Retire in McClellanville, SC

Livability Score
46
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. The Codfather

This was surprisingly good being that I don't really eat/like a lot of fish. The fish was a huge portion and the breading was crispy. The fish is fried to...

2. The Pickled Palate

100TH REVIEW! After pondering which spot deserved review #100, I could not think of a more deserving place than the amazing Pickled Palate, which was the...

3. My Three Sons

Yes, My Three Sons, 5 stars. I was in town for work and found myself in the Park Circle neighborhood wanting real southern food. Walking up, the doors were...

4. JK's House Of Ribs

Wow! This is some good authentic southern bbq. Hubby had the sampler and I got 1/4 ribs with green beans and field peas. It was all amazing, and you must...

5. Pickled Cucumber

Amazing! I took the advice from a previous review and ordered from the chalkboard- our waitress Justine told us it changes every day. Excellent, hot and...

Golf
1. The Ocean Course

If you would like to get your buttocks (trying to be classy with my words here, considering this is a very high class establishment) handed to you, then...

2. Turtle Point Golf Course

Probably the most enjoyable golf course I've ever played and I write this despite playing one of my worst rounds ever there. In fantastic shape with a...

3. Daniel Island Club

I am not a member and would expect a Country club to have good food but this place definitely nails it! The staff is well trained and friendly. Friendly as...

4. Legends Golf Resort

I just concluded a golf vacation to Legend's and I had a great time. The value is second to none with lodging, food, and golf all rolled into one price....

5. Tupelo Bay Golf Center

Enjoyed our game of Putt-Putt. Gave my husband a military discount AND asked if he could shake his hand. He told my husband thank you for his service!

Active
1. Kayak Nature Adventures

Robert B. I have been working with Nature Adventures Outfitters for the last thirteen years. In 2004 I was looking for a Charleston area outfitter who could...

2. Bull Island Ferry

BULL ISLAND FERRY is easy to find from the main highway. The ferry can be reached by way of a short automobile trip from Charleston, SC (about 12 miles)....

3. Sewee Visitor And Environmental Center

Every year for the past few years the Sewee Visitor and Environmental Center along with the Cape Romain HQ office put on a Saturday Nature Festival for kids...

4. Captain Sunshine

I am a local vacation rental manager in McClellanville. Everyone that I have sent to Captain Sunshine has reported back to me with a glowing report. I...

5. Buck Hall Recreation Area

Buck Hall Recreation Area in Francis Marion National Forest is adjacent to the Intracoastal Waterway and near the Cape Rowain Wildlife Refuge and the Center...

Arts
1. James Island Festival Of Lights

The Holiday Festival of Lights has been recognized around the country and the world. We enjoy going every year since we moved to Charleston several years...

2. Brookgreen Gardens

My husband and son have been to Brookgreen Gardens on our vacation for the past two years. Each day we have spent there has been a great family...

3. Theatre 99

Great Host! Very kind and hospitable. Gave great suggestions and was very friendly. Good location, very clean, and safe. Look at the ammenities...AC is...

4. Awendaw Green

Whaaaaaat?!?! Wednesday night Barn Jam?!?? One visit and I'm hooked. Located in what feels like the middle of nowhere, but it's a relatively short drive...

5. Escape In 60

Last night we attempted the Ransom room. I say attempted as there were just two of us, and it would hold six. Undauntedly we entered, and were supported by...

Shopping
1. Candlefish

What a fun girls night out! I loved that the event was BYOB and that it was hands on! The class is educational and fun and the atmosphere is really cool....

2. Billy Reid

A friend of mine referred me to this clothing store because of the designer's Alabama ties. From the moment I walked in, the sales team made me feel like...

3. Magnifilous Toy Emporium

Greatest toy store! We took our 3 small kids there while on vacation in Charleston. I'm not sure who loved this store more...my kids or my husband. :) They...

4. Zuluvape

The most incredible selection of brand name and house flavor e-juice. Amazing service with delightful employees and owner. So good that I will be ordering...

5. Mr K's Used Books, Music & More

Imagine a place that gives you money for your books, or will trade for theirs! This is it. I discovered this store last year, and can't stop going back....

Health
1. Wando Family Dentistry

just moved here from chicago couple months ago. came in for a teeth cleaning/check up. serena the hygienist was super friendly, explained everything...

2. Perkins Eyecare + Eyewear

Bottom line: If you're going anywhere else for eye care, you're cheating yourself. Dr. Perkins is THE BEST. He gives the best, most thorough eye exam I've...

3. Zendulgence Salon and Spa & Mobile Massage

As a massage therapist I tend to be obnoxiously picky about who gets to work on me. I had a 90 min massage this morning with Joseph and all I can say is...

4. Lotus Healing Centre

One of the best massages ever! It was obvious that Abigail has a deep understanding of the body and though she only had time for a 30 minute massage it was...

5. Smiling Oak Dentistry

Dr. Gardner and his entire team are truly amazing. I recently underwent a gum graft and was fitted for a mouthguard & retainer to prevent further recession...