We are close to many popular attractions in Carolina Beach and the surrounding area. Enjoy a trip to the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, a round of golf at one of the local courses or one of many special events held throughout the year.

  • Go deep sea fishing or take a moonlight cruise; we’re only 2 blocks from the marina.
  • Walk down to the Carolina Beach Boardwalk for some ice cream or a donut or two.
  • Enjoy year-round fishing from the beach, or from two nearby fishing piers.
  • Tour the Fort Fisher Civil War Museum and historical site, only 5 minutes away
  • Challenge the kids to a round of mini golf.
  • Cruise around Carolina Beach Lake in a paddle boat.

Local Attractions

aquariumNC Aquarium at Fort Fisher
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher North Carolina Aquarium is one of three state aquariums along our coast. It offers a variety of hands-on programs while visitors marvel at sharks, eels, sea turtles and other fascinating forms of marine life.


battleshipUSS North Carolina
This heroic ship and her brave crew fought in every major naval offensive in the Pacific of WWII, earning 15 battle stars for their valiant efforts.



downtown-wilmingtonDowntown Wilmington
Explore the city’s National Register Historic District, which spans 230-plus blocks of churches, classic architecture, moss-draped live oaks, brick-lined streets and antebellum homes.
Find out more about Historic Wilmington.



boardwalkCarolina Beach Boardwalk
A stroll on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk features classic seaside family fun with shops, restaurants and nightlife entertainment.



junglerapidsJungle Rapids

A complete family entertainment center featuring a water park with a million-gallon Wave Pool, Dual Lane Speed Slides, Side Winder, Super Bowl, Lazy River, Volcano Mountain, Tower of Slides, “Snack Shack” snack bar, and 7,000 sq. ft. Kiddie Splash Pool. Dry Park features Jungle Lagoon Golf, Alien Invasion Laser Tag Arena, Grand Prix Go-Karts, “The Rock” Climbing Wall, Kids Jungle Indoor Playground, over 100 Arcade Games, Big Splash Cafe, and Group Party facilities. www.junglerapids.com


Vacation Rentals: (chairs, umbrellas etc.)

Rent Chairs & Umbrellas | Tony Silvagni Surf School

Tony Silvagni Surf School offers several different rental options for your convenience:
half day, full day and weekly availability

Rentals are available at the following locations:

Primary Location Open Year Round
101-G Cape Fear Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Secondary Location- Open Seasonally
100 Hamlet Avenue, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
(tiki trailer located in between the public paid parking lots)
Free delivery on all rentals anywhere on Pleasure island.
Must provide ID to be able to rent our equipment.



Local Golf Courses

Welcome to Cape Fear National



Carolina Beach State Park

Fort Fisher Historic Site