Retire in Sun City, AZ

Livability Score
44
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Tacos Tijuana

Great street tacos fresh and tasty! Service was good and located on a corner lot also cozy especially now when the weather is great. One off the best street...

2. Brenda's Kitchen

We found Brenda's on Yelp and were really happy with our breakfast! All the people who worked there were super friendly and made us feel like regulars,...

3. JJ's Louisiana BBQ

Update - There was an unintended consequence to finding great Bar BQ. I raved to my wife how great my brisket sandwich was that evening. She said "I'm...

4. Waldo's Tacos

This is my favorite taco spot in AZ! They have outstanding tacos! Highly recommend! Another thing is the customer service and location are superb! The tacos...

5. Angry Crab Shack

So I've hear a lot about Angry Crab Shack in Peoria. My friends know I love seafood so they keep recommending me to try it. Also heard about the long wait...

Golf
1. Valley Golf Center

My husband and I had an AMAZING golf lesson today with Paul!! He was patient, knowledgeable, and very friendly!! The shop had everything you needed would...

2. PING Golf

Awesome facility. Both the factory tour and the club fitting were memorable events and well worth the investment of time.

3. Adobe Dam Family Golf Center

This is a great "par-3" course for beginners and is pretty cheap as well; there are a few par-4 and two par-5 holes, I believe. They have a 9-hole course...

4. The Wigwam

I will definitely stay at the Wigwam again. The room we had was spacious, up to date, and very clean. The bar also makes a very good Bloody Mary.

5. Wigwam Golf

I have played Wigwam at least once a year for the last decade, and every time has been an enjoyable outing. Courses are fun and well maintained, and the...

Active
1. Apex Balloons

This was a birthday gift 1 year in the making! After many other failed flight attempts (thanks Mother Nature) we were finally able to take off on 8/15. We...

2. Float Balloon Tours

My boyfriend and I were visiting Arizona to celebrate his birthday and he's always wanted to go on a Hot Air Balloon. I decided this would be the perfect...

3. Arizona Outback Adventures - AOA

I did the five day Havasupai Falls trip in October. The guides (Tyler, Liz, Kevin, & Paul) were all incredibly knowledgeable, kind, patience, and most of...

4. Pioneer Community Park

Great park!! Immediately as I got there I saw people cleaning the grounds, and everyone was using every amenity that this place has to offer. (Playground,...

5. Go Paddle AZ

This was my second time with Go Paddle Az, and I can't wait to go again. I went with my co workers and we had a blast. I made reservations on line, and when...

Arts
1. Merhipsy Healing

She is the real deal and so helpful! She has such a sweet presence and she tells you such insightful and life-changing information. I will definitely...

2. Chicks With Spiritual Gifts

Terri was amazing! I went to see her this past weekend due to needing some things validated in my life. I have visited with other psychics in the past and...

3. Psychic Readings By Lilly

I am a very skeptical and conservative person, but since I had encountered an unexpected situation in my life that I needed help with, I decided to take a...

4. Fantasia Crystals

You certainly have a choice when it comes to metaphysical shops, spiritual stores, whatever you care to call them. I lived in Los Angeles quite a while, and...

5. Brett Barry - Mentalist & Magician

I booked Brett last minute for my boyfriends birthday. He agreed to do the private show just for us two over looking the valley at Top of the Rock...

Shopping
1. Sun City Florists

They did such an amazing job with a sympathy flower arrangement for my Dad's passing. I don't know if it was just coincidence or not, but they timed the...

2. Setterberg Jewelers

FABULOUS jewelry store! I needed to get my ring sized down & found this store on yelp, & by their amazing reviews, I gave it a go. Everyone there is SO...

3. Nordstrom Rack

Nordstrom rack is a great store to buy brand name items at a high discount. Their shoe selection is vast with options for dress, casual, and...

4. Penny -Wise Thrift Shop

I stumbled upon this gem while visiting some of my friends in Sun City. I was having a crappy day and needed some thrifting therapy and this place...

5. TCC, Verizon Authorized Retailer

Very knowledgeable, friendly and HELPFUL staff! They made sure I left the store informed about my new phone and I also left the store very well protected...

Health
1. Merhipsy Healing

She is the real deal and so helpful! She has such a sweet presence and she tells you such insightful and life-changing information. I will definitely...

2. Ohana Eye Care

I had been to other optometrists but most of them make me felt like they just wanted my money. Dr. Kwok, however, is totally different than any of them....

3. Sonoran Serenity Spa

Kevin is fantastic. I loved the massage and the facial - was a great value.

4. AZ Breastfed Babies

When my son was born, we did well breastfeeding in the hospital. It was a different story once we arrived at home three days later. I was prepared to...

5. Arizona Baby Services

Oh my goodness, where do we begin? We could go on for days! Desiree was the most warm, sweet, kind, helpful care taker ever. She spent hours at our house...