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Topsail Island

Surf City, Topsail Island, NC
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“great beach” (40 reviews)
“quiet beach” (16 reviews)
Surf City, Topsail Island, NC
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Reviewed yesterday

Clean!! tons of space to spread out. Looking for a stress free destination? Perfect for families.Pack a cooler,a chair or blanket,and lots of sunscreen.

Thank annettega2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend rented this beachfront property last week and invited us down for a few nights. My friend was NOT happy with the house and when we got there, I understood. First, property says NO PETS, but when we arrived the place smelled of dog...More

1  Thank freemom
Reviewed 6 days ago

I vacationed here for the first time and enjoyed the calm, relaxed, family-friendly location. The houses were built very close together, but apparently in September they are sparsely occupied so it felt like we had our own beach.

Thank Nanny_on_the_scene
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rented a house on the beach for a week with the kids and grandkids. Had a blast very relaxing. Great place to visit.

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the atmosphere and beach but the only issue was there was NO BEACH at high tide! We had to plan our "on the beach" trips around low tide!

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love white sand never got, clean clear water with no big hotels and buildings then you must visit this beach .

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for a week at a beach front condo. Very calm atmosphere, family friendly. You can leave your beach chairs, umbrellas,etc on the beach all day and no one will bother them. Good surf, warm water, friendly people. Not too commercialized like Myrtle or...More

Thank ncpucke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been vacationing at Topsail Island for nearly 40 years and will visit every year in the future if factors permit. We enjoy wonderful family memories shared among four generations. Topsail Island is truly a family place - beautiful, peaceful, and enjoyable in all regards....More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Topsail Island!!! Our favorite place to get away with friends and family. The sunrises and sunsets are Breathtaking!

Thank Melody V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surf City has lots of shopping & restaurants. The pier is a fun place to hangout. There are lots of places to stay. The beach is nice & lots of room to walk on the beach.

Thank Sharonladybug
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26 July 2017|
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Response from 537shawnaw | Reviewed this property |
There are some waves and they are definitely better for younger kids--- think of Myrtle Beach type waves BUT smaller with a much more relaxing and way better maintained Beach Front Space, sand, and way less of a crowd... More
Julie W
4 April 2017|
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Response from EdRockster | Reviewed this property |
Yes. One is indeed around the middle of the island. It's smaller but on the same side of 210 as the beach. Another is just a few miles south of the north bridge near Sneed's Ferry. It's larger, features some trees, and has... More
Austin P
16 March 2017|
Response from gwayne409 | Reviewed this property |
Daddy Mac's if you can get in. Most romantic? Go to Thomas seafood and produce buy some mussels (frozen) and make some linguine with mussels in wine sauce and eat on your deck watching the sunset