The Boulders in CareFree, AZ
Located on 1,300 acres of land in the Sonoran Desert foothills amongst large, magnificent granite boulder formations, this secluded resort community called "The Boulders" is also where you will find the luxurious Waldorf Astoria resort. Because the neighborhood spans the border of both Scottsdale and Carefree, the community has a section in Scottsdale and one in Carefree.
In 2010, Conde Nast Traveler stated that The Waldorf Astoria is n the list of the Top 80 Golf Resorts in the World. The Boulders features a spa, hiking, rock climbing, bicycling treks, the 8 tennis court complex, 4 swimming pools, and numerous restaurants, makes it certainly seem plausible.
The Boulders offers buyers a variety of lifestyle choices. All villas and luxury estates are built with southwestern architecture in mind. The area's 12 unique communities are planned around The Boulders" two top-rated golf courses, giving residents enchanting views of the golf course and the mountains. Over half of the land in the Boulders community is dedicated to remain open space.
Among the unique communities are Acacia, Altura, Boulders Estates, El Deseo, Enchantras, Greythorn, Palo Brea, Pueblo En Los Rocas, The North Community, The Fifth Green, The Reserve, and The Villas.
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Greythorn - contains seven custom homes with a current total population of 18 Prices range from $500,000 to over $4 million for large estate custom homes.
Club members and resort guests of this semi-private club are presented with 2 excellent championship golf courses: the North Course and the South Course. Jay Morrish designed each of the courses which are quite the challenge no matter what level of player you are.
The par 72 North Course is 6,950 yards long from the back tees. The South Course with a par 71 extends 7,007 yards from the championship tees. With two great courses, there are also first-rate designated practice areas and a pro shop.
Membership options at The Boulders include family golf memberships and social memberships. As luck would have it, each type of membership grants usage of The Waldorf Astoria Spa, a 33,000 square foot restoration facility that provides anything from massages and facials to a sauna, Japanese bath,and a tea room. The sister sport to golf, tennis is also available on championship quality courts, along with weekly clinics, tennis events and private instruction with USPTA certified tennis instructors. Additional amenities of the club consist of the state-of-the-art fitness center, a Yoga and Pilates room, swimming pool and jacuzzi
Black Mountain Elementary, Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School are the Cave Creek Unified School district schools for kids in the Boulders.