Destination guide

Travel to historical Manteo

Enjoy the area's festivals, history and museums with a rental holiday home in Manteo. This city's island views, boating and gardens draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Manteo

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Manteo a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Nags Head Golf Links (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Full Throttle Speedway (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Destination Fun (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Manteo

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Manteo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Manteo. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Festival Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Roanoke Island (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Elizabethan Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Jockey's Ridge State Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Nags Head Woods Preserve (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Manteo

Fly into Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional), the closest airport, located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Manteo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,590 holiday lettings around Manteo. From 270 flats & apartments to 143 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Manteo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Manteo:

  • Colington Harbour: 37 holiday homes
  • Tuckahoe: 97 holiday homes
  • Wild Duck Dunes: 112 holiday homes
  • Carolina Dunes: 120 holiday homes
  • South Nags Head: 284 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Manteo? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Manteo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Outer Banks History Center: 1,892 holiday lettings
  • Festival Park: 1,897 holiday lettings
  • Fort Raleigh National Historic Site: 2,050 holiday lettings
  • Outer Banks Visitors Bureau: 1,688 holiday lettings
  • Pirate's Cove Marina: 1,700 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Manteo listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Manteo?

Yes, of course. offers 270 Flats in Manteo. Our other popular types of Manteo holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 143 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 143 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 1,111 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manteo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 860 holiday homes with pool available in Manteo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.