Where to stay around Sunset Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,797 holiday lettings near Sunset Beach. From 1,009 Houses to 371 Villas, 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 Sunset Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sunset Beach?

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 Sunset Beach:

  • Sea Trail: 106 holiday homes
  • Summer Cottages: 761 holiday homes
  • Windy Hill: 934 holiday homes
  • Cottages at the Surf: 27 holiday homes
  • Grande Dunes: 35 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 Sunset Beach?

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

  • Oyster Bay Golf Club: 6,877 holiday lettings
  • Dan Maples Golf Course: 6,616 holiday lettings
  • The Pearl Golf Links: 6,830 holiday lettings
  • Sea Trail Golf Resort & Convention Center: 6,618 holiday lettings
  • Willard Byrd Golf Course: 6,613 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sunset Beach 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 Sunset Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,009 Houses in Sunset Beach. Our other popular types of Sunset Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 371 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 40 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Sunset Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,489 waterfront rentals in Sunset Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Sunset Beach area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 1,185 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 125 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 2 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sunset Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,028 holiday homes with pool available in Sunset Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Sunset Beach, USA your home away from home

    Sunset Beach is a top holiday destination towards the southern end of the North Carolina coast. At Sunset Coast self-catering vacation rentals you’ll be close to a truly spectacular beach and a wealth of tourism amenities.

    Things to do in Sunset Beach, USA

    Sunset Beach vacation accommodation is set in a great area for a family beach holiday. The shore close by is absolutely lovely and the waters here are great for visitors with younger children. When it comes to activities there’s a fabulous choice. Sea kayaking is a popular option for outdoor recreation, but there’s much more besides. You could hire a motorboat or Jet Ski to explore the beautiful coastline. You could also take a walk or bike ride at one of the many natural reserves close by – Bird Island is an important haven for a range of avian species.

    If you’re a keen golfer then self-catering accommodation in Sunset Beach would be the perfect choice for your holiday retreat. This part of the North Carolina is a genuine golfing hotspot, with seven courses within a 20-minute drive. Sea Trail is the nearest, and features three world-class courses offering a variety of challenges. Meanwhile Ocean Ridge Plantation at present offers 72 holes of golf, with four award-winning courses.

    Sunset Beach self-catering accommodation is within easy reach of a number of interesting attractions. The Museum of Coastal Carolina documents the wildlife and natural history of the region, with a number of live exhibits to enjoy. Also close by is the Ingram Planetarium, with its Sky Theatre hosting regular talks and shows that would appeal to all ages.

    Places to visit on holiday in Sunset Beach, USA

    A little way south of Sunset Beach vacation rentals is the famous resort of Myrtle Beach. One of the fastest growing holiday destinations in the USA, Myrtle Beach boasts fantastic beaches, golf courses and a host of holiday amenities, from all kinds of restaurants, to malls and the famous Broadway at the Beach entertainment complex.

    Weather in Sunset Beach, USA

    Sunset Beach self-catering vacation accommodation is set in a region that gets wonderful weather for much of the year. There are good conditions to visit beach from around May to October. Summer highs can reach the low-30s, while winters tend to be very mild and short. The remainder of the year is usually either mild of pleasantly warm.

    Cheap flights to Sunset Beach, USA

    From the UK you could fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Atlanta Airport (ATL) with British Airways, then transfer to Myrtle Beach (MYR) before making the hour-long drive up the coast to your self-catering villa in Sunset Beach.

    Activities and attractions in Sunset Beach

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Sunset Beach for its golfing and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Sunset Beach a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Oyster Bay Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • The Pearl Golf Links (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Sandpiper Bay Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Inlet Point Plantation (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Leopard's Chase Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Panther's Run Golf Links (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Sunset Beach

    If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Sunset Beach

    Sunset Beach is famous for its pristine beaches, breathtaking sunsets and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sunset Beach is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ocean Isle Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Russell Burgess Coastal Preserve (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Cherry Grove Oceanfront Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • McLean Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Holden Beach (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)