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

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Resident Mike Miller is Enjoying His Easy-Go-Lucky Lifestyle at The Fountains

DO YOU FEEL LUCKY EVERY DAY? Attitude isn’t everything. Your environment, friends and support system can make all the difference. “Many of the residents say it is like living in a country club and it really is… It’s definitely an easier life. Easy-go-lucky is I guess the best way to express it.” – Mike Miller, […]

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Resident Clarice Dodge is Enjoying Her On the Go Lifestyle at The Fountains

ANOTHER BIRTHDAY IS COMING The question is, are you looking forward to it? In the right retirement community, every day is worth looking forward to. “Our birthdays go up, they don’t go down and you never can tell, you know, when you might be in need of a facility such as this. And why not […]

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Resident Shirley Gotthelf is Enjoying Her Sociable Lifestyle at The Fountains

BRIGHT TOMORROWS BEGIN TODAY If you could start one thing today to make all your tomorrows the best they can be, would you do it? “I had different friends invite me for different lunches at different retirement places, you know, through the years so that’s part of the start of it.” – Shirley Gotthelf, resident […]

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Life at The Town Center – Independent Living

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Residents Thrive at Lake Pointe Woods

Each year at Watermark Retirement Communities, residents and associates are recognized for their contributions to creating extraordinary communities where people thrive! This year, Dr. Jules Altenberg was the recipient of the Watermark University Resident Faculty Award. Dr. Altenberg has been passionate about photography since the age of 12! He has been featured at The Fountains as […]

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Key West Excursion – Two Days in Paradise!

Fountains residents had an unforgettable overnight get-away in Key West, and enjoyed everything from shopping on historic Duval Street & Clinton Street Market at Mallory Square, to seeing what sparked Hemingway’s imagination on a tour of the museum that was his Key West Home. Residents delighted in exceptional dining with live music and took in the beautiful scenery on a […]

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Big Top Tour – Sarasota’s Circus History

Our guided tour aboard The Fountains bus was both educational and entertaining! We were amazed as we passed dozens of familiar (and not so familiar) locations in Sarasota that have surprising ties to the circus! We learned how John Ringling and his family, colleagues, and successors helped create the cultural and colorful community that Sarasota is today. […]

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Life at The Inn – Assisted Living

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Meet the Staff–This month Claudia Varon

Every month we feature a selected staff member to share their lives with our residents.  This month, Claudia Varon, a Caregiver for The Fountains Inn, shared about her family, her gifts and talents.  Claudia is a very talented woman who has worked for The Fountains for over 9 years.  She is hard working, has a […]

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Fountains Associates Thrive!

Angela Piciulo has worked at The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods for 20 years! Angela started at the Fountains in 1995 as a part-time hostess in the Town Center Dining Room. From there she went full-time and eventually became the Dining Room Manager at the Town Center. It wasn’t long before Angela was running the Dining Room […]

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Eco Tour

It is a wonderful way to start your day. Our community is filled with beautiful fountains, lakes, trees, flowers, birds, squirrels and even butterflies. The Eco Tour is intended to offer our residents insight into our environment, and to foster a greater appreciation of our beautiful campus.  

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Out and About

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Key West Excursion – Two Days in Paradise!

Fountains residents had an unforgettable overnight get-away in Key West, and enjoyed everything from shopping on historic Duval Street & Clinton Street Market at Mallory Square, to seeing what sparked Hemingway’s imagination on a tour of the museum that was his Key West Home. Residents delighted in exceptional dining with live music and took in the beautiful scenery on a […]

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Big Top Tour – Sarasota’s Circus History

Our guided tour aboard The Fountains bus was both educational and entertaining! We were amazed as we passed dozens of familiar (and not so familiar) locations in Sarasota that have surprising ties to the circus! We learned how John Ringling and his family, colleagues, and successors helped create the cultural and colorful community that Sarasota is today. […]

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POPS

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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Dining

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Poolside Dinner!

What’s better than having some wine and plenty of food choices while enjoying the sun and view poolside? We love sharing the beautiful weather with our residents while presenting them with a lovely dinner where we offer them multiple stations of wonderful food selections.

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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

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Residents Thrive at Lake Pointe Woods

Each year at Watermark Retirement Communities, residents and associates are recognized for their contributions to creating extraordinary communities where people thrive! This year, Dr. Jules Altenberg was the recipient of the Watermark University Resident Faculty Award. Dr. Altenberg has been passionate about photography since the age of 12! He has been featured at The Fountains as […]

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Brain

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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Reviews

Google+ Review – An oasis in Sarasota.

This place is really awesome. It is nestled in charming area surrounded by lakes, fountains, with nature abounding all around. I found the people I talked to were very happy with their decision to live there. The staff that shows you the property were exceedingly nice and forthcoming and did not pressure me at all […]

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Caring.com Review – The Fountains has surpassed my expectations!

I recently had an opportunity to visit The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods. I am not easily impressed but The Fountains surpassed my expectations. The setting is truly awesome as it has several lakes, fountains and nature abounding all around all leading to a serene and relaxing environment. The people working and living there seemed […]

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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!

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