Berkeley HallBluffton on the coast of South Carolina’s Low Country is one of those delightfully small southern towns that you can get your arms around. It has locally owned shops, a historic district and a really fine golf community set on the banks of the Okatie River close to beaches, the charming city of Savannah and historical Beaufort

Regularly placed on the list of  “Top Places to Retire” by Forbes, the gated community Berkeley Hall is set on 980 acres.

With prices ranging from the low $300s to more than $2 million and lots selling from $500,000 to close to $700,000, Berkeley Hall is definitely geared to the more affluent homebuyer.  

berkley-homes-golfAmenities include two Tom Fazio golf courses, a 30-acre Golf Learning Center, six restaurants, a 35,000 square foot  clubhouse, spa and fitness center, swimming pools, six Har-Tru tennis courts, playground, beach volleyball and walking and biking trails as well as an active social activities program with several member-driven clubs. Thanks to smart routing, you will walks from greens to tees are relatively short and you will not be driving through a maze of houses.

Residents enjoy a River Park where they can take a sunset cruise, go kayaking, crabbing, paddle boarding and fishing. They can also access a Beach Club membership at the Westin on Hilton Head nearby.

berkley-amenThe Club has close to 800 equity memberships with more than 550 property owners in the mix. When owners sell their homes, their membership transfer with the resale.

Berkeley Hall is close to major shopping areas including the Hilton Head Tanger Shopping Outlets and upscale retailers as well just 30 minutes from the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport. 843-815-8423; berkeleyhallclub.com