55+ in Stafford /Manahawkin
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Stafford is a town located at Garden State Parkway, exit 72. Manahawkin is a section of Stafford. In fact, the two names seem to be interchangeable.The sole route to Long Beach Island goes through Stafford. Access to Barnegat Bay is offered, and there are marinas. Stafford is only minutes from the ocean at Long Beach Island, 30 minutes from Atlantic City, less than 2 hours to NYC.
Stafford has two active adult communities, Escapes at Ocean Breeze and Atlantic Hills. New construction is available at Escapes @ Ocean Breeze. However, resales are sometimes available in both communities.
All of the homes are detached single family homes with either 2 or 3 bedrooms.
The clubhouses offer the usual amenities – clubs, trips etc. And when the weather gets warm swim in the outdoor pools.While neither community has a golf course, there are many courses available in Ocean County
Dining and Shopping
There’s a great variety of dining and shopping in the Stafford / Manahawkin area. In fact, new shopping centers being built. Major malls are 30 minutes away in Pleasantville, Atlantic City and Toms River.
Movie theaters and live music is available on Route 72. And, Atlantic City is a short ride away.
Parks and Recreation
Enjoy local activities such as fishing, boating, golf, shopping, dining and more. Numerous public parks are in the area.
New Jersey Transit provides bus service to Stafford. Furthermore, Ocean Ride provides bus transportation within Ocean County. In fact, 12 bus routes connect key residential areas with popular destinations. In addition, the Garden State Parkway is close.
Nearby you’ll find hospitals. Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin. In addition, Community Hospital is in Toms River. Ocean Ride provides non-emergency medical transport service to seniors. You’ll to make advance reservations, however a fee will be charged.
Adult Communities in Stafford
When you’re ready to either buy or sell a home in Stafford, contact us. Call Bunny and Art Reiman – the Active Adult Community Specialists.