Palmetto Creek of the Carolinas, offers luxury home design amongst the many different charms of the South—and the best of North Carolina Retirement Communities. From walking down the blue, Atlantic shoreline to exploring the lush, green plant life of Carolina’s coastal woods—it is easy to get lost in Carolina daydreams living in Palmetto Creek.
Located in the center of several of the Carolina’s most delightful, historic cities, beauty is easy to come by in any direction you head. Southport, N.C., Palmetto Creek’s home, is the romantic city that is famous for it’s old-time feel with tiny, hidden boutiques to rustic, hand-churned ice-cream shops. Parks laced with Spanish Moss and ancient oak trees line the water, and fresh catch-of-the-day sea food restaurants are ready to serve all that enjoy the Atlantic.
A little up the road lays Wilmington, N.C., which has made its name as the “East Coast Hollywood” due to the massive amounts of filming which happens there, with filmmakers and television producers being drawn to the town’s quaint setting. A river walk works as the enchanting backdrop to North Carolina’s best restaurants, boutiques, and cup-cakeries. Brick paved streets give Wilmington an air of stepping back in time, and the rain-or-shine ghost walks add to the historic nuance.
For the beach days, Myrtle Beach is only a short drive away for a memorable beach vacation—anytime. Eat dinner pretending to be a knight or a pirate at Myrtle Beach’s themed restaurants, or enjoy showing the family the out-of-this-world Ripley’s Aquarium. For true shoppers, the massive Tangers Outlet is always popular for finding the best deals.
That’s all if you want to leave the gorgeous, gated neighborhood of Palmetto Creek, which holds its own among all of Carolina’s coastal attraction. A boardwalk trail crosses along Palmetto Creek, making soaking up the sunshine easy through the natural Palmetto Grove Preserve. Along the way lie ponds, pocket-parks, and small lakes to keep the view consistently beautiful. A dip in the resort-style pool is a relaxing way to cool off after any adventure, or enjoying a great game of pool offered in the lovely community-style clubhouse.
For members who put priority on staying active, the numerous tennis courts and putting-greens are sure to entertain. A fully equipped fitness center allows for exercise of all kinds, in addition to the many walking and biking outdoor trails offered. For a truly enchanting afternoon, canoe and kayak launches are available followed by the possibility of picnics in the large, outdoor pavilion, where the community often comes together.
For a true Carolina experience, Palmetto Creek is the perfect place to get your feet wet on any sort of coastal adventure the Atlantic can offer, or really feel what it’s like to live in one of the best of North Carolina Coastal Communities there is.