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Jennette's Pier

7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
+1 252-255-1501
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7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
+1 252-255-1501

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Reviewed yesterday

There were a good many parking spaces and access to the beach. The pier had rest rooms, a mini aquarium, and a store. The store had souvenirs, food and tackle. The pier was pretty wide, spacious and extended 1,000 feet out. To fish, it is...More

Thank 1Jaybee1
Reviewed 5 days ago

I grew up with the original Jennette's Pier over 50 years ago. It was great with a lot to do for young people. I sure miss it. The new Jennette's Pier is nice. The concrete pier is nice and there were a few people fishing...More

Thank Stan222
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, safe, public beach access. Enjoy the pier as scenery for your beach walk, swim, and sun. You can walk on the pier for a gift shop and aquarium (free), walking on the pier is $2 for adults and $1 for children (12 and younger)....More

Thank 718gregoryj
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a nominal charge, you can walk out on this pier. They have a small aquarium and an interactive educational display which I found quite interesting. There were a number of surfers in the water and it was sunny and mild. There was also a...More

Thank Grammy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 2 boys (11&8) enjoyed trying sea fishing. We also enjoyed watching the surfers and exploring this large pier. Really impressed with interactive displays and information.

Thank MommyBee713
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had never been there. We were impressed on how well they had redone the whole pier and building. It cost $2 a person to just go take a walk out on the pier and look around. But it was a great view of the...More

Thank RaceTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boardwalk was wonderful.. both sides view was amazing. Beach on both sides was superb, shallow, no polluted water and nice place to enjoy the beach.

1  Thank Ravinder R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by the pier on a cloudy, slightly rainy day but there were still a lot of people fishing. The pier is owned by the NC aquarium so there are displays to look at. Great for kids. There is a charge to walk the...More

Thank OnTheHill33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful well kept pier. Beautiful view, gift shop and little aquarium. We wanted to fish but nothing bitting so we decided against it. Would recommend for a morning or evening visit.

Thank lisagray10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best part was the activities for the kids -- my grandson thoroughly enjoyed participating in the "camps". The one at night was especially fun as they took flashlights and buckets hunted for night life on the beach. We enjoyed the refreshments and actually retreated...More

Thank ESmithMPS
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25 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from lisacjohnson | Reviewed this property |
No you have to reel up your catch to get it in a net
Spencer K
14 October 2016|
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
Sure. Just don't get caught drinking it.
5 August 2016|
Response from CIndyCsml | Reviewed this property |
That we don't know as never did that, and we've had our little beach box since 87. Go to Fish Heads at Outer Banks Pier