Centrally located near the coveted Ballantyne neighborhood of Charlotte, NC, Brightmore of South Charlotte offers residents the best in refined retirement living.
Not only do you have access to a plethora of amenities within our retirement community, but venture just a short distance from home and uncover even more entertainment, dining and social destinations.
Pamper yourself when you visit Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, a Forbes four-star, AAA Four Diamond hotel with a luxurious spa and nationally recognized golf course. If you’re interested in joining a country club, Charlotte’s finest are just a few miles away, including Quail Hollow Country Club, home of the PGA’s Wells Fargo Championship, Carmel Country Club and the Ballantyne Country Club.
Choose from casual and family-style eateries to enjoy some of the best dining in the Southeast. Whether you have an appetite for Asian cuisine, Italian or French delicacies, rustic Irish or German fare, or more exotic options like Ethiopian or Peruvian specialties, Charlotte can transport your palate around the globe.
Ballantyne also offers a variety of shopping destinations including Ballantyne Village, Stonecrest at Piper Glen, and Blakeney, just to name a few. There, you will find major national retailers along with unique specialty shops. Nearby, SouthPark and Phillips Place provide world-class shopping with every designer boutique imaginable. There are two Target stores within a couple miles, along with several supermarkets.
Charlotte and the Surrounding Area
Ballantyne is a wonderful neighborhood that offers a diverse array of attractions from delicious restaurants, retail shopping, and outdoor parks. For those who would like to explore further, Charlotte and the Mecklenburg area offer an even greater array of attractions. For the art enthusiast, The Mint Museum and the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, both located in downtown Charlotte, host lovely guest exhibitions in addition to their permanent displays. Performing arts can be enjoyed at the Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts. For outdoor enjoyment the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens provide a backdrop of nature’s beauty to enjoy along footpaths and in greenhouses. Other interesting attractions include the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Discovery Place, and the White Water Center.
Whether you stay close to our retirement community in the Ballantyne area or venture beyond, your days can be filled with interesting excursions for food, fun, fellowship, and culture.