Sandpiper community in Lakeland is a 55+ gated golf community located in sunny central Florida.  Every Winter people across the country and Canada discover the mild climate in central Florida is the best place to spend the colder months on vacation or all year long.  Many residents enjoy the semi private 18 hole golf course designed and built in 1987 by golf course architect Steve Smyers.

Sandpiper Lakeland



  More than 50 planned activities and events

  for the residents of the community...




Sandpiper Homes

The community consists of more than 1,000 homes.  The majority of the houses in the subdivision are block construction.  This beautiful community was originally developed in the late 1980's and 1990's.  Sandpiper has become one of the nicest and largest 55+ communities in central Florida.  Visit Sandpiper real estate to see a list of all homes currently for sale in the neighborhood.  There are two other communities in Lakeland that you may be interested in learning about Highland Fairways and Colonnades which are also designated as 55+ communities.


Residents enjoy a convenient location near Interstate 4 in Lakeland, Florida.  Grocery stores and restaurants are located minutes away including Lakeland's primary hospital, Lakeland Regional Medical Center.  Lakeland is centrally located between two major airports in Tampa and Orlando.

Property Owners Association

Residents of the community own their home and lot.  Sandpiper Golf and Country Club has a homeowners association or property owners' association made up of the property owners of Sandpiper.  Membership in the association by a residential buyer is a condition of purchase.  The $300 quarterly maintenance fee covers the use of clubhouse with fully equipped kitchen, tennis courts, pool, spa, fitness room and shuffleboard courts.  According to the Sandpiper Property Owners Association, the community continues to be a safe place to live due to the presence of its CAP (Citizen's Assisted Patrol) Program patrolling 7 days a week, a very active Neighborhood Watch Program, and contracted security patrolling evenings.

Sandpiper Golf

The golf course is a semi private 18 hole Florida golf course offering a variety of demanding holes.   Sandpiper Golf Course is not owned by the property owners' association.  The Sandpiper POA and Sandpiper Golf course work together through contract to make the the community a great place to live and play golf year round.

Sandpiper Lifestyle

According to the property owners' association, there are more than 50 planned activities and events for the residence of the community on a regular basis.  50 clubs are steered and supported by an active social committee covering interests of every kind including card games, sports and community affairs.  These events are organized and promoted by an active group of homeowners within the Sandpiper community who believe an active community is a healthier and happy community.