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Discover Cresswind at Victoria Gardens: The “Hidden Gem” 55+ Community in DeLand, Florida

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Cresswind at Victoria Gardens is a gorgeous 55+ hidden gem located in Deland, FL. In this video, Claire and Nicky show off all this community has to offer, and take you on a tour of one of the beautiful Cresswind homes!

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens is an absolute gem for those 55 and older in DeLand, Florida! This one-of-a-kind community offers the perfect mix of relaxation, excitement, and serenity. Get ready to explore the incredible features that make Cresswind into so much more than just a place to live—it's a retirement community you won’t want to miss out on! Let’s explore!

Discovering Cresswind: DeLand's Premier 55+ Community Experience

Cresswind at Victoria Gardens started its journey in the early 2000s and has evolved into a beautiful, well-maintained community. With its beautiful aesthetics, park areas, walking trails and picturesque benches overlooking serene waters, it’s a sight to behold! This incredible 55+ community is part of the Victoria Park master-planned community.

Victoria Park is divided into four sections, with the Cresswind at Victoria Gardens being the only part that is gated and guarded. Residents of this beautiful haven have access to all the amazing amenities Victoria Park has to offer. This includes the privilege of enjoying a top-notch public golf course, lounging by the inviting pools, and savoring the good life at the clubhouses.

Lush entrance to Cresswind at Victoria Gardens 55+ community.

Strategic Location: Why Cresswind in DeLand Offers Prime Accessibility

The location of Cresswind at Victoria Gardens is one of its most appealing features. It's situated near medical facilities, restaurants and cafés, a bank, and a large Publix supermarket. The city of DeLand, home to Stetson University, is just a short drive away. The university often hosts music programs and events that residents can enjoy. The city itself is reminiscent of Mount Dora, with its small-town charm, music festivals, art festivals, and a lack of big chain stores.

Beach Days Made Easy: Cresswind's Quick Access to Florida’s Beaches

When it comes to living at Cresswind at Victoria Gardens FL, one standout advantage captures everyone’s attention: the proximity to the beach! Just a brisk 25-minute drive lands you on the sandy shores of New Smyrna Beach. And that’s not all - with the convenience of nearby I-4, you can effortlessly venture out to Orlando or Daytona Beach. Talk about location, location, location! This charming community offers the best of both worlds - the serenity of a small town vibe, while still being in close proximity to bustling cities - right at your fingertips!

Top-Tier Amenities: Elevate Your Lifestyle at Cresswind DeLand

This stunningly designed community makes it easy to immerse yourself in the beauty of the park areas, which boast captivating walking trails and relaxing benches by the calm waters. Well-maintained sidewalks are framed by exquisite overhanging trees, creating a walker’s paradise. This community, designed with attention to detail, is both intimate and welcoming. With just over 1,000 households, you’ll find the perfect place to call home.

Hungry? Look no further than the onsite restaurant, serving tasty lunch and dinner options. And for those looking to stay fit, the state-of-the-art fitness center awaits! For all of our pickleball fans out there, use the well-maintained courts to host energetic games bright and early, or during the enchanting evening hours.

Enjoy pristine amenities like the sparkling pool with ample lounge areas to relax.

Elegant Home Designs & Comprehensive HOA Benefits at Cresswind

The homes in Cresswind at Victoria Gardens range from a cozy 1,200 to an expansive 3,000 square feet. Each home features well thought out designs and beautiful features. This remarkable neighborhood was primarily designed and built by Shea Homes and Kolter Homes, with a sprinkle of custom homes adding some uniqueness throughout the community.

The HOA fees at Cresswind at Victoria Gardens might be on the higher end at $465 per month, but it includes a whole package: cable, internet, irrigation, lawn care, bug treatment, and even mulching! Now how is that for peace of mind and maintenance free living?

Step Inside a Cresswind Home: Spotlight on 1200 Eggleston Residence

If you’re looking for homes in the Cresswind at Victoria Gardens community, you’re in for a treat! This community offers a range of exquisite homes starting from the mid $300,000s and reaching the high $500,000s.

We had the privilege of touring a marvelous listing at 1200 Eggleston. Picture yourself walking through the doors of this home boasting impressive features such as tall doors, tray ceilings, crown molding, and tile flooring that mimics the beauty of hardwood.

The open kitchen seamlessly flows into the dining area, creating the perfect space for entertaining guests. As you step into the living area, you'll notice a sleek built-in that adds sophistication to the room. And don't even get us started on the primary suite! Equipped with an ensuite bathroom and double closets, it's a slice of paradise you won't want to leave. Now, isn't that the home you've been dreaming of?

A beautiful aerial view of the Cresswind neighborhood in Deland, FL.


For those seeking the pinnacle of Central Florida’s 55+ communities, Cresswind at Victoria Gardens shines brightly as the undiscovered treasure. This charming neighborhood offers the perfect blend of small-town coziness and big city amenities.

Recognizing the allure and potential of such a community, it's only natural to want to explore it firsthand. But hey, don't take our word for it! Connect with an Explore55Plus agent who can guide you through the area you're interested in. Drop us an email, give us a call, or shoot us a text - let's embark on this exciting journey together!

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