The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods

  • Independent Living
  • Villas Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Skilled Nursing at The Springs Operated by Summit Care INC.

The Best Value in Sarasota Senior Living

The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods is a retirement community that offers Independent Living and Assisted Living on a large and comfortable senior campus notable for spacious, beautifully landscaped grounds.

Choose from spacious studios, one-bedroom apartments or two-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a full kitchen, large living room and bathrooms. Meals are enjoyed restaurant style.

Residents of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods enjoy services and amenities catered specifically to each individual.

Resident Voices


Residents Ben and Judy Adams’ Fascination for Carefree Retirement Living Moved Them to The Fountains

BOLD STEPS BRING REWARDS The first step is often the most difficult. “Judy I think was the one that was more persuasive and said, ‘You know, while we’re breathing and everything is good and we both have our health, let’s do it.’ So we did it.” – Ben and Judy Adams, residents of The Fountains […]

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Resident Mary Anne Banks is Enjoying Her Ideal Retirement Lifestyle at The Fountains

THIS IS IT Living well is easy when you’re in the right place. How will you know? You’ll just feel it. “As I drove in I thought, ‘This is it. This is where I’m going to live.’” – Mary Anne Banks, resident of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods MEET MARY ANNE BANKS, A VIBRANT […]

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Residents Tom and Joanne Gildea’s Desire for Peace of Mind Moved Them to The Fountains

GOOD DECISIONS ARE YOURS TO MAKE Start planning your secure future today by honestly assessing your current situation and exploring all your options. “My advice, like I said, it’s better to act rather than react.” – Tom Gildea, resident of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods MEET TOM AND JOANNE GILDEA, WHO LOOKED FIVE PLACES […]

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Life at The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods


Fountains Wildlife

The wildlife here at the Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods is pretty amazing, and something we all enjoy as we travel throughout the community! We have an active American Bald Eagle nesting here that many of us have seen as they fish from our ponds. Other birds include beautiful Roseate Spoonbills, Wood Storks, Cranes and Herons, the occasional […]

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State Survey Conducted by AHCA

Recently, The Fountains ALF had its annual state survey conducted by AHCA. Its purpose is to inspect the building and how it is run to ensure all policies and procedures outlined by the State of Florida are being followed. We are proud to announce that The Fountains received a “Deficiency-Free” survey, meaning there were no […]

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Our resident Eagle came for a visit today!

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Life at The Inn – Assisted Living


Is it time for a vacation?

While you enjoy your break away, let mom or dad enjoy a break with us. Did you know that The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods offers Assisted Living short-term stays for seniors? With beautifully furnished private apartments, three delicious and nutritious meals per day, fun events, a full calendar of engaging classes and outstanding medication […]

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Out and About


Barb’s Beaux Performance During Sarasota Pops on February 8th

Music lovers were pleasantly surprised to hear Barb’s Beaux perform as the first act after intermission when the Sarasota Pops presented “Broadway Celebrates Love” at Riverview Performing Arts Center on February 8th at 3:00 p.m. Barb is Barbara Cornell, originator and director of the Sarasota all-men’s chorus known as “Barb’s Beaux.” A music teacher for […]

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Sarasota Institute of Lifetime Learning: Global Issues Series II

The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods currently has between 20-25 residents who are attending the Global Issues Series II lectures at the Sarasota Institure of Lifetime Learning. The bus to these lectures departs on Friday mornings at 9:00am. Residents can choose to purchase a ticket for the entire series, or only a single day admission to […]

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Brunch at the Beach

Our summer Brunch at the Beach continues to be a huge success and many residents have already enjoyed the fellowship, fun in the sun and fabulous food. Come see Ricky Bacher, our Dining Services Director, give a demonstration on paddleboading in the Gulf of Mexico. Sign up for our June 10th outing and see what […]

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Brunch At The Beach!

Every month we like to treat our residents to a lovely morning out at the beach. We cook brunch right by the water while they enjoy the view and the wonderful weather!

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Battle of the Chefs

Every night this week, from June 2nd – June 6th, we have had a team of chefs battle it out for the glory of being named Best Chef. 11 total associates all working in dining services at The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods have been broken up into teams of two (with one team of […]

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On Aging


Sci-Brain: Discover the Science Based Program to Improve Brain Health

The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods is please to announced an exciting opportunity for you to thrive with Sci-Brain, a unique Medicare approved program that offers a validated, science-based action plan for improving your “brain-reserve.” Brain reserve is a measure of the strengthening and expanding of connections between neurons and increasing the number of those […]

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A Health Fair to Remember

Today’s Health Fair was such a success. We had over 90 residents in attendance and door prizes consisting of $25 gift cards, massage and facial services, goodie baskets, orchids and to one very special guy, a bottle of Grey Goose vodka! The day started out with chair exercises by the lake at 9:00am and continued […]

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Staying Fit for Life

Exercise and physical activity are good for you, no matter how old you are. In fact, staying active can help you: Keep and improve your strength so you can stay independent Have more energy to do the things you want to do Improve your balance Prevent or delay some diseases like Heart Disease, Diabetes and […]

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Facebook Review – Enjoying an active life with dear friends.

My parents moved to The Fountains over 8 years ago! While Dad is gone, now, Mom enjoys an active life with dear friends. The staff has always been like family, as well. My favorite place to stay when I visit in Sarasota! Elegant, yet comfortable accommodations!

See more Review – Everything was first class!

At The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods, you need to buy into this facility. We were really impressed with this facility. Everything was first class, and the visit was very good. The staff did a good job on their explanation.

See more Review – Lots of great activities and amenities.

We had visited The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods and its a very nice and elegant facility. The people are very friendly. They have lots of great activities and amenities offered to their residents, and the reasons we did not choose them were because of the smaller size of the apartment, and the buy-in fee. […]

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