Ponte Vedra Florida
Located in St John’s County, eighteen miles Southeast of Jacksonville, Ponte Vedra offers a country club lifestyle with upscale shopping and dining options, spas, pools, and tennis facilities. This area is known as a resort community, as it is home to the PGA Tour. Housing options in this area range anywhere from single bedroom condos, to exclusive gated communities, to grand oceanfront estates. Ponte Vedra Beach hosts the Guana Tolomato Matanzas Estuarine National Research Reserve, which is one of the last remaining Atlantic ocean/Intracoastal habitats that is in pristine condition. Included in its 60,000 acres are beaches, salt marshes, sand dunes, mangroves, tidal wetlands, tidal creeks, oyster bars, lagoons, maritime hardwood hammock, pond pine flatwoods, freshwater depression marshes, and shell mound forests. The school systems in Ponte Vedra are consistently ranked highest in the state.