Fairhope: A Golf Cart Community

Fairhope is a beautiful bayside community with tree-lined streets, a charming downtown and spectacular water views. Located on the bluffs of Mobile Bay, Fairhope is known for great shopping, remarkable golf courses and a wide range of annual events.

The subtropical climate of the Alabama Gulf Coast is only one of the many reasons people choose to reside along the Eastern Shore. Outdoor activities are promoted year round because of the ideal weather conditions. The comforts of street-legal golf carts, also known as Low Speed Vehicles, appeal to the residents of Fairhope. It is legal for residents of Baldwin County to drive golf carts on designated roads and specific neighborhoods including downtown Fairhope.

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You don’t have to live on a golf course to drive a golf cart in Fairhope. What you need is a golf cart with safety features, a valid driver’s license and liability insurance. Local golf courses support golf cart travel, and so does the City of Fairhope Municipality.  Here are few areas and communities that are golf cart friendly in Fairhope including downtown Fairhope, the Fruit and Nut District, Quail Creek and Lakewood.

Golf Carts are allowed on city roads in Fairhope with speed limits less than 35mph. Shop, dine and relax downtown with the ease of a golf cart. The Fruit and Nut District is a desirable waterfront community that is quaint, historic and activity filled. The coastal cottage feel allows residents to move easily throughout the peaceful neighborhood while enjoying the outdoors by way of a golf cart.

Quail Creek is an 18-hole golf course community located off Highway 181 in Fairhope. The course itself is managed and maintained by the City of Fairhope. The beautiful wooded lots, onsite lakes and the convenience to the clubhouse pool and racquet club makes Quail Creek a great place to live.

Lakewood is part of the exquisite Grand Hotel Marriott Resort in Point Clear. The ancient live oaks and picturesque marina make for great destinations to travel to on a golf cart. Lakewood Club is home to two Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail courses, multiple waterfront dining options, 10 tennis courts and a picturesque pool. To view active homes for sale in Lakewood, click here. 

Rock Creek is a 400-home golf community with a full-service golf club with amenities including a restaurant, indoor and outdoor seating, a golf shop and panoramic views of the course. Residents and guests enjoy the golf cart lifestyle while enjoying the natural rolling terrain of Rock Creek. To view active homes for sale in Rock Creek, click here. 

Golf carts have become a frequent sight in neighborhoods around Fairhope. The resort-style living offers residents and guests the convenience of golf cart transportation. Consider looking for a Fairhope, Ala. home for sale so you can enjoy the comforts of a golf cart friendly community.

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