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Croatan Beach

Virginia Beach, VA
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Secret Beach

If you are looking for a quiet beach away from the crowds, Croatan is a good place to go. Not many... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ron B
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Virginia Beach, United States
There are still shells down here

This is a small, lovely beach, when can get crowded, but can be quite private depending on when you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
2FOODY2017
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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  • Average11%
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are looking for a quiet beach away from the crowds, Croatan is a good place to go. Not many people know about it. It's serviced by a parking lot, but there aren't many commercial opportunities in the area. Also, it's not far from...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small, lovely beach, when can get crowded, but can be quite private depending on when you go. The feeling is smaller like an island (that is not surrounded by water). If you are visiting or renting here, the walk to the beach...More

Thank 2FOODY2017
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Lots of surfers to watch! Free public restrooms and lifeguards-have to pay for parking-VB locals get discount

Thank joysprenkle
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a small beach, located within a very high-rent subdivision. As I remember, the beach is only ~ 1/10 mile wide with fences across the sand at both ends. It is served by a municipal parking lot which charges a nominal fee. There are...More

2  Thank MisterEd7
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We have family that lives right on the beach st Croatan beach The beach is well maintained and very pretty It's good for little kids cause the waves aren't to big

1  Thank loribean
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The sunrise this morning was breathtaking! We were the only ones on the beach. Beautiful fall morning!

Thank Laura Z
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I enjoy this beach because it isn't as crowded as First Street or the oceanfront. It has great restroom facilities and outdoor showers to rinse off the salt and sand. Plenty of ample parking is available.

Thank Alexander R
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My son loves surfing here...has large paid parking lot...fun to people watch here...has outside showers

Thank buffyno1
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It was so nice and quiet. This beach is not heavy with people and has a lot of houses for sale and rent in the area. We had to drive down the street to find the beach area but if you drive to the end...More

1  Thank MrsDavistoyou
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you are looking to surf in VA Beach you should probably make other plans. The beaches here are designed for tourist so they replenish the sand and completely destroy the bottoms, eliminating any chance of a decent break. Also when there is surf Croatan...More

Thank Steven M
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ksmith176
Are there chair rentals on Croatan Beach?
8 April 2016|
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