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15 Best and Fun Things To Do In Holden Beach, North Carolina

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Located in Brunswick County, Holden Beach is a vibrant seaside town that forms part of the Myrtle Beach metropolitan area.

Here, you can enjoy all the magic of a small town that’s surrounded by unspoiled natural beauty.

It also happens to be a family-friendly destination with miscellaneous activities and attractions to fill the long summer days.

Whether you’re up for some sporty activities or just want to unplug from the daily grind, Holden Beach won’t disappoint!

Check out our list of recommendations below for more ideas and suggestions about what to do during your visit

The 15 Most Popular Things To Do In Holden Beach, North Carolina

15. Sheep Island

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)

14. Monks Island

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)

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13. Brantley Island

5.0 ★★★★★ (1 review)

12. Fort Apache

4.4 ★★★★☆ (91 reviews)


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Location: 2357 2399 Streetone Chimney Road SW Supply NC

Tel:  910 448 2283

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11. The Point

4.8 ★★★★★ (189 reviews)


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Location: 6909 W Beach Dr Oak Island NC

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10. The Swamp Park- Zip Line and ATV Center

4.9 ★★★★★ (932 reviews)

Location: 5550 Watts Road SW Ocean Isle Beach NC

Tel:  910 687 6100

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Our Top picks

9. Magic Mountain Water Slide

4.3 ★★★★☆ (3 reviews)


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Location: 3996 Holden Beach Road SW Holden Beach NC

8. Holden Beach Bridge

4.6 ★★★★★ (7 reviews)


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Location: Intracoastal Waterway Holden Beach NC

7. Holden Beach

4.5 ★★★★★ (15 reviews)

6. Magic Mountain Fun Park

4.2 ★★★★☆ (91 reviews)


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Location: 3396 Holden Beach Road SW Supply NC

Tel:  910 842 2727

5. Mary’s Gone Wild

4.3 ★★★★☆ (118 reviews)


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Location: 2431 Holden Beach Road SW Supply NC

Tel:  910 842 9908

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4. Holden Beach Park

4.7 ★★★★★ (197 reviews)

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Location: 124 Davis Street Holden Beach NC

Tel:  910 842 6488

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3. Carolina National Golf Club

4.2 ★★★★☆ (208 reviews)


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Location: 1643 Goley Hewett Road SE Bolivia NC

Tel:  910 755 5200

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2. Rivers Edge Golf Club and Plantation

4.4 ★★★★☆ (483 reviews)

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Location: 2000 Arnold Palmer Dr Shallotte NC

Tel:  910 755 3434

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1. Holden Beach Fishing Pier

4.4 ★★★★☆ (1,143 reviews)

Location: 441 Ocean Blvd W Holden Beach NC

Tel:  910 842 6483

Final Words:

Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Holden Beach, North Carolina! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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