Savannah Lakes Village in South Carolina will surely surprise with what it offers to its residents.

Savannah Lakes Village in South Carolina will surely surprise with what it has to offer.

There are many active adult communities throughout the U.S. that get a lot of attention because of their location, amenities, and homes among other things. Sometimes there are a few communities that don’t get noticed as much because they are located in more rural areas, yet they still provide great amenities, an active lifestyle, and beautiful homes. Savannah Lakes Village is one of the communities off the beaten path that doesn’t get the attention it deserves—until now.

Savannah Lakes Village is an age-targeted community located on the shores of Lake Thurmond in McCormick, South Carolina. Not only does it offer miles of shoreline along the 71,100-acre Lake Thurmond, but it’s also encompassed by 63,000 acres of preserved state park and national forest land making it an outdoor adventurer’s paradise. In addition to this picturesque lakefront setting, Savannah Lakes Village will be a 4,800-home community upon completion and currently offers offers new and resale attached and single-family homes that come in a variety of styles and price points.


With all of its waterways, parks, and natural landscape, Savannah Lakes Village offers many programs and amenities within its boundaries that promote healthy living along with an outdoor recreation-based lifestyle. Residents have access to a 23,000 square-foot recreation center that’s brimming with indoor and outdoor amenities that keep them physically fit and socially engaged.

They can work out in the fitness center, swim a few laps in the indoor pool or take a fitness class in the aerobics and dance studio. Social functions take place in the ballroom or multi-purpose rooms. Neighbors can also gather for fun games like table tennis or visit the onsite four-lane bowling alley.

If that’s not enough physical activity, homeowners can spend time with neighbors playing on the multiple sports courts for tennis, pickleball, and bocce. With two 18-hole golf courses available, residents are never too far from their next game. The Monticello Golf Club and Tara Golf Club both offer restaurants and golf practice facilities, making it convenient for you and your golfing buddies to grab a quick bite after a round or practice your putting before heading out on the course.

Scenic Location

In addition to the great amenities found at the Recreation Center, Savannah Lakes Village’s natural landscape truly makes it stand out among the rest. Situated along Lake Thurmond, Savannah Lakes Village is ideal for retirees who love to spend their time in nature. The 71,100-acre lake provides recreational options for boating, fishing, kayaking, swimming, sailing, canoeing, wake boarding, and water skiing as well as camping and hunting. Endless miles of hiking and biking trails weave throughout the community that connect to state parks and Sumter National Forest, which also lead to historical sites, the Little River, and the lake.

Social Life

There are countless clubs, activities, and events that keep residents engaged and involved with other members of the community. Neighbors bond over planned trips, pancake breakfasts, ladies book club, art classes, or quilt club. Other homeowners can share their love for the great outdoors by joining the outdoor adventurer club, rod & gun club, skeet shooting club, and archery group.

With so many options to choose from, retirees will never have a dull moment living in this active community. Ideally situated in Central South Carolina, this active lifestyle development provides residents with a recreation-inspired lakefront setting along with a variety of home designs that cater to the needs and wants of retirees. Baby boomers will love living in Savannah Lakes Village because it’s full of outdoor sporting adventures right in their own backyard.