Does Leisure Village provide transportation in and around Leisure Village?

Leisure Village is an active senior community and therefore does NOT provide transportation to its residents within the community. Residents either walk, bike, drive, (both fuel and electric vehicles) or some combination of each to get around in this active community. The city of Camarillo does provide free bus service for the fixed route service to Leisure Village residents and the bus passes through Leisure Village on the two main roads.  The city also provides a Dial-A-Ride service at a discounted rate to seniors.

 

Information from above linked website.

Transportation Services For The Elderly

The City provides general public dial-a-ride service to everyone in Camarillo. Dail-a-ride is a door to door service. All of the dial-a-ride vehicles are equipped for wheelchairs. Service is provided to all destinations within the city limits. The fare is $1.50 for a one way trip for seniors and the disabled, $2.00 for adults and students. The City provides same day service with a minimum 2 hour notice. For more information, or to reserve a ride, please call 988-4228.

Where is the nearest grocery store, drug store, hospital, and airport? Are banks nearby?

The closest store to Leisure Village is CVS Pharmacy located just outside the gates. The closest grocery store is Vons which is in Mission Oaks Plaza about one mile from the Main Gate just up the hill on Woodcreek Dr. (Which is also where you find your favorite Real Estate Consultants - Barlow Williams Realty) The closest hospital is St. Johns Pleasant Valley Hospital about four miles away. Also in the area are Los Robles Regional Medical Center in Thousand Oaks and St. Johns Regional Hospital in Oxnard. The closest commercial airport is in Oxnard about 20 miles away, but most residents use Burbank or Los Angeles International Airport which are about an hour away. As far as banks in the area you have Bank of America , Wells Fargo, and Chase Bank all within a mile.

Will you please tell me about the security at Leisure Village?

Leisure Village Security

The security at Leisure Village includes 24 hour guarded gates and patrol cars. All security personnel are trained in emergency First Aid. The patrol cars also use radar patrol to control speed. The speed limit is strictly enforced!!

What kind of activities and amenities are in Leisure Village?

Activities in Leisure Village Camarillo

There are just too many to name them all so here are a few: 18 Hole par-three Golf Course, Tennis, Paddle Tennis, Olympic Size Swimming Poll (heated year round), Spa, Recreation Center with Billiard Room, Wood Shop, Ceramics, Lapidary, Art Painting, Choral, Dancing Groups, Theatre Performers, Music, Sewing Room, College Classes, Cards, Bingo, Photography, Chess, Scrabble, Book Reviews, Current Issues, Travel Committee and In House TV Channel. Don’t forget we have over 60 clubs so there is something for everyone here.

This is one community where you are only bored if you have chosen to be.  There is always something going on in the Village.

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Photo Slideshow Tour of Leisure Village Camarillo

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Leisure Village is an Active Senior Community located in Camarillo California.  Take a look and see if this is a place you would like to live in a quiet, safe, and affordable environment.  Many of the residents here are retired but not all.  You can stay as busy as you want or just live in a private senior community.

Because of the great security at the Village you cannot enter without an invitation from a current resident or accompanied by a Real Estate Professional.

What is the weather like in Camarillo?

great weather in Camarillo

According to the Camarillo Chamber of Commerce, Camarillo has Mild Coastal Temperatures year round. The year round mean temperature is 73 degrees.

The way many residents in Leisure Village describe it is just “a little peace of heaven on earth.”  Now that is nice weather and a great place to live, isn’t it?

 

Here is a link from www.weather.com – Camarillo CA

May my children or a guest visit?

Of course! Your guests are welcome to stay at your home three months cumulatively a year. Your guests are welcome to use most of he common area facilities of Leisure Village when they come to visit but they must be accompanied by a resident.

Are all homes in Leisure Village owner occupied or are any homes for lease?

Not all of the homes in Leisure Village are owner occupied. Currently about 10 to 15 percent of the residents in Leisure Village lease their homes. The association requires lease terms be for a minimum of one year and a maximum of two years. All other terms of the lease are negotiated between owner and tenant. For information regarding available homes for lease please call us at (805) 987-5755 or BarlowPropertyManagement.com for currently available homes.

May I have pets in Leisure Village?

Dogs in senior communityYes, Leisure Village allows for two pets per household. When you take your pets outdoors, they must be on a leash and please remember you must pick up the droppings.

What is Leisure Village?

Leisure Village is a beautiful, active senior community located in Camarillo, California. Leisure Village is nestled in the hills of the Santa Rosa Valley with a gorgeous backdrop of the Santa Monica mountains. It is a community filled with active, friendly residents making Leisure Village a fun and unique place to live. This community has 2,136 homes. All of the homes are one story, ranch style homes to provide easy access throughout the home. Twenty-five models were originally built ranging in size from one bedroom at 866 square feet to two bedroom with a den at 1,850 square feet. In addition to the many homes still mimicking the builder’s original design, many owners have customized their homes both in look and in size. Keep in mind in Leisure Village if you have seen one home… you have not seen them all!

Leisure Village is located on 440 beautiful acres and was built by Leisure Technology. The community was developed over 10 years from 1973 to 1984 in three phases. In addition to the 2,136 homes, the community includes: an 18 hole par 3 golf course, a recreation center, a swimming pool and spa, tennis and paddle tennis courts, horseshoe pits, shuffleboard courts, RV parking, a fitness center, various meeting rooms, 185 acres of beautifully landscaped common area, and much more. All of the amenities are impeccably maintained by the association.

Senior community recreation centerLeisure Village is a planned-unit development and is governed by an elected Board of Directors. Along with the Board of Directors are many committees made up of residents who serve with the association’s professional staff. Leisure Village is age restricted; formally the community complies with State Civil Code 51.3 and the Federal Fair Housing Act, and it is defined as a senior housing development—meaning one resident must be at least age 55.