Tucked away on the southeastern coast of the Brunswick Islands, the area around our charming seaside inn provides many great things to do in Oak Island. After you book your stay in one of our Oak Island accommodations you can take advantage of opportunities for biking, fishing, golf, kayaking, live music, as well as a wonderful selection of casual and fine dining establishments.
The Oak Island Experience
The Oak Island Experience offers beach equipment rentals, along with convenient full-service packages including the set-up of 10′ x 10′ tents, luxury zero-gravity chairs, and more. You can also take kayak tours, surf lessons, and a number of other outdoor activities!
The Adventure Company
Explore the outdoors with The Adventure Company bike rentals, fall bike tours, kayak lessons and tours. Please call or email us today for your next adventure. By appointment only.
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Mr. Beach Rentals
Quicksand Beach Concierge
Make your day on the beach worry free with Quicksand Beach Concierge who will provide everything you need from beach chairs, umbrellas, paddle boards, coolers, snacks, bonfire set up, and more. They will also provide a variety of sand toys, towels and sunscreen.
Oak Island Pier Fishing
Two blocks from The Beach House is The Oak Island Pier, which is open 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM daily. There is no charge to walk on the Pier. Daily, 3-day, 5-day, 7-day, and annual fishing passes are available in the Pier House. Live Pier Webcam. (910) 933-6161
Fugitive Fishing Charters
Come fish with Brunswick County’s longest running fishing charter. Trips from 3 hrs to a full day. We offer trips from the backwater to the bluewater on either our 18’Parker or 33’Sportfisher for beginner to advanced, families are very welcome. (910) 933-4242
Oak Island Fishing Charter
Ocean Crest Pier
Ocean Crest Pier is a Family Friendly Fishing Pier open from 11:00am-8:00pm. Come out and enjoy a day of fishing with family and friends. No need for a fishing license, the pier takes care of that for you. And check out what the pier has to offer you. (910) 278-6674
Golf & Activities
Treasure Island Miniature Golf
Need a fun family activity? Take the whole family to Treasure Island Miniature Golf and let the good times roll! In addition to miniature golf, there are go-karts, bungie jumping activities, arcade games, and a carousel.
3445 Holden Beach Rd SW,
Supply, NC 28462
Oak Island Golf Club
Come enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and warm southern hospitality that are hallmarks of Oak Island Golf Club. The 18-hole, 6,720 yard George Cobb design provides an exciting adventure, round after round. Call ahead for tee time: 910.278.5275
928 Caswell Beach Rd.
Caswell Beach, NC 28465
Bubba’s Gift Shop
Locally owned, this unique gift store is located right off the beach with great prices! Don’t miss Bubba’s Gift Shop’s tasty homemade fudge, ice cream in their homemade waffle cones.
In addition to being the largest in stock custom YETI retailer, Strand’s Outfitters carries over 600 pairs of sunglasses along with a fine selection of women’s and men’s clothing with an unrivaled collection of t-shirt brands.
This charming Oak Island shop offers a little bit of everything from beautiful coastal decor to stylish apparel, handbags, jewelry, accessories, gifts, and so much more!!! Get ready for an amazing experience!
Turtle Island Restaurant
A casual dining and local favorite serving Caribbean inspired seafood, steaks, chicken, pork, salads, and a full bar.
A favorite by locals and visitors alike with indoor and outdoor seating in a casual and affordable setting.
Lazy Turtle Bar and Grill
Cocktails & American grub in a waterfront hangout with outdoor seating, live music and pool.
The Seahorse Eats & Drinks
Local beach bar and grill located at the Ocean Crest Pier overlooking the Atlantic Ocean in Oak Island, NC.
Pepperoni Grill at the Beach
Specializing in a hand tossed, thin crust New York Style pizza using the highest quality mozzarella and pepperoni.
A beach front restaurant and bar on the Oak Island Pier with fresh and bright flavors and a million dollar view.
A legendary waterside Southport restaurant serving seafood delights. After eating you can stroll through beautiful Southport.
Swain’s Seafood and Cut Restaurant
Offering classic seafood grub such as fried oysters & shrimp, plus a salad bar.
Dog Friendly, playground, tennis, pickleball and basketball courts, picnic shelter, Community Center, restrooms, beach access.
4610 E Dolphin Dr
Oak Island, NC
Kevin Bell Skate Park
Skate park for skateboards and in-line skates.
SE 49th St
Oak Island, NC
Salty Dog Park
Oak Island Lighthouse
When you climb to the top of the Oak Island Lighthouse, you’ll get an unbelievable view of our region! Check the website for tours and more information. Open year round for viewing and picture taking, parking is free in two separate lots from sunrise until sunset.
Oak Island Pier
Only a short walk from our property is the Oak Island Pier, our town’s number one destination. You can enjoy fishing, sightseeing, walking, or just take in the magnificent sunsets and ocean views. The Pier House offers bait, tackle, and rod rentals, along with beer, wine, and snacks!
Oak Island Farmers’ Market
The Oak Island Farmers’ & Artisans’ Market is a great opportunity for the public to see, and financially support the very best of Oak Island’s local farmer and artisan community.
Ferry to Bald Head Island
Experience the open waters on a ferry ride to Bald Head Island and tour the lighthouse built in 1817, the oldest in North Carolina. When you board the ferry for the 20-minute ride to Bald Head Island, you leave your car behind, along with the stress of the mainland world.
It’s just a short drive to the picturesque beauty of Southport, called “America’s Happiest Seaside Town” by Coastal Living Magazine. Southport has all the charm of a small coastal town with interesting historic sites and beautiful seaside views.
History & Culture
Black Sails Adventure
Come learn about real pirates that sailed here and the legends around Cape Fear! Black Sails Adventure offers an exploration of local history with a variety of tours and unique experiences including pirate history, astronomy, treasure hunting, and crabbing!
Oak Island Lighthouse
The lighthouse was completed in 1958. While the light is 169 feet above the water, you must visit to learn first hand how tall the Oak Island Lighthouse really is, how they chose the paint colors, and how many steps there are to the lantern gallery.
Events & Live Music
The Town of Oak Island Events
From festivals to live music to a farmers’ & artisans’ market, Oak Island has something to keep you moving and entertained. Find event information at the Town of Oak Island website.
Summer Concert Series
From May to September the “Bands by the Beach” rock, swing, groove and jam together for the annual Town of Oak Island Summer Concert Series. See the Live Band Lineup for concert dates, times & information.
Live & Local: Market + Music Series
Each week during the fall season, Middleton Park comes alive with both a farmers’ market and live concerts from 6:00PM – 8:00 PM. Come enjoy an evening of live music, local food and craft vendors as residents and visitors celebrate the advent of Summer and welcome the crisp comfortable evenings of Fall. Visit the Live & Local: Market + Music Series website for concert information.
Suncoast Aviation Biplane Rides
Take a biplane ride with Suncoast Aviation and see coastal North Carolina from a new perspective. This 1942 WACO-7 open cockpit offers rides over the stunning areas of Oak Island, Southport and Bald Head Island. See the lighthouses, the piers, the beaches and much more. (910) 279-9476
Wine & Craft Beer
Silver Coast Winery
Enjoy tours and wine tastings at the nearby Silver Coast Winery. In addition to having three locations they have partnered with “A Crafters Paradise” to offer a monthly sip and craft class at the Silver Coast Winery in Ocean Isle Beach and Silver Coast Winery Marker 1 in Carolina Shores/Calabash. Reservations are required at the Ocean Isle Beach Location. Visit the Silver Coast Winery website for locations and reservation information.
Grapefull Sisters Vineyard
Nestled in the heart of tobacco farmland is a beautiful and peaceful place to spend some time. Grapefull Sisters Vineyard is open from 1:00PM – 6:00PM, Monday to Saturday. Visit the Grapefull Sisters Vineyard website for more information.
The Grape & Ale
This wine and craft beer store stocks a wide selection of premier beverage products. The Grape & Ale also offers wine and beer tasting events as well as live music. Check The Grape & Ale website for upcoming events.