Naples FL Real Estate & Homes for Sale – Bay Villas of Pelican Bay. What makes a villa, a villa? The villas within Pelican Bay share something in common which makes them a villa instead of a single-family home or some other type of residence. A villa is a home inside of a separate cluster which has its own association and fees for maintenance.
The buildings themselves can be attached to another by a common wall or they can be completely detached. One of the benefits of this kind of living is that the homes live like a single-family home, but the homeowner enjoys maintenance being taken care of by the neighborhood association.
Bay Villas of Pelican Bay is architecturally reminiscent of villas of the Mediterranean because of construction features such as tile roofs, stucco walls, brick paver driveways, courtyards and lush tropical landscaping throughout the neighborhood.
It is also a favorite location at the southernmost end of Pelican Bay as you can easily walk to The Philharmonic and the Museum of Art as well as the shopping and fine restaurants of Waterside Shops. There is a wonderful camaraderie in the neighborhood which is “priceless.”
Depending on size (1500 to 1950 sq. ft), the amount of outdoor living and the upgrades in a Bay Villa home, the prices range from $575,000 to $825,000. It is very rare for one of the 7 lakefront properties to come on the market, but when they do, the view is outstanding and worth the extra $$.
For pet lovers, you’ll be happy to know that Bay Villas enjoys a pet friendly policy with no restrictions on pet size or number. HOA fees are also one of the lowest in Pelican – Bay Villas HOA fees are $3,000/annually, paid quarterly, compared to other villas which run $6,000+/annually.
Bay Villas being a neighborhood within the Pelican Bay community, enjoys all the amenities and facilities offered to Pelican Bay residents.
Amenities include: a 3-mile private beach, 2 beach facilities with beachfront restaurants, beach attendants and beach facilities – 18 tennis courts, state-of-the-art fitness center and a community center that is a hub of activities and classes – canoeing in the bay system within Pelican Bay – 4 family friendly parks, just to name some. Walking paths throughout Pelican Bay offer the opportunity to be active while observing tropical birds and other wildlife in a natural habitat.
Besides the HOA fees of each neighborhood, residents also pay the Pelican Bay foundation a master HOA fee of $1,416/annually to enjoy all the amenities provided outside of the individual neighborhoods.
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