The Cascades

Cascades at St. Lucie West Overview

The Cascades in Port St. Lucie, Florida is an active adult community which is located at the heart of the prestigious, master planned community of St. Lucie West. Many homes at The Cascades in Port St. Lucie feature water views or views of natural preserved land. Natural pine trees and palm trees are in abundance in this community.

Winding streets and walking and biking paths connect residents with each other and St. Lucie West. Cascades at St. Lucie West is surrounded by beautiful residential communities and is close to highway I-95. This 55 and over community is gated and features a 24 hour manned guardhouse. Port St. Lucie has been on the list of the top ten safest cities in America for many years and provides a quaint small town charm where residents feel safe and secure.

Cascades at St. Lucie West Amenities

Cascades in Port St. Lucie features a dramatically landscaped, 26,000 square-foot clubhouse on a 17.8 acre recreational tract. Residents can make full use of a large, state-of-the-art fitness center with aerobics studio to stay in shape. A fully appointed library and a billiards room allow for some rest and relaxation. The Cascades at St. Lucie West clubhouse also has arts, crafts and card rooms for everyone’s enjoyment. Internet-ready computers allow residents to stay connected and take care of business as needed.

The resort-style outdoor pool at Cascades in Port St. Lucie features 3,000 square feet of covered verandas, a pool-side bar, and a lovely gazebo. Residents can enjoy a multitude of outdoor sports like bocce ball and basketball. Lighted tennis facilities and a 9-hole, par-3 golf course invite some friendly competition.

Life at Cascades in Port St. Lucie is easy with shopping, dining, and additional recreation just a walk or bike ride away. There are also around twenty different clubs residents can join. Many interests and activities are represented; such as travel, scuba and snorkel, philosophy, music, stitchery, bocce, books, poker and bridge.

Since Port St. Lucie is home for Spring Training for the New York Mets, residents of Cascades at St. Lucie West can also catch baseball stars in action. In addition, Port St. Lucie also features numerous PGA golf courses, so some professional golfers might be spotted in the area on occasion. The Florida Atlantic University campus, which contains the Lifelong Learning Institute and community library, is also close by and offers continuing education classes to residents of Cascades at St. Lucie West.


While residents of Cascades at St. Lucie West have everything they need at hand, just a ten-minute drive towards the town of Tradition will offer more shopping, big stores, restaurants, and seasonal festivals and events. Tradition also features sculpture parks, interactive fountains, and tranquil water ways; and is home to Lake Tradition which offers 45 acres of outdoor activities. For even more aquatic enjoyment, the Atlantic Ocean is only a short drive away from the Cascades in Port St. Lucie