Desert Highlands in Scottsdale, Arizona is a wonderful community located just south of majestic Pinnacle Peak. Homeowners at Desert Highlands enjoy gorgeous valley views and striking desert landscapes.
Desert Highlands is a well-established Scottsdale golf community, having been in place for over 25 years. It was developed by Lyle Anderson, who also developed Desert Mountain in far north Scottsdale. It features a mixture of full-time residents as well as second homeowners who visit during the winter months.
The Desert Highlands golf course was designed by Jack Nicklaus and although it is challenging, it is a visually-stunning course that winds through the hilly landscape. If you need to practice your putting, there is an 18-hole putting course.
In addition to golf, Desert Highlands has several other activities for its residents. There is an extensive and award-winning tennis facility. The fitness center is expansive and features top-of-the-line equipment and plenty of room to get fit. The large, sparkling pool area is a nice way to spend a wonderful Arizona afternoon.
The Desert Highlands Clubhouse is elegant and expansive. Several dining options are available for members, ranging from a casual bite at The Grille to a more formal experience at the Ventana Room. Membership to Desert Highlands is required for homeowners.
Desert Highlands enjoys a great location, close to shopping, dining, entertainment, area freeways, medical care and more. As mentioned previously, Pinnacle Peak, a challenging hike, is moments away and for a taste of the Western lifestyle, the well-known Greasewood Flats is just up the road.
Desert Highlands members truly get to experience luxury golf living.
As of March 2010, home prices start in the mid-$600’s and range to just under $5 million.
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