The fresh, oceanic air will sweep through your hair as you set foot in Carolina Beach, North Carolina. Set on the east coast, at the mouth of the Cape Fear River, Carolina Beach is a popular vacation destination, with visitors arriving here throughout the sunny summer. Popular attractions include the impressive sand dunes and the seemingly never-ending ocean views at Carolina State Park, and the Brunswick Town State Historic Site across the estuary.
Hotels in Carolina Beach
Carolina Beach is popular with visitors in the summer but it has a good selection of hotels to cater to its large tourist numbers. Most accommodations are ocean front properties providing a comfortable stay with great views to boot. The Drifters Reef Motel is set off the shoreline, as is the Microtel Inn, but both venues don’t compromise in quality.
Where to stay
The Surfside Lodge the most popular place to stay due to its high level of facilities and great views of the ocean. The Microtel Inn is another popular choice set off the shoreline. The Beacon House hotel has an excellent colonial-era façade and regal-like hospitality. The Marriot Courtyard welcomes a lot of visitors due to its high-quality facilities.