Terra Lago is a lake community that is popular with active adults, despite the lack of age restrictions for residents. The quiet and laidback atmosphere attracts retirees from all across the nation. Homeowners love the relaxed living with luxurious amenities available like the 36-hole golf club, 10,000 square-foot clubhouse, and small boat access to the water. This Tuscan-themed community has more than 520 attached and single family homes.
Terra Lago rests on 256 acres along the edges of the Terra Lago Golf Club and Shadow Mountains. And residents enjoy a variety of events including parties, book clubs, and card games. The clubhouse offers the use of a fitness center, ballroom, and catering kitchen. And it’s refreshing to get out of the heat into the sparkling outdoor pool. Grandparents love to take the little ones to the wading pool and playground. And the older kids love paddle boarding and kayaking.
Terra Lago’s Golf Club was established in 1998 and hosted the PGA Skins Game from 1999 to 2002. The golf course twists up through the Chocolate Mountain foothills and offers spectacular views of various elevation changes. There are also two putting greens and a driving range.
The feature characteristics of this community’s homes are very attractive to seniors with the master bedrooms on the first floor and open layouts. There are single-family homes available for resale in the Marquesa and Cordoba neighborhoods, designed by Lennar Homes. These offer three to four bedrooms and at least two bathrooms as well as a three-car garage. You’ll find the resale of one and two story homes in the Cristallo neighborhood by Ryland Homes. These have three to six bedrooms and some have four-car garages. Many of these homes have view of the lake and golf course.
The Portofino community was designed by Woodside Homes with one and two story plans. And the Lido neighborhood by Ashbrook has townhomes and single-family homes.
Terra Lago is a beautiful haven with a variety of festivals, boutique shops, and casinos. There are medical facilities nearby and over 200 golf courses in the surrounding area. Palm Springs International Airport is only twenty miles away.
47-950 Dune Palms Road, La Quinta, CA 92253-4000
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