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This is a beautiful and quaint small fisher mans town. We took the ferry ride from Fort Fisher to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cookeville, Tennessee
Double Swings!

We love to end an evening in Southport peacefully swinging near the pier. There are lots of double... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tamera S
New Windsor, Maryland
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All reviewsthe cape fear riverthe river walknice walkwatch the boatsbald head islandenjoy the viewgreat place to walkbench swingsboat trafficlocal restaurantsleisurely strollwater frontcargo shipsbig shipsintercoastal waterwaybeautiful scenerymaritime museum
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a beautiful and quaint small fisher mans town. We took the ferry ride from Fort Fisher to Southport not knowing exactly what to expect. We were blown away with the beauty, friendliness and calmness. The little shops were unique and full of great...More

Thank judy177
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love to end an evening in Southport peacefully swinging near the pier. There are lots of double swings with water views. Try this after dinner in one of the many restaurants within walking distance. You won’t be sorry.

Thank Tamera S
Reviewed August 11, 2018

One of our favorite places to 'chillax'. The park offers benches and bench-swings for sitting and viewing the water. What you see is the area where the Cape Fear River joins the Atlantic ocean, with views of Oak Island, Bald Head Island, smaller natural islands....More

Thank RoseWrye
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Very quaint small town. Interesting/eclectic shops. Very peaceful walking around. The locals say hello.

Thank shoopes
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This area was nice. We sat on the bench swing and watched the water. Next we strolled out in the pier.

Thank etbwatson
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We walked this a few times during our stay and at different times of the day. Plenty of seating in a couple of places along the way. The Gazebo down by the marina is a great place to view the sunset and Oak Island Lighthouse.

Thank 2014BC
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Benches and swings are provided next to the pier where you can chill out, listen to the waves, watch boats and great people watching. There are great shops and restaurants within walking distance.

Thank cindebianchi
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

If the weather is nice there are lots of outdoor activities to do and also its lovely to listen live music at the restautans close to the pier

Thank Necla H
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and quiet place to enjoy the pier and river walk. We went on a summer evening after dinner and was a very enjoyable time. There are also many shops and restaurants near by to enjoy.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We visit this place several times a year. Southport, NC is a very relaxed, friendly type of town. I always feel so relaxed after walking around the streets and waterfront of Southport. The waterfront park and pier are so pretty and the best part is...More

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July 23, 2018|
Response from cindebianchi | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we didn't fish there. We toured the lovely town, wentbto some shops and had a nice lunch.
July 23, 2018|
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Response from TheHungryDetective | Reviewed this property |
There is a bait shop by the pier...I would stop by and ask what’s a good bait.
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer B | Reviewed this property |
You will enjoy this location very much for all your photo needs. My husband and I relaxed in the coastal breeze and enjoyed the food at the restaurants right there. It's relaxing, beautiful, romantic, and serene! Enjoy you... More