Sun City West
About Sun City West
The self contained, self governed community of Sun City West Arizona is a retiree's dream. This thriving city located just 45 minutes from central Phoenix offers year around activities for active seniors. Founded in 1978, Sun City West boasts of an Emerald Valley with one of the largest golf course areas in Arizona. You can find a multitude of activities on hand in Sun City from golfing, fishing and sailing on Lake Pleasant to exciting basketball games featuring the Phoenix Suns. Mixed in with its resort-style amenities are needed basic services within easy reach with several supermarkets such as Safeway near by. Ethnic cuisine is at a premium in Sun City West with great local Mexican, Italian and even French restaurants. This sunny Arizona hot spot also offers a host of small local eateries at affordable prices. Yet, this desert oasis offers more than just great places to dine out. Sun City West in Arizona is also popular for taking part in viewing wonderful professional sporting events from football with the Arizona Cardinals to hockey matches hosted by the Phoenix Coyotes. America's favorite pastime is also on offer with games featuring the Arizona Diamondbacks. Sun City West abounds in opportunities for outdoor activities year around while also providing exciting times for catching a movie, sailing or just basking in the warm Arizona sun. Whether, you're an avid outdoorsman or just seeking a wonderful place to call home, Sun City West Arizona is definitely the place to be for an active retirement.