Break away from the everyday hustle and bustle of the big city and escape to the quiet seaside paradise of Emerald Isle! Located two and a half hours from Raleigh, Emerald Isle is the perfect week-long getaway for anyone in need of rest and relaxation. With nearby attractions that are perfect for the kids and plenty of pristine shoreline to explore, there’s a good reason Emerald Isle (and the Crystal Coast) is considered home to some of the best beaches near Raleigh, NC.
Visit Stunning Beaches Near Raleigh, NC
The Crystal Coast is home to some of the best beaches in North Carolina. This stretch of land features 85 miles of pristine coastline. While there are plenty of gorgeous beaches along this section of land, like the Cape Lookout National Seashore, Hammocks Beach State Park, and Atlantic Beach, one town, in particular, stands out from the rest.
Emerald Isle is a cozy town located along the Bogue Banks (the southernmost section of the Crystal Coast). Named for the lush trees that once covered this beautiful island, Emerald Isle features gorgeous beaches, fantastic restaurants, and plenty of great family-friendly attractions that are sure to entertain all your traveling companions.
Stay Minutes from the Beach
The most important part of planning your vacation to Emerald Isle is finding the perfect accommodations. You want to stay somewhere that’s quiet, comfortable, with a gorgeous view, and is (most importantly) just minutes from the beach. When you stay in a home from Spinnaker’s Reach, you’ll have access to the beaches along Coast Guard Road. This stretch of shore is less crowded than the iconic and very popular beach in town, The Point. The Coast Guard Road beaches are the perfect place to relax with a good book and watch as the little ones enjoy playing in the sand and the surf.
If you’re looking for suggestions of things to do at the beach with kids, we can help! Upon check-in, every guest of Spinnaker’s Reach will receive a fun guide that includes a great scavenger hunt that is fun for kids of all ages.
Book a Vacation Rental from Spinnaker’s Reach
Are you ready to book your getaway to one of the best beaches near Raleigh, NC? Spinnaker’s Reach is here to help! We have the best selection of properties in the area, all located in one centralized neighborhood that is just a short walk from the shoreline. Our homes have everything you need to entertain your family during a week-long visit. Consider booking Gull Cottage, a beautiful four-bedroom, three-bathroom property. This pet-friendly home comes complete with a private pool, spacious accommodations, a screened-in porch, two sundecks, and a golf cart. Picture yourself preparing a delicious breakfast in the fully equipped kitchen or walking to the beach on a sunny day. You’ll have no trouble releasing all of your stress in this spacious home.
Take a look at our full selection of rental properties and book today. We look forward to having you.