Where to stay around Avon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 471 holiday lettings near Avon. From 371 houses to 47 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Avon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Avon:

  • Koru Village: 105 holiday homes
  • Ocean Isle Estates: 108 holiday homes
  • Kinnakeet Shores: 106 holiday homes
  • Sunset Village: 48 holiday homes
  • Wind Over Waves: 73 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 Avon?

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

  • Avon Fishing Pier: 777 holiday lettings
  • Salvo Beach: 505 holiday lettings
  • Hatteras Village Welcome Center: 883 holiday lettings
  • Frisco Native American Museum: 570 holiday lettings
  • Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station Historic Site and Museum: 560 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Avon 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 Avon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 371 houses in Avon. Our other popular types of Avon holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Avon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 191 holiday homes with pool available in Avon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Avon, North Carolina, USA your home away from home

    Avon is a tiny community on Hatteras Island on North Carolina's Outer Banks. The pretty fishermen's cottages make cozy holiday rentals in Avon for those wanting to enjoy a peaceful vacation with beautiful beaches in an unspoilt landscape. Despite its remoteness, Avon has some excellent seafood restaurants, a supermarket and offers a warm welcome from the friendly locals.

    Things to Do in Avon, NC

    Avon is well known as a top spot for recreational surf fishing and large gamefish such as Red Drum can easily be caught from Avon pier. Take scenic drives along Highway 12 which runs the length of the Outer Banks. The area is ideal for long walks in the fresh sea air at any time of year. Alternatively try cycling or jogging. Just south of Avon is one of the best spots for kitesurfing. Watch the experts perform amazing jumps and stunts or join the windsurfers racing across the Pamlico Sound. Take a boat trip, go surfing or parasailing from the sandy beach or relax in the sunshine with a good book.

    Places to Visit Around Avon, NC

    There are plenty of places to visit from your Avon holiday cottage. Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge makes up 13 miles of the preserved Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It is a birdwatchers' paradise as migrating birds stop to rest during the spring and fall migrations. Expect to see great gray swans, blue herons, oystercatchers and falcons depending upon the season. Other points of interest are the Frisco Native American Museum and Okracoke Island, home of Blackbeard the Pirate, a short ferry ride from your Avon holiday rental. Climb the 268 steps to the top of the iconic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, the tallest in the US, for spectacular sea views or visit the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum at Hatteras village to see exhibits of the many historic shipwrecks along this stormy coast.

    Weather in Avon, NC

    Holiday rentals in Avon enjoy warm sunny summers with temperatures averaging 88°F (31°C) in the summer months. The daytime highs are often tempered by fresh sea breezes. In winter the area has occasional snowfall with temperatures below freezing overnight in January. During the day, average highs reach 8-15°F (46-59°C) from January to March. The area has some rain showers throughout the year.

    Travel to Avon, North Carolina

    The nearest airport to Avon holiday rentals is the Coastal Carolina Regional (EWN) Airport in New Bern, NC which is about 180 miles away. It receives many domestic flights from all over the US. International visitors should fly to Richmond International (RIC) Airport 212 miles away, or Raleigh-Durham International Airport at Morrisville, NC about 249 miles away. Connections can then be made to the local airports at Hatteras (HNC) or Dare County Regional (MEO) Airports. A hire car is essential for reaching Avon holiday homes on the Outer Banks.

    Activities and attractions in Avon

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Avon a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Avon Fishing Pier (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Frisco Mini Golf and Go Karts (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Rodanthe Pier (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Avon

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Avon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hatteras Island (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
    • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • Frisco Beach (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
    • Salvo Beach (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)