If you’re looking for a new and different way to celebrate the holidays this year or perhaps start a new tradition for your family, we have a wonderful idea for you! Why not enjoy the holidays in a beachfront vacation rental at Holden Beach, North Carolina, where the weather is temperate and the beaches invite you to spend some time just strolling along and enjoying the views.
Too often people get so stressed out over the holidays when they get together with family. The house cleaning, the meal preparation, the maintaining peace between at-times-difficult family members – is this what holidays are really supposed to be like? We think not. In fact, take our suggestion to spend the holidays in one of our vacation rentals on Holden Beach this year and it just might be the best holiday you have ever celebrated!
Our holiday vacation rentals come fully furnished for your comfort. Kitchens are well equipped with everything you need to prepare a holiday meal no matter how large or small. There’s a Food Lion in Holden Beach where you can purchase everything you need for whatever type of holiday meal you’re planning on making. If you prefer to dine out there are also plenty of restaurants nearby serving a vast assortment of menu items sure to meet your needs.
One of the popular ways to explore the Brunswick Islands is on a bicycle. On Holden Beach alone there are three different bike routes totaling approximately 20 miles. You can get a brochure showing the bike routes on Holden Beach along with the traffic laws for bicyclists that you should know about.
A day excursion worth taking while you’re here is a trip to the small historic waterfront town of Southport, NC. Just 30 minutes from Holden Beach, this town is full of quaint historic homes, a waterfront park and a maritime museum. Take the car ferry out to historic Fort Fisher and check out the aquarium at the mouth of the Cape Fear River. The historic city of Wilmington is a short drive from Southport and where you can visit the USS Battleship North Carolina.
Spending your Thanksgiving or Christmas holidays in one of our oceanfront vacation rentals this year is a fabulous way to begin a new tradition for your family. Whether you come with just your immediate family or you extend the invitation to your entire clan and make reservations for one of our larger vacation homes, we’re pretty sure you’re going to be wondering why you didn’t think of this sooner! Come spend the holidays with us. You’ll be glad you did.