The Plantation

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10500 Dartington Drive, Fort Myers, Florida 33913 -

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  • Builder:Pulte Homes
  • Price Range:$200000 - $599000
  • Home Type:
    Attached Villa, Single Family Home
  • Number of Homes:2200
  • New / Resale: Both
  • Age Restriction:None
  • Gated:Yes
  • Average Rating:
 
Additional Facts
  • Airport: 6.63 miles
  • Hospital: 5.45 miles
  • City:
    Fort Myers
  • Home Exterior:

    Stucco
  • SF Range:

    1557 - 3197
  • Lawn Care:
  • Featured Amenity: Club House, Fitness Facility, Golf Course, Tennis Courts, Outdoor Pool, Basketball Court, Restaurant On-Site, Aerobics Dance Studio, Billiards, Card Room, Library,

What is Unique about The Plantation?

The community is non-age restricted but ideal for active adults. Aside from its obvious great amenity package including 38,000 SF Clubhouse and 18 hole Championship Golf Club, 11,700 SF Activities Center, multiple fitness centers, numerous outdoor sport courts. The community even has its own restaurant and bar. However its real unique feature is, its literally situated just outside the gates of the Southwest International Airport. Seasonal residents can fly in and be playing golf within 20 minutes of arrival. 

Life at The Plantation, Fort Myers Florida

This gated community houses about 2,200 homes and thousands of retirees enjoying their retirement in The Plantation. Since its initial development by Centex Homes, retirees have been acquiring property in this great community. Located near the I-75, Treeline Avenue, Daniels Parkway, The Plantation is easily accessible to and from the Southwest Florida International Airport, and the many different dining, shopping, and entertainment centers. 

There surely are a number of great retirement spots in Florida, and one of them being Fort Myers. The pleasant climate and natural setting of this place makes it an ideal venue for retirees who want to make the best out of their retirement years. There are a number of amenities and facilities that residents of The Plantation get to enjoy which adds to the beauty and charm of this place.

To start with, it is important to note that this community is master planned and designed for a laid-back, relaxed, and easy living lifestyle. The spacious amenities give out that kind of air. Its world class amenities include the golf course, tennis pro shop, bars and restaurants for fine dining, community pool, clubhouse, fitness center, social hall, massage and sauna room, and rooms for different hobbies such as billiards and library. 

Lifestyle in The Plantation is simply awesome. With the activities organized in this community residents are always on the go. If you have a particular inclination towards an specific hobby, interest, or skill; you will definitely find the group, club, or activity to join in. 

To name some activities organized in the Plantation, there is the travel club, bocce ball, men's poker, and pickle ball club. Women will love to join the sewing and knitting club, book club, and zumba class as well. Other fitness activities organized in the Plantation also include the aqua fitness and tennis league. There is also the Bible club, water color painting, and the fishing club. The possibilities are simply limitless in The Plantation at Fort Myers.

The Plantation, Fort Myers FL Homes & Real Estate

If you're thinking about where to retire, The Plantation may make it to your list of options. Since homes in this community had been constructed back in 2006 by Pulte and Centex Homes, thousands of retirees have flocked to The Plantation to obtain a property. There are two separate communities which comprise The Plantation; one is the Somerset, and the other is Bridgetown. Both of these communities offer attached villas, single-family homes, and carriage homes.

Villa Homes at The Plantation are attached duplexes, which have two to three bedrooms and baths, and a two-car garage. Carriage homes, on the other hand, are attached homes that have a number of units per building. Villas have a number of two to four bedrooms, plus an attached garage. Single family homes have at least two bedrooms, bathrooms, and two-car garage. These single-family homes have elegant kitchen sinks, energy-efficient appliances, and granite countertops.

The Plantation, Fort Myers FL Area Attractions

The Plantation is one of the popular Active Adult communities in the area considering its very ideal and accessible location in Florida. Its close proximity to the Southwest Florida International Airport makes its location a premier one. It is also close to a number of establishments such as the Gulf Coast Town Center, Miromar Outlet Mall, and the Bell Tower Shops. Nearby beaches also include the Fort Myers beaches, and the beaches in Bonita Springs.

Industry Expert Review

The community was originally started by Centex Homes whom was acquired by Pulte Homes in 2009, so the community is now represented under the Pulte Homes Brand. Pulte off course also owns Del Webb, so many of the popular floor plans within The Plantation are from the Del Webb collection of homes. While open to all ages Active Adults will find the homes and amenities to be well suited for active retirement, especially the easy access to the Airport located just outside the gates of the Plantation. 

 

Amenities

  • Club House
  • Fitness Facility
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Courts
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Restaurant On-Site
  • Aerobics Dance Studio
  • Billiards
  • Card Room
  • Library
Year Build : 2006
Property/Community Type : Attached Villa
Size Of Community (Number of Units) : 2200
Club House : Yes
Garage : 2 Car
Does this property have entrance fee? : Yes
Entrance Fees : 0
Maintenace Provided : No
Swimming Pool : On Site
Fitness Facility : On Site
Golf Facility(Within 10 Mile Radius) : Yes
Coastal Area(Within 10 Mile Radius) : Yes
Mountain/foot hills area(Within 10 Mile Radius) : No
Lake Property(Within 10 Mile Radius) : Yes
College Town(College or University Within 15 Mile Radius) : No
Size of Community/Town(25 Mile Radius Estimated) :
Fitness Facility(Within 2 Mile Radius) : Yes
Organized events onsite : Yes

Floor Plans

Floor plans

Villa Homes

Price Range: Low $200000 – High $389000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Bedford 1557 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Camden 1809 3+Den or 4 2 2 Floor Plan View
Floor plans

Carriage Homes

Price Range: Low $270000 – High $579000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Cheshire 1654 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Ellington 2091 2+Den or 3 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Danbury 2296 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Locksley 2297 3+Den or 4 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Tourmaline 2297 3+Den or 4 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Marshfield 2464 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Floor plans

Single-Family Homes

Price Range: Low $380000 – High $599000

 
Name Square Feet Beds Baths Garage Floor Plan
Mackenzie II 1641 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Bellingwood II 1811 2+Den or 3 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Vanderbilt 1911 3+Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Portsmouth 1939 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Fairfield 2000 3+Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Blue Haron 2003 2+Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Ashton 2042 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Manchester 2109 3+Den 2 2 Floor Plan View
Barrington 2153 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Barrington II 2173 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Dorsett 2207 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Norwood 2255 3 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Mayfair 2261 2+Den or 3 2 2 Floor Plan View
Cameron 2384 3+Den or 4 3 3 Floor Plan View
Belleflower 2404 3+Den or 4 3 3 Floor Plan View
Raleigh 2450 3+Den 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Dartmouth II 2547 3 3 3 Floor Plan View
Dartmouth 2547 3+Den 3 2.5 Floor Plan View
Pinehurst 2453 3+Den 2.5 2 Floor Plan View
Reddington 2562 3+Den or 4 2.5 2 Not Available
Windsor II 3078 4+Den or 5 3 3 Not Available
Jamison 3021 4+Den 3 2 Not Available
Jamison II 3110 3+Den or 4 2 2 or 3 Not Available
Kingston 3197 4+Den or 5 3 3 Not Available

Lifestyle

Lifestyle in The Plantation is simply awesome. With the activities organized in this retirement community every now and then, retirees will simply have enough to choose from and participate in. If you have a particular inclination towards an specific hobby, interest, or skill; you will definitely find the group, club, or activity to join in. To name some activities organized in the plantation, there is the travel club, bocce ball, men's poker, and pickle ball club. Women will love to join the sewing and knitting club, book club, and zumba class as well. Other fitness activities organized in the Plantation also include the aqua fitness and tennis league. There is also the Bible club, water color painting, and the fishing club. The possibilities are simply limitless in The Plantation at Fort Myers.

  • Aqua Fitness
  • Bible Club
  • Bocce Ball
  • Book Club
  • Bridge
  • Fishing Club
  • Mah Jongg
  • Men's Poker
  • Personal Training
  • Pickleball Club
  • Sewing & Knitting Club
  • Tennis League
  • Travel Club
  • Water Color Painting
  • Yoga Class
  • Zumba Class
  • Great Hall Clubhouse - 38,000 Sq. Ft.
  • 18-Hole Golf Course
  • Clubhouse - 11,670 Sq. Ft.
  • 2 Saunas
  • 2 Massage Rooms
  • 6 Outdoor Tennis Courts
  • Clubhouse - 9,000 Sq. Ft
  • Driving Range
  • Locker Rooms

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