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On North Carolina’s glorious “Golf Coast,” manicured courses and beautiful beaches set the stage for a first-rate golf vacation.
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This area is rich in culture, history and landscapes, and it honors the Cherokee Indians’ journey.
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Morehead City area
Whether you seek something secluded, active or just plain unspoiled, there are a number of beaches waiting for you and your family at the Crystal…
Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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Swansboro (6.29 mile)
Arts By the Sea is a juried art show in Swansboro. Everything from Glass Work to Pottery is represented and sold to visitors. Kids activities are also planned. Help support our local artists!
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Cape Carteret (5.43 mile)
Located in Cape Carteret near the beautiful beaches of Emerald Isle, each steak is served with an endless salad bar, choice of sweet or regular baked potato, and texas toast.
Nice family atmosphere serving breakfast and lunch
Michaelangelo's Pizza is your source for authentic New York Style pizza in Eastern NC. offering delicious pizza, subs, pastas, and appetizers in the area.
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Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Situated on a spectacular peninsula on Bogue Sound, the Harborlight Guest House offers luxury suites that take full advantage of surrounding views....
Hotels & Motels
The Parkerton Inn is near Emerald Isle ocean beaches, golf courses and restaurants. Groups are greeted with an arrival reception and enjoy a compli...
Swansboro (6.02 mile)
Hampton Inn & Suites offers 98 spacious rooms with 31 king suites inclusive. Full hot breakfast is served daily to all guests. A state-of-the-art f...
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