When Highland Palms was created in 1972, it was promoted as a country club and the selection of amenities provided reflects that description.

One of the key elements of the development is the beautiful nine-hole executive golf course and the associated golf clubhouse, which includes a putting green, a pitching green, and an outdoor driving net.

The other main focus of the development is on the main clubhouse and recreation center which includes:

For Members interested in travel, the community also includes an outdoor storage area for recreational vehicles, boats, and related items.

In addition, while not an amenity, the community has created a memorial for residents who served in the armed forces of the United States -- the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Army Air Corps/U.S. Air force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines -- and allied forces.