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Welcome to OakwoodLife – New Homes in 55+ Communities in Colorado Springs CO
What is the best 55+ Active Adult Community in Colorado Springs? It’s The Retreat by OakwoodLife! With breathtaking views of Pike’s Peak, The Retreat is located in the award-winning Banning Lewis Ranch, the fastest-selling community in Colorado Springs, and ranked in the Top 50 master-planned communities in the nation.
A sun lover’s paradise averaging more than 240 sunny days per year, life in The Retreat is meant to be lived outdoors. Explore the countless area attractions including the Garden of the Gods, the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, the Cave of the Winds, the U.S. Olympic Training Center, and more. Colorado Springs regularly appears on Top 10 Lists for Healthiest Cities, Best Air Quality, Best Places to Retire, and in 2018 U.S. News & World Report named it The Most Desirable Place to Live in the United States. Imagine being surrounded by over 75 acres of open space, trails, and parks created to bring neighbors together for summer concerts, farmers’ markets, festivals, and events.
Within this scenic new 55 and up neighborhood lies a vibrant and social gated-street community¹ that connects to all of Banning Lewis Ranch by miles of trails. Stroll down to the pickleball courts, follow the path to the dog park, or meet friends on the trail and walk together to one of our exciting summer music concerts. At the new clubhouse The Barn, you will enjoy a state-of-the-art fitness center, movement studio, game room with a high-tech golf simulator, therapeutic spa, beach-entry pool with a sun deck and lap lane, event center, demonstration kitchen and so much more. Spend some time with us and you will soon discover this 55-plus community has a one-of-a-kind neighborhood culture based on connecting and contributing. That’s why at The Retreat, homeowners say they have more than just new neighbors, they have a new family. What are you waiting for? Grab your walking shoes and come join us!
¹The Retreat is not a secured community and does not have security guards.