Carolina Gardens at Garden City

11951 Grandhaven Drive Murrells Inlet SC 29576


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Carolina Gardens at Garden City is an assisted living community in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. Murrells Inlet is commonly known as the 'Seafood Capital of South Carolina' but is also renowned for its abundance of world class golf courses. As a popular tourist and retirement destination, Murrells Inlet offers fine shopping, dining and recreational opportunities.

We take advantage of our prime location and play a vital role within the larger Murrells Inlet community, working with the community on projects, intergenerational programs and volunteer opportunities. Carolina Gardens at Garden City encourages residents to live an engaged and independent lifestyle, allowing residents to exercise choice while receiving high quality care services. Our residents thrive, making lasting and meaningful connections with each other and our dedicated staff.

Our community offers enriching services and amenities including:

  • A choice of one-bedroom or studio apartments
  • Spacious accommodations with kitchenette
  • Pet-friendly living
  • Convenient location near shopping and banking
  • Beauty salon and barber shop within the community
  • Individual climate controls in each home
  • Emergency call system
  • Welcoming and comfortable dining area
  • Communal sitting areas with fireplaces where residents gather and develop friendships


  • Biggest minus is the pricing by level of care needed which potentially can change every 30 days as they assess you monthly. We feel much more comfortable with a facility that has all inclusive pricing like...

  • Not as nice as others in the area.

    The community at Carolina Gardens at Garden City was little larger and older than others we visited. The staff that offered the tour were kind but not as welcoming as we had seen. The community does offer a...

  • 1) it had a very medicinal ...

    1) it had a very medicinal smell in the main building, 2) the staff did not speak to us at all during our visit, 3) the residents were rather apathetic in general and none were 'well groomed', 4) the...

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Community Details

  • Amenities

    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Activities Onsite
    • Meals Provided
    • Activities Offsite
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Vegetarian
    • Devotional Services Offsite

Housing Types Provided

  • Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Memory Care
  • Nursing Home
  • Adult Day Services
  • Care Homes
  • Home Care
  • Respite Care
  • Senior Apartments