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Jennette's Pier

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Address: 7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
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Pier and ocean view

We went to visit the pier unaware that there was a fee $2 to go out on the pier. Without paying the fee you can visit inside the visitors area, gift shop and view historical... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Leamington, Canada
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Leamington, Canada
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to visit the pier unaware that there was a fee $2 to go out on the pier. Without paying the fee you can visit inside the visitors area, gift shop and view historical information.

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Thank cola6769
Timberlake, North Carolina
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37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nothing biting but skates. At least they're fun to pull in. Beautiful facility. Top notch. We rented fishing gear since ours was at home. The wind was a bit of a bone-chiller but it's to be expected in March. We will definitely be back.

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Thank Brock K
Whiting, NJ
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65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to finish or just enjoy being on the ocean. Since it is now part of the NC aquarium, there are fish on display, classes for kids and lots of activities.

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Thank travellady43
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Close to SurfSide Hotel so able to walk tp pier. Nice store. Weather did not permit for fishing. Pier owned by state of NC and has been updated. Nice aquarium inside.

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Thank Hall S
Evanston, Illinois
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357 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the end of the day driving around Outer Banks, this is a good pit stop to walk around the pier to enjoy the panoramic view of the ocean.

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Thank Anne S
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

We didn't spend much time here as the pier closed shortly after we arrived. There is history of the pier, a gift shop, an aquarium.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Jennettes is the best pier in OBX. New, modern and plenty of parking. Very nice bath house. Beautiful upstairs houses event space, perfect for weddings, overlooking the ocean. Beach gets really crowded though in the summer. Lifeguard stand is reassuring when you have kids along

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36 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Jeanette's Pier is absolutely fantastic place for a days beach outing. You can go on the pier. You can park your family next to the pier. Ice cream, food and shopping inside the pier.

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Ridgetop, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite piers. It is always clean and the staff is very friendly. Kool little gift shop and aquarium inside. I would fish off this pier but just a walk out is. Dry nice for families.

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Boulder, Colorado
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152 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Little kids enjoy the wind and seeing all the fishermen. It's reasonably safe to walk around here, and the gift shop gives you a nice respite from the wind and sun.

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