The end of another summer means plenty of time for our 55+ community to find a place to sit back, relax, and retire with ease. However, for those interested in the Lowcountry, look no further than The Landings. Perfectly located on the coast, set against the backdrop of tidal marshes and Spanish moss-draped forests, this luxury community was named the “Best Planned Community of 2020” by Savannah Magazine.
For most, retirement comes after decades of hard work. In some cases, this means settling down in a community designed for people of retirement age where living is easy. But an increasing number of 55+ desire a more active lifestyle that consists of social engagement and recreational activities. The Landings offers the luxury country club lifestyle most people can only dream of. Only a short drive from Savannah’s historic district. This charming southern escape offers world-class dining, shopping, period architecture, nightlife, and three top-rated hospitals. Residents enjoy the endless list of amenities, including 6 championship 18-hole golf courses, 31 tennis courts, 30 miles of walking/bike paths, and so much more.
Test your skills with 6 championship golf courses. Designed by Arnold Palmer, Tom Fazio, Arthur Hills, and Willard Byrd. Each course is stylistically different while allowing the scenery of Skidway Island to speak for itself. Court sports such as Pickleball, Tennis, Paddleball, and Bocce. A 50,000 SQFT fitness center is also available at the club. However, the club doesn’t just offer endless activities. With four clubhouses The Landings Club provides 7 unique dining options
Arnie’s Tavern (steak/bar)
Palmer’s Steakhouse (steakhouse)
The Cabana Bar at Marshwood (Cuban)
The Deck (casual bar/dining)
Osteria Oakridge (Italian)
Southern Table at Palmetto (Southern Cuisine)
Deer Creek: A Coastal Grill (Seafood)
Truly a first-class experience, each option presents hand-crafted culinary creations. You’ll never have to question what is for dinner because the club has something for everyone.
This Luxury community not only provides its residents with endless activities but with essentials. Located just outside the community is a Publix, a salon, several local banks, a Pharmacy, and multiple churches. The beauty of The Landings is having access to everything you need within the community.
For those who own or wish to own a boat, you’re in luck. Located in the community is a marina. The Harbor Marina offers dry rack storage for 292 boats up to 30 feet in length. Wet storage for 29 boats up to 40 feet in length, and storage for 12 kayaks. An additional advantage is the guest dock. Welcoming boats up to 40 feet in length, for a dockage rate guests have access to a covered porch, picnic area, retail store, and fuel.
However, it doesn’t stop there. The community offers Dolan Yacht services, which provide the area with motor repairs. Specializing in engine repair, maintenance, sales of parts and accessories.
It is very common to see sailboats on the water as the community has its own Sailing Club. They maintain a fleet of sailboats with a crew of two to three sailors. Although these boats primarily race around the river, members of the sailing club can enjoy them for recreational and educational sailing.
A total of 150 lagoons located throughout the property. They are fully stocked for fishing.
30 miles of trails/paths are on the island meant for walking, biking, and golf carts.
As long as you have proof of your dog is up to date on its shots your furry friend can run and play in the fenced-in park
Offering either single kayaks or tandems. Kayak rentals are between $35-$45 for a single and $50-$60 for a tandem. Rates vary on the length of time.
There are also multiple parks with grills and picnic tables.
The endless list of activities and services makes the landings a community of luxury and hospitality. Contact our Landings expert Matthew Waters for information on available homes.
Written By: Allyson Wentworth
Edited By: Skye Mills
Photos By: Andrew Frazier of Voyage Creative