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All About Holden Beach

Learn all about Holden Beach, North Carolina, this scenic and welcoming vacation destination has a way of welcoming travelers year-round with good reason! Whether visitors are looking to unwind in style and savor the views or get out and explore the sand and waves, there’s something waiting for them here that’s sure to inspire. In fact, National Geographic’s TRAVELER Magazine as rated Holden Beach as one of the “Top 10 Family Beaches in the US.”

Finding Holden Beach

Holden Beach has the unique distinction of being a scenic barrier island just off the southern coast of North Carolina. What began as a small fishing community eventually transitioned into a resort community that grew on tourism and natural appeal. There’s a bridge that connects Holden Beach to the mainland stretching out over the Intracoastal Waterway and is as efficient for locals and visitors alike as it is breathtaking. Year-round just over 1,000 residents live in Holden Beach with numbers growing to well over 10,000 people during high travel seasons.

What to Do While You’re Here

In total, Holden Beach is home to more than 9 miles of oceanfront terrain making beach-going a fan-favorite activity for guests no matter when they arrive. Additionally, visitors heading this way can enjoy great fishing, hiking, and boating as well. The iconic fishing pier in Holden Beach is a great place to set your sights on a thrilling view or cast a line in style. The island is home to fascinating sea turtles and for those who prefer in-town entertainment, there’s plenty of shopping and dining to be done in the area as well. Just 30 minutes from Myrtle Beach and Wilmington, Holden Beach is an oasis of tranquility, comfort, and scenery that keeps visitors well within reach of fun activities of all types at all times.

Book Your Stay Today

Making your way to Holden Beach is always the right choice and at PROACTIVE Vacations, we know that having amazing accommodations in place to top off your trip in style makes it all that much better. When you’re ready to turn travel plans into a reality, our team is here and ready to help. Reach out today to learn all about Holden Beach and about our exciting Holden Beach vacation rentals in the area and how we can help you make more of every moment. Our team is more than happy to handle the details so our guests can focus exclusively on the fun ahead. Contact us today to get started!

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