City Center, 4.93 mi
160 Van Campen Blvd.
Wilmington, NC 28403
City Center, 25.0 mi
3400 Southport Supply Road
Bolivia, NC 28422
With its clear blue waterways, sandy beaches and vibrant nightlife, Wrightsville Beach may be North Carolina's best-kept secret. Discover why so many people return to this burgeoning vacation hotspot year after year on your next getaway.
You'll never be stuck for things to do in this part of the country. Take time to fish off Johnnie Mercer's Pier, explore The Loop fitness trail or take on the waves that help give Wrightsville Beach its name. The area is very pedestrian friendly, allowing you to easily make your way between local boutiques and restaurants. Masonboro Island Reserve, an undisturbed barrier island rich in wildlife, is a must for nature lovers. When the sun goes down, enjoy live music, ice-cold beers and the freshest of seafood at one of the local beach taverns.
Wrightsville Beach offers a range of accommodation options for travelers. There isn't a lot in the budget category, but if you choose a condo-style suite with a kitchen, you can save money by staying in for meals. On the other end of the spectrum, Wrightsville Beach has some luxurious hotels and resorts for travelers who want to be pampered. The closer to the water's edge you stay, the more you can expect to pay for your Wrightsville Beach accommodation.
Wilmington International Airport, roughly 7.5 miles away, is Wrightsville Beach's closest airport. You can catch a cab from the airport or make use of the airport's rental car facilities. Road trippers typically take U.S. Route 76 from Fair Bluff in Columbus County right through to Wrightsville Beach, where the highway terminates.