Florida is a top retirement destination with mild weather and miles of conveniently located beaches. Zephyrhills, Florida, offers numerous 55-and-over mobile home and RV parks for guests and retirees seeking more permanent residence. Florida does not have a state income tax, which is an added bonus to the scenic beauty of the state. Zephyrhills is centrally located north of Tampa and within 100 miles of most of the state's tourist destinations.
Arbor Oaks is an 55-and-over community with on-site management located in scenic Zephyrhills, Florida, 30 miles north of Tampa and Lakeland. Amenities on site are an elegant clubhouse, a heated swimming pool and spa, a billiards and game room, championship shuffleboard courts, miniature golf, horseshoe pits and a private fishing lake. With a robust community spirit, cultural and educational events, clubs and social events, recreational and religious opportunities abound. Health care is available nearby at the Florida Medical Clinic in Zephyrhills. Florida’s tropical climate, golf courses, beautiful beaches and famous fishing are local attractions. Outdoor arts and craft shows, flea markets and traveling Broadway theater or Gasparilla pirate festivities are available year-round.
Arbor Oaks 36323 Arbor Oaks Drive Zephyrhills, FL 33541 813-788-1356 arboroakscommunity.com
Sleepy Hollow Mobile Home Estates Inc.
Sleepy Hollow Estates (SHE) is a resident-owned, 55-and-over mobile home community and recreational vehicle park located in Zephyrhills, Florida. SHE has two parks that include a social club, coffee and donuts, arts and crafts, euchre and cribbage nights, bingo twice weekly, spaghetti twice monthly, monthly hamburger luncheon, monthly pancake breakfast and many more activities. Amenities include a heated outdoor swimming pool, shuffleboard courts, a library, a stage and a kitchen and dining area. In Zephyrhills, outdoor activities such as flea markets and golf are available year-round. Gulf beaches, fishing and water sports are located within 40 miles of the park. Other activities such as cruise, fishing, casinos and Disney World are within 60 miles of SHE. Health care is available at the Florida Medical Clinic in Zephyrhills, just minutes away from Sleepy Hollow.
Sleepy Hollow Mobile Estates Inc. 38615 Lansing Ave. Zephyrhills, FL 33542 813-782-1111 sleepyhollowpark.com
Leisure Days RV Resort
Leisure Days RV resorts has 234 sites. Water, sewer, trash and lawn maintenance are included in costs. About 50 RV sites are available that include electricity and full hookups with no tax for RV site renters. An award-winning management team is known for resident satisfaction and community improvement. Leisure Days RV resorts offers pot-luck dinners at the community clubhouse and a wide range of activities such as golf, a driving cage, one stroke painting classes, quilting, dances, pool aerobics, card games, bingo, shuffleboard, horseshoes and Bible studies. A community newsletter is published each month with a listing of activities. New Tampa makes shopping convenient, and beaches with water sports are less than 40 miles away.
Leisure Days RV Resort 34533 Leisure Days Drive Zephyrhills, FL 33541 813-788-2631 leisuredaysrvresort.com
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