Santa Cruz prides itself on its tranquil location. All the homes are beautifully designed both externally and internally and it is situated among the orange groves to the east of US Highway 27 and just 5 miles south of Highway 192. It gives you an interesting venue for your vacation.
Upon returning to the tranquility of Santa Cruz, you will find it extremely relaxing after your fun and activity packed Florida day! You can also take a leisurely drive thru the orange groves at the rear of the Santa Cruz development where you can see exotic wildlife and birds, and only 6 minutes drive away you will find yourself at Greg Norman’s award winning Champions Gate golf course where you will also find shops and restaurants. There are also over 30 excellent golf courses within a short drive for all those golf enthusiasts. Santa Cruz has everything you could want to make your Florida vacation a memorable and enjoyable one.
Disney attractions are a mere 10 minutes drive away and all the other theme parks, such as Sea World and Universal Studios are all reachable within a 30 minute drive. Santa Cruz also has 2 large supermarkets nearby, as well as restaurants and takeaways that cater to every taste.
The “world famous” town of Celebration is only 5 ~ 10 minutes from the estate. Celebration is set in 4,900 acres of Florida’s best countryside and it is well worth a visit. You can stroll along its friendly streets taking in its picturesque downtown area with its variety of shops, restaurants and cinema, or just relax in a rocking chair and enjoy the night air by the lake and watch the ornamental fountains topped off by that beautiful Florida sunset.
Highway 192 is less than 10 minutes away which has a wealth of eating houses, themed restaurants and shops. Old Town is a neat place to take the family, the Saturday night car cruises are great fun, and the world’s largest Sky-Coaster – a 300 foot free fall will take your breath away – literally!!
I-4 is only 2 miles away which gives quick and easy access to locations throughout Florida, such as Tampa, the Gulf Coast beaches, St. Petersburg and Clearwater, Daytona Beach, the Kennedy Space Center, and not forgetting those famous Orlando malls such as Florida Mall, Orlando Premium Outlets and Mall at Millennia, with its 1.2 million square feet of the best national and international retailers in the world with a fantastic food court.