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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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

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

4073 Belle Terre Blvd Myrtle Beach SC 29579

Carillon at Tuscany

Carillon at Tuscany

4073 Belle Terre Blvd
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

1 homes $290,000 - $290,000

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

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd Fort Mill SC 29715

Carolina Orchards

Carolina Orchards

1277 Carolina Orchards Blvd
Fort Mill, SC 29715

12 homes $339,500 - $595,000

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

7 homes $312,115 - $450,015

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

98 Fording Island Road Bluffton SC 29910

Hampton Lake

Hampton Lake - 55 Plus Living at its best

Hampton Lake

98 Fording Island Road
Bluffton, SC 29910

44 homes $66,900 - $852,777 / 1 model

Lowcountry’s premier private freshwater lake community encompasses life at its best. Casual and relaxing, with all the amenities of a high-end resort. In fact, the community is consecutive winners of the Best in American Living Award (BALA).

Community Lifestyles: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Golf Course 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

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737 Helms Way Conway SC 29526

Myrtle Trace South

Myrtle Trace South

737 Helms Way
Conway, SC 29526

4 homes $224,900 - $284,900

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

999 Clubhouse Lane Murrell's Inlet SC 29576

Live Oak

Live Oak

999 Clubhouse Lane
Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576

5 homes $19,900 - $139,500

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

1121 Prescott Circle Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Sanctuary at Withers Preserve

Sanctuary at Withers Preserve

1121 Prescott Circle
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

2 homes $364,999 - $379,500

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

583 Shaftesbury Lane Conway SC 29526

The Cottages at Shaftesbury

The Cottages at Shaftesbury

583 Shaftesbury Lane
Conway, SC 29526

7 homes $189,785 - $232,703

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

5125 North Kings Highway Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Ocean Village

Ocean Village

5125 North Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

3 homes $499,498 - $719,115

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

237 Terra Vista Drive Myrtle Beach SC 29588

Cameron Village

Cameron Village

237 Terra Vista Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

10 homes $179,900 - $316,900

Cameron Village, Myrtle Beach South Carolina, offers easy access to beaches and plentiful outdoor recreation. It's also ideally located near plenty of retail stores, restaurants, and entertainment options.

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

117 Stonegate Blvd Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Stonegate at Prince Creek

Stonegate at Prince Creek

117 Stonegate Blvd
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

3 homes $299,999 - $379,150

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

1353 Del Webb Blvd. Fort Mill SC 29707

Sun City Carolina Lakes

Sun City Carolina Lakes

1353 Del Webb Blvd.
Fort Mill, SC 29707

29 homes $259,500 - $479,000

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

1400 Meadowoods Dr Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Meadows of St. Patrick

Meadows of St. Patrick

1400 Meadowoods Dr
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

3 homes $209,000 - $253,900

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

1105 Captain Hook’s Way North Myrtle Beach SC 29582

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

4353 Erie Drive Little River SC 29566

Country Lakes - Sun Communities

Country Lakes - Sun Communities

4353 Erie Drive
Little River, SC 29566

5 homes $86,500 - $134,900

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

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

1293 Professional Drive Myrtle Beach SC 29577

Myrtle Trace Grande

Myrtle Trace Grande

1293 Professional Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

1 homes $234,900 - $234,900

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

3040 Arches Bluff Circle Lancaster SC 29720

Tree Tops Lennar

Tree Tops Lennar

3040 Arches Bluff Circle
Lancaster, SC 29720

14 homes $329,900 - $619,000

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

829 Meeting Place, Suite 100 Aiken SC 29803

Crossroads - Sun Communities

Crossroads - Sun Communities

829 Meeting Place, Suite 100
Aiken, SC 29803

3 homes $89,800 - $131,570

Crossroads is a gated community located in beautiful Aiken County, SC, only seven miles south of downtown and a few short miles from great shopping and restaurants on Whiskey Road (Hwy 19). The community is open to all ages. The new 4,500 square foot clubhouse opened early this year and a swimming pool is now complete!

Community Lifestyles: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities

Woodlake Drive Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Woodlake Village

Woodlake Village

Woodlake Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

5 homes $179,000 - $249,900

Woodlake Village - Murrells Inlet SC - This active adult 55+ community, of about 450 homes, is located in Murrells Inlet South Carolina, close to the beautiful seashore, lots of golf courses, restaurants, stores for shopping, places to go for culture and entertainment, and, of course, lots of activities with other Village residents.

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

4 homes $559,500 - $964,000

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

113 Parmelee Drive Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Parmelee Townhomes

Parmelee Townhomes

113 Parmelee Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

22 homes $279,900 - $345,750

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

Grand Cypress Way Murrells Inlet SC 29576

Seasons at Prince Creek West

Seasons at Prince Creek West

Grand Cypress Way
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

14 homes $275,000 - $429,000

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

701 Southern Palms Blvd. Ladson SC 29456

Southern Palms - Sun Communities

Southern Palms - Sun Communities

701 Southern Palms Blvd.
Ladson, SC 29456

9 homes $114,900 - $186,900

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

3196 Moonshadow Lane Garden City SC 29576

Ocean Pines - Sun Communities

Ocean Pines - Sun Communities

3196 Moonshadow Lane
Garden City, SC 29576

11 homes $55,000 - $149,995

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: Active Retirement, 55+ Communities, Oceanfront or Coastal

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

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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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