The Myrtle Beach area consists of several 55 plus communities for those who are retired and looking to move south. Here are my favorites:
MYRTLE TRACE, CONWAY SC
A 55 plus community which consists of 518 single family homes located in Conway just off of 501 & 544. The community boasts an active & low-maintenance lifestyle with a clubhouse full of amenities. Outside of the clubhouse the amenities continue with an outdoor pool, bocce ball courts, shuffleboard courts, and horseshoe pits. Myrtle Trace is close to hospital, doctors, shopping, and golf, historic Conway and yes approx. 15 minutes to Ocean.
MYRTLE TRACE SOUTH, CONWAY SC
A quaint 55 plus active community between 501 and 544 in Conway. Built along the fairways of Burning Ridge Golf Course, this scenic community offers home with great golf course or water view. Residents of Myrtle Trace South enjoy the lovely pool and Clubhouse. For residents who are socially minded there are many activities planned throughout the year.
MYRTLE TRACE GRANDE, CONWAY SC
A 55 plus community located off of Highway 544 in Conway. Location is the best; approx. 10 minutes to Historic Conway or 10 minutes to all Myrtle Beach has to offer. This is an active 55 plus community where neighbors become friends, there are many activities that the residents take part in though out the year. Enjoy the pool, hot tub, and clubhouse.
LAKESIDE CROSSING, CONWAY SC
A 55 plus community located off of Highway 501 in Conway. The community promotes a low-maintenance lifestyle for its residents. The single family, manufacture homes range from 1,397 to 1,907 square feet of living space, on leased ground. Lakeside Crossing offers the residents state of the art amenities with two clubhouses, indoor lap pool and so much MORE!!
RIDGE LAKE, CONWAY SC
An active age restricted ( 55 plus) community located between Highway 501 and Highway 544. Some of the homes have a great view of the Burning Ridge Golf Course, others have a great view of the lake. Ridge Lake is a gated community with less than 50 homes in the relatively small community BUT a great clubhouse and pool.
RIVERGATE, LITTLE RIVER SC
A 55 and over community located on Highway 17 in Little River. The community has a clubhouse and pool so the residents can enjoy the amenities, Located in the heart of Little River near many restaurants, easy access to the Intracoastal Waterway which is just a few blocks away. Also just minutes to Cherry Grove Beach, known as a family Beach.
JENSEN COMMUNITY – COUNTRY LAKES, LITTLE RIVER SC
A gated community of affordable manufactured homes conveniently located above North Myrtle Beach, SC off of Highway 90. You can enjoy the expertly landscaped grounds and carefree living, with the privacy of your own home. Enjoy amenities like the community clubhouse and swimming pool, lake, and enjoy the many organized activities. Country Lakes in Horry County is just minutes to golf courses, shopping, and fishing villages. The quaint fishing village of Little River, SC is nearby and home of the Annual Blue Crab Festival in May. Country Lakes is also just approx. 5 minutes to Cherry Grove Beach, one of South Carolina’s finest.
JENSEN COMMUNITY – OCEAN PINES AND MAGNOLIA GROVE, GARDEN CITY BEACH SC
Ocean Pines and Magnolia Grove, sister communities located on Highway 17 on the South End of the Strand in Garden City Beach, SC. Ocean Pines and Magnolia Grove of affordable manufactured homes is nestled among beautiful magnolias, towering pines trees, and lakes. You can enjoy a carefree, active lifestyle that will allow you more time to do what you want to do in an active retirement community. Enjoy the community clubhouse, swimming pools, and many organized activities throughout the year. Outside of Ocean Pines and Magnolia Grove is an endless list of golf courses, fishing villages, shopping, eating establishments, airport, doctors, hospitals, Murrells Inlet (seafood capital of South Carolina), State Parks.
CARILLON AT TUSCANY, MYRTLE BEACH SC
Carillon is the gated, age-restricted ( 55 Plus) neighborhood of the master planned community of Tuscany in Myrtle Beach located off of Highway 501. Ten miles of walking trails wind though the neighborhood. The community has clubhouse with free Wi-Fi, pool tables, 24-seat movie theater, oversized pool and MORE. Carillon offers a resort style lifestyle.
WOODLAKE VILLAGE, MURRELLS INLET SC
A 55 plus community, which consists of 448 single-family homes located off of Highway 17 Bypass. Residents of Woodlake Village enjoy an active and low maintenance lifestyle. Many residents meet at the clubhouse for one of the numerous clubs such as card club, potlucks, aerobics and line dancing.
SPRING FOREST, MURRELLS INLET SC
A 55 plus community located off of Highway 17 Bypass in Murrells Inlet. The perfect retirement community close to beaches, golf courses, restaurants, medical, entertainment, and the Murrells Inlet Marsh Walk. The community has great clubhouse and pool.
SEASON’S AT PRINCE CREEK WEST, MURRELLS INLET SC
A quaint gated adult community with lots of southern charm. This community is located in Prince Creek home of the Tournament Players Club Golf Course just 15 minutes south of Myrtle Beach. Season’s at Prince Week West is the perfect setting for active adults to enjoy recreational and social activities. Seasons has resort-style 29,000 square foot clubhouse with an envious lineup of amenities. The full time activities director provides lots of scheduled activities.