The Best Value in Sarasota Senior Living

The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods, located in Sarasota, Florida is a retirement community that offers Independent Living and Assisted Living on a large and comfortable senior campus notable for spacious, beautifully landscaped grounds. The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods is located just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this friendly atmosphere, we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from spacious studios, one-bedroom apartments or two-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a full kitchen, large living room and bathrooms.

Residents of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods enjoy services and amenities that support an engaging and fulfilling life. Our on-site amenities include an idyllic 53 acre campus with nature trails, lakes for fishing, outdoor gardening area, heated outdoor pool, well-stocked library, computer center, fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment, art studio, movie theater, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, an elegant dining room with lake views as well as additional dining options including Water’s Edge Restaurant, the Tiffany Lounge and Café del Sol.

Resident Alice Shaw is Enjoying an Active Lifestyle and Extraordinary Outings at The Fountains

ROMANCING THE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY The right opportunities appear when you’re ready for them. Are you ready to create your own best future? “I knew it was the right time for me at this time. Last year I would’ve said “no.” This year it’s time and I’m glad I made the decision.” – Alice Shaw, resident […]

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Resident Ann Orkin is Enjoying Days Filled with Freedom, Friends and Fitness Classes at The Fountains

PRIVACY PLUS Why risk loneliness, fear or boredom living alone when so many options offer privacy, security and a built in social life? “…one thing about The Fountains, people respect your privacy. But they are also open to be with you and talk to you if you choose to do so. It’s the best of […]

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Residents David and Joan Rice are Loving Life at The Fountains

START PLANNING YOUR BEST FUTURE Even if moving is the last thing on your mind, it’s never too soon to explore your retirement living options. “I just feel that, you know, the older you get, the harder it is for the move.” – Joan Rice, resident of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods MEET DAVE […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Expressions Calendar Winners!

We are surrounded by many resident artists here at The Fountains. The Expressions Calendar is an award-winning calendar that celebrates active aging and the arts. We were able to have many submissions and even a few winners! Arline Stern submitted a mosaic “Self Portrait” that will be featured on a portion of the front cover. […]

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Making the Best of the Worst – A Story of Courage and Kindness

Now that we can truly say we’ve weathered the storm, and have since gotten back to filling our days with happy hours, themed parties, Watermark University classes, extraordinary outings and delicious dining, we’d like to take this time to reflect on Hurricane Irma and send a sincere thank you to all of those who heroically […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Making the Best of the Worst – A Story of Courage and Kindness

Now that we can truly say we’ve weathered the storm, and have since gotten back to filling our days with happy hours, themed parties, Watermark University classes, extraordinary outings and delicious dining, we’d like to take this time to reflect on Hurricane Irma and send a sincere thank you to all of those who heroically […]

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Associate Pumpkin Decorating Contest

One of the ways we celebrated this Halloween was with a good old fashioned Pumpkin Decorating Contest. Each department had the entire month to decorate their pumpkin with anything they desired. They were on display in the Lobby of the Town Center Building. Residents from The Inn and Town Center were able to view these […]

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Hitting Homeruns with Happy Residents!

As we left the Lobby to make our way to Tropicana Field, we were all decked out in our favorite team’s attire. Hats, jackets and jerseys. You name it, one of us were wearing it. The chatter during the drive to the stadium included who everyone thought would come out victorious between the two teams, […]

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Visit to the Children’s First School

We have already had much success with our residents being praised on “bridging the age gap” with our involvement in Children’s First visits. On this particular trip, we were able to visit the Children’s First School located in North Port, FL. We witnessed what programs and activities the children are offered, the community outreach that is […]

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Two-Day Cultural Arts Excursion to Winter Park

The Sarasota Herald Tribune posted an article on June 19th, 2017 about our residents recent outing to Winter Park. To read the full article, please click here. Residents of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods recently enjoyed a two-day cultural arts excursion to Winter Park. The trip included docent-led tours of the historic Alfond Inn contemporary […]

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Thrive Dining on SNN News!

Recently we were able to showcase our Thrive Dining experience. SNN News visited our property to review and broadcast the benefits this dining program has to offer. Our very own Executive Director, Peggy Beasley, and Director of Dining Services, Paul Ebaugh, were able to discuss the process and benefits of Thrive Dining for the resident community […]

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Family Night at The Inn – Sock Hop

We hosted another successful Family Night at The Inn! This month’s theme was Sock Hop. We had live entertainment singing the classical hits from the 50’s that helped us get out our poodle skirts and shake a tail feather. Dining services had our taste bud’s dancing as well with Kobe beef sliders, spinach artichoke dip, […]

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Farm to Table Dining

We welcomed fall with our first Farm to Table event of the season. After shopping most of the morning away at the Philippi Creek Farmer’s Market, Chef Paul and his staff began prepping the Thai inspired menu for the evening. As the residents began to fill the tables on the pool deck, the appetizer was presented […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Path to Well-Being

With the holiday season starting, temptations are all around us, and making healthy food choices can be challenging. However, if you practice portion control along with following these healthy tips, you can enjoy your favorite foods without gaining a pound. Here are seven tips that will help offer a healthy Thanksgiving: 1.) Watch your portion sizes […]

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Path to Well-Being September

Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes death. Every flu season is different, and the infection can affect people in many ways. During flu season, flu viruses circulate at higher levels in the U.S. population. An annual seasonal flu vaccine is the best way to reduce your risk of getting sick […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Excellent Food and Attentive Staff

This is a preliminary review. We moved our 91-yr-old parents to a two-room apartment at the Inn three days before Hurricane Irma hit in early September. We could not have been happier with the care they got. Storm prep and communications from management were superior. So far, facility is very nice, food is excellent, and […]

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Facebook Review – Impressed and Thankful

As residents of The Fountains for 4 years, we really have enjoyed every minute of our stay there. My husband, now resides in the Assisted Living section called The Inn, and it is also an outstanding place to be. We realized it even more during hurricane Irma. It was so well organized ahead of time, […]

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Google+ Review – Beautiful Grounds and Caring Staff

My dad has been at the Inn now for 3 years it has been a wonderful experience, the grounds here are absolutely beautiful, but what makes the place so special is the people Sylvia and Frances and Claudia the aid are the BEST. They are what makes this place even more special. Thanks to all […]

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Caribbean Family Night

Another outstanding Family Night at The Inn. We gathered in the lobby at 4:00pm along with family and friends to enjoy the tropical atmosphere including Caribbean music with a steel drum player. Everyone was greeted at the entrance with leis and flowers. Photographs by Lisa were taken in front of a Caribbean themed back drop and with photo props. Caribbean infused […]

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Artist of the Month

Known as the man of a thousand faces, Sam Feder is July’s Artist of the month. An extraordinary man with an extraordinary life. Sam began his career in the Coast Guard as a Radioman 3rd Class in Atlantic City, NJ, where he met his bride. They are married 73 years. His life has been filled with many great experiences. He is […]

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Dancing with Steve

We are so fortunate to have Steve Udell as a volunteer at The Inn. He is an amazing friend to all of us here. He comes every Monday to call bingo and now continues to share his love of dancing with us. We all enjoyed our monthly program “Dancing with Steve”.

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