Windward at Lakewood Ranch is a newer gated village conveniently located near I-75 at Fruitville and Lorraine Roads in Sarasota County, Windward is a gated community of single-family homes and villas with easy access to downtown Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch and the area's best beaches. Homes range in size from 1,400 square feet villas to 3,000 square feet 2-story homes. This picturesque community is centered around a British West Indies design theme along with colonial Dutch enhancements. Island palm trees, lush landscaping and scenic sunrises are present at Windward. Homes are maintenance-assisted, allowing residents more time to spend doing the activities they enjoy.
Windward is reminiscent of a tropical paradise with island palm trees, lush landscaping, and water features. Exclusive resort-style amenities include a nearly 10,000-square-foot clubhouse with an on-site activities director, well-equipped fitness center, and two outdoor swimming pools - one for children and one for adults - with large sundecks. There are also plentiful recreational amenities for enjoying the outdoors, which include tennis & pickleball courts, miles of walking & biking trails, parks, event fields, a playground, and more.
Windward has with easy access to downtown Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch and the area’s best beaches and is close to shopping, restaurants, medical facilities and the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. The golf courses, nightlife, arts, and cultural attractions of Sarasota are only a few minutes away.