Sunset Beach, NC News and Events

Planning for Summer? Search for Sunset Beach Rentals NOW.

The weather outside is frightful, but planning a summer vacation is DELIGHTFUL. Now is the best time to book Sunset Beach rentals for your family and friends. Rentals are in plentiful supply, because... guess what? Most people wait way too long to think about summer ... View the full post »

Beach People Will Love These 5 Holiday Gift Ideas

For the last few years, Sunset Vacations has compiled a list of GREAT gift ideas for people who love the beach. There are so many options - from super practical (a new towel, sun hat, or beach bag) to just plain fun (a beach game, wine tumbler, or piece of home decor). H... View the full post »

8 Beach Jokes That Will Make You Chuckle

Who doesn't love a great joke, pun, or rhyme? We like them even more if they are about the beach! Here are some fun beach jokes you can share with the family as you start thinking about your next Sunset Beach vacation. ... View the full post »

Here Is Why An Off Season Beach Vacation Rocks

What comes to mind when you think of the beach? If you only imagine burning hot sand and humid, sticky evenings, think again! The beach can be so much more than that, especially if you visit during the fall, winter or spring. Not only that, you will save a lot of money by... View the full post »

4 Beachy Recipes to Try This Holiday Season

The holiday season is officially here. Even though we are definitely "beach people", we still love everything that comes with this time of year. Crisp air, beautiful decorations around town, and of course, our favorite comfort foods. Today we will share four recipes ... View the full post »

Fun Fall and Winter Events Happening in Sunset Beach - 2021

2021 is almost back to normal when it comes to events and happenings in and around Sunset Beach! We have compiled a list of some of the best events to attend if you happen to be in town. Don't have a Sunset Beach rental booked yet? We have plenty of availability ... View the full post »

5 of the Best Things to Do In Sunset Beach, NC

Do you have a Sunset Beach bucket list? Those things you love to do every time you visit? Maybe it's a favorite restaurant, or you have found a fun spot to explore by kayak. Over and over, our guests report that these five things are must-do's when they visit ... View the full post »

The Best Technology and Gadgets to Upgrade Your Beach Vacation

Don't worry. We aren't suggesting that you spend your entire Sunset Beach vacation immersed in your Instagram feed or watching endless YouTube videos. Today's blog will actually highlight some fun gadgets that will improve your beach experience, make your day ... View the full post »

Where to Score a Great Cup of Coffee in Sunset Beach, NC

Most people like to start their day with a great cup of coffee, and that is especially true on vacation! Even though it's supposed to be a time of relaxation, often we stay up later than usual, enjoy more activity during the day, and crave that morning pick-me-up more... View the full post »

Can You Solve This Beach Crossword Puzzle Challenge?

Keep the kids entertained on your drive down to Sunset Beach by printing this simple crossword puzzle. It's full of clues related to Sunset Beach, the ocean, southern food, nature ... basically, all of our favorite things! Print off a copy or two before you ... View the full post »

The Coolest Vacation Packing Hacks Ever!

Seasoned travelers use certain strategies that can make packing for a trip more efficient. Hacks you can use to make sure everything arrives in one piece, help you can fit more into less space, and of course, not forget a thing. Today's blog will list a few of ou... View the full post »

Everything You Need to Know About the NC Oyster Festival

2021 is the 40th Annual NC Oyster Festival!  This blog will tell you everything you need to know about this long-standing tradition. When to go, what to do, what to bring (and what to leave at home). Did you know that they have a variety of contests, including Oy... View the full post »

7 Quotes Inspired By the Beauty of the Beach

There is nothing quite like the beauty of the beach. It's undeniable. Especially if you are visiting the ocean from a hardened, concrete city, or even from the tree-lined streets of the suburbs, the beach is transformational. Is it the colors? The sounds? The sme... View the full post »

How to Find Awesome Sunset Beach Rentals

Are you looking for Sunset Beach rentals? You came to the right place. Sunset Vacations is a vacation home management company that has been serving the Sunset Beach area since the 1980's - and we KNOW Sunset Beach! This blog will tell you how to find awesome Sunset Be... View the full post »

The ULTIMATE Blog for Kids Who Love Sunset Beach!

Today we have gathered some of our favorite blogs from the last few years for you to share with the rest of the family. It includes printables, games, fact sheets, and cool information that will make your Sunset Beach vacation richer, more educational, and FUN! Just ... View the full post »