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Wrightsville Beach
Come to Wrightsville Beach to try something new; stay and make it your annual beach destination. Many families return each year to this laid-back, scenic coastal town to watch spectacular sunrises, swim in the crystal clear waters, stroll the 2.5-mile Loop, walk along Johnnie Mercer's Pier, and enjoy delicious seafood with a view of the Atlantic Ocean. Try kayaking, paddle-boarding, and Wrightsville Beach's world-class surfing, or take the kids on a treasure hunt or eco-tour.

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Wrightsville Beach
Wrightsville Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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Wrightsville Beach Museum of History
A popular tour spot with beautiful views of the Intracoastal Waterway.
Attraction type: History Museums
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Stanback Coastal Education Center
Stanback Coastal Education Center
Attraction type: Educational sites; Other Nature & Parks
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Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
Battleship NORTH CAROLINA(Wilmington)
Owner description: As you walk the decks of the NORTH CAROLINA, imagine yourself in the South Pacific during WWII searching the sky for enemy aircraft, anticipating what may happen next. Step... more Owner description: As you walk the decks of the NORTH CAROLINA, imagine yourself in the South Pacific during WWII searching the sky for enemy aircraft, anticipating what may happen next. Step aboard the most decorated US Battleship of WWII! Explore nine decks, crew's quarters, gun turrets, and much more. Discover where history comes alive. Located at the junctions of highways 17, 76, 74, 421 on the Cape Fear River across from historic downtown Wilmington. Open every day! less
Attraction type: Military Museums
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Airlie Gardens
Airlie Gardens(Wilmington)
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

SurfBerry
SurfBerry
Cuisines: Organic, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream, Healthy
Dining options: Lunch
Tower 7 Baja Mexican Grill
Tower 7 Baja Mexican Grill
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Oceans
Oceans
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
South Beach Grill
South Beach Grill
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Dessert, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Mellow Mushroom
Mellow Mushroom
Cuisines: Pizza
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Resort Wrightsville Beach
$226 - $415
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Sandpeddler Inn & Suites
Sandpeddler Inn & Suites
$89 - $279
Surf Suites Motel
Surf Suites Motel
$79 - $299

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Blockade Runner
3.0 of 5
Blockade Runner
$197 - $386
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Shell Island Resort
3.5 of 5
Shell Island Resort
$210 - $402
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Wilmington/Mayfaire
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites by Hilton Wilmington/Mayfaire
$118 - $268
Ranked #1 of 44 Hotels in Wilmington
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