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An Island Paradise
Like No Other!

Life on an Island is intriguing to many people. The seclusion and privacy are a welcome relief from the hustle and bustle and of course being surrounded by water. Not many people can say they live on an island paradise with a world-class golf course running through it. Deer Island homeowners enjoy the best of two worlds; an island lifestyle and the golfer's dream. We have arranged the property so that residents can live in peace and tranquility without the interruption of golfers, while our golfers play this unique course, unabated.

As you pass through the gates of Deer Island, life begins to slow down. You will enjoy the breathtaking views of Lake Dora and Lake Beauclaire while sunlight sneaks through the overhanging cypress and oak trees. Time seems to stand still as you begin to relax and enjoy all the sights and sounds the Island has to offer.

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Homeowners, vacationers, and day trippers will enjoy the picturesque landscape of the area's citrus and horse farms, as pontoon boats, sailboats, and seaplanes glide by. This secluded, 400-acre island lies amidst the Harris Chain of Lakes, Florida's largest chain of natural lakes.

Deer Island's secluded 400-acre natural habitat is only a 45-minute drive to Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando, Winter Park, and the Villages and just 75 minutes to New Smyrna Beach and the St. John River. It's home to an abundance of wildlife and a member of the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program where you will find over two dozen bird species, including Bald Eagles, Osprey, Hawks, and water birds like the Blue Heron, Sand Hill Crane, Great Egret, Wood Stork, Little Egrets and Ibis. You will often see soft shell crab and snapping turtles, the iconic Florida alligator plus the occasional Bobcat.

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We are truly small-town America at its very best. Our homeowners really enjoy the Island lifestyle and its focus in every direction --- water and golf. There comes a time when you're ready to dial it back and Island living becomes more seductive and enchanting.

Come and experience this unique slice of heaven, feel the sun, enjoy the solitude and take a deep breath of our intoxicating Island air. You'll want to call this place... home!