offers the wide range of recreational activities that
come with miles of both developed and preserved beach,
easy and wide-spread dockage, world-class fishing, and
every water sport imaginable.
For the land-lubber, there are numerous golf courses
and tennis clubs, areas for hiking, bicycling, and horseback
riding, as well as a vigorous and deeply established
culture of performing and visual arts to suit any taste.
For the naturalist, Englewood provides easy access
to the abundant flora and fauna, and the far-reaching
estuary ecology of major protected wilderness areas,
migratory sanctuaries, nature preserves, and the vastly
variable Lemon Bay intercoastal waterway.
Englewood has been called the "Gem of the Suncoast,"
with good reason. But an wordless secret circulates,
evoking a vibrant essence that is hard to subdue and
impossible to replicate. Committed to this region and
its way of life, Englewood is a community that cares,
offering both a retirement culture and a neighborhood
for new families to begin their lives. From children's
education to senior lifestyles, from organized sports
to advanced health facilities, from day care services
to retirement villas, Englewood enhances the lives of