Grand Palms Real Estate & Information

Grand Palms Real Estate & Information

A Community in Pembroke Pines, Florida

About Grand Palms

Grand Palms is a Golf and Country Club community offering a luxurious lifestyle in a grand resort setting and is the first gated community west of I-75 on the south side of Pines Blvd. Being built around a golf course, it offers a very upscale community that will satisfy even the most discerning homeowner. Many of the homes in the community have golf and /or water views. Entrance to this gated community is staffed around the clock for your added security. Mediterranean-styled residences include single-family, condominium, townhome and villa floor plans, which are highly sought after real estate.

Living at Grand Palms is convenient to all of the major highways providing easy access during early morning commutes. This resort community has an onsite hotel, the Grand Palms Resort. The luxurious 101-room hotel with 36 lavish suites offers an outstanding restaurant and lounge, and features meeting and banquet facilities, a world class European health spa and fitness facility, 6 Har-Tru tennis courts plus an Olympic size heated swimming pool and Tiki bar. Can you imagine a better way to entertain family, friends and guests?

Shopping and Dining

Apart from Grand Palms’ high quality restaurant, within easy access of this community you will find a vast selection of restaurants from al fresco waterfront dining to ethnic eateries and wonderful steakhouses. Choose from Ale House Pines, Village Tavern, TGI Friday's, Chili's, Outback, Macaroni Grill, Brio Tuscan Grille, Big Tomato, P.F. Changs, Grand Lux Café, Cheesecake Factory, Beverly Hills Café, BoneFish Grill, Bahama Breeze, Mazza Mediterranean Cuisine and The Melting Pot. This vast range means you can enjoy a multicultural selection of cuisines to suit your mood.

The Shops at Pembroke Gardens are only four minutes away. This is a distinctive center with a beautiful open-air setting for your shopping experience. Familiar retailers include Ann Taylor Loft, Barnes & Noble, Sephora and many more. Sawgrass Mills Mall is one of the largest outlet malls in the USA and has more than 300 retailers including internationally recognized outlets, restaurants and entertainment venues. Pembroke Lakes mall is a short five minute drive and features four major tenants including JCPenney, Macy's, Dillard's and Sears as well as over 150 other stores such as Hot Topic, The Limited, Pacific Sunwear, GameStop, Lady Foot Locker, American Eagle and Aeropostale. You will also enjoy a large indoor / outdoor food court where you can indulge in a meal at Burger King, Asian Chao, Tropical Care, Cajun Grill, Charley's and Nathan's Famous.

Parks and Recreation

Without exception, sunny beaches are one of Florida's major attractions. When living at Grand Palms you will have the opportunity to enjoy these coveted beaches at your leisure as they are within a short 30-minute drive. Fort Lauderdale Beach, Miami Beach and Dania Beach provide miles of white, beautiful beaches. Some of the activities you will enjoy are jet skiing, fishing, boating, scuba diving, snorkeling or taking one of the many cruises available. If you prefer to take in some of the fun and exciting nightlife, there are plenty of venues to entice you in legendary Fort Lauderdale, Miami and South Beach. Grand Palms is part of Pembroke parks and recreation. C B Smith Park is a popular and diverse park and along with the water park, it offers camping grounds, a family golfing center, a tennis complex and many other amenities. In addition, for a day of natural enjoyment, Chapel Trail Nature Preserve has it all with over 120 species of wildlife and a natural habitat at its best.

Living

Homeowners choose to live at Grand Palms community because they are seeking the finer things in life. The onsite hotel with its spa and gym and Country Club living is a definite draw card. The residences here are on three, 9-hole golf courses that offer differing levels of play and challenges. The Grand Palms Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort is a full service resort situated on over 500 acres of tropical beauty. The hotel is an ideal venue for catered weddings, social events, golf outings and business meetings.

According to Business Week's fourth annual survey of best places in the United States to raise kids, the City of Pembroke Pines is ranked the Number ONE City in the State of Florida for the second time! "Being ranked Number One by Business Week a second time let's us know we moving in the right direction for our residents," said Mayor Frank C. Ortis. Grand Palms is one of the communities that make this true.

Schools, Health, Transportation

Silver Palms Elementary is proud to be an "A" Rated School and is among the few public schools in Florida to receive a distinguished Great Schools Rating of 9 out of 10. Silver Palms Elementary provides a secure and quality educational experience. Walter C Young Middle School helps your child achieve academic and social success by offering a community of learners where all stakeholders (staff, parents and community) strive to ensure that all students exit performing at their highest potential. Named after former mayor Charles W. Flanagan and opening its doors in 1996 is Flanagan High. It is the first public high school in Pembroke Pines, Florida operating on a block schedule with four periods in a day. Flanagan High featured as a "Top 1000 high schools in the nation" by Newsweek magazine. Known for diversity in its academics, it is one of the only high schools in Broward County to have an AP psychology class. A notable alumnus is Robert Love, author and Senior Engineer at Google.

Grand Palms residents enjoy quick access to Memorial West and Memorial Miramar Hospitals as well as the Cleveland Clinic located just a short drive north in Weston.

Conveniently located close to I-75 and Pines Blvd (Exit 9AB) means you have immediate access to the major roads allowing you to be on your way within minutes. Fort Lauderdale and Miami International Airports are only 30 minutes away. If you prefer not to drive, then do it in style and use the services of ABC Limousine Inc located on Grand Palms Drive.

To check on availability of any Grand Palms Model home, contact Claudia Willard today at 954-745-4573 or email Info@WillardRealtyTeam.com.

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