The Town of Holden Beach is located conveniently between Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC. The Town is situated on an Atlantic coastal barrier island, facing south onto the Long Bay region of Brunswick County.
Holden Beach encompasses over eight miles of clean, sandy beaches , and with a very moderate year round temperature, Holden Beach attracts many visitors who want to experience a unique, quiet, family oriented atmosphere. We invite you and your family to experience the Best Family Beach in the USA.
Boating, fishing and walking are very popular activities on the Island, but there is also an abundance of activities nearby. There are over 125 golf courses located within an hour drive of Holden Beach, however some of the best golfing destinations in the United States can be found within 30 minutes of Holden Beach. Shopping destinations are plentiful, from the quaint shops and galleries of Shallotte, Calabash and Sunset Beach to the major shopping and cultural destinations of Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC
There is no other North Carolina barrier island like Holden Beach, low commercial impact, hundreds of beautiful rental homes and a wholesome family oriented atmosphere.