Get to Know the Lakes
The Lakes Las Vegas Real EstateLocated in the western Las Vegas area, this deceptively small master-planned community has an ample selection of condos and homes of all prices. It is near the famed amenities of the master-planned Summerlin community.
The Lakes’ real estate consists of approximately 2 square miles and is located in zip code 89117. Buyers can choose anywhere between affordable single-family homes and townhomes to large estates with private docks.
Residents of the Lakes can drive approximately 15 minutes to the vibrant entertainment, leisure, shopping, dining, and tourism of the Las Vegas Strip. What’s more, the McCarran International Airport is conveniently located approximately 10 minutes from this community. Frequent travellers will also enjoy proximity to the Las Vegas International Airport.
Amenities, Parks and Things to Do at The Lakes Las VegasThe heart of the Lakes community is Lake Sahara, which is a hotspot for residents to enjoy fishing and viewing the elegant waterfowl and gorgeous scenery. Nature lovers will also love this community’s proximity to beautiful nature at the Spring Mountains and the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.
Amenities also include walking paths, picnic areas, and fitness center. Residents can satisfy their cravings for comfort food or simply hang out at the Lakes Lounge, the community pub and gaming bar. Beyond this, an incredible variety of dining options is just a brief drive away, both within this community and on the Las Vegas Strip.
The Lakes is home to two parks with views of Lake Sahara, appropriately named Lake Sahara South Park and Lake Sahara North Park. These parks are ideal for holding a picnic with their lovely shaded picnic structures. What's more, this community is home to nearly 15 miles of bike trails. There is ample opportunity to stay physically active in this community.
Schools in The Lakes Las VegasThe Lakes village is close to some of the highest rated public and private schools in Nevada. Public schools are run by the Clark County School District.
Mentionable schools near the Lakes with at least a 9/10 high rating by GreatSchools.org include John and Judy Goolsby Elementary (〜10 minutes away), Lucille S. Rogers Elementary (〜10 minutes away), John W. Bonner Elementary (〜15 minutes away), and many more.
Why the Lakes?The Lakes is the only community in Las Vegas where you can have your own private shoreline and dock in your back yard. Those looking for varying price ranges, gorgeous natural scenery, and luxury amenities should certainly look into the Lakes.
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