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13 Great RV Retirement Communities in Georgia

Published on March 20th, 2019 by Jim Harmer

Picking a place to retire can be a difficult task. Georgia is a great place to retire, because of the year-round nice weather, its natural beauty, and its friendly people.

If you are thinking of retiring in Georgia and want to stay in a nice RV Community, you need to explore your options. To help you out, I’ve collected 13 good options for you, and at least one of them should be perfect for your needs!

1. Parkwood RV Park & Cottages – Statesboro

Parkwood is the first of the 13 RV retirement parks that we will look at. This RV park can be a retirement location or a hot spot for vacationers. This being said, you will have some neighbors that will stick around, and some who only stay for a couple of days.

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Location: Parkwood is located in Statesboro, Georgia. Statesboro is not too far away from the South Carolina border or Savannah about an hour drive to each. This means if you wanted to travel to the beach, it is not too far of a trip. It’s also near Georgia Southern Unversity if that helps you picture where it is at.


  • Pull Through Sites
  • 50 / 30 / 20 Amp Service
  • Full Hookup
  • Deluxe Cable TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Picnic table at every site
  • Paved Roads
  • Free Morning Coffee
  • Swimming Pool
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Book Exchange
  • Central Fire Pit
  • Pet-friendly – some breeds are excluded

Cost: $505 per month or $475 if paid with cash. Electricity is charged as a utility and will be metered for every month. There is a deposit as well.

Reviews: Parkwood RV Park & Cottages has 4.5 star rating on Google. Some of the best ravings say that they are clean and that the staff is very friendly here.

What to do nearby: There are quite a few awesome attractions nearby. There is a great spa and a golf park. There is also an annual Wine Festival called Gramp Stome and the Muscadine Festival. Other things to do include visiting a water park (great for when the grandkids come) and a Botanical Garden up at the college.

2. Kingsridge Mobile Home Park – Byron

If you were thinking of a sunny and peaceful RV retirement park, the image in your head probably fits Kingsridge perfectly. This park is a 55+ community, so you don’t have to worry about loud young neighbors. There is a lot to love about this area.

Kingsridge has homes that are available to stay in as well as lots of space for RVs. However, due to the popularity of this area, space may be limited during some seasons of the year.

Location: Byron is 15 minutes away from Macon and Perry. It is also close to the Robins Air Force Base. It’s also 90 miles south of Atlanta, so it is nestled into a good little hot spot.


  • Staff is professional
  • Quiet
  • Inexpensive
  • Price includes a lot utilities
  • Good location

Cost: $240 per month, and $10 for each additional person after the first. Utilities that are included in this are water, sewage, and garbage. There is also a $300 security deposit due when signing the lease, but that can all be refunded if all the conditions are met at the end of the lease.

Reviews: 4.3 stars out of 5 on Google. Many people say that it is a quiet and safe place to say. It’s also well managed by a friendly staff.

What to do nearby: There are a handful of really great trails and parks to stroll through. You can also walk around the farmers market or the museums that are nearby. Don’t forget to stop at Big Peach Antiques Mall!

3. River Park – Valdosta

River Park is another great option for those who want a nice community feeling. It’s a warm area that has a lot of good options for shopping and entertainment nearby.

Location: Valdosta is in the southern region of Georgia, not too far from Tallahassee. River Park is near I-75 and close to a Walmart and Sam’s Club. There is a mall nearby and lots of restaurants.


  • 63 full hookup extended stay lots
  • Laundry room
  • Bath house
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly with fenced area for park
  • Cable

Cost: Call for current monthly rates as they are subject to change: 229-560-6352

Reviews: 4 stars out of 5. Lots of reviews that testify to how clean the staff keep the community.

What to do nearby: Lots of shopping is nearby as well as dining. It’s only 10 minutes from the Hospital which can give you some peach of mind.

4. River Vista Mountain Village – Dillard

This spot is a resort, so there are a lot of really great amenities. Due to its location and benefits, it can be crowded with weekly visitors, instead of a solid community of year-long tenants. This may be off-putting for some people, but the variety might appeal to others.

Location: This mountain village is located up near the North Carolina border, up in the lush great mountains. It is a bit isolated, not close to a lot of major towns, but it is a very relaxing location.


  • Full hookup
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool and spa
  • Free WiFi
  • Adult Sauna
  • Fitness Center
  • Two Laundry Facilities
  • Pet-friendly park with no extra charge

Cost: Prices vary for location. Monthly rates are available for $600 – $1,600 a month. There are economy spots and super deluxe locations.

Reviews: 4.8 stars out of 5

What to do nearby: Vineyard, casino, Greak Smoky Mountains RailRoad. There are also a ton of spots that are great for sight seeing or hiking through.

5. Fair Harbor RV Park and Campground – Perry

Fair Harbor is a great place to stay if you like the outdoors. There are a lot of things that you can do out in nature here.

Location: Perry is located pretty central to the state of Georgia. This RV Park is located right off of I-70 and is near a lot of ponds and small lakes, which is great for fishing.


  • Pull-thru locations
  • Full Hookups
  • 24 hour laundry
  • Camp store
  • Easy Access Propane
  • Pet friendly
  • Free WiFi
  • Cable
  • Stocked Fishing lake

Cost: Monthly rates are available for as low as $400 a month. Click here to see current rates.

Reviews: 4.5 stars out of 5 on Google. Reviews say that there is friendly staff and that the grounds and facilities are kept clean.

What to do nearby: You can fish on the grounds or in nearby rivers, lakes, and streams. There is an Aviation Museum nearby as well as a lot of other historic sites. Shopping is easy since there is an outlet mall in addition to a local flea market.

6. Sunset Pines RV Living – Cochran

If you are looking for a true retirement community, this is a great place to consider. It is a 50+ extended living facilitity.

Location: Sunset Pines is in Cochran, which is in central Georgia. It is about 2 hours south of Atlanta and 2 hours west of Savannah.


  • Two private ponds
  • 50′ by 50′ lots
  • 30 / amp
  • Water, Sewage Hookups
  • Cable TB
  • WiFi
  • Fire ring
  • Room for additional cars
  • Bathhouse
  • Laundry

Cost: 30 AMP $400 – $425 per month. 50 AMP $425 – $450 a month. Additional fees may apply.

Reviews: 4.9 stars out of 5 on Google and 5 stars on Facebook.

What to do nearby: Shopping, fishing, dining and hikes are all popular activities in this area. There is golfing near by.

7. Coastal Georgia RV Resort – Brunswick

This is absolutely one of the best places to stay in your RV. Not everyone who comes here is planning to stay for an extended time, but you should not let that stop you.

Location: Coastal Georgia RV Resort is really close to the coastline, as you probably guessed. It is in the southern region of the state. It’s next to the Fancy Bluff Creek and highway 17.


  • Full hookups
  • Tables
  • Grills
  • Conference Room
  • 2 Bath Houses
  • 2 Laundromats
  • Boat Dock
  • Handicap accessible
  • Lake to fish or paddle boat in
  • Cable TV
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Shuffleboard

Cost: $650 and $40 for additional person (more than 2)

Reviews: 4.5 stars on Google out of 5. A lot of customers rave. It is a newer RV park so everything is really nice. It is also well kept, according to many people who have stayed here.

What to do nearby: Head to the beach and enjoy the shopping you find in Brunswick. With amenities so close, you don’t have to wander far.

8. Twin Lakes RV Park – Cumming

If you want to live out in nature during your retirement, this location is a good place to do so. There is water surrounding you, which makes for beautiful sunsets. It’s a quiet area that does not have a ton of people and is covered in trees.

Location: Cumming is not far from Atlanta, just a little northeast, about 35 miles. Cumming has restaurants so you don’t have to drive too far for dinning and shopping opportunities.


  • Lake for catch and release fishing.
  • Picnic Area
  • Pet-friendly
  • Water, electric, sewer hookups
  • Free Wifi
  • Open Year-Round

Cost: $810 – $900 depending on the lot you choose.

Reviews: 3.5 stars. Some reviews tell about how it is a gem that is tucked away. It is a beautiful area to stay at.

What to do nearby: You can take weekend trips to Atlanta. In town there is a theater, as well as shopping and dining options. Of course, there is fishing at Twin Lakes that is a great thing to do for fun without having to go very far.

9. Scenic Mountain RV Park and Campground – Milledgeville

This beautiful campground in Georgia is open year-round and has a ton of amenities, which makes it a great place to park your RV and enjoy your retirement.

Location: Milledgeville is located in central Georgia. It’s not far from Atlanta, about 100 miles away. Cities close are Macon, Sandersville, and Greensboro. The RV Park is off Highway 441.


  • Pool
  • Bath House
  • Laundry
  • Three Pavilions
  • Dog-friendly
  • 6 Fishing ponds
  • Club house
  • Paved Streets

Cost: $450 a month plus metered electric, bal

Reviews: 4.8 stars on Google. Reviews speak to how clean that it is and really good water pressure. The amenities here are amazing and many people love stayin here because of it.

What to do nearby: While the park has a lot of things to do, there are some other things to do nearby as well. Try going to the Old Governor’s Mansion, or the Flannery O’Connor’s Farm. There are galleries to explore and museums to see.

10. Jones RV Park – Norcross

Jones RV Park is a great location for those who want to get connected to their neighbors. Although it is not strictly for long term stay, a large portion of the people who come here stick around for a while.

Location: Jones RV Park is located northeast of Atlanta, near Duluth. It’s close to I-85 which makes it easy to travel to and from this location.


  • Full hookups
  • Utilities are included in the price
  • Pet-friendly
  • Bathouse
  • Big lots
  • Convienant location

Cost: $600

Reviews: 3.8 stars out of 5. Reviews talk of really great staff and a quiet and nice community.

What to do nearby: Since it is so close to Atlanta, there are a ton of things to do. There is dining, parks, museumes and historical sites. The possibilities are endless!

11. Shope Park – Gainesville

Shope Park is a park that rents out RV sites monthly, making it a really great place to live.

Location: Shope Park is in Gainesville, which is also northeast of Atlanta, nearing the Borders of both South and North Carolina. It’s located off Highway 985.


  • Park
  • Paved Roads
  • Hook-ups
  • Fishing
  • Store
  • Pets Allowed
  • WiFi
  • Cable TV

Cost: $425

Reviews: 3.4 stars reviews report that it is a quiet and clean place to stay.

What to do nearby: When you go to Gainesville, you will find a lot of beautiful parks, such as the Botanical Garden in Atlanta. This area has a lot of historical sites to visit, and some amazing places to golf.

12. Savannah Oaks RV Resort – Savannah

If you are looking to retire closer to the ocean, Savannah Oaks is a top-notch place to say. It has a ton of amenities so living here is very relaxing.

Location: Savannah Oaks is located off highway 204 near I-95. You’ll find that it is near Georgetown, Pooler, and Richmond Hill.


  • Swimming Pool
  • Free Showers
  • Boat Ramp
  • WiFi
  • Playground
  • Laundry
  • Shaded lots
  • On-site RV repairs
  • Store
  • Bathhouses are heated and air-conditioned

Cost: $400 – $700 a month plus electric. You must have an RV 2005 model year or newer to live here, however.

Reviews: 4 stars out of 5. Reviews rave about how beautiful it is within the resort and what a gem this location is.

What to do nearby: There are lots of shopping and dining options near by. The beach is close, as well as lots of parks. Don’t forget to make a list off all the amazing historical sites that you need to see in Savannah.

13. Albany RV Resort Inc. – Putney

Albany is another highly recommended place to park RV and stay forever if you can. It is a beautiful area and has lots of perks within the resort.

Location: Albany RV Resort is located in Putney, a suburb of the city of Albany. This park is in the southwestern part of the state, not too far from the Florida border, as well as the Alabama border. If you want to head to Tallahassee, just hop onto US-19 and head south, you’ll be there in 1.5 hours.


  • Large sites
  • Full hookups
  • Concrete patios
  • Free WiFi
  • Fishing
  • Clubhouse
  • Laundry
  • Fitness center
  • Pet-friendly
  • Bathhouse

Cost: $450 monthly for a 30 AMP and $500 each month for the 50 AMP.

Reviews: 4.6 stars out of 5 on Google. Reviews frequently mention how level the spots are and how great it is to have a concrete patio. Almost every review you read talks about how great the staff is, as well as the other people who live here.

What to do nearby: There’s a great RiverQuarium to go see, as well as historical sites. Walk the parks and enjoy the shopping that you find in Albany.

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33 thoughts on “13 Great RV Retirement Communities in Georgia”

  1. I have a 2016 42’ Columbus Compass by Palamino 5th wheel. I need a reasonably-priced permanent lot for it in N Georgia, preferably around Jasper or Ellijay. We are retiring in 2 years and currently live in the Atlanta area. Will also consider selling it.

  2. I appreciate the list, but I have found a better list of “retirement communities” for Rv’ers than this list. I investigated each one of your suggestions and most of them are like “parking lot” rv parks. Some don’t allow more than 2 week stay and only 1 of them is for adults only as a “retirement community or 55+” would offer.

    • Hi Shelley,
      My hubby and I are looking at this option as well. We are having a hard time finding viable options. Our rural home on 2 acres is getting to be too much to upkeep and with health concerns. Would you mind sharing the list that you made , with me?
      I appreciate it, have a great day!!

      • Hi everyone!

        Come stay with us at Made in the Shade RV Park! We are just a 30 minute drive from Augusta, GA in Waynesboro, Georgia. We have two on site managers for all of your needs.

        We are an all ages community that is quiet and peaceful surrounded by shady oak trees. We have a lot of retirees and veterans as well as travel nurses and local contract workers. The park is pretty quiet day and night and stays very safe as we have a good relationship with the local sheriffs department and they drive through weekly and our managers live on property. There are plenty of small family owned restaurants and shops in town, local fishing and hunting spots, and of course great golf, shopping and restaurants in nearby Augusta, GA and Aiken, SC. A short 90 min drive to Savannah or Tybee Island for a getaway close to home. We also have community events so it has a real neighborly feel.

        Our monthly rates start at $550 which includes WIFI and the first $75 of your electricity use and of course water and sewer.

        We also have some larger sites with decks, large yards, and room for a storage shed available $600-$700.

        We have no moving requirements for our monthly guests.

        All of our sites are individually metered and can accomodate 30 and 50 amp hook ups. If you go over $75 of electricity, it is billed at 0.11/kwh which is the same rate the power company charges us.  

        Lot rent is due on the 1st of the month, so everyone receives their invoices at the same time. The invoice includes the breakdown of your electricity use for transparency.  

        We have air conditioned laundry room on site with 4 washers and 4 dryers which accept quarters and our managers have them available on site.

        We have a restroom and showers in the same building as laundry.  

        And we also have a dog park and plenty of room to walk throughout the community with dog waste stations throughout.  

        We have mailboxes for each site so that you can receive your mail. Amazon, UPS and Fedex will deliver right to your camper.

        We have a new vending machine with cold Pepsi products at the bathhouse available 24/7.
        We are also currently adding a community area with fire pit, picnic tables, horseshoes, corn hole and a playground. In the fall we hope to add a walking trail.

        If you have any other questions you can give our managers Ben and Chelsea a call or text at (762)333-2901 and they would be happy to help with any other questions you may have or they can text you pictures of any sites that are available.

        Made in the Shade RV Park
        4759 River Rd
        Waynesboro, GA 30830
        (762) 333-2901
        [email protected]

  3. I am also looking forca ling term rv spot in north Georgia. I like the cherokee/ pickens county area. I am hopeful of finding somthing soon, as my partner (he is disabled and mobility impared) and I will soon be homeless. But I got my rv!

  4. Hello my name is Alisa I’m looking for long term camper spot near Dallas georgia, I live alone If you have a private lot for sell would be willing to trade my mobile home in Lakeland florida for the lot.

  5. Coosawattee resort in Ellijay has lots for sale. Some are listed under real estate for sale Ellijay Ga. Many have rv already set up. Also,it’s gated and allows year round living. Please be aware many of the resorts in north Ga.have ordinances that do not allow year round living.I have no interest or ownership in Coosawattee, but I do live in the area.

  6. Hello,
    I am looking for an RV park I can live in year-round near Savannah Georgia. I do not need amenities. Having difficulty with availability. If anyone knows of an RV camp that’s not as highly advertised on the internet and might have availability please let me know. Thanks

  7. Hi looking for a RV park that you can stay in all year long and monthly lot rent is $450 or less and will allow all ages or can be a senior park if one of the residents can be 40 the other one is 56

  8. Hey all… I too am looking for a year-round Cozy, Very Nice Shape, inexpensive home in an established, Safe, year-round Park with Low Lot Rent in North Georgia or bordering States. Wish list: Might as well ADD a nice guy with a boat & pictures of the boat matter! Haaaa….

    • Hello Alicia,

      I am about to have an RV lot for rent in Ellijay, Ga. gated community with lots of amenities- two outside pools, one heated pool, walking trails, river access and tubing. I am new to this so we can figure out how it works.

        • Hello everyone!! 🙂 I am looking for a parking spot not far from Atlanta, PET FRIENDLY because my family are fur kids. I have looked all over and non available. I love nature, so if is in the woods is perfect

      • We’re moving to GA full time looking for a place to park a traver trailer. from OH looking for a good place w swimming place for kids to play.on sight laundry.wfi/cable . Anyone have any good recommendations thank u

      • Thanks Caroline but I don’t need just a Lot I need the place to LIVE/Camper as well! Please let me know if you’ve got any input. At this moment I’m in Connecticut but generally I’m in Florida for 6 months and want to Migrate UP to Georgia getting rid of my house in Florida. I need to know what the cost is for the monthly rent not just a lot whatever Campground area it’s in the whole cost please. Thanks SO much!

      • We are an active retired couple who have done many camp host positions around the US & are seeking a rental for our 30ft Airstream in Ga near our family in Milton. Your site was available in July but not sure what the status is @this time. Please contact us @ 757-695-0409

        Peter & Archer Sizemore

  9. Looking for RV to buy in permanent residential park. North Georgia or NC near Georgia.
    Please include monthly lot rental.
    Thank you

    • Hi, I am looking for the same kind of thing as you are. Did you get any response.
      I just want to be somewhere I can be that’s safe. North Georgia preferred.
      Hope you’ve found something.
      Thanks much for any help


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