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Wrightsville Beach

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Address: Bob Sawyer Drive, Wrightsville Beach, NC
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Well kept Beach. Not to rocky or hilly. Lifeguards are on top of things. Will most definitely return.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Well kept Beach. Not to rocky or hilly. Lifeguards are on top of things. Will most definitely return.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I went here for a conference , not going to mention the hotel . ( It was a luxury hotel .)Every shower in every hotel smells like sulfur water. ( a big egg fart honestly) You feel disgusting . I asked other visitors they claimed the same thing. Restaurants serve sulfur water , it's tastes like chemicals! So I did... More 

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Mulhouse, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good for swimming experience s early in the morning, or for jogging. You can see surfers and find some shark tooth in the sand. It is a peacefull place

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Spring Grove, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent the afternoon totally enjoying the sun and sand. You have to pay to park but it is worth it to be close. The water was calm and easy to wade into. You can go out really far when the tide is out. The shells on the beach are plentiful and fun to look for. Can't wait to go back... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The beach was amazing. We showed up earlier in the day and during the week so it wasn't incredibly busy. We parked past the Holiday Inn into a public parking lot. While it took us longer to find a place close to the entrance, we enjoyed the water and beach in this location the best. Second day we entered via... More 

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I took a 2-mile walk along Wrightsville Beach and can say its one of the best along this part of the Atlantic. Clear blue/green water, clean sandy beaches, friendly people, plenty of places to stay close to the water, many surfers and fisherman, and good restaurants such as the Oceanic.

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Thank Paul S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This beach is gorgeous. We enjoyed every minute being here. It isn't commericalized, so you won't find chains or lots of activities outside of just playing at the beach. The waves are strong especially at high tide. We found that with our boys whom.are young and cannot swim it was best to play on the shore and watch the surfers.... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Across the street from our hotel, walking distance, very clean beach, not crowded during out visit. Nice life guard too!

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Eagan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gorgeous beach!!! The pier that outstretched from the Oceanic provides shade if you're lucky enough to get a spot otherwise bring your own.

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Thank Pranne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've visited almost all the beaches in North Carolina & this by far is one of the most beautiful. I felt very safe in the area & it appears very family oriented. Love the local shops & piers nearby! Will visit again!

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