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This place can be hard to find and we had a short walk through the dunes but definitely worth it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beth W
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Sand, Sun & Natural Beauty

Beautiful beach! The Point was peaceful and practically secluded.There was a small crowd of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
january h
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place can be hard to find and we had a short walk through the dunes but definitely worth it! Beautiful to see and TONS of seashells. I wish we had prepared better for the hot weather as we didn’t get to stay very long....More

1  Thank Beth W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach! The Point was peaceful and practically secluded.There was a small crowd of beach-goers on the inlet entrance side of the beach. People were very friendly. Once I made it to the other side, I felt like I had the whole beach to myself....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never got to see it due to it always having the one 10 car parking lot full. Very disappointed. If you are military go to hospital point on Camp Lejeune

3  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I heard about the Point and we went searching for the views! The views are breathtaking! It is worth the trip to drive there! There is a small parking lot not too far away. It is a very peaceful place and the...More

1  Thank DeborahDec141974
Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Point offers spectacular views of nature and an opportunity for solace. There are dunes, roped-off areas for nesting birds, and tidal pools with hidden treasures. On the day we went, we were there about an hour after low tide; there were plenty of intact...More

2  Thank 385donf
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We stayed at the Queens Court Condos and this was a 20-25 minute bike ride from our condo using my 21 speed. I went late in the evening when it was cooler in the day and spent some time in prayer while walking. This is...More

1  Thank sirjohnwhitcomb
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

I took my daughter (1.5yrs) here with my parents and we all LOVED it. It was a little bit of a walk to get there (only minded cuz of my daughter) but it was worth it!! We found so many big intact shells, a starfish...More

1  Thank Emily B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We visited Emerald Isle for the first time last year. The Point was a gorgeous FREE natural attraction to visit. Its a secluded beach at the tip of the island, peaceful and not crowded at all. I think there was one other person there when...More

7  Thank A C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is an absolutely stunning area but it was a little too chilly on the day that we visited to really enjoy the views. Hopefully, we will return again when the weather is a little better.

1  Thank denver60
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The Point is a beautiful beach, nestled at the tip of Emerald Isle, across from Bear Island. The sunset is absolutely breathtaking and it is the perfect place to collect sea shells. In the off-season months, driving is allowed on the beach.

3  Thank tpcdawg
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Joan N
23 June 2018|
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Response from 385donf | Reviewed this property |
If you're asking about RV campgrounds, there are numerous ones in the area. The closest is the Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort, which is just off the beginning of Coast Guard Road (near Highway 58). Some of my in-laws stayed... More
Carol VanOoyen R
16 April 2018|
Response from Jessica K | Reviewed this property |
When we went in 2017 there were not as many shells as I thought there would be. However if you are to go to the Point, make some time to catch the sunset because it is beautiful. We went around evening and I believe it was... More
Michelle R
7 December 2017|
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Response from Jessica K | Reviewed this property |
There are a few I have looked but they are typically through VRBO. You could check Emerald Isle reality as well :). Good luck!