downtown St. CloudCalling St. Cloud, Florida home offers the best of both worlds – a close proximity to Orlando and the country’s best theme parks, while still offering a quiet, laid-back lifestyle at home. Other benefits of living in St. Cloud include strong job growth and plenty of entertainment as well as numerous outdoor recreation opportunities. If this sounds like the ideal place to live, our boutique community of just 54 homes at Canopy Reserve is now selling new homes in St. Cloud, Florida priced from the $240’s.

Daily Living in St. Cloud

Located off Nolte Road just east of Canoe Creek Road, Canopy Reserve is moments away from the Florida Turnpike and Highway 192/Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway offering convenient access to Lake Nona, Kissimmee, and Orlando. The community is conveniently located near a number of daily necessities including Walmart Neighborhood Market, Winn-Dixie, ALDI, and Publix. Downtown St. Cloud is also minutes away, with delicious food, unique storefronts featuring antiques and local art, and more, including the St. Cloud Heritage Museum.

Fun, Florida-Style

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Just 23 miles away sit Central Florida’s most well-known attractions, which also happen to be some of the world’s best theme parks! Walt Disney World Resort, SeaWorld Orlando and Discovery Cove, and Universal Orlando Resort are all nearby, offering endless fun for the entire family. Old Town USA is even closer to home, a one-of-a-kind destination in Kissimmee with shops, restaurants, and year-round events.

Florida is also known as one of the world’s top golfing destinations, with an abundance of courses for every level of playing. If you’re an avid golfer or someone ready to learn all the intricacies of the game, you’ll enjoy having two golf courses just minutes from home – Royal St. Cloud Golf Links and Remington Golf Club.

It also goes without saying that living in St. Cloud provides you with unlimited access to water activities. In downtown St. Cloud, you can enjoy time at Lakefront Park, located on the shores of East Lake Tohopekaliga. The park has a playground, splash pad, pavilions, barbeque grills, sand beach, marina, fishing pier, boat ramp, over two miles of bike path, an outdoor volleyball court, and more! Lake Tohopekaliga is also the largest lake in the county, best known for bass fishing and birdwatching, and you can even take an airboat tour on the lake too!

Health and Education

Canopy Reserve residents with children will be pleased to learn that this new community is districted for some of the area’s most highly rated schools. St. Cloud Elementary, Middle and High schools are all B-rated by the Florida Department of Education. The community is also conveniently located near a number of local colleges and universities ideal for young adults ready to go to college or those interested in continuing their education. Nearby colleges include Valencia College, Osceola Library Campus, and Johnson University Florida. St. Cloud Regional Medical Center is also located just minutes from home, which provides all kinds of medical care if and when the need arises.

New Homes for Sale in St. Cloud, FL

At Canopy Reserve, you’ll enjoy beautiful views and backyard privacy on select home sites thanks to the surrounding open space, wetlands, and ponds. You’ll have more than 10 home plans to choose from when building your new home in St. Cloud, with three- to six-bedrooms and up to 3,141 square feet of living space. Our homes are designed for your life, with open living areas, private owner’s suites, convenient built-in drop zones, two-car garages, and a covered lanai or porch (per plan) for your outdoor living enjoyment. When you’re ready to build your dream home, you’ll also have the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of design options to personalize your new home to match your style and needs at our Highland Homes Personal Selection Studio.

The model center at Canopy Reserve will open in 2020, but in the meantime, you can visit the model center at nearby Gramercy Farms, located at 2855 Harlow Avenue in St. Cloud. For more information on making St. Cloud your home, call our Orlando New Home Specialists at 407-630-9800 or visit Highland Homes online.