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Recent Harkers Island property reviews

  • Perfect Getaway

    "My husband and I came down for a weekend stay and were lucky enough to stay at Lookout Lady. The cottage is so cozy and comfortable with absolutely amazing views of the water. Even though the weekend was cool and overcast, we thoroughly enjoyed sitting out on the dock and the back patio. Even though we had come to see the reenactment at Fort Macon, we ended up spending most of our time in the cottage and relaxing. We enjoyed breakfast at the nearby Captain's Choice and an amazing lunch at the Fish Hook and were only about 20 minutes out of Beaufort to enjoy the evening. The caretaker Ken and owner Ron were so nice and helpful that we will definitely be staying here again!"
    Guest: Terri Date of Stay: April 2013 Review Submitted: May 6, 2013
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  • Just Right

    "My wife and I made Harkers Island our summer getaway destination for the second year in a row, and we couldn't have picked a better cottage. It's rustic and authentic, but well kept and comfortable. Our favorite thing about Harkers Island is that you can kayak to Shackleford Banks and/or Cape Lookout to see wild horses and sit on the totally undeveloped beaches. The island lacks some dining and shopping options, but you can easily drive to Beaufort or Moorehead City for most anything you'd want. Be sure to check out Pita Plate and Old Siam in Moorehead City if you're vegan. The owners were friendly, responsive, and easy to work with. We look forward to returning."
    Guest: Charles B. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • Amazing relaxing wonderful retreat

    "I can't say enough about this place! Best vacation we have had hands down! If you want to relax & unwind this is your place! Thanks again for sharing your place with us we will be back next year and will be booking way in advance to ensure we get it lol"
    Guest: Jen L. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 16, 2014
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  • Perfect Weekend

    "First time to this Island. Lived in NC all our lives. Cannot believe i have been missing out on this beautiful place. Great cottage. Very quiet and peaceful. Our pets were in heaven. If you come here, you must take a ferry ride to the lighthouse and Shackleford Banks. Beautiful! And the museum was a great experience. We will be back!"
    Guest: Cruz Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 7, 2014
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Harkers Island Travel Tips

Enjoy A Great View From Harkers Island Beach House Rentals

Many of the Harkers Island beach house rentals have a great view of the Cape Lookout Lighthouse. The Cape Lookout Lighthouse is just a short ferry ride away. It's located on the Crystal Coast. It was built in 1812 and was later reconstructed in 1859.

In addition to seeing the great lighthouse, you are also able to enjoy all the activities the Crystal Coast has to offer. If you enjoy searching for seashells, swimming or just getting a great tan. This is a great area to see while staying at one of the Harkers Island vacation homes.

Enjoy All the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum

Carving wooden decoy ducks has been a past time of the people of Harkers Island for generations. Guests that stay in the Harkers Island vacation homes during December have a great chance to enjoy the Core Sound Decoy Festival and Waterfowl Weekend.

They are both free and guests can buy their own decoys and enjoy seeing decoy carving, decoy painting and competitions for loon calling. On top of it, you'll get to see great music and food as well. You'll get a sense of the life of a traditional carver while staying at one of the many Harkers Island beach house rentals.

Enjoy Harkers Island Clams

While staying at [http://www.vrbo.com/vacation-rentals/usa/north-carolina/coastal/central-coast North Carolina coast vacation rentals]] you are able to have a great chance to taste the Harkers Island Clams in one of their many restaurants. Some examples of restaurants to go to are the Captain's Choice Restaurant, which has a large seafood buffet available on Friday and Saturday Evenings. There is also the Fish Hook Grill and the Harkers Island Tackle, which you can get cold drinks and snacks as well as bait if needed.

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