Magnificent villa-residence blending coastal cues, and contemporary style, in the prestigious Jack Nicklaus Golf Course community of the Peninsula. Located in the Marina Bay neighborhood, positioned on a beautifully landscaped lot overlooking one of the many ponds in the community frequently visited by wildlife of the Peninsula. The covered entry of 24255 Canoe Drive invites you to come inside and explore this meticulously maintained home offering alluring architectural details of soaring ceilings, sublime surfaces, feature lighting, and spacious interiors. This home was distinctively designed for resort-style living and grand-scale entertaining reflected in its open two-story living room bathed in natural light from the slider-wall and abundant recessed lighting. The gourmet kitchen offers 42 crisp-white custom cabinetry, complemented with white Quartz countertops and a glass tile backsplash, a suite of Electrolux stainless-steel appliances including a gas cook-top with custom range hood, all highlighted with recessed and pendant lighting. After preparing sumptuous meals in this exquisite kitchen, serve guests at the expanded island with breakfast bar, in the adjacent gracious dining room area, or dine al-fresco in either the screened porch or on the gorgeous brick paver patio, showcasing pond front views, the supreme spot to enjoy an evening with family and friends. Retreat to the tranquil primary bedroom, adorned with a tray ceiling, offering two sizable walk-in closets big enough for any wardrobe. The primary ensuite offers a dual vanity, and a glass enclosed stall shower with bench. A powder bath, considerably sized laundry room, and interior access to the garage completes the main level. Ascend the staircase off the foyer to the upper level, the loft area overlooking the great room is the perfect flex space to create a home gym or sitting area to get away from the world below and enjoy some much needed YOU time. There are THREE graciously sized bedrooms on this level, one with an ensuite, and walk-in closet, another with a walk-in closet hosting a window-a perfect office space option, and a hall bath, at the ready for visiting guests. This homes location is just a short walk to the waters edge on the Indian River Bay, and the many amenities this community offers. As a resident of the Peninsula, you will enjoy world-class amenities such as gated security, clubhouse, Jack Nicklaus golf course, driving range, fitness center with indoor, outdoor and wave pools, hot tubs, sauna, spa room, tennis, pickle-ball, dog park, community garden, nature center, bay beach, fishing pier and miles of walking trails. Come home to comfort, luxury and resort-style living at its finest, come home to 24255 Canoe Drive, #197, an absolute must see!