Brunswick Forest Area Guide

Masterfully Planned for a Coastal Lifestyle

Brunswick Forest is a stunning Master Planned Community located just west of the Cape Fear River, and minutes from Downtown Wilmington. This unrivaled location provides easy access to dining, shopping and of course, the area beaches.  With so much to do and see, there is no shortage of entertainment for everyone. Check out all of the great attractions and activities located just minutes away from Brunswick Forest.  Trusst Builder Group builds in many of the neighborhoods within Brunswick Forest, including Cape Fear National, Shelmore, Tennyson Village, and more.

Cape Fear National features some of Brunswick Forest’s most exceptional home sites, with wooded, water, and golf course views.  The neighborhood shares it’s name with the Tim Cate designed, 18 hole Championship Golf Course, that offers stunning views for it’s residents.

Shelmore features a throwback to the front porch living of times gone by.  With picket fences, walking paths, pocket parks, and distinctive architecture Shelmore offers a feeling of Simpler Times.  Don’t miss Hammock Lake, a 3 acre lake situated in the middle of Shelmore, that offers a great place for residents to meet, mingle, and relax.

Tennyson Village Looking for a Low Maintenance lifestyle?  Tennyson Village is the neighborhood for you.  With multiple Coastal styled townhome floorplans, all with first floor Master Suites and Screened in Porches, you are sure to find your perfect home.  This neighborhood offers the very best in low maintenance living.

Dining Out

The Wilmington area has quietly, and quickly become a destination for foodies everywhere.  Boasting many local breweries, farm to table restaurants, and some of the best seafood in the World.  Downtown Wilmington, Wrightsville and Carolina Beaches, and Mayfaire offer endless dining possibilities, not to mention Brunswick Forest, that has quite a few dining establishments on premise.  The Forest at the Cape Fear National Clubhouse, Pizzetta’s Pizzeria, The Joyce Irish Pup and Grille, Bessie Burger, and more.

For the more adventurous diners, explore a variety of cultural cuisines at some of Wilmington’s finest locations. Caprice Bistro is a French bistro located right on Market Street at the center of downtown. Circa 1922 is a Tapas-style restaurant that serves a variety of enticing dishes for a diverse dining experience, and Indochine, Wilmington’s most acclaimed Thai and Vietnamese Asian Restaurant.

Entertainment for All Ages

For anyone with an interest in the arts, there are a variety of great opportunities just a short drive from Brunswick Forest.  Downtown Wilmington has several performance venues including Thalian Hall, Theatre Now, The Cape Fear Playhouse, Browncoat Pub & Theater and more. UNCW is also a great place to find talented musicians and performers all year around. Located right on campus there are several venues including Kenan Hall and the Performing Arts Building that offer performances that are open to the public.

Visitors and locals alike often enjoy the rich history of the area that can be explored through local tours and museums. The Cape Fear Museum and the Cameron Art Museum are two of the most popular stops in Wilmington. Get a taste of the Cape Fear’s fascinating past and the art that has come from this exciting region. Bellamy Mansion is a historic home that provides an interesting look at the culture of Wilmington. The Battleship USS North Carolina is another one of the Cape Fear area’s most beloved attractions. This once active ship sits in the Cape Fear River and is open for tours all year around.

Enjoy the Outdoors

Brunswick Forest is well equipped with beautiful walking trails, paths, and even a fenced dog park to enjoy the mild coastal climate. There are many other great options to enjoy the outdoors and stay active all throughout the area. In Downtown Wilmington, Bailey Theater Park, Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens, and Riverfront Park offer lots to see and do while exploring the local culture. If you’re looking for a peaceful stroll among the trees, Halyburton Park and Hugh MacRae Park provide paved walking trails to get out and enjoy the sunshine.

Wrightsville Beach is a favorite destination for many North Carolina residents. As one of the area’s most popular beaches, it’s a great place to relax all year long. If you’re in the mood to shop, Mayfaire Town Center is located on the way to the beach and is a “can’t miss” attraction.   While you’re in the area, try make sure you book a tour to see Arlie Gardens, one of Wilmington’s best kept secrets

While we are discussing beaches, Carolina and Kure Beach are located just south of Wilmington and offers even more opportunities to relax, shop, and experience everything that the coast has to offer, try to catch the ferry out of Kure Beach to Southport for a real treat.

Builders in Leland, NC

Trusst Builder Group is an experienced team of builders that strives to provide the best customer service to all of our homeowners.  As a leading builder in the Wilmington area, our team is there every step of the way to ensure an easy and enjoyable home building and buying process. To find out more about what Trusst Builder Group has to offer, call us today at 910.550.3152.

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