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The Right location, Right now!

Located just five minutes from historic Southport, NC, St. James Plantation offers all of the amenities and services of a resort destination with the privacy and security of a gated, residential community.  And, because St. James is situated on the Intracoastal Waterway, near the Atlantic Ocean and Cape Fear River, residents enjoy a mild year round climate.

“there’s so much to enjoy, so close by...”

The resort-style community of St. James is just minutes away from southeastern North Carolina’s top destinations, including one of the country’s oldest lighthouses and another that boasts the title of brightest in the world. Also, the historic port city of Wilmington is just a short 30 minute drive and features restaurants, shopping, theater and nightlife.

St. James Plantation, hometown: Southport, NC St. James by the Sea on Oak Island, NC Amazing Sunsets at St. James by the Sea, Oak Island, NC
Testimonials about St. James Plantation
“We purchased at St. James Plantation because we wanted to retire and move out of New Jersey to someplace warmer in the winter. ”
Medford, NJ via Guild Quality
“We purchased at St. James Plantation because we like the ocean and wanted to live near the water. We also wanted a gated community...”
Fredricksburg, VA via Guild Quality

Southport, NC - 5 min

Oak Island Beaches - 5 min

Wilmington, NC - 30 min

Myrtle Beach, SC - 45 min




Southport NCSouthport, NC - 5 minutes away
The picturesque town of Southport is a fishing village rich in history, complete with beautiful antebellum architecture, ancient oaks, great restaurants and coffee shops, fresh seafood and eclectic art galleries. See it on the map >

Historic Waterfront  |  Eclectic Shops & Galleries  |  Amazing Dining  |  Dosher Memorial Hospital



Oak Island NCOak Island Beaches - 5 minutes away
Fishing piers, charming ice cream shops, island dining...Oak Island has world-class beaches and hometown charm. And, it's ten miles of rare, south-facing beach offer the ultimate sunrises AND sunsets, nice! Plus, it's home to our private resort-style beach club, St. James by the Sea.  See it on the map >

Quaint Beach Town  |  Amazing Sunrise & Sunset Views  |  Home to St. James By the Sea  |  Ten Miles of Sugar Sand Shore



Wilmington NCWilmington, NC - 30 minutes away

The historic port city of Wilmington provides the perfect contrast to Southport’s quiet ambiance. Just a short thirty minute drive to the north, this once center for confederate blockade runners, now offers dining, unique shopping, excellent medical centers and nightlife among the 200-block district and beyond.  It's also home to thriving theaters and museums. See it on the map >

Historic Riverfront  |  Culture & Arts  | Big name shopping & Quaint Antiquing


Myrtle Beach SCMyrtle Beach, SC - 45 minutes away

In addition to the more that 100 championship golf courses, the famed Grand Strand resort area offers outstanding musical entertainment, amusement parks, water sports and a host of family attractions. Residents also enjoy the area's fantastic shopping, wonderful restaurants and top-notch medical facilities. See it on the map >

World Class Golf  |  Major Music and Entertainment Venues  |  Family Fun

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