With sunny weather, a low cost of living and a historic downtown, Athens, GA is one of the classic cities of the South. Home to the University of Georgia campus and named of the the Number One Retirement Destinations by Fortune Magazine, Athens has something for everyone.
The youthful exuberance of UGA keeps the entire city “forever young” and brings with it a plethora of sports, music and cultural activities to keep even the most outgoing person busy year round. The championship UGA Bulldogs football team lead a full athletic calendar including basketball, gymnastics, swimming, baseball, track, tennis and soccer held in world-class venues.
Athens is home to a progressive culinary, music and arts scene also draws in the crowds. College professors mingle with business professionals, artists, retirees and students in a creative and inspirational environment. The Victorian-era downtown is alive with fun shops, charming eateries and eclectic art galleries. The Georgia Theater has been the starting point for iconic bands like R.E.M. and the B-52’s and remains a draw for music lovers.
The Georgia Club is located minutes from the heart of Athens and less than an hour from Atlanta. This magnificent property of rolling, tree-covered meadows, green fairways and blue lakes spread across Clark and Oconee counties. Many younger families choose to build their home in the Oconee side to take advantage of the state's top-rated public school district. The Athens Regional Medical Center is expanding to become one of the preeminent medical facilities in the state.
Few locations in the Sunbelt combine the serenity of a country address with proximity to such a wealth of lifestyle benefits.
Living in Athens at The Georgia Club, anyone at any age can create a life that is truly, "Forever Young."