Virginia Beach is Among The Top 25 Beaches in The U.S.

Whether you live in Virginia Beach or visit Virginia Beach, you are in one of the nation’s top coastal communities.

TripAdvisor has named Virginia Beach as one of the nation’s top beaches, #25 overall, in their 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards.

The local spot comes in right behind Coligny Beach in Hilton Head, S.C. The list names Clearwater Beach in Florida as the #1 beach in the nation.

Virginia Beach has a 4.5 overall score on the website with a 64 percent “Excellent” rating and over 2,000 reviews.

TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards are based on annual ratings and reviews from people who visit the locations, according to their website. Awards are also given to attractions like museums, hotels and restaurants all over the world.

Our state capital, Richmond, was named #7 in the 2018 Top 10 Destinations on the Rise Awards for the country.