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For those seeking the best of the Wilmington lifestyle; relish in premiere luxury apartment living complete from a concierge-style customer experience, stylish residences and amenities created with your wellness in mind. Have your choice of our modern one, two and three bedroom apartment homes which are equal in style and space. Secure your new home at Hawthorne at Smith Creek today! Hawthorne at Smith Creek was named a winner of Top Online Reputation in the Nation- Named Elite 1% Winner by J Turner Research, come visit today to learn more!

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It's your home: a place you are proud to come back, a place to relax and reprieve, a place to be your authentic self. Whether you would like to host your friends or retreat from the world (or a little of both!) Hawthorne at Smith Creek was carefully curated to compliment what matters most: your lifestyle. Find your floor plan now!

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Features and Amenities

An address at Hawthorne at Smith Creek doesn't just provide you with a space to live, it gives you a space to thrive. We've covered every detail to provide you with the perfect lifestyle! Check out all of the features and amenities Hawthorne at Smith Creek has to offer.


  • COMING SOON! EV Charging Stations
  • Top Online Reputation in the Nation- Named Elite 1% Winner by J Turner Research
  • 6,500 SqFt Resident Retreat Clubhouse
  • Starbucks Coffee Bar
  • Game Room Featuring Golf Simulator and Ping Pong Table
  • Cyber Cafe
  • 24/7 Luxer One Package Lockers
  • 3,500+ SqFt Stand-Alone ULTRA Fitness Center with Cardio, Yoga Studio and Fitness On Demand
  • Saltwater Swimming Pool with Veranda
  • Poolside Cabana with Grilling Pavilion, Outdoor Kitchen with Stainless Steel + Grills, Flat Screen TVs and Fireplace
  • Park with Grilling Pavilion and Lounge
  • Pet Spa
  • Two Community Bark Parks
  • Serene Community Pond with Fountain
  • Resident Social Events
  • Bike Storage +EV Charging Stations
  • Elevator Access in Select Buildings
  • Playground
  • Access to Private Walking Trails to Smith Creek Park
  • Putting Green
  • Smoke-Free Community
  • Pet-Friendly Community
    *There is a non-refundable pet fee of $350 for the first pet, $600 for two pets, and $800 for three pets. Pet rent is $25 per month per pet. 3 pets max per home. Breed restrictions apply. View our Pet Policy


  • 1, 2, and 3 Bedroom Apartment Homes
  • Corporate All-Inclusive Apartments Available*
  • Fenced in Backyards*
  • Open Concept Floor Plans
  • Luxurious Wood-Finish Flooring
  • Two Custom Kitchen Finish Packages Available
  • Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchens with Granite Countertops and Designer Cabinetry
  • Energy Efficient Stainless Steel Appliance Package
  • Kitchen Islands*
  • Tile Backsplashes
  • 9-Foot Ceilings
  • Cathedral Ceilings*
  • Double Vanities in Bathrooms*
  • Oversized Garden-Style Soaking Tubs*
  • Walk-In Showers*
  • USB Charging Ports
  • Large Walk-In Closets
  • Washer and Dryer Sets in Each Home
  • Linen Closets
  • Private Patio/Balcony
  • Smart Locks

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Around Wilmington

Hawthorne at Smith Creek gives you the opportunity to experience the best sights, sounds and tastes of Wilmington, North Carolina. From the historical nautical ambiances and renowned dining experiences to a variety of local explorations, your seascape awaits!

  • Eateries
    Beer Barrio
    34 N Front Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Brasserie Du Soleil
    1908 Eastwood Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Flaming Amy's Burrito Barn
    4002 Oleander Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Front Street Brewery
    9 N Front Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    7 Wayne Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Little Dipper Fondue
    138 S Front Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Poe's Tavern
    212 Causeway Drive
    Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    The Copper Penny
    109 Chestnut Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    The Oceanic
    703 S Lumina Station
    Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    Tower 7 Burrito
    4 N Lumina Station
    Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    Wrightsville Beach Brewery
    6201 Oleander Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28403
  • Entertainment
    Cardinal Lanes Beach Bowl
    7026 Market Street
    Wilmington, NC 28411
    DEFY Wilmington
    6431 Market Street
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    Greenfield Lake Ampitheatre
    1941 Ampitheatre Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park
    5320 Oleander Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Rounds Golf and Lounge
    6801 Parker Farm Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    The Pointe 14
    2223 Blockbuster Road
    Wilmington, NC 28412
    Wilmington Ice House
    7201 Ogden Business Ln
    Wilmington, NC 28411
  • Outdoors
    Airlie Gardens
    300 Airlie Road
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Greenfield Lake Park
    1739 Burnett Blvd
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Hugh MacRae Park
    314 Pine Grove Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28409
    Lewis Strawberry Nursey and Farm
    6517 Gordon Road
    Wilmington, NC 28411
    Ogden Park
    615 Ogden Park Dr
    Wilmington, NC 28411
    Smith Creek Park
    633 Shenandoah Street
    Wilmington, NC 28411
    Wilmington Riverwalk
    Wilmington Downtown Riverwalk
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Wilmington Water Tours
    212 S Water Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Wrightsville Beach
    23 E Salisbury Street
    Wilmington, NC 28480
  • Schools
    Cape Fear Community College
    411 Front Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Emma B Trask Middle School
    2900 N College Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    Emsley A. Laney High School
    2700 N College Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    Murrayville Elementary School
    225 Mabee Way
    Wilmington, NC 28411
    UNC Wilmington
    601 South College Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28403
  • Shopping
    Blue Moon Gift Shop
    203 Racine Drive 102
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Cape Fear Spice Merchants
    20 Market Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Chandlers Wharf
    225 S. Water Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    Going Local NC
    890 Town Center Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    Lumina Station
    1900 Eastwood Rd
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    Mayfaire Town Center
    6835 Conservation Way
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    Old Wilmington City Market
    119 S. Water Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    South End Surf Shop
    708 S Lumina Ave
    Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    The Cotton Exchange
    321 N Front Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    The Ivy Cottage
    3030 Market Street
    Wilmington, NC 28403

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