, photography, bocce ball and much more. Plus, a community activities director and fitness instructor are continually supplying an exciting lineup of fun activities, events and social outings. Everyday residents of Sun City Texas can choose from activities that range from water aerobics and golf tournaments to neighborhood parties and bus trips to Austin. Additionally, Senior University, which has a partnership with Georgetown's Southwestern University, offers continuing education classes to Sun City TX residents.

    AreaSun City Texas Amenities
    •Village Center Amenity Complex - 86,000 Sq. Ft.
    •Three 18-Hole Championship Golf Courses
    •Sparky's Restaurant
    •State-of-the-Art Fitness Center
    •Indoor Walking Track
    •Indoor Pool
    •2 Outdoor Resort-style Pools
    •Aerobics & Dance Studio
    •Card Room
    •Ceramics Studio
    •Arts & Crafts Studio
    •Sewing Studio
    •Stained Glass Studio
    •Outdoor Amphitheater
    •Multi-Purpose Room
    •Woodworking Shop
    •9 Miles of Walking & Biking Trails
    •12 Tennis Courts
    •4 Pickleball Courts
    •8 Bocce Ball Courts

    Sun City Texas Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes
    There are plenty of activities available in Sun City Texas. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

    •Aggies Boosters
    •Alternative Health & Wellness
    •Amateur Radio
    •Ballroom Dance
    •California Group
    •Catholics Group
    •Computer Club
    •Country Line Dance
    •Country Western Dance
    •Creative Clay & China
    •Dance & Drill
    •Dominos & Table Games
    •Dulcimers SIG
    •Duplicate Bridge
    •Eagles Boosters
    •Fabric & Fiber
    •Foreign Language
    •Georgetown Area Republican Women
    •Golf Clubs (Men's & Women's)
    •Havurah Shalom
    •Horseshoes & Washers
    •Hunting & Fishing
    •Investment Education
    •Life Sciences
    •Line Dance
    •Mah Jongg
    •Men's Golf Association
    •Portal Editors
    •Prostate Cancer Support
    •Social Bridge
    •Square & Round Dance
    •Stained Glass
    •Sun City Mentors
    •Visual Arts
    •Horseshoe Pits
    •Softball Field
    •Fishing Lake
    •Parks & Natural Space
    •Playground for Grandkids
    •Dog Park
    •Picnic Pavilion
    •Gardening Plots

    The homes and lifestyle in Sun City Texas are truly magnificent but the surrounding area is as much of an attraction as the community itself. Within minutes of Sun City, there is an abundant array of shopping and dining outlets. Nearby, Southwestern University Performing Arts and The Palace Theater on the Square are great entertainment venues. Lake Georgetown, which offers great boating and fishing, is only three miles from Sun City Texas. Plus, the sights and sounds of Austin, TX are only 30 minutes to the south. The city is renowned for its great shopping, vibrant nightlife and top-notch culture and entertainment spots
    Last edited: Sep 12, 2012

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