Waterstone is surrounded by excellent schools, public and private, that are respected by families and academics alike and noted for their distinguished graduates and the quality of education and athletics enjoyed in each. With an accomplished New Hanover Public School District, Porter’s Neck Elementary has joined the community as the newest elementary school in New Hanover County. The new school is located right next to Waterstone Community, a perfect walking distance for any new homeowner. Numerous established private schools are located within a short drive as well.
Less than a 1 mile away from the entrance of Waterstone, is the fastest growing shopping district in Wilmington. The Porters Neck Center has cozy neighborhood restaurants and bars, unique boutiques, and numerous grocery stores including; Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Walmart, and Aldi. Down the road you can continue your shopping adventures at Mayfaire Towne Center. Mayfaire has over 75 stores and restaurants and continues to grow to meet the needs of any shopper. It is a convenient destination where you can get almost anything you need, while finding fun things you want. With a variety of shops and restaurants to explore, each visit is a chance to celebrate what makes our community unique.