Summerlin is a 22,500-acre master-planned community set in unparalleled natural and man-made beauty, framed by soaring mountain peaks woven together by double tree-lined streets and European roundabouts. Summerlin is unlike any other community in Las Vegas.
More than 1/3 of the entire 22,500-acre parcel is dedicated to wide-open community spaces encompassing 7,000- square feet of playgrounds, 150 miles of community trails and more than 100 neighborhood and village parks in addition to nine world-class golf courses and Nevada’s only two TPC courses. Summerlin re-defines the word community, with the nearly two-dozen events, 100-plus classes and other activities coordinated annually for its residents.
Red Rock Canyon provides an enduring and protected natural backdrop, community park, national recreational area and private sanctuary.
Offering 11 public schools, 11 private schools and 7 child care facilities. In fact, most of Las Vegas’ premier private schools have campuses in Summerlin. Summerlin houses four institutions of higher learning including the renowned Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Las Vegas as well as a Community College of Southern Nevada campus. Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa, listed in Conde Nast Traveler’s 2007 Hot List as one of the best new hotels in the world, is located in Summerlin along with the world-renowned J.W. Marriott Resort, Spa and Golf. The Hills Center Amphitheater, Nevada Ballet Theatre and Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center offer performances of multiple disciplines happening year round from jazz festivals and pop concerts to plays.
The Summerlin Hospital and Medical Center is a quick drive from any village, and many villages have their own quick care treatment centers. Summerlin is also gaining national attention through work being conducted at the Nevada Cancer Institute, Nevada’s first federally funded and recognized cancer center.