Located midway between Orlando and Tampa, Lakeland blends small town charm with big city sophistication. Enjoy peace and quiet in a pleasant pastoral setting within easy reach of two of the most popular travel and entertainment destinations in the world. Professional sporting events, Disney World, Busch Gardens and two international airports are just 30 minutes from your front door. It was recently rated as one of the nation’s best places to live by US News & World Report.
Executives looking to escape the hustle of urban life and those who want to revel in one of the nation’s premier playgrounds aren’t the only people who’ve come to love Lakeland. Whether you’re a retiree from Florida or out of state, or someone looking for an old-fashioned family friendly town, Lakeland is a great place to call home.
Boasting blue skies and a tropical landscape, Lakeland averages 260 days of Florida sunshine every year, and there’s never a snowflake in sight.
Go beachcombing with easy day trip access to either the spectacular high-surf Atlantic coast or the quieter waters and sandy shores of the Gulf.
Our residents hail from every corner of the country. Back East, Midwest, or Left Coast – Lakeland truly offers something for everyone.
The newest addition to Lakeland, Florida Polytechnic University, offers advanced technological academics to future technical leaders of America. Florida Polytechnic University is located on the East side of Lakeland along I-4.
In the heart of Lakeland, Grasslands Golf & Country Club takes luxurious living to the next level. Among other amenities, members enjoy a PGA golf course, tennis and aquatic center, and a clubhouse with multiple dining options and private lounge.
Now, Grasslands is proud to announce a variety of homes and home sites to suit every discerning sensibility.
Grasslands residents really do find the best of both worlds – beautiful, customizable homes surrounded by scenic golf course or waterfront views and equipped with all the luxuries that modern life has to offer. Come home to Grasslands, and discover life as it’s meant to be lived.
When it was time to retire, we decided to stay in Grasslands. Our community offers a wonderful golf course, friendly neighbors and the convenience of an in town location with a country club feel. We love where we live.
We’ve lived here since 1992, and for us there is no other place to live. Grasslands offers beautifully maintained grounds with sidewalks for walking and visiting with your friends and neighbors. In addition, you feel a level of comfort knowing that there is a security guard on duty 24-hours a day. The central location gives us easy access to Polk Parkway, plus we’re next door to Lakeside Village for great shopping and restaurants. And we have one of the best golf courses in Central Florida. Come and join us and discover for yourself how great it is to live in Grasslands!