Coastal Living

You adore taking a weekend getaway on the water, but what if you could turn your love of all things surf and sand into your next retirement destination? Some of the best coastal adult living communities in the country offer 55+ retirees glorious sunsets, walks on the beach, boating, and seaside amenities like shopping and fine dining. To indulge your dreams of retiring on the coast, here are some of the top 55 places the USA sure to make your senior living experience unforgettable.

Albemarle Plantation-North Carolina

Located next to North Carolina’s Albemarle Sound, this waterfront golf community is rich in natural beauty, and exciting amenities. With new, and resale options, Albemarle Plantation features single-family homes, condominiums, and lots to build your dream retirement home. A Dan Maples designed course greets golf enthusiasts with a brilliant layout, amidst picturesque surroundings for a challenging, yet enjoyable experience. The community also features a marina perfect for water recreation such as fishing, sailing, or water-skiing. Tennis courts, a junior Olympic sized pool, and plenty of room for hiking or cycling is ideal for active adults. A serene, waterside community, Albemarle Plantation is the ideal place to make new friends, in a truly stunning location.

Kings Point in Delray Beach

This highly desirable Florida retirement community is best known for its seemingly endless array of amenities, and ideal location of Palm Beach County. Kings Point features resale condominiums perfect for 55+ retirees preferring lower maintenance living, or snowbirds looking for a second home. Health minded active adults will love the fitness amenities offered by not one, but three clubhouses that feature swimming pools, fitness center, tennis, and bocce courts. Two Robert Trent Jones golf courses provide retirees with the ultimate seaside tee time. A theater, and an exhaustive list of social clubs, and events ensures there’s never a dull moment in King’s Point.

Four Seasons at Harbor Bay

K. Hovnanian’s Four Seasons at Harbor Bay is a beautiful 55+ community right on the Jersey Shore, with resort style active living at your fingertips, and Little Egg Harbor beaches nearby. This prestigious community features new single family homes equipped with designer kitchens, luxurious baths, with a focus on energy efficiency. A stunning16,000 square foot clubhouse features a fitness center, library, craft, and billiard room, and Harbor Bay’s outdoor recreation knows no limit. This active lifestyle community makes retirement feel like a year-round luxury vacation.