Fountain of the Sun, Mesa, AZ
Fountain of the Sun in Mesa, AZ is an affordable 55 and up retirement community located close to the magnificent Superstition Mountains in Mesa, AZ. This fully gated community situated on 582 acres has 2,296 homes. The homes for sale in this community offer styles including manufactured, mobile, townhouses, single family and condominiums. While most of the homes were built in the ‘70s and ‘80s, there are several homes updated to more modern decor standards. Check out the homes for sale in Fountain of the Sun.
Fountain of the Sun Amenities
There is a U.S. Post Office in the main office where stamps can be purchased and letters and packages mailed out. The heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi area is open year-round and the area has the added benefit of Wi-Fi. The fitness center has plenty of exercise bikes, treadmills and weight machines to encourage a healthy lifestyle. Exercise classes such as water aerobics, yoga and Pilates are taught daily. Fountain of the Sun real estate also offers has more nontraditional amenities such as shuffleboard and horseshoe courts, a billiard room and a library.
Clubs and Activities in Fountain of the Sun
Fountain of the Sun is an extremely social community which gives its residents the opportunity to socialize with their neighbors through activities, clubs and classes. Some examples of activities residents can partake in are casino trips, dances, shows and golf. Within the Fountain of the Sun community is an affordable members only 18 hole golf course. It is a 4,200 yard Par 62 challenger. As for activities, there is a varied list of clubs to join. From bible study groups and computer clubs to card playing and singles groups, there is a spot for every interest. Fountain of the Sun also has a large selection of arts and crafts classes such as ceramics, oil painting, sewing, quilting and knitting just to name a few.
Fountain of the Sun is close to several medical institutions: Banner Baywood Hospital, Banner Heart Hospital, Mountain Vista Medical Center and Swagel-Wootton Eye Center. The closest one is Banner Baywood Medical Center at about one mile away. For shopping opportunities, Fountain of the Sun is around a 5 minute drive from Superstition Springs Mall. Other stores close to the community are Walmart, Target, Costco, Petsmart, Kohl’s, BestBuy, Hobby Lobby, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Kmart, Ross and Ulta. When it comes to grocery shopping, there are four different grocery stores: Albertson’s, Basha’s, Fry’s and Safeway, all within 10 minutes from the community. Several resaturants both local and nationally known are close to Fountain of the Sun. The neighborhood is close to Loop 202 which makes travel to Phoenix’s Sky Harbor Airport a breeze. It also connects Mesa to other cities within the Phoenix Metro Area.
Fountain of the Sun is a fantastic community to live in. Not only does it offer many opportunities for a rich and active lifestyle within a beautiful and serene gated community, but its proximity to everything and a central location in Mesa creates the perfect balance.