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Nestled on the serene shores of Topsail Island, not far from the vibrant heart of Surf City, North Carolina, the Accolade community emerges as a beacon of resort-style living, promising an unparalleled coastal lifestyle that seamlessly blends luxury with the laid-back charm of beachside living. This meticulously planned enclave is designed for those who yearn for the tranquil beauty of ocean vistas and the harmonious sounds of waterfront living, offering a unique blend of natural beauty and refined elegance.

Unrivaled Location

Accolade is strategically positioned to offer its residents the best of both worlds: serene ocean views and direct access to the captivating Topsail Sound. This location is not just a place to live; it’s a gateway to a lifestyle where the calming ocean breezes and the rhythmic sound of the waves become a daily backdrop to an idyllic coastal living experience. With just 43 lots available, this community ensures exclusivity and privacy, allowing residents to savor their own slice of paradise.

Waterfront Living Redefined

For those who dream of waterfront living, Accolade offers an extraordinary opportunity. Select lots along the waterfront are not just about the view—they come with the possibility of building private docks. This exclusive feature opens a world of possibilities for water enthusiasts, from serene morning kayak excursions to leisurely evening boat rides under the stars, directly from the comfort of your backyard.

Resort-Style Amenities

At the heart of Accolade is a commitment to providing a resort-like atmosphere that caters to both relaxation and entertainment. The community’s centerpiece will be a stunning pool designed to mimic a tropical oasis, complete with a beach entry, cascading waterfall, tanning ledge, and in-water seating. It’s not just a pool; it’s an experience—a place where every day feels like a vacation.

Adjacent to the pool, the cabana will stand as a testament to thoughtful luxury. Equipped with bathrooms and a full outdoor grilling kitchen with a refrigerator and ice machine, it’s the perfect setting for hosting gatherings or simply enjoying the coastal breeze. The double-sided fireplace and cozy seating add a touch of warmth and intimacy, making it an ideal spot for evening relaxation. 

Private and Community Spaces

Accolade takes pride in its carefully curated outdoor living spaces. Throughout the community, residents will find private nooks designed for tranquility and connection with nature—perfect for quiet moments of reflection or enjoying a book under the canopy of the coastal sky.

Beyond the Community

Beyond the gates of Accolade, a world of convenience and leisure awaits. With two beach access locations within walking distance, the sandy shores and gentle waves are never far away. For those seeking more than just beach life, the community is a mere five minutes from a variety of dining and shopping options, ensuring that essentials and indulgences are always within reach.

Connectivity and Proximity

Located less than an hour from downtown Wilmington and just over 30 minutes from the Porters Neck area, Accolade offers a perfect balance between secluded beach living and the vibrant life of the city. Whether it’s for work, education, or entertainment, the accessibility to Wilmington provides Accolade residents with a plethora of opportunities to explore and engage with one of North Carolina’s most charming cities.


Accolade is more than just a community; it’s a lifestyle destination. It represents a unique opportunity to embrace a life where luxury meets the laid-back charm of coastal living, where every detail is crafted with the utmost care to ensure the well-being and satisfaction of its residents. For those seeking a life of tranquility, beauty, and refined luxury by the sea, Accolade is the epitome of coastal living at its finest.

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