Retire in Sun Lakes, AZ

Livability Score
45
** 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. Carlo & Emilie's Gourmet Deli

Last March I moved out of Old Town Scottsdale after 15 years. I was not happy about leaving DeFalco's...until I found this place. It's just as good as...

2. Aioli Gourmet Burgers and Catering Food Truck

Great black and blue burger at a very friendly food truck. The sweet potato fries were spot on. I don't know how it is price wise because I got a free...

3. Rita's Burritos

Rita's burritos are delicious! We really appreciate going in and helping such a great local business. In May, my husband and I got married and were hosting...

4. Kneaders Bakery and Cafe Chandler

Our family loves this place! The food is always great, the service is personable and their desserts/breads are to die for! The owner, is usually present at...

5. First Watch

Amazing change. The look, the seating, the food - all great. I had a hard time picking today. This is a breakfast place- why would it take to long to...

Golf
1. Lone Tree Golf Club

Great golf course! This course is one of the finest in the area. Beautifully maintained and more than reasonably priced. Course is easy enough for...

2. Ocotillo Golf Resort

This a gorgeous well setup golf course. It's clean, green and tough with water pretty much surrounding every hole. From the time we arrived to leaving...

3. Bear Creek Golf Complex

I played the Executive Cub course today. It's mostly par 3's and a few par 4's. The grass was very green and very well taken care of! At first, I was...

4. Springfield Golf Resort

I've played this course a few times and found conditions to be really pretty good, even through the summer! It's a fun course with fair challenges for an...

5. Ironwood Golf Course

This course is very enjoyable, and at $30 in October is a great price. The course is challenging, but fun at the same time. It is in the middle of a gated...

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. Pure Barre

Starting a work out after slowly somewhat in a recovery process from a back injury these small movements but yet powerful moves really make you shake, sweat...

3. 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...

4. 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...

5. Vibetality

Love this place! The staff is really friendly and welcoming! I am not a member yet, but I will be very soon!

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. Roadrunner Florist

Exactly how a great florist is supposed to work. I called from out-of-town to have them get flowers to a friend after surgery. I left the choice of...

2. Granite Dude

My experience with granite dude was positive from start to finish. Steve came to my house to give me an estimate, and he took the time to explain everything...

3. Williams Passport Photography AZ

The only place to have passport pictures or any kind of professional photography. The owners are very friendly and make you feel at home. I cannot...

4. Quick Fix Cellular - Phoenix

Came in to get my phone unlocked and screen replaced due to a crack on the screen. Steven was very helpful and fixed both problems within a reasonable...

5. CPR Cell Phone Repair Scottsdale

These guys are honest! I needed a port replaced so I sent a message requesting an estimate. They responded 15 minutes later with many options, including one...

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. 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. Sonoran Serenity Spa

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

4. Chandler Dental Health

I was having issues with my previous dentist, and called CDH. They were very helpful, both over the phone and when I arrived for my appointment. I was...

5. Mosaic Dentistry

I can't say enough good things about this dentist! The staff (from front receptionist to dental assistant) are so welcoming and kind. They've gone above and...