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While some folks keep a suitcase packed and ready for the next adventure, it’s always helpful to garner a few tips for your best beach vacay ever! We have decades of experience helping people travel to Holden Beach. So, we've gathered our best recommendations, from packing lists to safety tips!

Check out our tried and true suggestions for your next Holden Beach vacation. It's all smooth sailing from here!

Are you planning a trip to Holden Beach that includes someone who needs wheelchair accessibility? There are a variety of wheelchair-friendly public beach accesses, waterway accesses, and parking located throughout our island.

Please note that accessibility can change due to weather and sand conditions, but...

Holden Beach is only eight miles long, so getting around the island can’t be very difficult, right?

Right. But it can be a little tricky to navigate during busy times. The biggest thing to remember is that when you cross that bridge, island time really does kick in. Just take it easy, enjoy the view, and be considerate of your Holden Beach neighbors. Here are a few things to remember to help make your vacation time at Holden Beach as stress-free as possible!

Whether it's for the holidays or your next summer vacation, food is probably high on your vacation planning priority list. If you don't want to eat out for every meal, check out our suggestions for cooking a meal for everyone in your vacation rental!

Choosing the perfect Holden Beach vacation rental for your family can be a fun part of the vacation planning process, but it can feel like a huge responsibility. After you confirm the bedroom configurations, kitchen, and other living spaces will meet everyone's needs, you also need...

You probably look forward all year long to your much-needed vacation at Holden Beach. Sometimes, however, it's challenging to get in vacation mode when you're in charge of menu planning and shopping.

To help alleviate some of the hassle, we've created a list


The beach is a fun place for not only you, but for your dog too! Explore tips on traveling to the beach with your dog, as well as information on our Bring Your Pooch program, which offers a variety of dog-friendly vacation rentals in Holden Beach.