Retreat at Kemps River

Retreat at Kemps River is a 55+ community in Chesapeake, Virginia. This age-restricted community consists of 80 attached homes. In addition to a low-maintenance lifestyle, residents enjoy resort-style amenities such as a clubhouse, fitness center, and an outdoor pool. The convenient location in Eastern Virginia puts residents within 20 minutes of Norfolk and 30 minutes of Virginia Beach. 

Active adults searching for attached homes for sale in Chesapeake, Virginia should explore the low-maintenance lifestyle and resort-style amenities offered in Retreat at Kemps River.

Retreat at Kemps River Amenities & Lifestyle

Residents of Retreat at Kemps River enjoy several resort-style amenities. These include a clubhouse with a fitness center, a card and billiards room, a community kitchen, and multipurpose gathering spaces where neighbors and friends can meet. Outside, residents enjoy a resort-style pool with a spacious patio. Nearby, residents can find fire pits and a community kitchen with grills.

Residents also enjoy a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to a homeowners’ association that takes care of yard maintenance and common area maintenance. With more free time, homeowners at Retreat at Kemps River can enjoy spending time with family or pursuing new hobbies.

Retreat at Kemps River Homes & Real Estate 

Built between 2017 and 2021 by builder WeldenField & Rowe, Retreat at Kemps River includes 80 attached homes total. The one- and two-story attached homes range from 1,685 to 2,700 square feet with two to four bedrooms, two to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Features in many homes include open-concept floor plans, spacious living rooms with gas fireplaces, gourmet kitchens with central islands, owner’s suites with walk-in closets and en-suite bathrooms, and covered porches. Additional features in some homes include flex rooms, lofts, and secondary suites.

Surrounding Area 

Retreat at Kemps River is located in Chesapeake, Virginia, about 12 miles south of Norfolk, putting residents within easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities. 

Residents of Retreat at Kemps River find themselves close to any daily conveniences they need, including grocery stores such as Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Walmart, Target, and ALDI. Pharmacy needs can be met at CVS, Rite Aid, and Walgreens.

Retreat at Kemps River is also close to multiple health care providers, including Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, Pleasant Valley Medical Center, and Sentara Norfolk General Hospital. 

When homeowners are looking for entertainment in the area, they can travel along Greenbrier Parkway, which is home to several restaurants, bars, and shops. There are also various attractions in the area, including Chesapeake Arboretum, Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways History Foundation, Chesapeake Planetarium, the Hermitage Museum and Gardens, and Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.

Homeowners who want to get outside will find plenty of options to explore in the area. There are multiple greenspaces and parks to choose from, including Chesapeake City Park, Brigadoon Woods Park, Salem Woods Park, Bellamy Plantation Park, and Alexandria Park. Retreat at Kemps River is also 30 minutes from the Atlantic Coast, providing access to beaches such as Virginia Beach, Croatan Beach, Grommet Island Park, Buff’s Garden, and North End Beaches. 

Golfers will also find multiple courses to play nearby, including Stumpy Lake Golf Course, Greenbrier Country Club, Honey Bee Golf Club, Virginia Beach National Golf Club, and Battlefield Golf Club.

Residents who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck, as they can drive 20 minutes to Norfolk, providing easy access to everything the city has to offer. For longer trips, Norfolk International Airport is 30 minutes away.

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Retreat at Kemps River Amenities

There are plenty of activities available in Retreat at Kemps River. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Clubhouse/Amenity Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Card Room
  • Billiards
  • Parks & Natural Space
  • Demonstration Kitchen
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Multi-Purpose/Meeting Rooms
  • BBQ
  • Fire Pit

Retreat at Kemps River Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Retreat at Kemps River. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Billiards
  • Cards

Retreat at Kemps River Reviews (1)

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The Retreat at Kemp’s River was definitely the right decision for us! Yes, like many, we are over 55 and were seeking a new construction, open floor plan, modern home. Our Charleston Model is perfect. We moved in a month ago. The community is welcoming, includes a pool, clubhouse, fitness center and more. My Granddaughters give a “Thumbs Up” to the pool and kid bike friendly street design. The customer service and follow up support has been prompt and professional. William Jones the Wendle and Rowe Service Manager gives each new owner his personal attention. Things are done correctly the first time. Come out and join this unique easy living Retirement Community in Chesapeake, VA.

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