Welcome to Hershey’s Mill!
A sprawling 55+ community with a plethora of amenities
Right in the heart of Chester County sits the sprawling Hershey’s Mill, a 55+ community with easily the most extensive social offerings of any residential development in the area.
Each village offers custom-designed residences and various amenities such as a large pool, tennis/pickleball courts, and extensive walking trails are available to all residents. There is even an area for residents’ individual gardens and a membership-based woodshop on the premises. Hershey’s Mill Golf Course, a challenging PGA Championship 18 hole course, is open to all for an initiation fee and dues. The club has a full-service dining room plus a bar and grill - perfect for special occasions and gatherings!
At Hershey’s Mill, you’ll love the wide-open spaces, the lush upkeep of the grounds, the full-time security, and the friendly neighbors that make this place home.
What to Love
- A gated community for 55+ adults with 24-hour security
- Extensive fitness, golf, and tennis opportunities
- A sprawling 800 acres with luxury homes set in 25 lush villages
- Amenities like a pool, tennis, pickleball, bocce, gardening, woodshop, a library
- Plenty of fun social events
This is a 55+ adult community and most residents are retired professionals from the Greater Philadelphia area. People stay active through golf, walking, tennis, pickleball, and swimming and relish in the multitude of social engagements offered through Hershey’s Mills.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Hershey’s Mills is conveniently located to many great eateries in the area but also features a resident-only gate exit directly into the Hershey’s Mill Shopping Center where there is a bank, a Starbucks, a grocery store, a dry cleaner, a drug store, hair & nail salons, a pizza shop, and many more amenities.
Within 15 minutes of Hershey’s Mill, there are major malls, boutiques, and specialty shops. The famous King of Prussia Mall, known as Philly’s premier shopping destination, is only a short 20-minute drive.
Things to Do
This community ALWAYS has something going on! Residents will always have something to do. Clubs and activity groups are the main tenets of the community here. Participate in a book discussion group, perform with the Hershey’s Mill Players, join the Knitting Circle, or play some table tennis! Residents can join a variety of interest-based groups with like-minded individuals, making plenty of new friends; bond with fellow residents over billiards, play poker, work on some quilting, or build projects in the woodshop.
Hershey’s Mill has earned its reputation as one of the outstanding private Golf Clubs in Chester County but for a fraction of the cost of other private golf courses in the area. The club maintains what the USGA described in 2011 as “one of the best managed and maintained golf courses we see.”
Lots of residents enjoy taking the “Executive Trips” offered by Hershey’s Mills which include trips to the stunning Longwood Gardens, horse races at Delaware Park, and even New York City to take in a Broadway show. Sports lovers can enjoy trips to Philadelphia Phillies games or Penn State football games, and music lovers can attend a Philadelphia Orchestra concert.
West Chester Area School District and Great Valley School District both serve the community here and Hershey’s Mills is also close to renowned higher education institutions such as Villanova University and Bryn Mawr College.