Carolina Retreats – COVID19 – Travel Updates

Updated 3.24.2020 AREA INFORMATION Recent Announcements: Topsail Island: Surf City: The town of Surf City has announced a 30-day temporary discontinuation of all short-term rentals. For complete information, please visit their website, HERE Topsail Beach: The town of Topsail Beach has prohibited short term rentals until April 22nd. For complete information, please visit their website, … Continue reading Carolina Retreats – COVID19 – Travel Updates

Be Confident when Staying in a Vacation Rental

Dear Travelers, On behalf of the entire Carolina Retreats family, I want to reassure you that in times of uncertainty surrounding travel and your vacation, your safety and wellbeing remain our top priority. We understand that many of you may be experiencing stress given the rapidly changing information related to COVID-19, Coronavirus. We want you … Continue reading Be Confident when Staying in a Vacation Rental

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 Island | Beach Access Information

After an extensive winter season, we are ecstatic to announce the list of public beach accesses available around Topsail Island. We are thankful to all of the amazing city and state-wide officials and workers who labor away making out beaches as perfect as they once were. Below is a list of scheduled beach repairs and … Continue reading Topsail Island | Beach Access Information

New Surf City Bridge Traffic & Roundabout Information

After 60 remarkable years, the Surf City Swing Bridge has been retired. Long overdue for replacement, builders began in September of 2016 and finished 10 months ahead of schedule.  On December 18th, 2018, the new Surf City bridge opened to the public with overall positive reviews.  “The new bridge has a 65-foot vertical clearance that … Continue reading New Surf City Bridge Traffic & Roundabout Information