Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Chincoteague is ready to explore

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Chincoteague. This city's boating, seafood restaurants and horse riding draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Weather

Seasonal weather in Chincoteague

Travellers enjoy Chincoteague for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Chincoteague

Chincoteague is famous for its island views, breathtaking sunsets and wildlife. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Chincoteague. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert N. Reed Downtown Waterfront Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Assateague Island National Seashore (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Cypress Park (14.4 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Pocomoke River State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Chincoteague

Fly into Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), the closest airport, located 29.3 mi (47.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), which is 29.6 mi (47.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Chincoteague Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 211 holiday lettings near Chincoteague Island. From 165 Houses to 8 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chincoteague Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chincoteague Island?

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

  • Museum of Chincoteague: 212 holiday lettings
  • Coventry Parish Ruins: 246 holiday lettings
  • Assateague Island National Seashore: 5,415 holiday lettings
  • Furnace Town Living Hertiage Museum: 133 holiday lettings
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore: 46 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chincoteague Island 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 Chincoteague Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 165 Houses in Chincoteague Island. Our other popular types of Chincoteague Island holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 22 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 Chincoteague Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Chincoteague Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.