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A Trip to Bald Head Island This Fall

A Trip to Bald Head Island This Fall

Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Kids are back in school, grown-ups are back to work and your favorite beach vacation spot is calling your name. It’s time to head to Bald Head Island. The crowds are fewer, the temperatures cooler and the prices are lower for the fall season. Not to mention a full line of fall favorite events throughout the months of September and October.  A short ferry ride over to your beach front rental where your reserved golf cart is waiting. Yes, Bald Head Island...

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Five Beach Bag Must Haves

Five Beach Bag Must Haves

Posted on Friday, July 8, 2016

Before you leave your cozy ocean front vacation rental and head out to the 14 mile long pristine beach make sure to grab your beach bag. It’s packed with all the necessities you need for a day in the sand and under the sun! Here are five beach bag must haves so you can spend as much time as you’d like on the beautiful beaches of Bald Head Island. Our first “beach bag must have” is sunscreen. The sun will shine bright during summer! Even though a little...

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Spring is the Best Time for Bald Head Island Vacation

Spring is the Best Time for Bald Head Island Vacation

Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2016

Picturesque weather, minimal crowds, and buzzing Island activity are just a few reasons why there is no better time than now to take your next Bald Head Island vacation.  Here are our three favorite things about springtime on the Island and how you can take full advantage of them today!   1. Springtime weather   It’s not too hot and it’s not too cold. While we recommend Bald Head Island vacations all year round (see our article...

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5 Tips to Planning Your BHI Vacation

5 Tips to Planning Your BHI Vacation

Posted on Thursday, April 7, 2016

Your Vacation Home - The first step of planning your vacation is finding the perfect vacation rental . Deciding on your getaway home is not always the easiest choice but here at Bald Head Island Limited, we are on hand to help you select the best accommodations for your family. From a spacious porch with stunning beach views to plenty of bedrooms with a cozy fireplace or private beach access, there are a variety of options to choose from that we can...

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Armchair Guide Vacation Planner

Posted on Monday, March 28, 2016

The weather is warming up on Bald Head Island and it’s time to plan your next vacation. Along with unmatched natural beauty everywhere you look, the island features year-round activities and events for many to enjoy. Browse through our luxury homes and get listing details with photos to find the ideal vacation home for your family. Check out our digital  Armchair Guide vacation planner which features a selection of carefully chosen homes available...

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48 Hours on Bald Head Island

48 Hours on Bald Head Island

Posted on Sunday, January 10, 2016

With recent studies showing that weekend trips are the key to work-life happiness - we came up with a great plan for squeezing adventure and relaxation into 48 hours on Bald Head Island.    Friday 4:30pm It’s ferry time! One thing that differentiates Bald Head Island from other destinations is that the journey to get there is half of the fun. Taking off from Southport, North Carolina - you’ll leave your cars behind and board the ferry at Deep...

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The Charm of the Island

The Charm of the Island

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

Many people in North Carolina have heard of Bald Head Island; however, not as many have actually experienced the allure of the Island for themselves. And it seems almost everyone you ask about the elusive Bald Head Island has a similar cryptic review,    “There’s just something about it."    "I never want to leave.”   “When can we go back?”    But what makes it so  special ? What gives Bald Head Island that...

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One Reason to Love

One Reason to Love

Posted on Monday, November 23, 2015

There is so much to love about Bald Head Island that we can't possibly cover all of the reasons right here on the blog. So we're asking homeowners and vacationers alike to tell us why  they  keep coming back year after year.    When asked this very question, ten-year homeowner, Katharine Hesmer sums it up to say,    “My crush on Bald Head began over 25 years ago. I’ve been fortunate enough to be a guest as well as a...

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Make the Most of Your OffSeason Vacation Time

Make the Most of Your Off-Season Vacation Time

Posted on Saturday, October 10, 2015

Off-season vacationing on Big Head Island allows you to completely unwind. Here you can step away from the daily grind and savor your time away. Take full advantage of your vacation rental home, which gives you all the conveniences of your house, plus the time to enjoy it. Bald Head Island is a subtropical island and is generally 70 and sunny in November, dipping a bit lower at night, which makes it perfect for staying active during the day...

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Best Places to Retire in North Carolina

Best Places to Retire in North Carolina

Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2015

North Carolina is full of charming towns with unparalleled scenery and has become one of the top states for retirement.  Onlyinyourstate.com recently made a list of the 10 best towns in the state to retire. Among the list of desirable locations is Bald Head Island at number 3. After saving up the majority of your life for the golden years of retirement, Bald Head Island is an ideal spot to kick back and relax. It’s accessible only by boat...

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5 Reasons for a Man Trip on Bald Head Island

5 Reasons for a Man Trip on Bald Head Island

Posted on Friday, September 11, 2015

Post-summer blues and back to work woes make it a better time than ever to take that boys’ weekend you’ve been wanting. Here are 5 good reasons why Bald Head Island should be at the top of your list this Fall.      #1 Weather      The mountain weekends are coming but it’s not time to get out the snow gear just yet; the water’s still warm and the fish are still biting (Bluefish, Grouper, Flounder.... ) off the sunny...

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10 Tips When Traveling to Bald Head Island

Posted on Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Bald Head Island is truly the place to go to get away from it all. The pace is slower, the atmosphere is peaceful and relaxed, and the area’s natural beauty can be seen with every step. Since it is an island, here are some suggestions and reminders for planning your trip and leaving the mainland behind:  1- To reach the island, ferries take passengers from the marina in Southport to the shores of Bald Head Island. These ferries are on a schedule...

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Tiffany McWhorter Bald Head Island Home Maven

Tiffany McWhorter: Bald Head Island Home Maven

Posted on Friday, March 13, 2015

Many things come together to make Bald Head Island into the place that it is. We all recognize the natural beauty—with all that beach and those gorgeous marsh creeks, how could we miss it?—and we all have our favorite BHI activities, but it’s the people that make this an Island like no other. That’s why we’ve decided to bring you the stories of the Island in the words of the ones who know it best: the residents, workers, and visitors like you who...

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