Carolina Retreats is Proud to Partner with TrustPilot for Guest Reviews

Carolina Retreats is over the moon to partner with one of the largest automated review companies in the nation. TrustPilot, founded in 2007, has over a quarter million businesses using customer reviews to drive growth. With so many review platforms out there, TrustPilot is one of the few that offer integrated services such as SEO … Continue reading Carolina Retreats is Proud to Partner with TrustPilot for Guest Reviews

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

Vacation Booking Trends

As was previously mentioned, overall bookings are trending slightly ahead of last year and this is great news!  We are in the process of confirming guests who booked for 2019 during 2018.  Guests will have until 1/22 to complete their agreements and make their first payments, converting their bookings to confirmed reservations.  Guests who do … Continue reading Vacation Booking Trends

Recovery Efforts on Topsail Island

The negative impacts and reconstruction from our unwelcome visitor Hurricane Florence in September 2018 has most certainly been far-reaching and we continue to have impacts even as we enter into 2019.  Regardless of what Mother Nature sends our way, we as a community continue to be #TopsailStrong and we are vigilantly working with local vendors and individuals … Continue reading Recovery Efforts on Topsail Island

5 Family-Friendly Activities to Do on Your Topsail Island Vacation

Do you have a family vacation planned this summer in one of our Topsail Island vacation rentals? If so then we can point you in the right direction on what there is to do in the area that are family-friendly. We understand that sometimes finding things for kids of all ages can be a little … Continue reading 5 Family-Friendly Activities to Do on Your Topsail Island Vacation

4 Ways To Maximize your Beach Time on Topsail Island

You’ve booked that perfect Topsail Island Vacation Rental with Topsail Realty after weeks of planning.  Now what? For first time and even returning guests, we get questions all the time about things to do, where to get groceries, and which are the best restaurants on Topsail Island.  While our local team is very knowledgeable about all … Continue reading 4 Ways To Maximize your Beach Time on Topsail Island