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Beautiful beach-

This is an amazing beach! Beautiful dunes and grasses, you will love it! Perfect place to relax... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rick H
Beach to ourselves!

Had some warm weather in the beginning of December so we took advantage of it. The beaches of... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
nursenyce
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Pennsylvania
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“parking lot” (17 reviews)
“life guards” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Ocracoke, NC
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"parking lot"
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"the east coast"
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"rip currents"
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"low tide"
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"water was warm"
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"sand is white"
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"ample parking"
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"lifeguards"
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"waves"
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"dunes"
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"shower"
in 37 reviews
"shells"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an amazing beach! Beautiful dunes and grasses, you will love it! Perfect place to relax and enjoy a hot summer day but not touristy.

Thank Rick H
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Had some warm weather in the beginning of December so we took advantage of it. The beaches of Ocracoke are gorgeous.

Thank nursenyce
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The NPS Life Guards provide the security and water safety to old and young alike. As this section prohibits motor vehicles children can roam in safety.

Thank FredBW
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Updated walkway to the beach sets the pace for this beautiful beach. Great parking and bathrooms and showers on site.

Thank L D
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Perfect ocracoke beach. Wide, flat expanses of sand and sea...shell hunting in abundance and lots of fun family time!

Thank Maggie B
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This beach was supposedly rated one of the top beaches in the US by Travel Channel. It was nice, and if you love to look at seashells, you will see many! On the whole, it did not have a "wow" factor for me. Just a...More

1  Thank DeanSanAntonio_Texas
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Recently rebuilt ramps make this beach accessible to anyone; there is even a look-out point that is sand-free. The flat beach bordered by natural dunes is gorgeous, and the water entry is pretty flat. The natural dunes combined with the ocean waves, clean water, and...More

1  Thank mb22727
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This beach is relatively small but very nice. There are very efficient lifeguards on duty in season. While there the rip currents we're bad and seen two different rescues. They have restrooms and ample parking. You are able to take dogs on a leash at...More

Thank Tracey J
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were here at the sunrise time. Walking at sunrise feels really good. Beach is uneven at some place. Beach houses are right at the beach unlike other beaches at OBX. Shells are really beautiful here. This is a small island and beach just near...More

3  Thank sanju_222323
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The beach was clean, access was easy, it accessible for all. The daily temp and tides are posted for all to see along with the lifeguards that are on duty for the day.

Thank davidgwennk
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3 June 2017|
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Response from CJ8_Jeep |
Yes. Pop up canopies are allowed. Great spot for families.
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Ken S
20 September 2016|
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Response from Arrazabal | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is , sorry for the late response
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Toni G | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at Ocracoke Harbor Inn. The prices were decent. They have golf carts and bicycles for rent. The ladies that work the desk there are BEYOND fantastic!
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