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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 Voices

Resident Diane Reimann is Loving Less Responsibilities and More Time for Travelling Since Moving to The Fountains

EVALUATE YOUR SITUATION When’s the last time you took a good hard look at where you’re living and whether it’s still working for you? “Needs change and you have to be able to change with them and I think that’s one of the secrets of being truly happy.” – Diane Reimann, resident of The Fountains […]

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Residents Jo and Joe Hanson are Enjoying Friendly Neighbors and an Active Lifestyle at The Fountains

HOW WILL YOU KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME? If you wait until you have no choice but to move, then you’ll know you’ve waited too long. “A lot of our friends, when we started talking about moving said, ‘You’re too young.’ I’m 65 and he’s 67. But I see enough people in assisted living places that […]

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Residents Donna and David Davis are Enjoying a Vibrant Lifestyle at The Fountains

COUPLES DON’T ALWAYS AGREE AT FIRST Eventually the lucky ones see eye to eye on the advantages of retirement community living. “My thing is change is good and when you can help each other do it, it’s much better. It’s much better to accept the change and you just have to accept that life changes […]

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Life at The Town Center – Independent Living

Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2017 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Complimentary copies of this beautiful, full-color wall calendar are available while they last at every Watermark community. In addition, we hope you’ll enjoy our online gallery featuring all the wonderful submissions we received this year from artists […]

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Veterans Day Ceremony

America is beautiful and we honor the Veterans who have fought and continue fight to keep it that way. Not a dry eye in the room as the video of war hero’s played on the screen. Veterans of the Town Center gathered with The Inn Veterans on this special day to honor each branch of the Armed Forces in […]

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Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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Life at The Inn – Assisted Living

Birthday Celebrations

Thanksgiving is over but the celebrations continue. Our monthly birthday celebrations are great. Residents gather to sing “Happy Birthday” to their friends and neighbors. Cake and refreshments are served and the entertainment begins. Arun is a local entertainer who knows the good old songs they enjoy. Everyone sings and some even dance. There is nothing like a birthday celebration to bring […]

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Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2017 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Complimentary copies of this beautiful, full-color wall calendar are available while they last at every Watermark community. In addition, we hope you’ll enjoy our online gallery featuring all the wonderful submissions we received this year from artists […]

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Veterans Day Ceremony

America is beautiful and we honor the Veterans who have fought and continue fight to keep it that way. Not a dry eye in the room as the video of war hero’s played on the screen. Veterans of the Town Center gathered with The Inn Veterans on this special day to honor each branch of the Armed Forces in […]

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Out and About

Picnic at Turtle Beach

A had a great picnic lunch at Turtle Beach. We enjoyed boxed lunches made by our chefs at The Inn. The weather was just right and the view from the pier was beautiful. It was a great afternoon for our residents to enjoy.

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Trip to Saint Augustine

Residents boarded the motor coach departing to St. Augustine early Monday morning. We arrived at the Courtyard Marriott just in time to check in and freshen up. Shortly after, we headed for a private Trolley Tour of the Saint Augustine historic district. There is so much to do and see: the cobblestone streets, quaint cafes, bars, and unique […]

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Farm-to-Table Dinner

Residents enjoyed a tour of Gamble Creek Farm, a certified organic and hydroponic farm in Parrish, FL, followed by an al fresco Farm-to-Table Dinner. To start, the residents were served salads prepared with organic Mizuna, Mixed Greens and Pomegranate, all harvested that day. The main course featured roast suckling Pig and Chicken, with Cabbage harvested to prepare Cole Slaw, and tender Collard […]

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Dining

Gingerbread House

A 3 ft. by 4 ft. Gingerbread House was decorated by our food service director, Paul Lebaugh. We expect this lovely ornament to brighten up our resident’s day every time they walk through our lobby!

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Farmer’s Market to the Table

Being in the hospitality business we strive for satisfaction, so one of our special events that we do is take our residents to the Farmer’s Market so they can help us pick out ingredients for a 3 course meal that they will enjoy. We set up tables outside on our patio by the pool and plated the […]

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Lobster Fest

How can we entertain and spoil our residents even more?? How about inviting them to a lovely five course meal that would have them talking about it for weeks?! I believe that is exactly what we did! We prepared for our wonderful residents a night that they will always remember. We started the evening off with happy hour […]

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On Aging

Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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Life Lessons Learned by Veterans

An article was recently featured in the Herald-Tribune, published on November 5th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Veterans Share Life Lessons from Military Service For those of us who have never served in the military, it’s hard to fathom the experience. We asked veterans living at The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods […]

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Happy June Birthdays

At the end of each month we celebrate all the birthdays of the month. Today was the celebration for our June birthdays. It’s very nice to see residents in the community sharing in this special time. Along with cake and refreshments, we enjoyed music by Jumpin’ Joey. Music that brings back the good ole’ days. Quite a few of the residents […]

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Reviews

Google+ Review – Loving, caring and communicative staff, Assisted Living done right.

I am a geriatric and palliative care Nurse Practitioner that has patients in facilities throughout Sarasota, Bradenton and Venice. For my geriatric patients and their families, caregivers, and loved ones, it is commonly quite challenging to find just the right facility where the staff are both knowledgeable and compassionate. But the Fountains Assisted Living Facility […]

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Yelp Review – Mom is enjoying evening activities, afternoon socials and even a little morning exercise.

My mother has lived at The Fountains (Independent Living) and The Inn @ the Fountains (ALF) for the past 3 years. We have been happy with the level of care, communication and socialization offered, especially at the Inn! My mom was not ready to accept her need for an Assisted Living Facility and the move […]

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Google+ Review – Welcoming Staff and Fun Activities

The Inn is a beautiful place with so many friendly faces. They always have a new fun and exciting event going on which is awesome for the residents. Super welcoming staff.

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Videos

Birthday Celebrations

Thanksgiving is over but the celebrations continue. Our monthly birthday celebrations are great. Residents gather to sing “Happy Birthday” to their friends and neighbors. Cake and refreshments are served and the entertainment begins. Arun is a local entertainer who knows the good old songs they enjoy. Everyone sings and some even dance. There is nothing like a birthday celebration to bring […]

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Veterans Day Ceremony

America is beautiful and we honor the Veterans who have fought and continue fight to keep it that way. Not a dry eye in the room as the video of war hero’s played on the screen. Veterans of the Town Center gathered with The Inn Veterans on this special day to honor each branch of the Armed Forces in […]

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Halloween Family Night

It was a spooktacular night at The Inn. We enjoyed great entertainment with keyboard player Arun. Our wonderful residents gathered at The Inn lobby for spirits and appetizers before a magnificent dinner in the main dinning room. Dinner consisted of a choice of either salmon and shrimp jambalaya or coffee rubbed pork tenderloin. No matter which you chose, it was a howling […]

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