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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101 Village Drive McCormick SC 29835

Savannah Lakes Village

Savannah Lakes Village

101 Village Drive
McCormick, SC 29835

10 homes $225,000 - $499,000 / 10 models

Among 70,000 acres of freshwater, countless nautical miles of pristine shoreline, protected by three neighboring state parks and thousands of acres of national forest land, your relocation destination awaits. With two spectacular private golf courses, a s

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

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd Fort Mill SC 29715

Carolina Orchards

Carolina Orchards

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd
Fort Mill, SC 29715

4 homes $404,900 - $586,500

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

6200 62nd Ave North Myrtle Beach SC 29572

Del Webb Myrtle Beach

Del Webb Myrtle Beach

6200 62nd Ave North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

5 homes $362,090 - $539,900

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

Community Lifestyles: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, 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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Golf Course Living, Waterfront Living

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203 Carmello Drive Conway SC 29526

Reflections

Reflections

203 Carmello Drive
Conway, SC 29526

Reflections - Conway, SC - is the place to be! Located just off Highway 90, it's only a few minutes from Historic Downtown Conway and a short drive to Myrtle Beach and all of what Grand Strand has to offer.

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

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land

62 Avenue North at Marina Parkway Myrtle Beach SC 29572

Waterside Pointe

Waterside Pointe

62 Avenue North at Marina Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Waterfront Living, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land

5125 North Kings Highway Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Ocean Village

Ocean Village

5125 North Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

2 homes $538,800 - $762,575

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

101 Myrtle Trace Drive Conway SC 29526

Myrtle Trace

Myrtle Trace

101 Myrtle Trace Drive
Conway, SC 29526

2 homes $174,900 - $248,000

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land, Gated Communities

1941 Parish Way Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Park Place

Park Place

1941 Parish Way
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, 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

11 homes $112,000 - $189,900

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

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

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

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

9628 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach SC 29572

Surfside Beach Club is a well-appointed, gated community located just off Bypass 17 and Glenns Bay Road less than 2 miles from the beach. This ideal coastal location is ideal for those who love living near the sea, but appreciate the coziness of a tranquil community, and being close to shopping, dining, and recreation activities.

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

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

22 homes $134,900 - $539,900

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land

Oak Marsh Lane North Myrtle Beach SC 29582

Water's Edge

Water's Edge

Oak Marsh Lane
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

1 homes $307,700 - $425,000

Waters Edge, North Myrtle Beach is a low maintenance community located in the Cherry Grove section of North Myrtle Beach. Featuring several floor plans that are single level for easy living and also offering options for an upstairs loft and/or additional bedroom. Waters Edge is very private community and offers the security of being gated. Several homesites are wooded and with great natural views.

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

Grand Cypress Way Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Seasons at Prince Creek West - Murrells Inlet, SC -The master-planned community of Price Creek and Prince Creek West borders the Tournament Players Club Golf Course in Murrell's Inlet, and offers amenities like a clubhouse, pool, tennis courts, walking, hiking, jogging, and biking trails and many more!

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

3040 Arches Bluff Circle Lancaster SC 29720

Tree Tops Lennar

Tree Tops Lennar

3040 Arches Bluff Circle
Lancaster, SC 29720

6 homes $499,000 - $763,475

Charlotte Metro Area - Tree Tops' resort-style amenities are nestled into a natural setting along the 10 acre lake. From the lakefront amphitheater and intimate village of activity cabins to the soaring Tree House club and pool pavilion, there are plenty of opportunities for homeowners to gather, play and celebrate!

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

1353 Del Webb Blvd. Fort Mill SC 29707

Sun City Carolina Lakes

Sun City Carolina Lakes

1353 Del Webb Blvd.
Fort Mill, SC 29707

14 homes $254,500 - $639,900

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Waterfront Living, 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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, Real Estate Homes and Land

999 Clubhouse Lane Murrell's Inlet SC 29576

Live Oak

Live Oak

999 Clubhouse Lane
Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576

Live Oak - Murrell's Inlet SC - active adult neighborhood has a unique focus on community, which makes it the perfect retirement location. From community events and social functions in the amenity-rich clubhouse, to the laid-back coastal lifestyle, Live Oak offers more than just a place to live, it offers a lifestyle second to none!

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

1293 Professional Drive Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Myrtle Trace Grande

Myrtle Trace Grande

1293 Professional Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Myrtle Trace Grande - Myrtle Beach, SC - D.R. Horton’s unique community for active adults! Located off Highway 544 between Conway and the Myrtle Beach area, Myrtle Trace Grande is near all the amenities of historic downtown Conway as well as the Conway Hospital.

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

737 Helms Way Conway SC 29526

Myrtle Trace South

Myrtle Trace South

737 Helms Way
Conway, SC 29526

1 homes $249,900 - $279,900

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Golf Course Living, Oceanfront or Coastal, 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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal, 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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