The Wellness program at Carolina Bay is designed to fully immerse residents in a well-rounded, multi-dimensional, and comprehensive program where residents can achieve an exceptional feeling of well-being and a high sense of self-efficacy leading to an extraordinary quality of life. Our goal is to provide residents with the opportunity to have some of the best years they have ever experienced.
Our Wellness Center consists of a wide variety of fitness and wellness programs to suit the beginner as well as the advanced fitness enthusiast. Carolina Bay’s Wellness Center includes everything from Cardio and Strength Conditioning classes with weights and resistance bands to seated conditioning classes and multiple levels of Tai Chi and Yoga. Residents will be able to take full advantage of personal training sessions with staff on site, as well as have exercise prescriptions and fitness assessments tailored specifically to meet each resident’s needs. No matter where an individual is in their own unique lifestyle, the Wellness program at Carolina Bay will most certainly meet each individual’s needs on a personal basis.
At Carolina Bay we rely on our beautiful, natural resources to expand our Wellness program outside of the walls of Carolina Bay with nature walks on the trails, Tai Chi, Yoga, and Meditation in the gardens, parks, and lawns. With the wellness facilities of Carolina Bay and the location itself, the possibilities for fitness and wellness programming are endless.
Residents participating in Carolina Bay’s Wellness program are sure to feel better physically, mentally, socially, and spiritually. Individuals can expect to achieve a higher sense of well-being and quality of life not only in the Wellness Center but throughout the entire community of Carolina Bay.
The partnership between Liberty Senior Living and the NASM/AFAA organization is an indicator of Liberty being viewed as a leader in the senior fitness industry. This partnership provides more opportunities for current staff to obtain higher quality training as well as retention in employees through continuing education opportunities including conferences. In turn, this provides our communities’ residents with more extensive programming possibilities. The NASM Senior Fitness Specialization is provided to all INSPIRE interns at our various communities to establish continuity and a basic understanding of working with the older adult population within the fitness realm. This partnership will draw more determined interns with the intent on carrying out a career in the fitness world.
A Variety of Dining Venues and Chef-Prepared Menus
The Lighthouse Market
Stop in for a light lunch before heading out on a shopping trip to historic downtown Wilmington, or pick up sandwiches for a picnic on beautiful Wrightsville Beach. Open daily, Carolina Bay’s casual, inviting market is the perfect place to meet a few friends or grab a freshly prepared meal to go. Choose from a variety of delicious salads, soups, entrees and sandwiches specially prepared by our chefs.
Carolina Bay Grill
With its open cooking displays, comfortable seating, attentive wait staff and al fresco dining option, the Carolina Bay Grill will evoke a casual and inviting atmosphere that makes it the perfect place to gather with friends and family. At the Carolina Bay Grill, you can enjoy a variety of lighter, healthier choices made from the freshest ingredients, in addition to daily and seasonal specialties, plus a well-stocked wine collection. Our chefs maintain a wide menu of entrees, including fresh seafood, lean beef, pork, chicken and vegetarian creations, with the healthiest choices clearly identified on the menu. From wine pairings to cooking classes, this venue hosts an abundance of ways to satisfy both your appetite and your social calendar. Catering is also available to make your dinner parties or special celebrations effortless.
Cape Fear Pub
In the mood for a light tapas and small plates perfect for sharing or pre-dinner cocktail? Looking for a casual place to unwind with old friends or meet new ones? Cape Fear Pub at Carolina Bay will provide a cozy, welcoming setting for virtually any occasion, or for an impromptu gathering. With its comfortable chairs, warm lighting and friendly staff, the bar invokes the feel of a timeless neighborhood locale. The fare includes sliders, apps, soups and salads, as well as cocktails prepared to order, draft beer, fine wines and cordials.
In the private dining venue of The Breakwaters, you will enjoy a refined setting where linen tablecloths, fine china and impeccable service create an elegant atmosphere. You will simply be seated and relax as your attentive wait staff delivers amazing appetizers and enticing entrees to your table.
Carolina Bay has been designed for active seniors who have high expectations for living life to the fullest and on their own terms. The lifestyle here is filled with fabulous amenities and an abundance of activities for promoting physical, mental, social, educational and spiritual wellbeing.
Our goal is to make your days carefree and fulfilling, so we take care of the cooking, cleaning and maintenance for you. Being relieved of the burdens of keeping up a home and yard will leave you with the time and energy to pursue your current passions— and discover exciting new ones.
Life at Carolina Bay is about doing what you want, when you want, with the people whose company you most enjoy. It’s a retirement anyone would desire, and few could imagine was ever possible.
Experience Life at Carolina Bay!
It is said a picture is worth a thousand words, but these photos and videos can only tell part of the story. To take in all that Carolina Bay at Autumn Hall has to offer, please come visit us in person. We are so pleased with all the community has to offer, and we feel confident you will be, as well.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
Amenities and Services
Among the community’s many amenities are a lovely indoor pool, an active wellness center, an onsite spa, numerous dining venues and a full staff dedicated to providing exceptional programs and concierge-type services, including chef-prepared meals that are pleasing to the eye and to the palate, weekly maid service and a driver for scheduled errands and special events.
Relaxation and downtime are part of a well-balanced life, and the serene setting of Carolina Bay offers a library and various cozy spaces for watching a movie or sporting event or curling up with a book. Residents will enjoy walking and riding bikes around the community or along the nearby beaches, taking part in yoga, tai chi or meditation classes, or simply sitting in the courtyard chatting with neighbors over coffee or cocktails.
- Grand lobby and living areas
- Card Room
- Billiard and poker room
- Media and multi-purpose room
- Art studio
- Casual dining
- Fine dining
- Salt water pool and hot tub
- Stationary equipment room
- Classroom for land classes
- Grand courtyard with putting green, bocce ball, and shuffle board courts
- Numerous walking paths around campus
- Weekly housekeeping
- Linen service
- Maintenance service
- Pest control
- Seasonal removal (leaves/snow)
- Scheduled transportation
- Emergency response
- Notary services
- Document shredding
- Dry cleaning pick-up and drop-off
- Copying services
- Meal delivery/room
- Guest apartment