Dr. Phillips Real Estate
Homes for sale in Dr. Phillips tend to be on the upscale side, with many luxurious options. There are gated communities that offer secure home ownership in valuable areas. Lakefront properties are available along the shores of Big Sand Lake, Little Sand Lake, Spring Lake and Lake Marsha, as well as the many smaller lakes and ponds scattered throughout the area.
Those who want the amenities that country clubs can give them, there are homes adjoining the Bay Hill Golf Club, Orange Tree Golf Club in Dr. Phillips proper and a number of other clubs in the area. Other Dr. Phillips homes curve around the golf courses, giving golf lovers ready access to the fairways and attractive views of the landscaped turf.
For a relatively small community, Dr. Phillips has made quite a name for itself in the shopping and dining sector. “Restaurant Row”, on Sand Lake Rd. provides a variety of dining and shopping opportunities. Three shopping centers make up this popular tourist area: The Fountains at Bay Hill, the Dr. Phillips Marketplace and Plaza Venezia. Food ranges from Italian dishes at Christini’s in the Marketplace to Chilean Sea Bass at the Bonefish Grill.
Despite its proximity to Orlando and the larger surrounding towns, Dr. Phillips has managed to preserve something of the rural nature of the orange groves that once covered the area where homes now stand. The combination of a relaxed atmosphere, shopping, dining and recreational opportunities combined with truly superior properties makes Dr. Phillips homes definitely worth exploring.