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Los Prados is a 24hr gate guarded 55+ retirement community in the northwest area of the Las Vegas Valley and just 2 miles from I-95 freeway.The elevation at Los Prados ranges from 2,216 ft. to 2,300 ft. above sea level with nice views of the Spring Mountains and Mt. Charleston. If you’re looking for a place to store your RV onsite year round or want to live among non 55+ nonresidents too, this just might be the place for you. Oh, and did we say how affordable the homes are here in Los Prados too.
Development of Los Prados began in 1986 and was completed in 1998. There are only resale homes available in the community. Home sizes range from approximately 1,083 to over 3,300 square feet, 2 to 4 bedrooms, 2 to 4 bathrooms and attached 1 ( townhouses ) and 2 garages ( single family ). Single family homes and townhomes ( attached duplex, triplex, four-plex plans ).
Los Prados is comprised of 21 Villages only 4 are 55+ Active Adult Neighborhoods - Castle Bay Shores, Cedar Point, Colwood Place and Barrington Bay for a total of 1,358 homes. Colwood Place is a small 64 unit townhouse Village of duplex, tri-plex and four-plex homes. Colwood Place also has a private pool/spa area. The remainders of the villages in Los Prados are non 55+. There is a main 24hr guard gate to the main community, but the 21 villages are not gated. There is also a RV lot in the community and rates range from a daily rate of $1.25 for a 9’ x 18’ to $715.50 per year for an 11’ x 40” space. All parking is outdoors uncovered, but the area is securely fenced and gated.
Los Prados residents can enjoy a clubhouse with a community director and several multi-purpose rooms for community activities and events. There is also a large gathering room where residents can relax and socialize with neighbors. Residents can also take advantage of the library and restaurant. There are two pools, one on each side of the clubhouse with views of the golf course.
Note: the pools at the clubhouse are open to the entire Los Prados community and are NOT 55+ active adult community pools. There are also two tennis courts next to the clubhouse. Please note: There is NO gym at Los Prados. The community is nicely landscaped with mature trees, green grass and desert landscaping. There are plenty of sidewalks and trails for walking and biking throughout the community too.
The Los Prados Golf Course is owned and operated by the Los Prados Community Association
Beautiful views, great service, and a well maintained course have made it a local favorite. The 18 hole golf course was designed by architect Jeff Hardin and built in 1987. It plays to a par of 70, with yardage just under 6000. The greens are among the best in the city, the pace of play averages about 4 hours. Los Prados is a truly enjoyable golf experience in a beautiful relaxed setting. There are several golf courses close by including Painted Desert Golf Club and three courses at Sun City Summerlin
Los Prados is just 35 minutes from the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
where you can enjoy dozens of great hikes of all levels of experience, a visitor center and maybe even see burros, desert tortoises and if you are really lucky, you may even see some bighorn sheep on the 13 mile scenic one way drive through the beautiful Red Rock Canyon. Spring Mountain Ranch State Park is just 3 miles down the road and was home to Howard Hughes at one point. This is also home to the Super Summer Outdoor Theater
The 215 Beltline and I95 connector is under construction a few miles away, but when completed in 2020/2021 it will provide fast safe travel to the area. The surrounding area of North West Las Vegas has had tremendous growth over the last decade and offers some of the newest homes and shopping in the Las Vegas area. Mt. Charleston recreation area (11,916 ft.) is only a 40 minute drive away and features temperatures 20 degrees cooler than the Las Vegas Valley floor in the Summer. So, head up there to cool off during those hot summer days to take a hike or have lunch or dinner at the Mt. Charleston Lodge. Believe it or not, but you can snow ski there 4-5 months of the year at the Mt. Charleston Ski Resort.
Types: Single Family
Number of Homes: 1,358
New/Resale: Resale Homes Only
Age Restrictions: 55+
Construction Dates: 1986 - 1998
Builder: U.S. Homes
(all information is deemed correct, but not guaranteed)
· NO GYM
· 2 Outdoor Pools
· 2 Tennis Courts
· Large Gathering Room
· Multi-Purpose Rooms
· R.V. Parking on Site
· Scenic Pond
· Walking & Biking Trails
Los Prados Golf Course
The Los Prados Golf Course has everything you need for the perfect golfing experience.
-18-Hole Los Prados Golf Course
-Golf Practice Facilities
There are plenty of activities available in Los Prados. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.
· Book Club
· Car Club
· Knitting & Crocheting
· Lions Club
· Los Prados Niners
· Mah Jongg
· Melody Makers
· Organ Lessons
· Senior Solos
· Water Aerobics
· Weight & Strength Training
· Women's Club