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Retirement Communities Tucson. Pondering the  question “where to retire?” Consider this. Arizona at the top of the list. Then check out these Active Adult retirement communities in Tucson Arizona.

While “retirement” may be an objective, retirement communities Tucson Arizona are REALLY Active Adult Communities.

Active Adult retirement communities Tucson bring people together. Social activities give you an opportunity to share your interests and life style.  One of the active adult retirement communities Tucson may just meet all your expectations.

Read On for a profile of each Active Adult Retirement Communities Tucson Homes for Sale in each one!

Active adult retirement communities Tucson are generally “age restricted” communities.  Active Adult Communities provide a wide range of community settings, activities and life styles. Active adult communities provide many activities.  Golf, swimming, tennis, work shops & hobby rooms are a few.  Social activities are plentiful as well.  Social activities provide opportunities to meet your neighbors and establish relationships.

There are  “Home Owners Association”  or HOA’s in each community. HOA’s provide oversight and policies. Some HOA will manage facilities.

There are nine (9) major active adult retirement communities Tucson metropolitan area. Each of these active adult communities Tucson are shown on the map BELOW.  Information and available properties are viewable from the links below the map.

1 – Casas del Oro Norte

Retirement Communities Tucson - Casas del Oro Norte

This is one of the smaller active adult retirement communities Tucson. It has 125 homes. It is located on the grounds of the Tucson National Country Club and Omni Tucson Golf Resort.  Wide streets with large trees and desert landscaping provide a park like setting.  The is entirely a townhouse community.  Shopping and restaurants are nearby.

Casas del Oro Norte active adult communities Tucson homes for sale prices start in the $200,000.  Casas del Oro Norte provides a gated community with age restricted to 55+.  Two outdoor pools, park area and the Tucson National Golf Club are available to residents

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2 – Continental Ranch – Sunflower

Continental Ranch Sunflower Community


Sunflower is one of Del Webb active adult retirement communities Tucson located in Marana AZ.  Marana is just Northwest of Tucson north of Cortoro Farms Road and West of I-10.  Nestled in between the Santa Catalinas, Sombrero Peak and the Tortolita Mountains. The hallmark of this community is it’s intimate village-like setting where neighbors soon become friends. There are dozens of amenities and activities, such as swimming, and tennis, as well as clubs and classes.

Sunflower active adult Community is West of Oro Valley and Dove Mountain with Homes in this community generally ranging from $150,000 to $300,000 and are 1,100 to 2,000 square feet in size. Sunflower has just under 1,000 homes on approximately 245 acres.

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3 – The Highlands At Dove Mountain ( Formerly Heritage Highlands )

Heritage Highlands At Dove Mountain


Nestled in the foothills of the Tortolita Mountains the Highlands at Dove Mountain is one of the premier active adult retirement Communities Tucson.  Heritage Highlands is very active. A warm and friendly private gated golf and tennis community with only 1,400+ homes. The Highlands at Dove Mountain overlooks the city lights of Tucson. As part of the greater Dove Mountain master-planned 6,200 acre community residents have many amenities nearby.

This active adult retirement community was only recently completed. It has a world class Arthur Hills designed golf course.  Lighted tennis courts, fitness center, pool and spa are at the clubhouse. The clubhouse has dining and activity areas for residents’ enjoyment.

Located just 30 minutes from downtown Tucson. The Highlands at Dove Mountain is close to world-class medical facilities, a major university and entertainment. Heritage Highlands offers homeowners easy accessibility to both Tucson and Phoenix.  Phoenix is about 90 miles to the north.  This means two international airports are close at hand.

Searching for active adult retirement communities Tucson in southern Arizona? The Highlands at Dove Mountain are southern Arizona’s premier 55+ gated active adult retirement community.

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4 – La Cholla Hills

La Cholla Hills Tucson Az


Recreational facilities at this town-home community include 2 heated pools(year around)- 2spas -3 Tennis Courts, Clubhouse Abundance of Common areas. Great Location near Omni National Resort & Spa, Foothills Mall, YMCA,& Pima College.

La Cholla Hills is close to Oro Valley shopping and dining, the Northwest Hospital and the Foothills Mall.

This is an Adult Community and residents must be 55 & over.

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5 – Mona Lisa Village

Mona Lisa Village - Tucson Retirement Subdivision


Mona Lisa Village is a quiet gated community with community pool, spa, sports court and park. Just minutes away from shopping at the Foothills Mall, dining and entertainment in Northwest Tucson.

Mona Lisa Village is one of Tucson is a 45+ age-restricted Tucson retirement communities.  It is ideal for adults who want a quiet, gated setting in a great location.

Residents of Mona Lisa Village know that if your top criteria in a Tucson retirement communities is a quiet setting and great location having newer homes, Mona Lisa Village could be the ideal community.

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6 – Saddlebrooke & Saddlebrooke Ranch

Saddlebrooke Az - Tucson Retirement Community


The stark beauty of the Sonoran Desert and the majesty of the Santa Catalina Mountains combine to provide a magnificent backdrop for a world-class active adult community. Amenities run the gamut from tennis, hiking, bicycling and golf (45 holes and growing) to year-round swimming, exercise rooms and full dining facilities.

SaddleBrooke AZ is an award-winning community for active adults and was voted the #1 master-planned community in Tucson by AZ Business Magazine. The lavish landscaping, sparkling lakes and world-class amenities awaiting you at SaddleBrooke are part of the reason for all the accolades. Homeowners here enjoy a country club lifestyle that others only dream about.

Within the Saddlebrooke community is The Preserve at SaddleBrooke – considered by some to be the pinnacle of country club living in one of the most spectacular places on earth. This is The Preserve at SaddleBrooke. Located in the northeastern section of SaddleBrooke, The Preserve offers a secluded sanctuary for active adults  tucked in the foothills of the majestic Catalina Mountains.

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7 – Sun City Oro Valley
Sun City Vistoso - Tucson Retirement Subdivision


Sun City Oro Valley is another one of Del Webb’s Tucson retirement communities.  Conveniently located northwest of Tucson, at the base of the Catalina Mountains in the Town of Oro Valley.

Built on a 1000 acres, this beautiful setting is only the beginning of the quality of the Sun City Oro Valley community. With a population of over 4500 active adults, Sun City Oro Valley offers a friendly hometown feeling – close enough to the city for convenience but far enough away for tranquility.

The community, with 248 homes (single family, garden villa and patio homes) was established in 1986 by the Del Webb Corporation. Control was turned over to Sun City Oro Valley Community Association, Inc. in 1995. Sun City Oro Valley is governed by a seven member Board of Directors elected by the residents with day to day operations managed by professional staff.

The golf course at Sun City Oro Valley, Tucson’s premier active retirement community, is an 18 hole par 72 championship private golf course, although a limited number of non-resident Annual Pass memberships are available. It plays at 5,109 to 6,723 yards and includes multiple tee placements accommodating all skill levels.

Sun City Oro Valley is Tucson ‘s premier active adult resort community. Located in northwest Tucson, Arizona . Over 120 clubs and three recreation centers make this a truly  active adult community. Ideally located near shopping, many activities, hospital and the lovely Santa Catalina Mountains.

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8 - Vistoso Village

Vistoso Village Retirement Community


Vistoso Village has many things to offer its residents. Voted “Best Small Active Adult Community” (under 300 homes) in 2003 by the “National Council on Seniors Housing Gold Achievement Awards,” Vistoso Village is a small, intimate neighborhood of town homes. A gated active adult community in Oro Valley, Vistoso Village belongs to the Rancho Vistoso Master Planned Community, which boasts one of the highest rated public golf courses in Arizona. Close to restaurants, shopping and the cultural amenities of Tucson.

Built in pairs or in threes, each home has its own exterior walls and share no common walls with its neighbor. These energy efficient homes have many features that add to their value and contribute to a low maintenance lifestyle. Ranging from the mid-200′s to the mid-300′s, these 2 bedroom, 2 bath town homes are approximately 1,170 to 1,851 square feet.

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9 – Saddlebrooke Ranch

Saddlebrooke Ranch - Tucson Homes for Sale


Located 10 miles north of Oro Valley and is the newest of Robson communities.  Once complete it will have approximately 6,000 homes. Building started in 2007. Offers both single family homes and patio/town-homes.  This community is built on the desert prairie about 3,000 feet above sea level and enjoys the views of the Tortolita and Santa Catalina Mountains.  Amenities includes a championship golf course, pro shop plus an extensive sports, spa, and aquatics center .

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10 – Academy Village Homes

Academy Village Tucson


Although not on the Map shown above, Academy Village is a unique community in the Southeast area of Tucson ideal for active, independent adults who have no intention of retiring from life.

Academy Village offers residents limitless possibilities for personal growth, creativity, and wellness. The Village is located in the Rincon Valley of Tucson, Arizona which offers art and cultural venues, beautiful scenery, and Arizona’s great weather. It’s the ideal setting for an independent, active adult lifestyle.

At the heart of our village is the Community Center and The Arizona Senior Academy.  The Academy Village will keep you engaged in life whether you plan to continue working, volunteer in community efforts, participate in educational or leisure activities, or just discover an entirely new passion. The Arizona Senior Academy provides the activities and services to support a stimulating and fulfilling retirement.

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11 – Quail Creek Green Valley AZ

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This is a Robson Resort Community about 20 miles south of Tucson in Green Valley AZ.

The Quail Creek golf course winds through the Sonoran desert terrain. Players will have dramatic views of the Santa Rita Mountains.

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