Travelers are voting Cape Lookout National Seashore as the best coastal area near Beaufort. There are 3 coastal areas near Wilmington a city just 79 km from Beaufort and 3 coastal areas near Chesapeake which is 142 km distant. The most popular of these are Kure Beach Fishing Pier near Wilmington and Newport News near Chesapeake. You can find 10 coastal areas in North Carolina and 477 coastal areas in the country of United States. Our members favorite in North Carolina is Outer Banks and Toledo is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of coastal areas near Beaufort.