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Address: Ocean View Blvd, Holden Beach, NC
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Piece of Heaven!

Holden Beach is just amazing. If you've never been there, you must visit! Shelling is great and very family friendly. Not crowded

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Zanesville, Ohio
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Zanesville, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Holden Beach is just amazing. If you've never been there, you must visit! Shelling is great and very family friendly. Not crowded

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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Off the beaten path, non commercial, with minimal tourist traffic!! A lovely beach to spend the day with family and friends. Dog friendly but only certain times of the year. No life guards. There is no public bath house. You will want to park in the limited public parking lots to avoid any parking tickets. There is some handicap parking... More 

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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Love this place! It is not filled with tourist traffic. It is laid back and we had plenty of room to ourselves. Now this beach is not watched by lifeguards so keep that in mind and be very careful. We walked the beach and found many shells which is something you don't always find on today's beaches. We will definitely... More 

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Ontario
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219 reviews 219 reviews
55 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We arrived late at night after driving 23 hours to get there to visit family.. I could not wait until morning to visit the beach. Almost midnight and we drove over to the beach ...Amazing!!! So dark the stars seemed to glimmer off the water...the moon with the stars and water.. Absolutely gorgeous! After a bit of sleep we did... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Strongly Recommend this beach if you are planning a family vacation or planning to rent a beach-house with a group of close friends. It is a beautiful non-commercial beach, with some entertainment facilities near-by such as mini-golf and good food.

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Waltham, Massachusetts
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We made this a family vacation on one rental over the beach. The breaking waves were a music to my tired ears. The evening strolls ,watching the early morning sun rise gave us some unforgettable moments.I would recommend this place for it's tranquility.

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is a small quaint little town. The beach was very peaceful and pleasant. There are several attractions nearby to enjoy with your family. It is definitely a place for relaxation.

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Holden Beach, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Ocean front rental right on the beach. Nothing beats listening to breaking waves as you fall asleep and waking to see the surf roll in through your bedroom window. Family beach is quiet without heavy traffic, loud neighbors, and crowded beach. Island is simply beautiful and homeowners, business owners, local government and visitors work hard to keep it that way.

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We made this trip with our large family including many younger children. This beach was perfect. It's a pretty flat beach, so when the tide goes down there is *a lot* of beach. Lots of room for sandcastles, digging, etc. And lots of solid sand to push a stroller on the beach when the tide was down. The waves were... More 

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San Leandro, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Like stepping back in time. HB is quaint, charming, family oriented, and the beach is amazing. Almost sorry to see the place get "discovered" the crowds are hard on the beach. Too many people, cigarette butts, trash, etc.... But in the off season it is a wonderful place, like it used to be quiet and sleepy, with miles of shoreline... More 

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