The Meadows is centrally located just east of downtown Sarasota between Clark Road and University Blvd and to the west of I-75. Developed by Taylor-Woodrow Homes on 1,650 acres and consisting of approximately 3,400 residences including condos, villas and single family homes. The Meadows is known for its immaculately maintained mature landscaping and resort style atmosphere. There are more than 80 lakes in the community and more than 14 miles of sidewalks for walking and cycling. The Meadows Country Club is private and member owned and features three 18 hole golf courses, 17 Har-Tru tennis courts, a 5,000 square foot fitness center, pool and spa, 3 restaurants and a very active social calendar for it's members.
The Meadows Shopping Village is centrally located and offers a variety of shopping, banking, salon, restaurants and professional services. The Meadows is located near Siesta Beach, ranked # Beach in America for 2011, St. Armand's Circle, Lido Beach, Mote Marine, Ringling Museum, Sarasota Opera, Selby Gardens, Sarasota International Airport and Downtown Sarasota.