Best 55 Plus Communities in Georgia
Georgia is one of the most popular destinations for active adult retirement. With big cities, quaint southern towns, rolling hills, a lot of history, ideal climate, and below average cost of living, there really is something for everyone.
If you’re thinking about retiring in The Peach State and prefer to be around like-minded contemporaries of a similar age, here are a few of the best 55+ communities in Georgia to consider.
Cresswind Georgia at Twin Lakes- Hoschton, GA
When exploring the best Georgia 55+ communities, this magnificent gated community in the metro Atlanta area comes up time and again. With a focus on fitness, nutrition, and relationships, the resort-style amenities and homes were designed with active adults in mind. In addition to boasting the largest private pickleball facility in Georgia, residents enjoy an abundance of outdoor recreation, with miles of walking trails and two lakes for fishing, kayaking, and paddleboarding.
Soleil Belmont Park- Canton, GA
Just 45-minutes from downtown Atlanta, this low-maintenance 55+ Georgia community treats residents to spacious home designs on large 1/3 acre plus homesites and an array of resort-style amenities. At the center of Soleil Belmont Park is a clubhouse with coffee and cocktail bar, gourmet catering kitchen, arts and crafts studio, and club and card room. A resort-style swimming pool and health and fitness center provide even more recreational options, along with tennis, pickleball, bocce courts, walking trails, and community garden.
Sterling on the Lake- Flowery Branch, GA
With a variety of 55+ and luxury home styles to choose from, there are home designs to fit the unique needs and lifestyles of all homebuyers. For those looking for the best of 55 plus living in Georgia, Encore by David Weekley Homes at The Retreat offers the ease and relaxation of low-maintenance living paired with the excitement of an award-winning, multi-generation community. Residents can enjoy a morning walk through Sterling on the Lake’s trails or spend the afternoon under the sun at The Retreat’s clubhouse and pool – a neighborhood paradise!