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Lifestyle Resorts

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The Links Over 50s Lifestyle Resort

Discover a new chapter of life just minutes away from breathtaking beaches, subtropical rainforests, and protected national parks. The Links, Over 55s Lifestyle Resort in South West Rocks, provides the perfect backdrop for your retirement dreams. Immerse yourself in the vibrant community atmosphere, forming lasting connections with like-minded individuals. Embrace resort-style living and take advantage of the numerous amenities available in our over 55 lifestyle village.
South West Rocks Aerial View

Ready to Elevate Your Retirement? Enquire Now!

Discover the financial and lifestyle advantages at The Links Over 55s Lifestyle Resort. Enquire now and elevate your retirement living!

Lifestyle Resorts vs. Retirement Villages

Choosing The Links Over 55s Lifestyle Resort offers a refreshing alternative to traditional retirement villages. 

Let’s explore the distinct financial and lifestyle advantages that set us apart:

No Entry and Exit Fees

Unlike many retirement villages that burden residents with entry and exit fees, The Links spares you from these costs. We believe in providing a straightforward ownership experience without unnecessary financial complexities.

No Stamp Duty and Council Rates

You won't have to worry about paying stamp duty or council rates, making settling into your new home at The Links even more appealing.

Simple Ownership

At The Links, owning your home is hassle-free with straightforward contracts and a modest weekly site rental fee, making it easy to embrace your retirement with peace of mind.

No Capital Gains Fees

Unlike some retirement villages, The Links does not charge capital gains fees, allowing you to enjoy the fruits of your investment fully.

Heated Outdoor Pool for Over 50s

Our World Class Facilities

The Links Lifestyle Resort is a tranquil oasis that promotes a healthy, social, and active lifestyle, ensuring you live longer and enjoy a fulfilling retirement. Our resort features an array of world-class facilities.

A hub of social activities and events where you can connect with friends and neighbours.

Relax and unwind poolside or host gatherings with family and friends.

Engage in friendly competitions, make new friends and stay physically active.

Maintain an active lifestyle and well-being in our well-equipped gym.

Conveniently store your recreational vehicles onsite

450m Practice Putting & Chipping Greens
Indoor Swimming Pool at The Links

Unleash your creativity and engage in DIY projects in the construction shed.

Treat your furry friends to the freedom and joy they deserve.

Enjoy swimming all year round, regardless of the weather.

About South West Rocks

Embrace the Best of Australia in Retirement

South West Rocks exudes warm country hospitality, offering access to gorgeous beaches and pristine national parks. It’s a perfect slice of what makes Australia special, and you’ll feel fortunate to call it home. Join The Links Over 55s Lifestyle Resort and embrace retirement living at its finest. Experience a fulfilling lifestyle, an active community, and the comfort of a place you can truly call your own. Say yes to resort-style retirement living and start a new chapter of your life at The Links in South West Rocks.
Retirement Village at South West Rocks

Get in Touch

Contact our friendly sales team to get your free 29 page information booklet with everything you could ever need about living at The Links.

The Links Information Booklet

Frequently Asked Questions

A lifestyle resort for retirement living, like The Links Over 55s Lifestyle Resort, is a premier community designed specifically for individuals over 55 seeking an enriching retirement lifestyle. Situated in a serene coastal town, The Links offers resort-style amenities and architecturally designed Hampton-style homes. Unlike traditional retirement villages, The Links provides a refreshing alternative with no entry or exit fees, zero stamp duty, and no council rates. Residents can keep all capital gains if they sell, making ownership simple with a modest weekly site rental fee. Lifestyle resorts like The Links promote an active and vibrant community atmosphere, fostering a fulfilling retirement experience.

The main difference between a lifestyle resort and a retirement village lies in their approach to retirement living. Lifestyle Resorts, exemplified by The Links Over 55s Lifestyle Resort, focus on providing a vibrant, social, and active retirement experience with world class facilities and architecturally designed homes. They typically do not charge entry or exit fees, pay stamp duty, or council rates, and residents retain all capital gains upon selling their property.

In contrast, retirement villages often impose various costs, such as entry and exit fees, deferred management fees, and capital gains fees. Some retirement villages adopt a ‘loan and lease’ model, where residents purchase the right to occupy a unit through a leasehold agreement. Additionally, retirement villages may have specific rules and regulations that limit residents’ actions and activities.

Yes. The Links operates as a land lease community, offering you the advantage of owning your home while paying a modest weekly site fee. 

Land lease communities, such as The Links, grant you access to a host of luxurious amenities and services that enhance your retirement experience:

  • Enjoy full access to all the resort’s top-notch facilities, ensuring a vibrant and active lifestyle.
  • Benefit from a communal garden and lawn care, allowing you to savour the beauty of a well-maintained environment.
  • Rest easy with gated security and fencing, ensuring your safety and peace of mind within the community.
  • Experience hassle-free upkeep of facilities and roads, providing a smooth and comfortable living experience.
  • Rely on efficient garbage collection services, making day-to-day living convenient and enjoyable.

At The Links, we aim to provide our valued residents with an unparalleled land lease community experience.

The Links Lifestyle Resort is situated in the tranquil coastal town of South West Rocks, offering a serene sanctuary renowned for its natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle. Conveniently, it is just a one-hour drive from Coffs Harbour, a bustling metropolitan area with shopping, dining, and entertainment options. This ideal location allows residents to enjoy the best of both worlds – the peaceful coastal retreat of South West Rocks and easy access to the vibrant urban amenities in Coffs Harbour. Whether you seek shopping centres or exciting city experiences, The Links Lifestyle Resort provides the perfect blend for your fulfilling retirement living.

The Links Lifestyle Resort is a fully secure gated community that provides peace of mind and safety. Fenced at all borders; our community features a sense of exclusivity. Access to the resort and world class facilities is granted through advanced license plate recognition or FOB entry systems, guaranteeing authorised individuals can enter the premises. This commitment to security ensures you enjoy a worry-free retirement lifestyle.