Sun City Oro Valley
For adults 45-plus in search of a warm place to settle that offers countless opportunities to get active, Sun City Oro Valley is the place to be. Sun City Oro Valley is a 2,400-home community that lies just 20 miles north of downtown Tucson. The Del Webb community is popular due to its astonishing views of the Santa Catalina and Santa Rita mountain ranges, excellent golf and expansive list of activities designed for an active adult lifestyle.
Sun City Oro Valley boasts a number of amenities sure to please through the communities three recreation centers. The Mountain Vista Recreation Center is home to a fitness center, dance studio and a 450-seat auditorium as part of its large sports and activity complex. There are facilities for a multitude of arts and crafts from sewing and woodworking to ceramics and lapidary. A large, outdoor lap pool, tennis and pickelball courts and shuffleboard are just some of the outdoor activities that allow residents to soak up Arizona’s abundant sunshine.
The Desert Oasis Recreation Center has several multi-purpose rooms where numerous clubs meet. This recreation center includes an outdoor pool, tennis courts and a basketball court. Catalina Vista is the third clubhouse and incudes several arts and crafts studios, a photography room and billiards. There is a club or activity to appeal to any interest in Sun City Oro Valley.
For those who enjoy golf, Sun City Oro Valley is home to an 18-hole, semi-private championship golf course. The View Golf Club at Oro Valley is a 72-par course designed by hall of fame golf professional Greg Nash. The flawless course winds through the spectacular Sonoran Desert landscape where golfers can take in the amazing views of the Santa Catalina Mountains. The course includes multiple tees to assist golfers regardless of skill level.
Sun City Oro Valley offers a large variety of home options. With a cornucopia of model options offering nearly 50 floor plans, buyers may select from a wide selection of homes at reasonable prices. Most homes in Sun City Oro Valley range in price from the low $100,000s to upward of $400,000. There are a scope of homes with everything from attached garages to garden villas that range from 1,035 to 2,700-square-foot. Many homes have seen remodels and facelifts as most homes in Sun City Oro Valley are now 15 to 20 years old.
In addition to clubs, activities, and sports, the wildlife of the desert offers something special. Whether watching a family of quail bustling across the road, a bobcat sunning itself or a hawk hunting, the desert offers some spectacular scenery. Birding, hiking, biking and camping are all popular pastimes in Arizona as the weather allows for year-round activities.
Sun City Oro Valley offers the best combination of privacy and serenity balanced with active and healthy living.