Chris Creekmore Realty Group

Winding River Plantation

An award-winning, master-planned community in Southeastern North Carolina.

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Winding River

Stands out as the ideal place to call home.

In a region that attracts so many for its fabulous lifestyle, mild climate and overall quality of living.

Winding River Plantation is a beautiful, well-maintained, upscale gated community in coastal southeast North Carolina. Located between Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC, residents can enjoy convenient shopping, local cuisine, entertainment, airports, golf and other outdoor activities. Just outside the gates you can explore historic Bald Head Island, the old fishing village of Southport or ride the ferry to Fort Fisher and take in the local flair of other charming beach towns. At home relax in a club lifestyle, experiencing the premier amenities of golf, tennis, fitness, pools, a private beach club and a river house, both with marinas.


Winding River blends active retirees with young professionals and families who enjoy the sand and surf of our superb beaches, outdoor sports and activities along with the many social opportunities available throughout the year. Mother Nature’s best work exists all around this golf community’s unique setting with walking paths, wildlife, and tranquil areas and, Carolina National Golf Club is an Audubon-Certified Sanctuary Golf Course. Residents are known for their laid-back, fun-loving lifestyle, and also for their strong sense of community, volunteering hundreds of hours in Brunswick County both within and outside of Winding River.

Bluegreen Carolina Lands, LLC developed and opened the golf community of Winding River Plantation in 1997 on Carolina National Golf Club.

  • A self-governed community since 2003
  • Fiscally sound; dues approximately $1,000/year
  • 1,000 acres of coastal hardwoods, Carolina pines & tidal salt marsh
  • 1,134 properties
  • 1,066 single-family home lots in Winding River Plantation
  • 18 townhomes in Winding River Plantation
  • 50 condominiums in Winding River Plantation
  • 39 home sites in Winding River Seaside Community on Holden Beach

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