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Towering trees laden with Spanish moss adorn the residential neighborhood of Golfview. This community is adjacent to the Mark Bostick Golf Course at the University of Florida, located in Alachua County, Gainesville, Florida in ZIP code 32607. Residents in the Golfview neighborhood enjoy close proximity to many cultural and natural attractions.
Just six miles from the Golfview community, the Newnans Lake Conservation Area provides recreational opportunities such as horseback riding, bicycle paths, hiking trails, canoeing and picnic areas. Wildlife viewing is exceptional, with white-tailed deer, snakes, fox, and many species of birds seen regularly. Lake Alice is situated on the University of Florida’s sprawling campus, just four minutes from the Golfview neighborhood, featuring wild alligator viewing, a boardwalk, and a bat house.
Popular attractions and venues near the Golfview neighborhood include the Florida Museum of Natural History, featuring the Butterfly Rainforest, with hundreds of species of butterflies encompassed in a four-story building complete with tropical foliage, a walking trail and waterfalls. The Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park is a natural National Landmark that invites visitors to explore the fossilized treasures found in the limestone sinkhole, walk the trails into the miniature rainforest, or picnic—all amidst the lush tropical foliage that is nourished by countless small streams that flow to create this natural novelty.
The Golfview neighborhood is seven minutes from picturesque downtown Gainesville, where sprawling Victorian mansions and historical buildings line the streets. There is a variety of venues to explore in downtown Gainesville, where the hopping nightlife draws regular crowds. The restored Hippodrome Theatre, built in 1912 as a Federal Building, offers professional theatrical productions and an art gallery. A vibrant neighborhood surrounded by cultural and natural attractions, Golfview is a very popular community in which to reside.