Experience the ultimate in luxury living at Cheval, FL - A premier gated golf and equestrian community, minutes away from Tampa.

About Cheval, Florida

Cheval is a premier, gated golf and equestrian community located in Lutz, Florida. With its expansive and opulent, Mediterranean-style estates, Cheval is one of the most beautiful places to live in Florida. The community is home to two championship golf courses, a world-class equestrian center, and various amenities that make life here truly special.


The residents of Cheval are mostly affluent professionals who enjoy a serene rural environment and an active lifestyle. Residents are passionate about their homes and properties. The community is family-oriented, with many activities and events geared towards children and families. Popular activities include horseback riding, golfing, tennis, and swimming. There are also a variety of clubs and organizations that residents can join, such as The Club at Cheval. The community is also close to several popular local attractions, including Zoo Tampa at Lowry Park, Busch Gardens, The Museum of Science and Industry, USF Contemporary Art Museum, and the Glazer Children's Museum.


What to Love

  • Beautiful, expertly manicured community of luxurious estate homes
  • Championship golf courses
  • World-Class Equestrian center
  • The Club at Cheval 
  • A quiet oasis from the hustle and bustle of Tampa


Local Lifestyle

The Cheval Golf and Equestrian Community is a family-friendly community boasting luxury living and resort-style amenities. Residents of the community have access to miles of hiking, biking, and equestrian trails. The area is home to two golf courses, The Cheval Golf and Country Club and the TPC Golf course. Both boast 18-holes of championship-level golf. The local country club has additional amenities, including a state-of-the-art fitness center, tennis courts, and a junior Olympic-sized swimming pool. The community is also home to The Cheval Equestrian Center, which has horse boarding, trails, and riding lessons. 


Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

The Cheval Golf and Country Club is home to The Tavern and King's Pizza, where residents gather for casual meals and delicious drinks with friends. The Sacred Pepper is an upscale restaurant that offers a menu of modern American cuisine focusing on fresh, local ingredients. The restaurant has a casual atmosphere and is perfect for a family dinner or a night out with friends.


The Melting Pot is a popular fondue restaurant that offers a unique dining experience perfect for a date night or a special occasion. Rooster & The Till is a farm-to-table restaurant sourcing ingredients from local farmers and purveyors. The menu changes seasonally to offer the freshest food possible and has a casual atmosphere.


Being conveniently located just a short drive from Tampa, Cheval offers easy access to endless entertainment venues. There are several nearby movie theaters, and for live performances, Cheval is very close to the historic Tampa Theatre. Several museums in the area are worth visiting, including the Museum of Science and Industry, the Tampa Museum of Art, and the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts.


The Cheval Community is close to fine shopping establishments. The International Plaza and Bay Street mall and downtown Tampa offer upscale boutiques and designer stores, including Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co., Gucci, Ann Taylor, Neiman Marcus, and Ralph Lauren.


Things to Do

For those who want to combine their love of golf with a luxurious lifestyle, there's no better place than the Cheval Golf and Equestrian Community. Members of The Club at Cheval enjoy a fabulous 18-hole golf course, fitness center, tennis, and swimming. The community also has miles and miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Families enjoy parks, playgrounds, and picnic areas. Cheval's equestrian center offers lessons, boarding, and riding trails. The Equestrian Center also has horse shows and other events throughout the year. The Club at Cheval hosts several popular events, including Wine & Spirits tasting, ladies' nights, live concerts, restaurant theme nights, golf tournaments, and holiday celebrations.



Cheval is served by an excellent school system with some of the state's finest public and private schools.


  • Martinez Middle School
  • McKitrick Elementary School
  • Schwartzkopf Elementary School
  • Steinbrenner High School


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