Turtle Shores Homes For Sale
Turtle Shores is a beautiful coastal beach community in Florida, nestled between the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean just north of Vilano Beach and St. Augustine on the southern end of Ponte Vedra Beach. This secluded community has a lovely beachy atmosphere with lots largely left in their natural state featuring mature oak and palm trees twisted into beautifully unique shapes by ocean years of ocean breezes. Homes in the community are surrounded by breathtaking views of the ocean, the marshlands and the Intracoastal Waterway.
The community features approximately 300 single family homes that were built in the mid-2000s, these homes are both modern and luxurious. Homes range from single story through three story and from 1500 to over 3000 square feet with a variety of floor plans. Many of the multi-story homes feature balconies which offer even more beautiful views. Though it is somewhat secluded, Turtle Shores is nearby plenty of options for employment, education, entertainment as well as unique shopping, dining opportunities. Public education for the community is provided by the St. Johns County Public School Districts. Turtle Shore youth attend classes at Ketterlinus Elementary School, Sebastion Middle School and St. Augustine High School.
Many Turtle Shore residents join the Serenata Beach Club which is just down the road from the community. The club features a beautiful dining room, cozy cocktail lounge and multiple covered verandas that look out over the views of ocean and surrounding landscape. The club has a large family pool as well as a unique adults only pool as well as lovely beachfront areas complete with a sandy expanse of beach supplied with umbrellas and chairs perfect for an afternoon of beach games, cook outs, swimming, building sand castles and so much more. The club also provides equipment rental for kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, surfboards and boogie boards. Another location that is a local favorite is the Guana Tolomato Mantanza National Reserve that lies just north of Turtle Shores. The reserve has sprawling lands that hold a nature center, hiking, biking and paddling trails, area for boating, fishing and hunting, as well as area for wildlife observation and bird watching.
Turtle Shores has many wonderful amenities for its residents, perhaps the most important is beach access. Residents can reach the beach via the “Turtle Tunnel” which allows them to reach the beach safely passing beneath the highway. The boardwalk leads the way past a beautiful pavilion area and to the beach itself where residents can sun, swim and more. The community has a community swimming pool, hot tub, playground and tennis courts. Its fitness center features a variety fitness and strength equipment. With so many amenities residents have every opportunity to embrace a healthy active lifestyle. Homes for sale in Turtle Shores in Vilano Beach are the perfect combination of modern home and cozy beach house.
For help exploring your real estate options in Turtle Shores call Suzy Evans at 904-347-5447. Call today and find the beach house of your dreams.
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