What Are the Benefits of Retiring in Lakeland, FL?

Benefits of Retiring in Lakeland, FLIf you’re looking for the ideal spot to call home in retirement, you’d be hard-pressed to make a better choice than Lakeland. This community offers the perfect blend of old Florida charm and 21st-century venues, including a state-renowned cultural center that hosts professional sports competitions, nationally known artists in concert, and Broadway shows on tour. There’s also a college that holds numerous educational and entertainment events for the public each year, and there are so many traditional and nouveau eateries in and around downtown Lakeland that you’ll never run out of new cuisines to sample. And, if packing a picnic lunch and heading out to explore the wilderness is more your style, you’ll have ample opportunity to do so at the many beautiful nature parks and preserves.

An Ideal Central Florida Location

Although there’s plenty to keep a retiree busy in Lakeland, many people would probably say the community’s location between Tampa and Orlando is one of the most important benefits of retiring here. Lakeland occupies an enviable spot along Interstate 4, so that no matter which way you set out, you’ll have a short drive to reach theme parks, international airports, world-class medical centers, and other facilities that older adults are typically looking for in a retirement destination.

Home to Cypress Lakes®, a Sought-After 55+ Community

Among the many benefits of retiring in Lakeland is the opportunity to pursue all the best things that Florida has to offer without busting your retirement budget. At Cypress Lakes®, we offer a combination of active, resort-style living at its finest along with the affordable option of choosing a modern manufactured home in an attractive neighborhood setting. Our lovely gated community is also home to two professionally designed golf courses, a multimillion-dollar clubhouse, two pools, an on-site restaurant, and numerous game facilities.  

The best way to learn about the benefits of retiring in our 55+ community located in beautiful Lakeland is to schedule a community tour. Contact Cypress Lakes® today to make the arrangements.