Islands | Coastal Living Real Estate
Wilmington Island lies just east of Savannah and is one of the barrier islands off the Savannah coastline. It is conveniently located between the beach-front community of Tybee Island, the City of Thunderbolt, the bustle of downtown Savannah. Real estate here is highly sought-after for many reasons including proximity to downtown and the beaches, well-regarded schools and friendly neighborhoods. The area offers something for every home buyer whether you prefer a town home or condominium, affordably priced homes, or million-dollar mansions, waterfront or not.
The biggest draw for Wilmington Island is location, just minutes to downtown Savannah, other area islands and the beaches of Tybee Island. With major grocery stores, multiple smaller shopping centers, banks, restaurants, hardware stores and schools, it makes for a convenient lifestyle with physicians and dentists nearby.
The island offers a wide variety of outdoor activities such a golf, tennis, water-skiing, biking, jogging and more. In addition, residents and tourists alike enjoy visiting Old Fort Jackson and Fort Pulaski National Monument which are just a few minutes’ drive away.
TOP 10 PLACES TO CHECK OUT:
- Whitemarsh Preserve
- Oatland Island Wildlife Center
- Bull River Cruises
- Savannah Sunset Cruises
- Savannah Yacht Club
- Bogeys Sports Bar & Mini Golf
- Wilmington Island Farmers Market (seasonal)
- Bull River Marina
- Savannah Bee Company
- The Wilmington Island Club (golf)
- Wilmington Island Community park