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.

Residents Dick and Jean Georgiades’ are Enjoying Their Semi-Retired Lifestyle at The Fountains

YOUR BEST FUTURE STARTS WITH A PLAN The sooner you begin planning, the better off you’ll be. “I am more of a planner than probably my husband but we had been thinking in these terms for at least the last two years...” – Jean Georgiades, resident of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods MEET DICK […]

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Residents Dick and Bobbie Suprina are Thriving Among Friends Old and New at The Fountains

LIVE SURROUNDED BY WONDERFUL PEOPLE Why just get by on your own when you can thrive within a supportive community of friends? “It’s amazing to me how wonderful the people are here. It’s like one big family. And you get to know them, nobody wears nametags and I’m terrible with names but you get to […]

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Resident Rose Sobol is Enjoying Delicious Cuisine and Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

LISTEN TO YOURSELF Are you thinking about your future? Planning how you’ll continue enjoying the life you love is a wise move, indeed. “I had stayed in our house for five years after my husband died. And then it occurred to me that one day I may not be able to take my Zumba classes […]

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Yom Kippur Resident Tradition

On September 19th, Sarasota residents were celebrating Yom Kippur – the day of atonement after the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. On this holiday, Jews ask God for forgiveness of their sins. It is also typical to fast from sundown to sundown the next day. On the evening of September 19th, a break-fast meal is […]

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Tampa Bay Rays Baseball Game

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 was wearing it. The chatter during the drive to the stadium included who everyone thought would come out victorious between the Cleveland Indians […]

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It’s Official – We are a Great Place to Work

Watermark Retirement Communities was ranked among Fortune Magazine’s top places to work in Aging Services. We are proud to be part of Watermark and we thank our associates for bestowing this accolade on The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods. Many of the companies featured on the list operate with fewer than 250 employees. Watermark employs […]

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It’s Official – We are a Great Place to Work

Watermark Retirement Communities was ranked among Fortune Magazine’s top places to work in Aging Services. We are proud to be part of Watermark and we thank our associates for bestowing this accolade on The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods. Many of the companies featured on the list operate with fewer than 250 employees. Watermark employs […]

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October 2018 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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Arabian Nights at The Inn!

We hosted another wonderful family night at The Inn on Thursday, August 23rd. We invited family and residents to our Arabian Nights event where we traveled through the Arabic culture with food, decor, henna tattoos and educational events earlier in the day. The evening started in the lobby with a beautiful spread of olive tapenade, […]

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Tampa Bay Rays Baseball Game

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 was wearing it. The chatter during the drive to the stadium included who everyone thought would come out victorious between the Cleveland Indians […]

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Overnight Excursion to West Palm Beach

We jetted off to West Palm Beach for our first Extraordinary Outing of 2018! We left The Fountains on June 13th and returned on June 14th. We stayed at the luxurious Chesterfield West Palm Hotel, where glorious Palm Beach architecture was blended with timeless English values. This was an oasis of old-world charm, in each of the rooms and suites the unique statement of luxury […]

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Bok Tower Gardens

Looking up at the 205-foot neo-Gothic and art deco Singing Tower carillon is an experience like no other. We were able to celebrate Valentine's Day at this one of a kind location! We were greeted at the entrance gate and given the history of the grounds. The tower was designed by famed architect Milton B. […]

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Yom Kippur Resident Tradition

On September 19th, Sarasota residents were celebrating Yom Kippur – the day of atonement after the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah. On this holiday, Jews ask God for forgiveness of their sins. It is also typical to fast from sundown to sundown the next day. On the evening of September 19th, a break-fast meal is […]

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Arabian Nights at The Inn!

We hosted another wonderful family night at The Inn on Thursday, August 23rd. We invited family and residents to our Arabian Nights event where we traveled through the Arabic culture with food, decor, henna tattoos and educational events earlier in the day. The evening started in the lobby with a beautiful spread of olive tapenade, […]

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Mad Hatter Tea Party at The Inn!

We joined Alice and her cast of crazy characters (our staff!) at the Mad Hatter Tea Party in the Ice Cream Parlor on Friday, May 25th at 10:30am. We celebrated the Very Merry Unbirthday with tea sandwiches and other delicacies prior to lunch in the Dining Room. We enjoyed cucumber, watercrest, tuna and chicken salad […]

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Virginia Blake, 104, Says Has 104 More Years to Go

An article and video was recently published on FOX 13 News on Tuesday, February 13th 2018. To read the full article, please click here. Virginia may have very well coined the phrase, “age is just a number.” She recently celebrated her 104th birthday but stays young at heart and plenty busy through dancing, and playing […]

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Path to Well-Being

Happy Heart Awareness Month! According to the CDC, heart disease remains the leading cause of death in adults over age 65. As people age, they're increasingly living with risk factors, such as high blood pressure and high cholesterol, these increase the chance of having a stroke or developing heart disease. Advice for addressing this health risk not only helps with […]

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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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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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