Buckthorn features quaint cottage style homes with wooded, marsh and lake views and a cozy neighborhood lifestyle.

Riverpoint, located on the island's last stretch of South Newport River frontage, offers estate-size waterfront and water view home sites.  Waterfront lots feature deepwater docks.

Winterberry Place is an intimate neigh-borhood and centrally located park with home sites offering wooded, marsh and lake views.

The Refuge makes up the south east corner of the island and features large 3 to 7 acre lots in a heavily wooded environment and views of the marsh.   

Newport Bend features expansive home sites with exceptional views of the river, salt marsh, fishing ponds, dense woods or serene equestrian pasture and deepwater docks. 

Lifestyle options at Belvedere Island range from quaint cottages to breathtaking water and marsh front homes along the South Newport River. The community is divided into six neighborhood areas each with a unique personality and covenants defining the size and types of homes that are acceptable.  There are a total of 238 lots with about half with homes, of which half are full time residents.  The makeup of the community is diverse with a full range from retirees to young couples.  Below is a small sampling of the types of homes on the Island.

Belvedere Island Plantation was created under the careful guidance of Greenwood Development Corporation.  With its outstanding resort and residential communities on nearby Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, Greenwood Development is one of the south's most reputable and respected development companies.  When developing Belvedere Island, Greenwood provided expertise and experience, as well as a true sense of caring for the pristine natural surroundings.

Belvedere Island Plantation is a five hundred acre gated community on the South Newport River in northern McIntosh County. It boasts some of the best amenities on the coast of Georgia including a community dock equipped with a boat hoist, an equestrian center, swimming pool, tennis courts and beautiful clubhouse with guest rooms that are available to property owners and their guests.  It offers deep water access to one of the most beautiful areas of the Atlantic Seaboard with the beaches of Georgia's unspoiled barrier islands only a short boat ride away.


Life should be really simple,
and we insist on keeping it that way

Property Owners Association Office & Clubhouse Address:  1010 Clubhouse Loop NE, Townsend, GA 31331   
​Phone: 912-832-2819      FAX:912-832-5715     eMail: belveder@darientel.net

Updated 1/12/17

Community Amenities Include: Riverfront clubhouse with guest rooms, community docks, boat hoist, boat ramp, swimming pool, playground, tennis courts, equestrian center with 25 acre pasture, nature trails, bike paths, fishing ponds and Sapelo Hammock, a 200 acre 18-hole golf course is but 5 miles away.  

Directions: Via I-95, just 40 minutes south of Savannah and 7 miles from the the interstate - Exit 67, then Hwy 17 South for 1.2 miles to Harris Neck Rd (GA 131).  Turn left just past the smallest Church in America and drive 5.4 miles.

Property Owners Association Office & Clubhouse Address:  1010 Clubhouse Loop NE, Townsend, GA 31331    
​Phone: 912-832-2819      FAX:912-832-5715    eMail: belveder@darientel.net

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Little Belvedere Island is an adjacent heavily wooded island with a secluded feeling nestled in amongst nature and peaceful tidal salt marshes.