Spring Island is more than just a spot on a map. This residential community and 3,000-acre nature preserve has been transformed into a private haven for families and retirees to live, play and enjoy the area’s mystical charm and unspoiled, rustic beauty.
Spring Island is located conveniently between Hilton Head Island and Beaufort, South Carolina. Real estate ranges in size from modest, cottage lots to estate lots of two acres to expansive 10-acre lots. Choose from serene backdrops for your home site including golf views, marsh, pond, deep-water or secluded wooded lots full of giant live oaks and towering pines.
A popular feature of the Island is a private, Arnold Palmer-designed golf course that is widely viewed as one of the finest residential courses in the country. The community also maintains an impeccable 25-acre equestrian facility with 30 miles of riding trails and a 13,000-square-foot sports complex. As a homeowner, you can take advantage of Spring Island’s boat docks, 36 freshwater and saltwater fishing ponds and 1,200-acre nature preserve and nature education center. The Nature Center is a library, museum, zoo and classroom all rolled into one and is open to the public as well as Spring Island residents.
FOR THE SPORT OF IT
No matter what form of sport gets your blood pumping, Spring Island puts it right at your fingertips. The Old Tabby Links was designed by Arnold Palmer and truly is a testament to this legend in golf. The 7,135 yard, par-72 course was recently renovated. Golfers of all skill levels will find themselves challenged either by the brilliant design or by the Live oaks and tall pines.
If you prefer a rod and reel to the putter, Spring Island offers you exceptional fishing opportunities. Whether your passion is saltwater or freshwater fishing, and you do it for sport or as a way to relax the nerves, you can find the perfect fishing hole for you.
The Outfitter Center provides fishing gear and the essential information needed for your outing such as where to fish based on what you want to catch, what time of day is ideal and what bait would work best. That’s also where you find equipment for kayaking, sporting clays, biking, boating, baseball, basketball, volleyball, tennis and croquet. If your game is tennis, the island features six Har-Tru tennis courts, perfect for a quick game or the occasional serious match between neighbors.
SHAPE UP YOUR MIND, BODY AND SOUL
Besides the impressive golf and tennis facilities available to you as a Spring Island resident, there are numerous amenities that provide a robust community and learning experience. The equestrian facility offers high-quality horse care and instruction. The 25-acre facilities include a 24-stall barn, tack rooms, wash rack, paddocks and pastures, jumping arena, flatwork arena, grass arena and trailer storage.
When you buy property for sale on Spring Island, you also have access to the new 13,000 square-foot Sports Complex, which includes a fully loaded exercise area, two training rooms for aerobics or yoga and private training rooms for massage or physical therapy. Fitness classes for all are scheduled throughout the week. You can also swim laps in the heated lap pool to change up your work-out routine. The Sports Complex is open daily.You and the family can take a dip in the zero-entry family pool, play hide-and-go-seek at the tree house or just enjoy each other’s company in the screen pavilion known as the “Summer House.” Enjoy fine dining at The River House.