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Wrightsville Beach

Bob Sawyer Drive, Wrightsville Beach, NC
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Beautiful, serene, clean, quite beach, great for walking, playing in the water, thinking..... loved... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dover, Pennsylvania
Great Beach, Parking a Bit Steap, Non-Conservative Bathing Attire

Like most beaches along the NC coast, this is a good one. Unlike many other small NC beach towns... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark J
Winterville, North Carolina, United States
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bob Sawyer Drive, Wrightsville Beach, NC
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful, serene, clean, quite beach, great for walking, playing in the water, thinking..... loved it!!!

Thank leverer2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Like most beaches along the NC coast, this is a good one. Unlike many other small NC beach towns, this one is right next door to a relatively big town. Some would see that as an advantage, but if you want to quaint, small town...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Wrightsville beach every summer for 15 years. It is a much anticipated trip. We always stay at the Sunspree Resort by Holiday Inn. We love the location, amenities and staff. I love this small town! I love walking along the...More

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wrightsville Beach has won the hearts of many residents and many visitors. It's a great spot, it's big, and it's ours. There are some good restaurants nearby, places to rent paddle boards and other equipment, and it is only a short drive from many places...More

Thank Claira K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never understood why beaches don't have a part just for dogs! Nothing's better than frolicking in the Surf with your best friend! While they have limited hours in the off season it's still not right! Wrightsville beach is Anti- Dog all the way around!...More

Thank megantracy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Shell Island Resort and absolutely loved the location! The beach is beautiful, quiet, and filled with shells! There are lots of great restaurants and it's easy to get to from anywhere in NC.

Thank Traveleningqueen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After going there for over 55 years, memories as a child, bringing my children there, and now my grandchildren, suffice to say it has my heart. Great for any age to enjoy, this is a beautiful beach, always clean, and you can walk for miles...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this morning to watch the sunrise and it was very lovely. There were already quite a few people there before we arrived, but it was still quiet and clean and beautiful. We found a spot near a lifeguard tower and sat to watch...More

Thank Johanna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great beach. My friend Bob and I would literally spend and hour or two in the water (August), getting burned of course! The wives and daughters also loved the water and beach. Sunrises are incredible Can't go wrong coming with the family with...More

Thank Johnsonbeagle
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beach was extremely busy on Friday afternoon.. wall to wall people.. took over 30 minutes to find a parking space (side street parking and several public parking lots). Beautiful beach.. mostly comprised of rental homes, condos and the like. Dune preservation as well. If you're...More

Thank becca83-TN
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How are the waves for young children to swim in?
1 February 2017|
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Response from Michele C | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I grew up on Staten Island and Jersey, so I'm familiar with the shore. Wrightsville Beach is more like south jersey beaches where the sand is softer, the beach is wider, and the waves tend to roll in a little more... More
are there showers and changing rooms
14 September 2016|
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Response from Macarena's L | Reviewed this property |
Showers are outsite and you change in the restroom at the main parking , but if you keedp going from there about 2 miles on the same street ,there are more spots where to park and a surf store in the midfle of that block... More
Where was the accessible bathroom and shower facility located? Do you recall the street?
28 July 2015|
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Response from BigCity1 | Reviewed this property |
I would review BAP1976's answer. This person seems to know the area better. We stayed at a resort, so our facility was of course next to the pool upon entrance from the dunes. Respectfully