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Jennette's Pier

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“gift shop”(184 reviews)
“small aquarium”(47 reviews)
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7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wanted to watch the Blood Moon over the ocean, great place to go for pictures. Everyone on the pier who were fishing, were very friendly and didn't mind our little intrusions to get to a good spot for taking pics.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank grandmaangelshh
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited with children and we all loved the experience and gift shop. Visited with students and they fully enjoyed their tours and class sessions with the instructors. The instructors were super knowledgeable, paced the session well, and kept the students engaged. Excellent experiences. Will return...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bluebirdred
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful pier. A must see while on vacation ! Wonderful people in the shops and very helpful while getting fishing gear in order.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking out on this historic pier. It is quite a long pier and gives a nice view of the beaches and ocean. It was also fun to see the fishermen. The cost is $2 person (adult). We also enjoyed the large aquariums inside...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank T6143VUsueg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After returning from Ocracoke Island, I drove to Jennette pier. There is a nice small fish aquarium inside the main building. It was interesting to read the history outside and left that a turn of the century ship was uncovered in hurricane, lifted up and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Dreamersdoit1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a terrific place. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The pier and surrounding are was very clean and prices were quite reasonable. Can't wait to go back.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jdgarrish
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

By far one of the best places to the Nags Head gear. Next to one of the most popular sections of beach as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crysti F
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

My friend and I walked to Jeanette’s pier from our rented beach house about a quarter mile away. The weather was sunny but windy. The temp was about 85-90 degrees . My friend and I paid the money to walk out onto the pier and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank X7207QCkims
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We paid $2 each to walk out onto the pier. (Rates vary according to the activity you choose.) The entire facility is very well maintained and sells fishing supplies, snacks, and has a gift shop. There are also aquariums and restrooms. Signs along the pier...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 12 December 2018

What a fun little gem! Fish tanks are incredible! Gift shop has a variety of original gifts. Nice little spot to duck into while enjoying a walk on the beach

Date of experience: October 2018
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mike m
31 July 2018|
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Response from mike m |
Wow. Fishing without smoking and drinking. Doesn’t sound good
Miriam P
26 July 2018|
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Response from Lnh57 | Reviewed this property |
Read on their website that pets are not allowed.
2 July 2018|
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Response from Sue N | Reviewed this property |
There's not a person to actually clean your fish, but there are some stations where you can do it.