Active Retirement in South Carolina

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South Carolina Active Adult Retirement Communities

Active Retirement Communities and 55+ Communities are active retirement communities and developments that are specifically for active adult retirement living. These types of communities really offer anything and everything for an active retirement lifestyle. You can find golf courses, swimming pools, tennis courts, shuffleboard and everything else you can think of in a gated retirement resort type environment. That being said, many adult communities also offer a quiet more reserved type living for those residents that appreciate a slower pace lifestyle. Almost all have community centers or clubhouses that feature many community activities. Almost all allow small pets. About the only thing you don’t find in 55+ communities are a lot of children, which can visit but cannot reside in most communities.

South Carolina is known for its wide range of scenic attractions, depth of history, and its traditional Southern charm. It is a small state, ranking only 40th in size; yet it packs a lot within its 30,000 square miles, and offers a lot for retirees as wel

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513 Wodin Place Summerville SC 29483

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Located in the heart of the Charleston, South Carolina region, Carnes Crossroads is evolving as a thoughtfully planned community reminiscent of some of the finest and most neighborly authentic southern towns. With traditional neighborhoods, parks and trails, a school and church, and downtown conveniences, Carnes Crossroads is becoming a central gathering place and preferred residential address for the growing Summerville area of Charleston.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

5812 US Hwy 378 W McCormick SC 29835

An established lakefront sporting community in western South Carolina, buffered by 63,368 acres of national forest land and state parks and the 70,000 acre Lake Thurmond (Clarks Hill Lake). Located on a peninsula at the convergence of the lake and the Little River, the 55+ retirement community is situated along one of the largest inland bodies of water in the South. The natural features of the land, along with hiking/biking trails and kayaking trails, place Savannah Lakes Village in the heart of an outdoor recreation and wildlife conservation wonderland. Two championship golf courses, a strong tennis program, and great fitness facilities round out the sporting lifestyle at Savannah Lakes Village.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Real Estate Homes and Land

6200 62nd Ave North Myrtle Beach SC 29572

Del Webb Myrtle Beach

Del Webb Myrtle Beach

6200 62nd Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

13 homes $362,090 - $999,765

Del Webb Myrtle Beach, is located within the Master Planned Grande Dunes Community and only minutes from the Grand Strand.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

356 Lakeside Boulevard Hardeeville SC 29927

Hilton Head Lakes

Hilton Head Lakes

356 Lakeside Boulevard
Hardeeville, SC 29927

4 homes $239,990 - $309,990

Hilton Head Lakes is a private, gated, lake front and golfing community, perfectly balanced between the resorts of Hilton Head Island and the romantic and historic charms of Savannah, Georgia. The Area's Only Boatable Lakefront & Golf Community!

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Waterfront Living (or near), Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

1419 Silver Bluff Rd Aiken SC 29803

Woodside

Resort-Style Pool and Cabana

Woodside

1419 Silver Bluff Rd
Aiken, SC 29803

3 homes $397,900 - $683,400

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Woodside Plantation in Aiken, South Carolina is a community where craftsmanship and beauty are the norm. ...

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Waterfront Living (or near)

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd Fort Mill SC 29715

Carolina Orchards

Carolina Orchards

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd
Fort Mill, SC 29715

4 homes $451,145 - $560,645

Carolina Orchards offers leisure activities, a planned state-of-the-art fitness center, hobby and game rooms, indoor and outdoor pools and sporting facilities. You’ll find well-crafted new ranch-style homes in a maintenance-free setting.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

4073 Belle Terre Blvd Myrtle Beach SC 29579

Carillon at Tuscany

Carillon at Tuscany

4073 Belle Terre Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Carillon at Tuscany - Myrtle Beach, SC - is an upscale 55+ community in the beautiful coastal area of South Carolina. Carillon at Tuscany is close to all the amenities that Myrtle Beach has to offer, yet is quiet and private, adding to the laid-back lifestyle that only the beach can offer.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

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4228 River Gate Lane Little River SC 29566

Rivergate

Rivergate

4228 River Gate Lane
Little River, SC 29566

1 homes $180,000 - $279,000

Rivergate Little River, SC - is a 55+ community. On the intracoastal waterway, this community is close to Myrtle Beach and all the popular attractions, shopping, dining and beaches.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

117 Reedgrass Drive Little River SC 29566

Bridgewater

Bridgewater

117 Reedgrass Drive
Little River, SC 29566

10 homes $17,900 - $199,999

Bridgewater - North Myrtle Beach, SC - From fun and exciting activities to relaxation under the sun, our community offers the very best of both worlds with luxury amenities throughout. Explore Bridgewater with an array of activities meant for social gathering, activeness, and waterside-living.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

1121 Prescott Circle Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Sanctuary at Withers Preserve - Myrtle Beach, SC , Adjacent to The Market Common, a 100-acre development mix of retail, restaurant, residential, hotel, civic center and parking—Withers Preserve is bringing together the best ideas in land use and new urbanism planning to create a beautifully designed pedestrian-friendly lifestyle center.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

701 Southern Palms Blvd. Ladson SC 29456

Southern Palms - Sun Communities

Southern Palms - Sun Communities

701 Southern Palms Blvd.
Ladson, SC 29456

4 homes $154,500 - $175,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Choose our beautiful Southern Palms community and live near historic Charleston, South Carolina, founded in 1670.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near)

Community Amenities: 01-Custom Amenity, Banquet Hall, Dances, Pet Friendly, Free Wifi, Water Aerobics, Pond, Boat Storage Area, Recreation Hall, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Common Area Free WiFi, RV Storage Area, Planned Activities, Community Dinners, Social Events, Fitness Center, Wooded Home Sites, Billiards, Gated Community, Clubhouse, Library, Community Center, Bingo, Exercise Classes, Cards, Putting Green, Game Room, Restrooms, Lake, Shuffleboard,

5125 North Kings Highway Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Ocean Village

Ocean Village

5125 North Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

12 homes $538,800 - $993,218

Ocean Village - Myrtle Beach, SC - on Myrtle Beach's historic Golden Mile, is a new gated Coastal community situated on Ocean Boulevard and right across from the beach.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

113 Parmelee Drive Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Parmalee Townhomes

Parmalee Townhomes

113 Parmelee Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Come see why Parmelee is one of the finest town home communities in the Murrells Inlet area. Parmelee has a large community pool with workout area and meeting room, low HOA fees with lawn maintenance included (plus more), and only minutes away from the beach.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

4353 Erie Drive Little River SC 29566

Country Lakes - Sun Communities

Country Lakes - Sun Communities

4353 Erie Drive
Little River, SC 29566

1 homes $129,900 - $129,900

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Choose our Country Lakes community and enjoy expertly landscaped grounds - and the privacy of your own home site. Use the clubhouse, the swimming pool, and take in the many organized activities.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Waterfront Living (or near), Oceanfront or Coastal (or near)

Community Amenities: 01-Custom Amenity, Activity Center, Craft Clubs, Ceramics, Fitness Center, Common Area Free WiFi, Horseshoes, Community Dinners, Library, Dances, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Gated Community, Bocce Ball, Lake, Recreation Hall, Mail Center, Shuffleboard, Pet Friendly, Swimming Pool, Planned Activities, Restrooms, Billiards, Social Events, Clubhouse, Water Aerobics, Community Center, Cards,

1400 Meadowoods Dr Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Meadows of St. Patrick in Murrells Inlet is located just down the coast from bustling Myrtle Beach - perfect for those who desire an affordable community in a great location.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Waterfront Living (or near), Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

2015 Forest Glen Dr Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Spring Forest

Spring Forest

2015 Forest Glen Dr
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

3 homes $190,000 - $229,900

Spring Forest - Murrells Inlet SC - is an over 55 adult sub division of 126 traditional cedar-sided homes in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, most of them on lagoons which wind through the private community.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

604 Falls Creek Ct Conway SC 29526

Ridge Pointe is a beautiful development by Lennar Homes located adjacent to Burning Ridge Golf Course. Lennar is one of the Grand Strand's most highly praised builders, and their homes are consistently well-built with quality and energy savings in mind.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

3196 Moonshadow Lane Garden City SC 29576

Ocean Pines - Sun Communities

Ocean Pines - Sun Communities

3196 Moonshadow Lane
Garden City, SC 29576

9 homes $83,000 - $212,500

Choose our beatuiful Ocean Pines/Magnolia Grove community on the south end of South Carolina's Grand Strand. Nestled among beautiful magnolias and towering pine trees, you're only a few miles from the famous Brook Green Gardens, dozens of golf courses and

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near)

Community Amenities: Activity Center, Banquet Hall, Water Aerobics, Common Area Free WiFi, Free Wifi, Game Room, Cards, Dances, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Planned Activities, Community Center, Lake, Recreation Hall, Restrooms, Fitness Center, Pond, Shuffleboard, Social Events, Library, RV Storage Area, Waterfront Home Sites, Boat Storage Area, Swimming Pools, Catch and Release Lake, Clubhouse, Shower Facilities, Bocce Ball, Community Dinners, Craft Clubs,

1105 Captain Hook’s Way North Myrtle Beach SC 29582

Robber's Roost at North Myrtle Beach

Robber's Roost at North Myrtle Beach

1105 Captain Hook’s Way
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

25 homes $134,900 - $629,900

Discover North Myrtle Beach’s most desirable new community – Robber’s Roost - located east of Highway 17 in the heart of the Tilghman Beach, Cherry Grove and Ocean Drive sections of North Myrtle Beach. Live close to all the North Myrtle Beach area has to offer: golf cart access to beautiful wide public beaches and the new Coastal North Town Center, golf, medical offices, entertainment and Main Street – the shag dance capital of the world.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

1353 Del Webb Blvd. Fort Mill SC 29707

Sun City Carolina Lakes

Sun City Carolina Lakes

1353 Del Webb Blvd.
Fort Mill, SC 29707

6 homes $255,000 - $625,000

Sun City Carolina Lakes is an active-adult community that sits on the banks of the Catawba River in South Carolina, six miles south of Charlotte’s city limits. Some 5,000 people from across the nation now call Sun City their home.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Waterfront Living (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

62 Avenue North at Marina Parkway Myrtle Beach SC 29572

Waterside Pointe

Waterside Pointe

62 Avenue North at Marina Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

1 homes $679,891 - $921,478

Waterside Pointe - Myrtle Beach South Carolina - You’ll enjoy the perfect tranquil oasis featuring swimming, recreation and social opportunities as well as private day docks and beautiful outdoor spaces. Residents will also have access to Grande Dunes amenities including the stunning Ocean Club. This gated private neighborhood will be conveniently located just minutes from the marina, private beach access, world-class golf, shopping, dining, healthcare and more – truly a unique opportunity among coastal resort neighborhoods.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

117 Stonegate Blvd Murrells Inlet SC 29576

StoneGate at Prince Creek - Murrells Inlet, SC - is the perfect place for active adults to enjoy their retirement. Surrounded by the beauty of Murrells Inlet and its marshes, bays, forest areas and of course, the beach, you can live with the best of what the Lowcountry has to offer.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

101 Myrtle Trace Drive Conway SC 29526

Myrtle Trace

Myrtle Trace

101 Myrtle Trace Drive
Conway, SC 29526

22 homes $174,900 - $325,000

Myrtle Trace - Conway SC - is is an active adult community located in the historic river town of Conway, SC, and offers a quiet break from life's distractions, featuring beautiful natural scenery, all in close proximity to all the conveniences.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

737 Helms Way Conway SC 29526

Myrtle Trace South

Myrtle Trace South

737 Helms Way
Conway, SC 29526

1 homes $249,900 - $325,000

Myrtle Trace South - Conway, SC - is a vibrant 55+ community which you will enjoy calling home! This scenic location is rich with history, culture, and all of the conveniences modern live calls for. Set in amongst mature trees, lakes and ponds, it is perfect for active adults.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

583 Shaftesbury Lane Conway SC 29526

The Cottages at Shaftesbury is an active adult community featuring a bar and grill, pro shop, and a well-appointed pool area The community is located near the Waccama River, in Conway, which offers unmatched scenic beauty, and is a short drive from beaches, dining, and entertainment in Myrtle Beach.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

1941 Parish Way Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Park Place

Park Place

1941 Parish Way
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

3 homes $359,900 - $564,900

Park Place - Myrtle Beach, SC - is a coastal community featuring new single-family homes in Myrtle Beach with water view homesites. Enjoy an active lifestyle in the Market Common district with beach access 2 miles away.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Oceanfront or Coastal (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

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Active Retirement Communities and 55+ Communities are active retirement communities and developments that are specifically for active adult retirement living. These types of communities really offer anything and everything for an active retirement lifestyle. You can find golf courses, swimming pools, tennis courts, shuffleboard and everything else you can think of in a gated retirement resort type environment. That being said, many adult communities also offer a quiet more reserved type living for those residents that appreciate a slower pace lifestyle. Almost all have community centers or clubhouses that feature many community activities. Almost all allow small pets. About the only thing you don’t find in 55+ communities are a lot of children, which can visit but cannot reside in most communities.

South Carolina is known for its wide range of scenic attractions, depth of history, and its traditional Southern charm. It is a small state, ranking only 40th in size; yet it packs a lot within its 30,000 square miles, and offers a lot for retirees as wel

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