Area Guide for Georgetown GA

To learn more about our non-profit continuing care community on Skidaway Island, GA, please call us today at 800-889-6238 or request a brochure.

Georgetown is a "bedroom" suburb community for the city of Savannah where is lies just over ten miles and across the Forest River from the metropolitan area. While Georgetown is mostly residential, over the last few years, the city has welcomed, and continues to welcome, more and more retail outlets, restaurants and shopping facilities. Thanks to the upswing in shopping and dining opportunities, this cozy little burg is a popular destination for those who reside in the nearby Savannah senior living residence on Skidaway Island.

More About Georgetown, Georgia

Chatham County's historic Georgetown is a rarity. It has a low cost of living, low unemployment, a strong real estate market and it continues to welcome new residents instead of seeing them leave. This quiet and peaceful community sits along the eastern side of the county and is beautifully nestled among scenic trailways and lush, green parks.

Things to See and Do In and Around Chatham County

When you live at The Marshes of Skidaway, Chatham County is just a short drive away. Georgetown offers visitors a wonderful mix of fine dining and short-order culinary options as well as a growing selection of shops, boutiques and antique stores that cater to a wide range of clientele. Nearby senior-friendly attractions include the Fort Pulaski National Monument, the Georgia State Railroad Museum, Old Fort Jackson, the Tybee Island Marine Science Center and the SACGC, Inc. Botanical Garden.

Chatham County also plays host to several popular events and festivals throughout the year, including such noteworthy events as the Savannah Jazz Festival, the Savannah Film Festival, the Tybee Island Pirate Fest and the Savannah Music Festival. Thanks to the region's near perfect year-round weather, every month offers up something fun and exciting to do, whether it's taking a leisurely walk along the wooded trails, fishing the Ogeechee River or attending the fireworks along the Savannah River every first Friday of the month!

Enjoy a More Comfortable Retirement at The Marshes of Skidaway

Retirement is something we all strive for because we envision it as being a time of comfort and ease. A time when we can concentrate on our hobbies and try everything we always wanted to be able to try but were always too busy to take the time to do. It’s cliché but it’s true; for most of us retirement is about living a comfortable, luxurious lifestyle in which we can take the time to stop and smell the roses.

If there’s one retirement community in Georgia where comfort and luxury go hand-in-hand, it’s The Marshes of Skidaway Island. Our opulent active adult community is nestled along the beautiful southeastern coast of Georgia just a few short miles from the city of Savannah. The Marshes of Skidaway Island provides seniors with unparalleled living accommodations, state-of-the-art independent living services and exciting recreational activities all at a surprisingly affordable price. Featuring our own on-campus library and shopping center, two well-equipped Clubs (The Island Club and The Palmetto Club), a ballroom, a putting green and so much more, The Marshes of Skidaway Island has everything one needs conveniently located should they only want to leave the community for recreational or sight-seeing purposes.

The Marshes of Skidaway Island is completely dedicated to the health and wellness of our members. With our own on-site health and wellness center, assisted living services and more, members can enjoy superior health maintenance and friendly and warm assistance for those times when help is required. At our award-winning Savannah retirement homes, no stone goes unturned when it comes to the enjoyment and quality of life of our members.

To learn more about our non-profit retirement community on Skidaway Island, GA, please call us today at 800-889-6238 or request a brochure.