About Del Webb Spruce Creek Golf and Country Club
Spruce Creek Country Club Overview
Spruce Creek Country Club in Summerfield, Florida is a beautiful Del Webb 55+ active adult community near Ocala and The Villages. The 3,250-home community includes state-of-the art amenity centers, a 36-hole golf course and nearly 100 clubs and interest groups. It has emerged as a popular central Florida community because it offers generous lot sizes, resort-style amenities and a great low-maintenance lifestyle.
Del Webb's Spruce Creek Country Club has a rich and colorful history. In the early 1970's Monarch Properties acquired 930 acres and built an 18-hole golf course, a small clubhouse and several model homes. After several years of development, construction ceased in 1974 and the property sat untouched until 1996, when it was purchased by Spruce Creek Development Company. The original community center was demolished and replaced with a new clubhouse. In 1998, Del Webb purchased the property and several adjacent parcels, making Spruce Creek Country Club into a 1,604-acre community.
After acquiring the community, Del Webb made notable improvements that included remodeling the clubhouse, adding numerous amenities and increasing lot sizes. Del Webb also introduced 15 new single-family home models and later added more than a dozen additional models throughout the development of the community. Construction of Spruce Creek Country Club was completed in 2007. There are now over 5,000 residents and a wide variety of pre-owned resale homes.
Spruce Creek Amenities
Spruce Creek Country Club offers a rich lineup of amenities that cater to the many interests and hobbies of the community's residents. At the heart of the community is the Horizon Center, which was built in 1996 and later remodeled by Del Webb. This magnificent 32,000 square-foot facility includes a grand ballroom with a stage, billiards, a card room, computer room and a hobby and craft studio. Outside of Spruce Creek's Horizon Center there is a pool, covered lanai, shuffleboard courts and bocce ball courts.
The Lake Vista Fitness Center at Spruce Creek Country Club is a state-of-the-art 14,000 square-foot clubhouse that features an indoor swimming pool and a fitness center with weight training and cardiovascular equipment. There is a full-time facility director who creates programs for residents. Surrounding the Lake Vista Fitness Center is a picnic pavilion, a softball field with concession stand, fishing lake, basketball court and horseshoe pits.
Spruce Creek Country Club has a third amenity center called Peninsula Park, which hosts a variety of outdoor amenities. The park includes an outdoor swimming pool and bathhouse, spa, 12 pickleball courts, 7 tennis courts and a sand volleyball court. There are miles of scenic walking and biking trails that wind through Spruce Creek Country Club, a nature preserve, and an RV parking and storage area.
Spruce Creek Golf
At the heart of Spruce Creek Country Club is the Eagle Ridge Golf Club. There are four 9-hole courses designed by Terry Doss that offer unique challenges and gorgeous views. Players can hone their skills on the putting green or driving range. Classes are also available, and are complimentary for members of Eagle Ridge Golf Club. The course boasts that it is one of the premier golf experiences in central Florida. The club includes a pro shop and Toppers Tavern, which offers full service lunch and dinner menus Tuesday through Saturday and full-service breakfast on Sundays.
Spruce Creek Real Estate and Homes
There are 3,250 homes in Spruce Creek Country Club. New home construction was finalized several years ago but there are many pre-owned resale homes on the real estate market in Spruce Creek. Homebuyers can select from 47 single-family home floor plans that range from intimate one bedroom homes to luxuriously appointed three bedrooms estate homes with golf course views. Home sizes range from 820 to over 2,800 square feet. Many of the homes include spacious great rooms and ample outdoor living space.
Spruce Creek Lifestyle
True to all Del Webb communities, lifestyle takes center stage at Spruce Creek Country Club in Florida. A full-time activities coordinator is continually crafting a calendar filled with exciting events and classes. There are over 80 clubs and interest groups in Spruce Creek Country Club that include everything from tennis, pickleball and golf to sewing, woodworking and theater. There are also other fun clubs and groups offered for cards, arts and crafts, music, dancing, health and fitness, support groups and hobby clubs. Whatever your interests are, you will surely find other residents of Spruce Creek Country Club in Summerfield who share your passion for living life to the fullest.