Senior Living in Harbour Town, SC : Area Guide for Harbour Town, SC

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Harbour Town, SC was built on inspiration from small Mediterranean harbors in southern France and Italy. This small town now has a unique charm and intimacy that allows visitor to relax and enjoy their surroundings. This coastal beauty makes a for a fascinating day trip from your Savannah senior housing at the Marshes of Skidaway Island.

Discover the Lighthouse

The Harbour Town Lighthouse is the island's best known landmark, and its only four decades old. Come and visit this local attraction from 10:00 am until sundown. The lighthouse also features a museum where visitors can learn more about the history of the area. Come out for a tour of the facility that is both fun and educational. On your way out, don't forget to visit the gift shop. Here you can find a great selection of gifts for the whole family. The shop has everything from books and home décor to jewelry and apparel. We even have a kid's corner so that you will be sure to find something for everyone.

The primary function of the lighthouse is to guide boats entering the Harbour Town Yacht Basin. For over 40 years, the Yacht Basin has served as a premiere yachting destination for visitors on the Atlantic Intercoastal Waterway. It features a full-service marina with boat-slip rentals, fuel, marine supplies and apparel. All visitors are welcomed by the experienced and friendly staff.

Play a Round of Golf

Harbour Town is home to breathtaking golf courses for residents and visitors to enjoy. Harbour Town Golf Links is a distinguished course that has hosted the PGA Tour's RBC Heritage golf tournament for many years. This course was voted one of Golfweeks's best courses in 2010. Put your skills to the test with a collection of par-threes and a challenging par-four 18th hole overlooking the Calibogue Sound.

There are several other popular courses in the area. Heron Point was reconstructed in 2007 by the legendary course architect, Pete Dye. The new course design provides a challenging game in a beautiful setting. Ocean Course is the oldest golf course in the area and has been a local favorite since its redesign in 1995. Come experience the elegant ocean front hole and enjoy the natural beauty of the lagoons throughout the course. This course is great for any skill level so everyone is welcome to the tee.

Have a Delicious Meal

What better way to end a day at the Lighthouse or an exciting game of golf than with a delicious and relaxing meal. Harbour Island offers a great selection of dining locations that visitors are sure to enjoy. The Harbour Town Grill provides a great club setting overlooking the ninth hole of Harbour Town Golf Links. The menu here features regional specialties that are sure to delight. Topside at the Quarterdeck is located just next to the Lighthouse. Visitor will enjoy a fantastic meal while taking in a beautiful South Carolina sunset.

If you're looking for something a bit more casual, try Harbourside Burgers & Brews. This café style restaurant provides live entertainment and a delicious menu. The Crazy Crab is another great stop for the best and freshest seafood around. This is a fun dining environment, and a great place to bring the whole family.

Enjoy Retirement at The Marshes of Skidaway Island

The Marshes of Skidaway Island is the perfect place to call home for retirement. Choose from any of our great Savannah senior housing options and enjoy all of the wonderful amenities offered right in your community. We can help you stay active and healthy with all of our fun and exciting community activities. Call us today at 800-889-6238 for more information about our luxurious retirement community. To view photos and housing options, visit us online at www.marshesofskidaway.org.