Cypress Lakes Calls Lakeland, Florida Home

Loving Lakeland Living

The Central Florida location of Lakeland offers more than just warmth and sunshine all year round, it has an exciting array of adventure just waiting to be discovered.

Cypress Lakes 55+ community in Lakeland is ideally situated midway between Orlando and Tampa. Lakeland boasts a wealth of charming lakes perfect boating, fishing or strolling along. It’s in close proximity to many great beaches, theme parks, shopping, fine restaurants and unlimited recreational activities.

Among all the great offerings of Lakeland, and with over 1,000 wooded acres, exquisite landscaping as well as on-site championship golf, it’s no wonder Cypress Lakes has been named the #1 Community in the United States by the Manufactured Housing Congress.

Ask yourself …

Do I feel like cooking today?

Yes – There are major grocery stores nearby as well as local grown produce stands where you can buy fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables.

No – No problem. Besides our Big Cypress Grill and Tavern, Lakeland offers a host of fine eateries, as well as every fast food chain imaginable.

Do I need retail therapy?

Yes – Major shopping malls and boutiques for her; hardware and auto malls for him.

No – Perhaps the Performing Arts Center is calling your name.

Can someone else entertain me?

You can consider yourself in luck. Lakeland is a convenient gateway to Walt Disney World, Epcot Center, Universal Studios Orlando, Sea World, Busch Gardens-Tampa, Clearwater Beach, etc.

If you’re looking for a little less commotion, consider taking a self-guided tour of Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture, or one of the local aviation museums.

Do I need to find a new doctor?

The Lakeland area offers first-class health care, including a VA Hospital, as well as the Watson Clinic, which is only eight miles from Cypress Lakes. Also, both Tampa and Orlando are home to some of the finer health care establishments in the state of FL.

Do I love to watch sports?

Yes – For the sports enthusiast, Marchant Stadium, which hosts spring training for the Detroit Tigers is a 12-minute drive from Cypress Lakes 55-plus community. And Tampa is just 45-minutes away where you’ll find the Lightning, Rays and Bucs stadiums.

No – You’d rather participate in the activity than watch it? Then Cypress Lakes is the place to be! Enjoy 36 holes of golf, fish in any of our stocked lakes, or a good game of tennis, bocce ball or horseshoes. … It’s all right here!

Quick mileage guide:

Shopping |  Lakeland Square Mall  |   7 miles

Dining  |  There are dozens of fine restaurants in the area  |  4 miles

Entertainment  |  Movies, museums  |  7 miles

Beaches  |  World-famous Clearwater Beach  |  61 miles

Golfing  |  PGA par 72 and par 60 courses |  On site

25 public courses in the area  |  .5 miles

Churches  |  More than 100 churches in the area  |  4 miles

Hospitals  |  Lakeland Regional Medical Center, Watson Clinic  |  9 miles

Parks & Fishing  |  Public parks with swimming, boating and fishing  |  4 miles

Sports  |  9 – 54 miles

  • Bryant Stadium and Joker Marchant Stadium, home of Detroit Tigers spring training 9 miles
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL Football) at Raymond James Stadium 44 miles
  • Orlando Magic (NBA Basketball) at Amway Center  54 miles

Theme Parks  | 35-42 miles

  • Disney World 38 miles
  • Sea World 42 miles
  • Universal Studios 39 miles
  • Busch Gardens  35 miles

Airports | 55-75 miles

  • Tampa International Airport 55 miles
  • Orlando International Airport 75 miles

*Please note: Mileage is approximate and indicative of the closest location of each category