The Colony is a stunning, gated community that is packed full of amenities. It is a master planned community in which residents can choose their own builder. This community offers residents large lots that range from one to three acres. Located just 20 minutes from downtown, The Colony offers residents privacy and convenience. Grand hardwoods fill the large lots that are up to eight times larger than average city lots. The Colony is known for its lush landscaping, as well as its amazing amenities. A junior Olympic pool, tennis court, basketball court and open sports fields are just a few of the amenities here. Residents also enjoy the fitness center that is complete with wet and dry saunas. Residents also have access to the clubhouse which is used for special events, as well as community functions. Within two miles of The Colony is a large nature preserve, as well as a boat launch. There is also an 18-hole championship golf course being built in the new Hyatt Regency resort, which is adjacent to the Colony.