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Cabot Comes to Sugarmill Woods & Southern Woods


The new year brings big changes to little-old Citrus County, Florida. In Spring of 2022, the county will welcome Cabot, a Canadian Developer, to town.

Cabot brings with them major renovations to Citrus Counties most renowned golf courses, such as World Woods, Sugarmill Woods and Southern Woods.

The company seems enthusiastic to add our towns golf courses to their luxurious collection. The “Cabot Collection” consists of 3 prestigious golf courses located in New Scotland, British Columbia and The Caribbean. The developers hope to bring their touch of harmonious, high-quality design to our stunning location for all to enjoy.

“I couldn’t ask for a better location for our first development in the United States,” said Ben Cowan-Dewar, CEO and co-founder of Cabot. “The property is a nature lover’s paradise that rivals some of the most spectacular sites I have seen across the world. We are delighted to build on the incredible legacy established at World Woods and chart a new way for Cabot Citrus Farms as a vibrant, residential golf community that showcases the Sunshine State’s bountiful natural offerings.”

Starting in Spring of 2022 with World Woods (Brooksville), this 1200-acre property development is proposed to attract golfers from all over the world. Rebranding to Cabot Citrus Farms in 2023, they offer 2 revitalized 18-hole courses as well as a new par-3 course. Also on the list is a new clubhouse, practice facilities, a putting course and a driving range.

The fun doesn’t stop at the golf course! Cabot Farms will also be introducing retail stores, restaurants, fitness facilities, a spa, communal gathering areas and, even, a farmers’ market! There’s something for everyone at this soon-to-be spot.

Want updates/details on this development? Get them as they are released by signing up on their website: https://cabotcitrusfarms.com/

World Woods is one of the best courses in the state and has been ranked on Golfweeks Best Top 200 Modern Courses List multiple times, as well as Golfweeks Best Courses You Can Play List. The courses rolling hills, moss-draped live oaks and serene landscape supply the developers with prime real estate to transform and reimagine. It is exciting to see what the future holds for this course.

Plans to upgrade and renovate the other courses are in the works, details are to be released soon.

About Cabot

They started out as a remote, solidary golf course in Nova Scotia, Canada in 2011. They later expanded into a resort destination to which they call Cabot Cape Breton, now among the Top 100 in the world. The Cabot brand has continued to grow and develop two more award-winning, resort-style communities: Saint Lucia in the Caribbean, and Cabot Revelstoke in British Columbia. Taking on their first project on U.S soil this year at World Woods, located in Brooksville, Florida.

According to Total Prestige Magazine “Cabot continues to build upon a legacy of excellence in golf, luxury residential offerings and boutique resort lifestyle across each unique property, where owners and guests have exclusive access to destination specific experiences and an unparalleled quality of service.”

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