Southport, North Carolina is an exceptional seaside town that hails visitors from all over. With a rich history that dates all the way back to the 1500’s Southport’s downtown area is a perfect combination of small town charm with the beautiful historic architecture and style. A walk along the river showcases the unbelievable views and breathtaking beauty that nature provides.
The location where the Cape Fear River, the Intracoastal Waterway, and the Atlantic Ocean meet, surrounded by small barrier islands create a unique environment for all types of activities. A ferry ride over to Fort Fisher or Bald Head Island, a relaxing beach day on Oak Island, a stroll down the tree lined streets of the historic downtown area, a round of golf, or lunch at one of the many waterfront restaurants are just some of the ways you can enjoy your time in Southport.
Providing a romantic coastal back drop, images of Southport can be found in some of your favorite film and television classics. Over the years, many people have discovered this hidden secret along the North Carolina coast and have made Southport their forever home. It appeals to those that yearn for a time gone by and is unrivaled in its southern charm.