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Boasting the lowest total cost of ownership as compared to surrounding communities, Legends Golf & Country Club is a bundled, gated, and private community. Legends' mission statement states the following: “To provide a private country club lifestyle for members and guests that fulfills their needs through a variety of recreational and social activities.” With a newly renovated 18-hole golf course, lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, a state of the art fitness and aerobics center, complete dining facilities, a resort-style pool, and bocce courts, it definitely seems that Legends Golf & Country Club is well on their way to fulfilling their mission statement.
Why Live In Legends?
Legends Golf and Country Club, or simply Legends, is a secured community covering 650 acres in the Daniels Corridor of Fort Myers. Of the 650 acres, 223 acres are considered preserves or conservation land to provide the lush greenery of what makes this part of Florida a tropical paradise. Here, residents can take in all the cypress preserves, large lakes, green fairways and elegant landscaping every day.
The location of Legends is highly sought after being in the Fort Myers area where there is so much to do and experience. Within minutes from the community are natural wonders such as the Mound Key Archaeological State Park, Lovers Key State Park, Estero Bay Preserve State Park, and Bunche Beach Preserve.
Downtown Fort Myers is also nearby to satisfy the modern cravings of entertainment and recreation for the young generation. When it comes to shopping, dining, and entertainment, the city of Fort Myers is able to fulfill every whim of the residents of the communities that surround it. Southwest Florida International Airport is less than ten minutes away, as well as the Bell Tower Shops. Location is just the beginning when it comes to Legends.
Legends Golf and Country Club offers the residents different home styles to cater to the various tastes of the residents. The real estate properties here are condominiums, garden homes, executive homes, patio homes, twin villas and estate homes.
The four story elevator condominiums have four floor plans to choose from each with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Floor areas are named Clifton, Bradford, Carlisle and Berkshire with spaces ranging from 1,277 to 1,698 square feet.
Those that want a more private residence, garden homes are available in the Legends community. Four floor plans can be looked into such as Braxton, Cornell, Dresden, and Williston with floor areas between 1,279 and 1,715 square feet. These homes have two bedrooms and two bathrooms with dens for Braxton and Cornell plans.
For executive homes in the Legends community, residents can also choose among four floor plans namely Brighton, Devon, Ascot, and Foxhall. Floor areas start from 2,661 square feet up to 3,027 square feet, ensuring spacious living areas. The minimum for each home is two bedrooms and two bathrooms, with the den area as an option to be an additional room.
Patio homes come in three floor plans such as Aberdeen, Bridgeport, and Yorktown. Floor areas range from 2,018 to 2,109 square feet with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a den in each home. These homes have wide garages and lanai areas to accommodate cars as well as provide viewing area of the community’s beautiful landscape.
Twin villas also come in three floor plans entited Malvern, Stratford, and Winchester. Living spaces of these homes are roomy with areas ranging from 1,503 to 1,785 square feet. All these homes have two bathrooms and two-car garages. Malvern has two bedrooms with a den while Stratford and Winchester have three bedrooms.
As a golf and country club, it is natural that the Legends community is proud to offer their golf course. Joe Lee, who has designed resort courses at Walt Disney World, designed the Legends' par 72 golf course, which offers 6,652 yards of play, and offers a challenging, but fun golf game experience for all skill types. A driving range is available to improve your driving and iron game, and a putting/chipping green is in place to practice that critical short game. Residents are able to play the golf course without paying for cart or green fees due to the fact that membership is already bundled up with their purchase of the real estate property. As a private golf course, residents can enjoy the course, and know that every member cares for it as equally as the grounds crew.
Legends offers a superb pool area, where members and guests can relax in either the pool or hot tub. A large deck allows plenty of room to sunbathe. A waterfall is also part of the pool and hot tub area which offers a great place to cool down. Although the pool is outdoors, the waterfall flows down, with the added benefit of a shaded, rock area that allows for cooler water and cooler temperatures during even the hottest summer months. Additionally, a walk up mini bar allows members and member guests to enjoy ice cold beverages. The tennis facility features six lighted Har-Tru tennis courts and a pro shop which offers members and their guests plenty of space to play and a spot to purchase merchandise that will benefit their tennis game. A tennis pro is on site to assist with lessons, grouped or private.
The fitness center, which features strength training and cardio machines, is sure to meet the fitness goals of anyone who regularly attends. Fitness directors are on site to assist with all your fitness needs.
Legends' private restaurant is located within their beautiful clubhouse and only available to members and member guests. A professional culinary staff offers only the finest dishes that are able to meet the expectations of even the pickiest eaters. Weddings and other special events are also common with the beautiful golf course, large lakes, and towering palm trees.
If you are searching to settle down in the area, and are seeking an active, friendly community that is in colse proximity to many of the areas most popular attractions and shopping destinations, then Legends Golf & Country Club is a community that you will definitely want to thoroughly investigate!