Looking for a cure to your wintertime blues? A winter getaway that includes a salty sea breeze with sand between your toes might be the perfect solution to combat your winter conditions. The beaches are less busy meaning you are guaranteed to find some great rentals and experience an escape from your regular winter schedule. Here are some of the top seven reasons as to why your next winter vacation should be spent in Emerald Isle, NC!
If it’s family reunion for several weeks or a couple’s anniversary retreat, there is a rental in Emerald Isle perfect for your travel needs. Emerald Isle Realty offers an extensive variation of rental homes. During the winter, long-term and short-term weekend rentals are typically available, depending on the home’s availability. With holidays like Martin Luther King Jr. & Presidents’ Day falling in the winter, it’s worth booking your rental for an extended stay. Renting during the winter months also means you can occasionally find a good holiday deal for your upcoming vacation. Some of these rentals feature amenities that include game rooms, hot tubs, heated pools, and large entertaining areas ideal for your family’s gathering.
One of the best parts of going on vacation is knowing you get to indulge in local delicacies. The Crystal Coast is notorious for having some of the best oysters around. Oyster season begins in October and goes until March, nominating winter as the prime time to make oysters your next main dinner dish. North Carolina’s inlets give oysters a unique flavor; a flavor you must taste! Be on the lookout for any oyster and seafood festivals happening in the nearby areas and for any oyster specials and deals restaurants may be offering.
Lots of Things to Do
- In Downtown Beaufort, Winterfest! will be taking place on December 17th from 4-5:30 p.m. There will be lots of caroling, visiting with Santa, decorating the Christmas tree, and more!
- Join the countdown into 2017 at the New Year’s Eve Fireworks, Music & Shamrock Drop in Emerald Isle at Bogue Inlet Pier. Festivities begin at 9p.m.!
- If you’re feeling gutsy on New Year’s Day, join us at the Alfred B. Cooper Memorial Park in Atlantic Beach for the Penguin Plunge!
- On February 4th & 5th Morehead City, NC will host the annual Carolina Chocolate Festival at the Crystal Coast Civic Center. Festival goers can experience an assortment of chocolate goodies along with other fun activities including, cake walks and a chocolate pudding contest.
Now is a better time than ever to start thinking about your options for a winter getaway to the coast of Emerald Isle, NC. From condos & duplexes, to oceanfront & luxury rentals, Emerald Isle has the perfect property to battle your winter woes. Find yours today!