Welcome to Wellen Park! (formerly the West Villages) Wellen Park is centrally located on the Gulf Coast of Florida and 1 hour South of Tampa Bay, Wellen Park is a vibrant, expanding community that is rich in its diversity and amenity offerings. It is located in Sarasota County between North Port and Venice. There are seven distinct neighborhoods boasting resort-style amenities that blend together to create a sense of community. With only minutes to local beaches in the Gulf of Mexico, shopping, delicious restaurants and easy access to the Myakka River, your adventure awaits!
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In 2014, the area was named Best Sports-Friendly Vacation Destination by Sports Events Media Group. The homes are located near one of Florida’s oldest and largest rivers, the Myakka River, which stretches for 58 square miles. Wellen Park's location makes it possible for a seemingly endless array of shops and restaurants. The community was also named as one of the Best Places to Open a Small Business. There are nearly 100 local clubs and volunteer opportunities to choose from. Children attend A-rated schools in the Sarasota County School District and have access to several community playgrounds. Wellen Park is also located in close approximation to the State College of Florida. Wellen Parks’ Grand Palm was named as one of the 50 best communities in the United States in 2017 by Where to Retire magazine.
Wellen Park is just minutes from Interstate 75 and about an hour South of Tampa Bay, approximately 60 miles. The Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is a 45-minute drive making travel simple and convenient. Forbes listed Venice as one of the best cities to retire to and Coastal Magazine listed it as one of the top ten happiest seaside cities. Gulf Beaches are just minutes away. There is always a gorgeous sunset to catch along with boating, swimming, and fishing. Your tropical oasis awaits!
Wellen Park Real Estate Market
Real Estate values are expected to increase in Wellen Park as it is within close proximity to the Spring Training Camp for the Atlanta Braves. Wellen Park ranked 5th in sales in the United States in 2017 with properties ranging from the low $200,000s to the upper $600,000s. Homes for sale in Wellen Park include single-family homes, coach homes, executive homes, manor homes, townhomes, and twin villas. There are also opportunities for multi-generational living. Whether you are looking for a maintenance-free property or a home with adequate space for entertaining, Wellen Park has the perfect location to fit your needs.
Englewood, Venice, North Port, and Nokomis are nearby cities and towns for you to explore. Wellen Park is also located near the State College of Florida. The communities are within driving distance to Siesta Key Beach, America’s #1 rated beach. With properties ranging from the low $200s to the upper $600s, Wellen Park ranked 5th in sales in the United States in 2017.
Wellen Park Subdivisions
Wellen Park is centrally located along the Southwest Coast of Florida. It borders the Gulf of Mexico with its location being just an hour south of Tampa Bay. Wellen Park has seven distinct neighborhoods each featuring countless amenities for you to enjoy within close proximity to the Gulf of Mexico. These communities include Gran Paradiso, Grand Palm, Island Walk, Oasis, The Preserve, Renaissance, and Sarasota National. Each has their own unique style yet they seamlessly blend together to create a sense of community.
Gran Paradiso is a Tuscan-inspired gated community offering executive, coach, state, and townhomes with lake and preserve views.
Grand Palm is a nature-centered community with an endless array of onsite amenities including its own private island.
Islandwalkis one of the fastest selling neighborhoods in the area for almost a decade thanks to its quick access to the Gulf of Mexico and modern conveniences.
Oasisfeatures homes lined along a nature reserve within walking distance to the Myakka River and immediate access to pristine golf courses.
Renaissancehomes are complemented by a wealth of amenities including a resort-style clubhouse and a private 32-acre park.
Sarasota National is home to a championship 18 hole golf course and over 1,300 acres of preserve and nature space.
The Preserve home sites feature water or nature preserve views and local access to the beaches of the Gulf of Mexico.
Wellen Park Community Amenities
Wellen Park offers a seemingly endless array of activities to enjoy. You can do a little bit of everything or just relax in the warm, tropical breezes of the Gulf of Mexico! Wellen Park has some of the most exclusive amenities in the Southwest Florida area. Whether you are interested in enjoying the gorgeous Florida weather from home or you are intrigued by what the surrounding cities and towns have to offer, there is an abundance of both onsite and offsite amenities to satisfy your need for adventure in Wellen Park. Some of the community amenities include:
Nearby Farmers’ Market
Located near the State College of Florida
Local access to the Gulf of Mexico beaches
Short distance to the Atlanta Braves Spring Training Facility
Nearly 100 clubs and volunteer opportunities
A-rated schools in the Sarasota County School District
Numerous playgrounds and parks including pet-friendly sites
Wellen Park Real Estate Agents
Are you looking to buy or sell a home in Wellen Park? Our Venice real estate agents are ready to help guide you through the process of buying a home in the Grand Palm community. We have expert knowledge of the market dynamics that are unique to the Grand Palm real estate market. We are here to help!
Contact our full-time Realtors here at Program Realty to request more information about buying or selling property in Grande Palm. We also have a state of the art property valuation website that can help you see the property value estimate of your Grand Palm home within minutes. See below:
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