Centrally located, the Great Neck Area of Virginia Beach offers you quick and efficient access to the rest of Virginia Beach and Norfolk. Easily accessible to the interstate, and just minutes to Chesapeake Bay, Town Center and the Ocean Front, this is definitely a convenient place to live.
This area is convenient to many popular areas in Virginia Beach. Three quarters of Great Neck is surrounded by the deep water of Linkhorn Bay, Broad Bay and the Lynnhaven River. Boating enthusiasts will love the waterfront neighborhoods of Alanton, Baycliff, Wimbledon on the Bay, Bay Island, Great Neck Point, Trant Berkshire, Wolfsnare, Broad Bay Estates, Brighton on the Bay, Linkhorn Estates, Linlier, and Laurel Cove to name a few! Marinas are located at Lynnhaven Inlet and Marina Shores. Some of the bayfront restaurants include Chick’s Oyster Bar, Dockside, and Bubba’s.
What really makes this area appealing to real estate owners are the spectacular water views, the hidden coves, and location.
The Great Neck area has plenty of opportunities for entertainment. Attractions include the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Broad Bay Point Greens Golf Course, the Great Neck Recreation Center, charter fishing, and boating. There is an abundance of local restaurants like 37 North, Citrus, Serena’s, Coastal Grill, and more. With the close proximity to metropolitan hubs like downtown Norfolk and Williamsburg, you will always find something fun to do nearby.
Purchasing real estate in Great Neck also means that you will enjoy a number of nearby festivals including the Neptune Festival, Patriotic Festival, Oyster Crush, Boardwalk Art Show, Beach Street USA events, American Music Festival, wine festivals, community fundraisers and more.
Great Neck is strategically located near two beaches, the Atlantic Ocean, and Chesapeake Bay is never far away. There are a number of waterfront homes in the Great Neck area that you can learn more about by contacting Katie Zarpas with Long Foster Real Estate, Christie’s International Real Estate.
The biggest hub of shopping in the Great Neck area is the Great Neck Square Shopping Center. However, if you are looking for a more “big city” feel for your shopping experience, you can travel to the bigger malls and shopping centers found in nearby Norfolk.
The Great Neck area, with its fast interstate access, is a gateway to all the employment opportunities of Hampton Roads. Some of Virginia Beach’s notable employers include Oceana Naval Air Station, Little Creek Amphibious Base, Ft. Story, Kettler, Stihl, Amerigroup Insurance, LifeNet, GEICO, CBN, Lockheed Martin, SAIC, AMSEC, and ADS Tactical.
The schools zoned for the Great Neck Area include Trantwood Elementary School, Great Neck Middle School, John B. Dey Elementary, Cox High School and First Colonial High School. Private schools include Cape Henry Collegiate, Norfolk Academy, The Friends School and others.
If you are searching for Luxury Real Estate, then looking at the Great Neck Area of Virginia Beach Real Estate is a must. Here you can find inland and coastal homes in a central location but still enjoy quiet, small town living.
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