All About Colony Cove

What is Colony Cove?

Colony Cove is a five-star resort lifestyle community in Ellenton, Florida. Resort Lifestyle means having all the amenities of a normal age-qualified (or 55+) community while also boasting features normally reserved for vacation hot spots. This park has clubhouses, pools, nature trails, outdoor and indoor recreation spaces, a fishing pier, and so much more! With almost year-round warmth this park is ideal for both happiness and health, easily accommodating an active lifestyle. In the Cove you will have unrestricted access to cool breezes coming from the Gulf of Mexico and breathtaking sunset views every evening.

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What Does This Park Offer?

Colony Cove is the largest age-qualified community in the region. This park boasts the liveliest community we know of, with many active clubs and special interest groups. The park is broken down into smaller communities, each with their own clubhouse and sometimes extra amenities like a smaller community pool. All Colony Cove residents enjoy life a tier above other park residents.

Fun Times Abound!

Poolside view in Colony Cove.
The main pool at Colony Cove

The Cove has the best amenities of any mobile home park on the Gulf Coast. There are five heated pools available to residents year-round in addition to five clubhouses, each with their own activity spaces and events.

Each pool has outdoor seating and a patio for leisure poolside, as well as amenities for changing.

Pets are welcome and encouraged in Colony Cove, you can learn more about the dog park and trails here! The Cove is the place for you if you’re active. Go here to learn more about the many recreation opportunities available in the Cove.

Colony Cove for Outdoorsmen

Depicts fishing pier in Colony Cove.
Pavilion Boardwalk and Fishing Pier

Colony Cove is located on the mouth of the Manatee River, a short trip by boat to the Gulf of Mexico. The Cove has a private marina for all park residents, as well as homes available on canals. There are even in-park storage options for boats, RVs, and anything you may need to park.

The Cove has a community pavilion with a fishing pier that reaches out into the Manatee River. Enjoy fishing any time you like from the comfort of your own community. Also, right on the pier is the best outdoor grilling space with a community propane grill and numerous charcoal grills.

Community pavilion and recreation space, with grilling and cookout amenities.
The Riverside Pavilion as seen from the street.

The Cove for Pets

Nature trail and recreation field on island in the Cove.
Colony Cove has numerous nature trails and outdoor spaces.

The cove features nature trails and manicured, grassy fields for outdoor activities. This park is one of the most pet-friendly in Florida. You and your best friend can spend weeks exploring all the destinations on walks. Do you want some off-leash time? The Cove has a fenced dog park for community members.

Teaches visitor about colony cove dog park; shows dog playing with ball in park.
Colony Cove Gated Pet Area

Sports and Recreation

If sports are your thing, the Cove is your dream retirement spot. This park contains the well-maintained outdoor recreation spaces of all types. There are tennis, shuffleboard, and new pickleball courts available to residents. There are also two new fitness rooms with the latest equipment. You have no need to join a gym in Colony Cove, it’s all right here!

Pickleball courts in Colony Cove
Colony Cove’s Pickleball Courts
Shows shuffleboard courts in Colony Cove.
Shuffleboard at Colony Cove

How Do I Get In?

You can start planning your dream retirement in the cove by first browsing homes and talking to an agent. Afterward, plan your trip to scope out the park. Browse homes here or go to the menu’s browse homes option. Alternatively, if you’re ready to get serious about your retirement lifestyle you can contact an Integrity agent today. Moreover, there’s an article on how to plan your home searching experience here. If you want to explore further return to the home page.

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We are Integrity Mobile Home Sales, a local Ellenton, FL mobile home broker. We do not officially represent the community of Colony Cove nor are we officially affiliated with the park or the HOA. For park-related matters go here, the official Colony Cove Homeowners’ Association.