Romain Retreat in Awendaw is a gated, waterfront community with magnificent custom estates situated on large, private lots. Many of the homes boast breath-taking views of the Intracoastal Waterway and Atlantic Ocean. Typically, these homes have their own private docks; however, the community of Romain Retreat also has a boat landing, dock, covered pier, and picnic area for residents’ use and enjoyment. The quiet community is its own oasis and is decorated with natural foliage, protected wetlands, and mature oaks. Generally, homes for sale in Romain Retreat range in price from $585,000 for an interior home to more than $1 million for a waterfront estate. Presently, Romain Retreat still has vacant land available, so potential buyers have the opportunity to build their dream home. One to two acre lots are priced in the mid to upper $200,000s.
Active residents of Romain Retreat treasure the close-knit community and its close proximity to the Francis Marion National Forest, Cape Romain Wildlife Refuge, and the Center for Birds of Prey. As a result of the tremendous growth in North Mt. Pleasant, Awendaw is quickly becoming a trendy town for families and retirees who desire the charm of the country and the convenience of the city. Residents are just a few miles from popular restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues.