Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Elizabeth City

The area's entertainment and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Elizabeth City. Travellers especially like the university setting, fishing and boating in this relaxing and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Elizabeth City

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Elizabeth City a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sound Golf Links at Albemarle Plantation (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Kilmarlic Golf Club (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
  • Pointe Golf Club (25.8 mi / 41.4 km)
  • Vineyards On The Scuppernong (26.6 mi / 42.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Elizabeth City

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elizabeth City is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterfront Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Palmetto-Peartree Preserve (26.5 mi / 42.7 km)
  • Merchants Millpond State Park (27.3 mi / 43.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Elizabeth City

The nearest airport is in Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional), located 39.7 mi (63.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), which is 41.4 mi (66.6 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Elizabeth City?

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 Elizabeth City:

  • Monteray Shores: 382 holiday homes
  • Whalehead Beach: 972 holiday homes
  • Spindrift: 115 holiday homes
  • Corolla Village: 223 holiday homes
  • Sandbridge: 235 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 Elizabeth City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Elizabeth City. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Elizabeth City State University: 19 holiday lettings
  • Waterfront Park: 19 holiday lettings
  • Museum of the Albermarle: 19 holiday lettings
  • Suffolk Visitor Center: 31 holiday lettings
  • Suffolk Seaboard Station Railroad Museum: 31 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elizabeth City listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Elizabeth City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Elizabeth City. Our other popular types of Elizabeth City holiday rentals include:

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elizabeth City?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Elizabeth City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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