Gillespie Gardens is perfectly located in booming North Jacksonville and surrounded by interesting things to do. With close proximity to I-95 and I-295, you can be anywhere easily in minutes, including Kings Bay Naval Base, Mayport Naval Station and River City Marketplace. Gillespie Gardens is close to great Jacksonville attractions including the Jacksonville Zoo, Catty Shack Wildlife Sanctuary, Budweiser Brewery, Carnival Cruise port, and the Talbot Islands State Parks. Great restaurants, movies, parks, breweries, and the International Airport surround you. There are many good schools nearby, as well as grocery stores, hotels and shops. You are also an easy drive to the shops and beaches of Fernandina and Amelia Island. Gillespie Gardens is an intimate community with only 83 home sites with some lots overlooking the preserve and park. This community has no CDD fees.