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Wrightsville Beach

Address: Bob Sawyer Drive, Wrightsville Beach, NC
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

The beach itself is beautiful, and very clean! however, the price for parking is extreme. even for the cleanest beach.

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Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nice beach but arrive early to find parking. Very popular in season and especially crowded on weekends and holidays. Well patrolled for public safety and decorum.

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Princeton, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We loved our brief visit to this beach town! Very friendly people, beautiful beach, family friendly- will definitely go back!

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charlottesville, va
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75 reviews 75 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We love Wrightsville Beach. It is very family friendly and is free of the crowds you find at other beach locations. We have decided we would rather not travel to other beaches if we can't visit here!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The sand is a little coarser than some of the barrier island beaches, but the surfing is good and the beach has easy access from parking lots. However, because it is next to a College town, it can be tough to find a parking spot on the weekends.

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Concord, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Wrightsville beach is a nice little town, mostly residential, with a nice beach and a serious traffic and parking problem. I rank it Very Good because both Fort Fisher beach and Carolina Beach (just down the road) are excellent, and Kure Beach, both as a town, the home of three of the best restaurants on the NC coast, and a... More 

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Pipestem, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

When we go to a beach, we insist on quietness and privacy but did not really care for the outer banks. Wrightsville is private, quiet and clean and lacks the "carnival atmostphere" of some of the more popular beaches. If you love walking as we do, this place is excellent; the beach as well as the island itself is so... More 

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Fayetteville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My husband and I have traveled every beach in NC, except Wrightsville. But our Marine son insisted that we visit this beach on our next trip to NC. So for our annual anniversary trip we decided to take the Ferry from Southport over to Fort Fisher, and drive up the coast to Wrightsville. Well all I can say is Wow!... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

My wife and I went to Wrightsville Beach (off season) on a recommendation from our daughter. We stay at a great hotel right on the beach. No matter if we were taking long walks along the beach or enjoying the view from our balcony the beach was always very clean. Even the streets were clean. The people of Wrightsville Beach... More 

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Drove around the beach looking at homes, stopped for lunch at The Oceanic, and checked out The Loop. Wish we could have spent more time on the beach.

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