Featured Business: Ida Thai Cuisines

A local’s favorite for over a decade, Ida Thai in Carolina Beach is one of the staples on Pleasure Island, NC. An accommodating mix of appetizers, soups and entrees from a husband and wife who’ve worked throughout Thailand and California! This quaint spot sits right off of the main strip of Carolina Beach Rd across … Continue reading Featured Business: Ida Thai Cuisines

Is There a Best Time to Visit Carolina Beach?

Are you planning a trip to the North Carolina coast? We know it can be tricky deciding when to take time off, especially when you’re not familiar with the area you wish to visit. Luckily for you, we’ve thought about that and created this blog to help your planning process. Here, we’re going to discuss … Continue reading Is There a Best Time to Visit Carolina Beach?

Featured Business: The Peak Taphouse and Kitchen

Surf City, NC: Located in the very heart of Surf City, NC, is The Peak Taphouse and Kitchen. A quaint bar and hangout located on Roland Avenue in the center adjacent to the Surf City IGA. This modern era bar is complete with several beers on tap along with a plethora of distinguished IPAs and … Continue reading Featured Business: The Peak Taphouse and Kitchen

Surf City, North Topsail Beach, Awarded $237 Million

Surf City, NC: In wake of the damage left behind from Hurricane Florence and Matthew a year ago, a concerted effort was made to ask for federal assistance. After a yearlong wait, the U.S. Army Corps will award $237 million to North Topsail Beach and Surf City, NC. Many thanks to Senators Tillis and Burr … Continue reading Surf City, North Topsail Beach, Awarded $237 Million

Topsail Beach Resumes Storm Damage Reduction (SDR) Project

Beginning December 15h, 2019, Topsail Beach will undergo a major beach nourishment and channel dredging project. Contracted to Weeks Marine on October 4th, this project includes dredging a new Topsail Inlet and side channels within the Banks Channel. This is the second phase of the project known as the Storm Damage Reduction (SDR) Project and … Continue reading Topsail Beach Resumes Storm Damage Reduction (SDR) Project

Q&A with Vice President, Stuart Pack

One of the biggest decisions in Carolina Retreats history was the addition of Vice President, Stuart Pack, to the team. I had a chance to sit down with Stuart to talk to him about a few subjects regarding where he is from and how he sees the shape of the vacation rental industry in the … Continue reading Q&A with Vice President, Stuart Pack

Celebrating One Year At Carolina Retreats!

Carolina Retreats is proud to announce our 1 year anniversary! From the onset, our combination of vacation rental services have combined to form a perfect partnership throughout the North Carolina coast. Now set to surpass 300 vacation rentals from Topsail Island to Carolina & Kure Beach, our growing success has only improved all aspects of … Continue reading Celebrating One Year At Carolina Retreats!

First Annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Party

Wilmington, NC – Good times and lots of laughs were had at our first annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Costume Party! Celebrated at Waterman’s Brewing in Wilmington, NC, our happy bunch danced, ate, and partied the night away in a wonderful atmosphere. Setting the night off right, President Mike Harrington gave an upbeat speech touting all … Continue reading First Annual Carolina Retreats Halloween Party

Carolina Retreats names Stuart Pack as Vice President and COO

Surf City, NC – October 1, 2019 – Carolina Retreats, a leader in vacation rental management services throughout southeastern North Carolina, has recently announced the addition of Stuart Pack as the firm’s new Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. In this new role, he will be tasked with improving and managing the company’s day to … Continue reading Carolina Retreats names Stuart Pack as Vice President and COO

Fall Events on Topsail Island

One of the greatest benefits of the North Carolina coast is the ability to enjoy spectacular late summer weather! As temperatures fall from the mid 90’s to a more manageable 70’s and 80’s, it gives the residents of Topsail Island a chance to enjoy the perfect weather. And what better way to mark an occasion … Continue reading Fall Events on Topsail Island