Sun City West is Worth the Hype
Arizona’s active adult retirement community is buzzing with news of Sun City West claiming a coveted spot on 55places.com’s annual “55 Best 55+ Communities for 2016” list. Not only did it beat out all the other communities in the state of Arizona, it came in third in the nation! We couldn’t be more thrilled that this community we’ve been bragging about for years is finally getting well-deserved attention for being the best of the best. But why? Well, we’re here to tell you exactly why Sun City West deserves every bit of the hype surrounding it, and we will start with its stellar amenities.
Sun City West’s Association offers more than $125 million worth of amenities including 100 chartered clubs, a retail arts and crafts store, a 40,000-volume private library, four recreation centers, a 30-lane bowling center and seven (yes, SEVEN) golf courses. With this kind of entertainment right in your backyard, it will be even more impossible for people to get on your calendar than before you retired.
Sun City West boasts an amazing seven community golf courses. Not only do residents have the opportunity to play a different course every day of the week, Sun City West arranges various kinds of golf events. Whether it’s a community tournament, couples events or night putting, there is always something to do at one of its many courses. Not a golfer? You’re in luck. Sun City West also has a golf academy for those looking to learn. No excuses here!
For those not interested in hitting the links there are plenty of activities in the community’s four state-of-the-art recreation centers. At the Beardsley Center enjoy an Olympic-sized indoor pool, fitness center, mini-golf course, a G-scale model railroad track, and a children’s playground. At the Kuentz Center you can take advantage of an outdoor pool, tennis courts, walking trails, softball fields, a woodworking shop and even a theatre. The Palm Ridge Center offers an impressive three pools, pickleball courts and a ballroom for those dancing enthusiasts. Still not enough? Spend the afternoon at the R.H. Johnson center playing racquetball, billiards, bocce ball, table tennis or taking pet Fido to one of the two doggie parks! Between these four facilities, there’s something for everyone.
Clubs and Travel
For those looking to meet some new friends or get out of town for the weekend, Sun City West doesn’t disappoint there either. The community organizes dozens of out-of-town travel events. Spend a weekend in the Fall in picturesque Mexico, Thanksgiving at the Opry or a fun-filled January weekend at the Rose Parade. Let Sun City West take care of all the travel planning details while you’re playing a round of tennis.
If you’d rather stick close to home, Sun City West offers 100 chartered clubs. Whether you’re a stamp collector, an automotive enthusiast, or a focused investor – there’s a club for you to join alongside people that understand your hobby or passion.
It’s no surprise that Sun City West has been recognized nationally for its incredible culture and packed social calendar. For a Baby Boomer looking to stay active in retirement or someone hoping to find a new passion in their Golden Years, Sun City West offers more than just a neighborhood. It offers a chance to explore new interests, meet people from all walks of life looking for the same active community you are, and a lifestyle that is miles away from boring. Let us show you what all the fuss is about at the bustling Sun City West 55+ active adult community.