Living in on the Carolina coast, one of the most popular recreational pastimes is boating. Small day cruisers, larger yachts, sailing vessels, there are many water vessels to choose from. In coastal NC, many families generally choose from a 18 foot to 25 foot powerboat. These boats are easy to run, easy to maintain, and easy to store. So, whether your boat will be a single console or dual console, the coastal lifestyle is not complete without a boat.
So, once you’ve made that jump into owning a boat, where do you keep it?
One of Brunswick counties most popular relocation destinations for boating and the marina lifestyle, there is no better community than The Marina at St. James Plantation near Southport, NC.
The Marina at St. James Plantation hosts an upland protected marina basin that hosts 155 wet-slips, the marina also hosts 2 Dry-Stack Storage barns that stores 320 boats. So, all you need to do is call the Harbor Master before you leave your home, and they will have your boat in the water upon your arrival. There are also several shops and a Deli that serves outstanding lunches and beverages.
The Marina at St. James Plantation is just a few minutes from waterfront restaurants both in Southport and also neighboring Holden Beach, where you can pull your boat up to several waterfront restaurants and have a great Sunday afternoon lunch.
The Marina at St. James is also only 4 miles from the Lockwood Folly inlet, which puts you just miles to some of the best fishing pockets in the Atlantic offshore.
So when you are considering your coastal destination for that total lifestyle that takes you beyond the golf courses, think of the coastal and boating lifestyle that is perfect at St. James Plantation.