The Village of Wellington Florida – A Golf, Equestrian and Polo Club Lifestyle
Nestled comfortably beside world renowned golf club communities, equestrian homes facilities and polo clubs and the ever popular Island of Palm Beach, lies a distinctive village home to more than 55,000 people. With effortless access to Interstate I-95 and the Florida Turnpike, as well as State Road 441, grade “A” schools, active Polo culture and remarkable shopping and dining play a major role in creating the unique lifestyle that embodies Wellington Florida. A relatively new community within Palm Beach County, becoming incorporated in 1995, Wellington Florida has grown to become synonymous with luxury suburban living, luxury Palm Beach Real Estate, equestrian homes facilities and upscale shopping, as well as luscious parks, events and activities and family recreation.
In Wellington Florida, the sport of Polo is a luxury lifestyle and the number of polo clubs is a testament to its allure in Wellington. Home to the Winter Equestrian Festival and the National Horse Show, Wellington offers more than 57 miles of stunning equestrian trails and equestrian programs for individuals and families to enjoy. Famous Polo Players, like His Royal Highness Prince Charles, frequent Wellington Florida during season which runs from January to April each year. For the true equestrian with their own ponies, numerous neighborhoods in Wellington Florida feature bright green pastures, personal paddocks and barns for the equine part of the family and represent the finest luxury Palm Beach Real Estate in the County.
Illustrious designers and gourmet dining surround the Mall at Wellington Green, one of the newest shopping centers in Palm Beach County. With over 170 specialty shops, including major department stores, inside the mall you are bound to find what you were looking for. If by some extraordinary force the mall does not have something to please, one of the many stores and boutiques on the outskirts of the mall in the Wellington Green Commons will. After a day’s worth of shopping, pull up a chair at a Joe’s American Bar and Grille or stop in to Chili’s for a tempting Margarita. There is a taste for every palate in Wellington!
Luxury premier estates, golf club communities and equestrian homes and facilities provide ample space for the rich and famous as Wellington Florida hosts many celebrity residents. The magnificent estate homes in the community of Versailles for example lend their land to well-known, world-famous musicians, as does the land behind the Polo and Country Club Of Wellington. Although, to enjoy the fresh markets and exquisite shopping, you don’t have to be rich and famous, you just have to have an appreciation for quality living and a true sense of community and the recreational lifestyle that is Wellington Florida.
Mixed in with luxury Palm Beach Real Estate, polo clubs, golf club communities and pleasurable recreational pursuits are wonderful schools, parks and libraries for families to share. Wellington Florida is home to ten public schools and five private schools, most of which are consistently the highest-performing schools in the state. Wielding a very low crime rate, Wellington Florida is home to many parks and recreational facilities which act as the perfect venues for children to play and families to bond. Children can run burn off some energy at the playground portion of Tiger Shark Cove then cool down in the water play section of the park. Outfitted with picnic tables and green grass fields, it is the ultimate outdoor play area. Like Tiger Shark Cove, the majority of facilities offer extra-curricular activities and classes to children and families, ranging from basketball to karate. The newly renovated library has classes for children and adults as well as summer camps and classes all year round. With more than 1,400 acres of recreational land, there is always something to do to unwind, relax and enjoy yourself in Wellington.
Life can take drastic turns when we least expect it, but thankfully Wellington Regional Medical Center is centrally located and is extremely accessible from all angles. Doctors and nurses work around the clock to provide the best care for their patients, regardless of how minor or major the condition. The Wellington Medical Pavilion alongside the hospital boasts some of the area’s most qualified physicians, with a wide array of practices. From accidents to injuries, babies to adults, there is no question that a quality health care provider is ready to grant you and your emergency with care, respect and professionalism.
Wellington Florida is the perfect place to raise a family, perfect your Polo swing, or enjoy major city living in a small town setting amongst some of the finest luxury Palm Beach Real Estate. The atmosphere is always inviting with an average of over 200 sunny days and the living is easy. You are never too far from a major highway but the noise and bustling of the city traffic is a fair distance. Fresh farmers markets, festivals, and activities line the streets and are always on an event calendar. Wellington is a hidden gem buried in South Florida, but is hardly overlooked. Opulence, athletics, communal gatherings, a dining and nightlife that is constantly moving personify the Village of Wellington, but it is truly a village to be explored.
A number of gorgeous gated golf club communities, equestrian homes, polo clubs and developments catering to the golf, equestrian and polo lifestyle have been constructed in recent years representing some of the finest luxury Palm Beach Real Estate: Versailles, Equus, Polo and Country Club Of Wellington, Olympia, Binks Forest, Southfields Polo Club, Greenview Cove, Kensington of Palm Beach Polo and Country Club, Saddle Trail, Eagles Landing, Equestrian Club, Grand Prix Farms, Malet Hill, Wycliffe, Aero Club, Palm Beach Little Ranches, Polo Island Estates, Paddock Park, Bent Cypress, Hunters Chase Estates and Grand Isles. If golf club communities, equestrian homes and polo clubs is what you are looking for then The Village of Wellington Florida has them in abundance.Gia Freer and Grant Freer