Active Adult Communities

7 Ideal Coastal Active Adult Communities for Active Living

April 21, 2014 • Fenny Peiffer

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There are a number of coastal over 55 communities for seniors looking for an active lifestyle near the coast. Read on, if you are interested in retiring in any one of these great coastal communities.

Trilogy at Monarch Dunes by Shea Homes – Nipomo, California – This is a luxury retirement community nestled within a thriving coastal community. Gorgeous, luxury homes, plenty of amenities and an impressive clubhouse, not forgetting, all that golf at Monarch Dunes Golf Club, make Monarch Dunes an ideal coastal active adult community.

Ocean Hills Country Club – San Diego, California – This is a tranquil coastal community with resort-style amenities with an 18-hole executive golf course and scenic walking trails. With more than 1,600 luxury homes ranging in size and price, this community is on top of most seniors’ lists.

Del Webb Charleston – Summerville, South Carolina – Del Webb Charleston is located 25 miles north of historic Charleston. The community features 1000 elegant homes with spacious floor plans, a 20,000 square foot clubhouse, an outdoor pool with entrance to the beach and a host of other amenities.

Four Seasons at Harbor Bay – Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey – Four Seasons at Harbor Bay is just a few minutes from Atlantic City and the Jersey Shore. This is a gated, luxury coastal community with a 16,000 square foot clubhouse and a host of recreational opportunities. This community is ideal for seniors who do not wish to relocate too far south.

East Bay Point – Frederica, Delaware – East Bay Point is an age-targeted, maintenance-free, coastal community where you can relax and make the most of your retirement without the hassle of noisy neighbors. The community is in proximity to shopping and dining too.

RiverWalk – Branford, Connecticut – RiverWalk is nestled along the Connecticut shoreline. Magnificent views, luxurious single family homes, and an active and vibrant lifestyle are some aspects you can expect when you live at RiverWalk. This coastal community provides you what you wish for in retirement.

Shea Homes at Jubilee – Lacey, Washington – With its own private beach, 26,000 square foot clubhouse and resort-style amenities, Jubilee is situated in the nation’s top rated areas to live.

So, have you decided which coastal community you wish to retire to? If not, there are more 55+ communities to go through at®. Visit our website and take advantage of information on more than 6,200 communities spread out across the US, Canada and Mexico.

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