Spring on the crystal coast

Why Spring is a Great Time to Visit the Crystal Coast

Spring on the crystal coast

Spring on the Crystal Coast

Spring on the Crystal Coast is the perfect way to have fun in the sun on an early getaway! 

Are you planning a trip to the Crystal Coast during Spring? Here are a few reasons why the Spring on the Crystal Coast is a great time to visit!

  • Warmer Temps Mean An Abundance of Wildlife – As the water and the salty air warms up, the local birds and dolphins return to our coast. Pods of dolphins arrive and even a whale or two are known to skirt the coast in the spring. You may also see fawns on Coast Guard Road.
  • Warmer Temps Also Mean More Fun Outside – Warmer weather and waters mean comfortable weather for fishing. If you enjoy laying out in the sun with a nice cool breeze running across you, this is the time of year for you! Kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding are finally reasonable activities for those of us who like a little sun on an outing. Walking along the waterfronts of Beaufort, Swansboro, and Morehead City becomes a relaxing way to spend a day of sunshine in the Spring.
  • Everything Is Open – All the shops, stores, and restaurants that closed for the Winter are back open in the Spring. The piers open, flowers bloom, and you can beat the Summer rush of crowds during a spring trip! 

Which town is your favorite to visit in the Spring? 

Let us know in the comments below. We’d love to hear from you! 

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Average High 71F | Average Low 65F


Average High 70F | Average Low 55F

Be sure to check out the many budget friendly activities to do this Spring while visiting the Crystal Coast.

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Beaufort Food & Wine Festival

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Inside Look: Bliss By The Beach

Bliss By The Beach

Bliss by the Beach is a stunning 6-Bedroom, 8.5 Bath Oceanfront Beauty, with expansive windows and three levels of outdoor space located in Beautiful Emerald Isle! Come relax by the beach and let your worries drift away in this blissful escape. This home boasts breathtaking ocean views, a private pool, and even an in-home exercise room. Your entertainment dreams will come true in the spacious ground level Game Room with Flat Screen TV and Pool Table and a plush 15 seat Theater!

Bliss by the Beach offered the perfect location for a wonderful family beach week! The home had beautiful views of both the ocean and sound! The rooms were all beautifully finished and each with its own full bath which was a plus. The living space was ample and we were all able to sit comfortably and enjoy the views. It was nice to have all we needed in on place–so no need to venture out.

Beautiful home. Spacious for large families. Comfortable beds. Well stocked kitchen. The house left nothing to want for. Enjoyed movies with family in the theater room. The privacy of the pool and deck area was fabulous. It was an overall excellent vacation for our family and we hope to return soon.

“Beautiful home, very well decorated, kitchen is well appointed with almost anything you would need to prepare any dish that you can imagine.”