Destination guide

The relaxing city of Cape Charles awaits you

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Cape Charles. Revered for its cafes, camping and golfing, this city is both relaxing and trendy. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Cape Charles

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cape Charles has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bay Creek Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Holly Grove Vineyards (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Jungle Golf (26.4 mi / 42.4 km)
  • Nightmare Mansion (26.5 mi / 42.7 km)
  • Cypress Point Country Club (26.9 mi / 43.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Cape Charles

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 beaches and other natural features in Cape Charles

Travellers love Cape Charles for its breathtaking sunsets and beautiful parks. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cape Charles is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • First Landing State Park (22.6 mi / 36.3 km)
  • Norfolk Botanical Garden (26 mi / 41.8 km)
  • Kiptopeke State Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Cape Charles Beach (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Buckroe Beach (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cape Charles

Fly into Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), the closest airport, located 26.5 mi (42.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Newport News, VA (PHF-Newport News - Williamsburg Intl.), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

Where to stay around Cape Charles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 189 holiday lettings near Cape Charles. From 134 Houses to 19 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 Cape Charles is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cape Charles?

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 Cape Charles:

  • Sea Cottage Addition: 101 holiday homes
  • Northeast Virginia Beach: 672 holiday homes
  • West Ocean View: 21 holiday homes
  • Bayview: 52 holiday homes
  • Cottage Line: 57 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 Cape Charles?

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

  • Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge: 473 holiday lettings
  • Bay Creek Golf Club: 202 holiday lettings
  • Cape Charles Beach: 201 holiday lettings
  • Norfolk Scope: 985 holiday lettings
  • Pirates Paradise Mini Golf: 1,450 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Charles 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 Cape Charles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 134 Houses in Cape Charles. Our other popular types of Cape Charles holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 27 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 Cape Charles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 55 holiday homes with pool available in Cape Charles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.