Your Guide to Lakewood Ranch Real Estate, Schools, Shopping & Healthcare
Best Lakewood Ranch Golf Communities
For the avid golfer, Lakewood Ranch offers multiple golf and country club communities. Most of these golf courses are private and were designed by Arnold Palmer.
- Country Club East
- The Country Club
- Lakewood National Golf Club
- Esplanade Golf & Country Club
Best Lakewood Ranch Neighborhoods
Lakewood Ranch offers a wide selection of top neighborhoods to call home. Many of these communities are family-friendly and offer great water views and have nature trails nearby.
- Waterside (includes Lakehouse Cove & Shoreview)
- The River Club
- The Lake Club
- The Isles
- Polo Run
- Central Park
- Arbor Grande
- Mallory Park
- Star Farms
- Lorraine Lakes
- Esplanade at Azario
Lakewood Ranch Senior Communities
- Del Webb Senior Community
Lakewood Ranch Assisted Living Communities
- Windsor at Lakewood Ranch
- Inspired Living at Lakewood Ranch
- The Sheridan at Lakewood Ranch
Lakewood Ranch Town Centers
Lakewood Ranch was planned with three town centers for residents and families to gather, have fun with friends while enjoying outdoor festivities and events, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.
Waterside Place Town Center from Above
Lakewood Ranch Shopping Plazas
Residents of Lakewood Ranch can easily run errands close to their new home. The master-planned community offers supermarkets, banks and drug stores conveniently located throughout the community.
Waterside-UTC Connector Project
Lakewood Ranch residents may also soon have even more convenient access to shopping and dining at the UTC Town Center via a new I-75 overpass at the south end of Benderson Park.
To learn more about this project currently under review, including site photos, visit my Waterside-UTC Connector
Lakewood Ranch Medical & Healthcare
Lakewood Ranch offers its residents nearby medical and healthcare services without leaving the Ranch. Below are providers.
- Lakewood Ranch Medical Center
- Lakewood Ranch Medical Group
- Lakewood Ranch Medical Care
Lakewood Ranch Corporate & Business Parks
Lakewood Ranch is home to many of the top and best employers in Manatee and Sarasota County. Below are some of the biggest Lakewood Ranch employers, many of which are headquartered locally. View
Lakewood Ranch Schools
With many young families moving to Lakewood Ranch, there are now many public schools and private schools in the area.
- Gilbert W. McNeal Elementary School
- Robert E. Willis Elementary School
- Braden River Elementary School
- Braden River Middle School
- B.D. Gullett Elementary School
- Imagine School @ Lakewood Ranch
- Lakewood Ranch High School
- Saint Stephen's (Private)
- The Classical Academy of Sarasota (Private)
- Out-of-Door Academy (Private)