The Plantation at Leesburg is a luxurious gated community for those 55+ active adults in Leesburg, Florida. This gorgeous community has attractive landscaped grounds, cascading waterfalls, lush palm trees, a 24-hour staffed security and fabulous amenities. The Plantation at Leesburg is the perfect setting for active adults to enjoy recreational and social activities all year round.
Residents of The Plantation at Leesburg enjoy the three well-equipped clubhouses, three swimming pools, an on-site restaurant, spring fed fishing ponds and more. The community is a golfer’s paradise with two 18-hole semi-private golf courses and two PGA professional assistants on staff.
The Plantation at Leesburg began in 1987 and the construction was completed in 2008. It is located just six miles south of downtown Leesburg, a lake front town located on Lake Harris, one of the largest lakes in the Harris Chain of Lakes. The mild temperatures and natural beauty of this area make it a popular retirement destination for active adults. There are numerous shopping malls, grocery stores, doctor offices and hospitals all within minutes of The Plantation at Leesburg.
The Plantation at Leesburg’s 3 clubhouses offer the residents a choice of which activities they would like. The Manor, a majestic clubhouse, overlooks a large swimming pool with a scenic view of a beach and a lake view. Ashley Hall has an Olympic sized swimming pool and several sports courts. Hermitage Hall has a semi-enclosed swimming pool and hot tub. All three clubhouses provide many different activities and social functions for The Plantation residents. There is a newly renovated fishing dock and several large marinas in the immediate area. Over thirty-one parks and a dozen marinas and fish camps are also just a short distance from The Plantation.
The clubhouses in The Plantation at Leesburg provide the perfect place for resident to gather with friends and neighbors. A billiards hall, social space and two fitness centers are an ideal way to stay active. Surrounding the clubhouses are a variety of outdoor attractions such as tennis, pickleball, horseshoe, basketball and bocce ball courts. There is also a community softball field and scenic walking and biking trails that meander through the neighborhoods of The Plantation at Leesburg.
Active adults will find The Plantation at Leesburg the perfect place to enjoy retirement. The beautifully maintained community allows residents diverse social activities, classes and recreational opportunities to choose from. Three full-time activities directors work in The Plantation at Leesburg. They oversee activities such as arts and crafts, darts, billiards, men and women’s exercise classes, ballroom dancing, baseball, softball, bocce ball and the list goes on. Regular club meetings are popular at The Plantation. Clubs such as drama club, computer club, paw print dog club, republican club, astronomy club, democratic club, book club and lots more take place on a weekly basis. In fact, over 100 clubs meet weekly.
The Plantation has two semi-private Championship Golf Courses staffed with PGA staff and assistants. The Otter Creek Golf Course sits on the banks of the Palatlakha River. The Cranes Roost Golf Course setting is the picturesque rolling hills of the Florida. Both golf courses are semi-private, meaning residents have preferred rates and tee times. There is a pro shop and a full service restaurant available to residents.