Enjoy Some Retail Therapy with an Emerald Isle Shopping Spree


Vacations are a great time to indulge a little and treat yourself. Maybe that means a nice dinner at a local restaurant or enjoying a bit of pampering at a spa. The possibilities are endless during your escape to the Crystal Coast. By staying at a vacation rental from Sun-Surf Realty, you’ll be close to the best Emerald Isle has to offer, including fantastic local stores if a bit of shopping is on your agenda.

A Checklist of Emerald Isle Stores

From shops filled with everything you need for a day on the beach to gifts shops filled with trinkets to remember your trip by and everything in between, the is no shortage of unique shops to explore during a day of shopping.

  • Elly’s Gifts has something for everyone. Pick up some artisan fudge to satisfy your sweet tooth, or browse the wide selection of gifts and home items. 

  • If you’re hoping to hit the waves, stop by Bert’s Surf Shop. This Emerald Isle shop has two spots in town and can outfit in whatever gear you may need.

  • If you’re looking for a new outfit for date night, then La Posh Boutique should be on your shopping list. This boutique has everything from dresses to accessories and more. 

  • For over two decades, Pacific Superstore has been supplying beach and vacation needs. Pick up a new swimsuit, commemorative t-shirt, or beach accessory.

  • Day Five Art is an excellent spot if you want to bring a piece of fantastic artwork home with you. Explore gorgeous canvas and matted prints of sea life.

  • Explore the Emerald Plantation Shopping Center to find shops like Emerald Isle Books and Toys, which has been providing books and gifts to locals and visitors for over 30 years.

If you forgot something for your fishing excursion, don’t worry. The Reel Outdoors has everything you need to get the catch of the day, from bait and tackle to fishing gear.

Treat Yourself during a North Carolina Getaway

Whether you’re enjoying a bit of shopping or spending a day soaking in the sunshine on a boat rental, there’s plenty of ways to enjoy some R&R during your stay in Emerald Isle. At Sun-Surf Realty, we strive to provide guests with a comfortable yet luxurious place to call home during their vacation. Our rentals come in a range of sizes and styles, some that are pet-friendly, and all come with the comforts of home like fully-equipped kitchens, cozy bedrooms, and lounge-worthy living rooms.

To learn more about our properties or how to save on your stay, call 800-553-7873.



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