River Walk downtown Wilmington with lots of Restaurants and a few Brewers in town background.

What's Nearby

The short answer: Everything you need! From medical practices and schools to restaurants and theaters, you’ll find it all close by to Porters Neck Plantation in Wilmington, North Carolina.
boat dock at sunset


For families young and old, having dependable medical care nearby offers great peace of mind. We’re happy to be conveniently located near multiple larger Hospitals and Medical Groups including New Hanover Medical Group practices only a short drive from Porters Neck. For more information on local medical professionals Click Here.


Just a 20-minute drive from Porters Neck brings you to Wilmington International Airport (ILM) Click Here– a low-key, no-stress airport offering direct flights via Delta, American and United to a host of cities in the U.S. and connections to global destinations. ILM also hosts numerous private flights and has a USA customs port of entry office. If day trips or cross-country driving is more your style, the Wilmington area features easy access to major Southeastern cities, as well as plenty of coastal towns worth visiting, via an excellent highway system.


Hundreds of stores, restaurants, theaters, Historical locations, over 35 art galleries, over 30 antique shops and much more are from very local to within 15 miles of our community. Particular points of interest include Porters Neck Country Club with a full complement of resort-style amenities (not part of the HOA), Mayfair Town Center with over 40 upscale retail stores and restaurants, Independence Mall with over 90 shops and restaurants and Downtown Wilmington. For more information on local Wilmington Things to do and events Click Here.