Ranked by BestRetirementDestinations.com: Top 30 Island Retirement Communities of October 2009

Communities are evaluated based on a number of subjects including lifestyle and price range. BestRetirementDestinations.com ranks the best retirement communities on a monthly basis for your benefit.

Online PR News – 06-October-2009 – – Plymouth, IN- BestRetirementDestinations.com has evaluated and ranked the Best Island Retirement Communities for August.

There are many choices for retirement. While there are many choices for location to retire, one of the most exciting and relaxing lifestyles is island living. While it is hard to believe a retirement community can be both, with island living, retirement is what you make it. If you’d like to sleep near the ocean all day long or if you would like to take to the water for some thrilling sports, it’s up to you.
You’ve decided to retire in paradise.

BestRetirementDestinations.com has taken the guest work out of island retirements by evaluating and ranking the best.
These Top Island Retirement Community and other great destinations are determined to get your attention:

1. Emerald Bay- Great Exuma, Bahamas
2. Hawkins Island- Sea Island, Georgia
3. Soneva Kiri- Bangkok, Thailand
4. Molasses Reef- West Caicos, Turks and Caicos
5. Dataw Island- Dataw Island, South Carolina
6. Ritz Cartlon- Grand Cayman, Cayman Island
7. Vista Real Estate- Belize City, Belize
8. Golf Retreat North- Sea Island, Georgia
9. Puntacana Resort- Higuey, Domincan Republic
10. Seaview Bahamas- Freeport Bahamas
11. Sailfish Point- Hutchinson Island, Florida
12. Frederica- Sea Island, Georgia
13. Seaside- Sea Island, Georgia
14. Cayman Kai- Grand Cayman, Cayman Island
15. Callawassie Island- Callawassie Island, South Carolina
16. Hali’I Kai at Waikoloa- Waikoloa Beach Resort, Hawaii
17. Ocean Forest- Sea Island- Georgia
18. Little Satilla Island- Simons Island, Georgia
19. Four Seasons Private Residences Seychelles- Seychelles
20. Kiawah Island- Kiawah Island, South Carolina
21. The Cloister Ocean Residences- Sea Island, Georgia
22. Old Bahama Bay- Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
23. Daniel Island- Charleston, South Carolina
24. Eden Island- Eden Island, Seychelles
25. Shoreline Grand Bahama Island- Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas
26. Pink Sand Resort- Harbour Island, Bahamas
27. February Point Resort Estates- Nassau, Bahamas
28. Sea Horse Ranch- Dominican Republic
29. Cutter Bay- New Bern, North Carolina
30. The Reserve at Savannah Harbor- Savannah, Georgia

All potential candidates for ranking are required to go through an evaluation process for island retirement communities. Criterion evaluated includes Scenic Beauty, Privacy, Island Services, Recreational Activities, and Safety/Security. These destinations have proven themselves to be above and beyond standard criteria.

Learn more about the Top Island Community and other great destinations for this month.

Retirement communities interested in being considered should apply for ranking at: http://www.bestretirementdestinations.com/rankings/communities/apply-for-ranking

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