Find the best place to stay — Carolina Beach

Where to stay around Carolina Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,297 holiday lettings near Carolina Beach. From 614 condos to 488 houses, 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 Carolina Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carolina 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 Carolina Beach:

  • Wilmington Beach: 303 holiday homes
  • Keepers Landing: 89 holiday homes
  • Parmele Isle: 257 holiday homes
  • Lighthouse Creek: 86 holiday homes
  • Shell Island: 251 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 Carolina Beach?

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

  • Carolina Beach State Park: 2,745 holiday lettings
  • Carolina Beach Boardwalk: 2,736 holiday lettings
  • Wrightsville Beach: 2,229 holiday lettings
  • Old Brunswick County Jail Museum: 2,444 holiday lettings
  • Cape Fear Museum: 1,912 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carolina 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 condos in Carolina Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 614 condos in Carolina Beach. Our other popular types of Carolina Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 488 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 21 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 567 holiday homes with pool available in Carolina Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Carolina Beach, USA your home away from home

    Anyone looking for a beautiful holiday destination in the United States of America should stay at Carolina Beach in North Carolina. This lovely scenic location on the coast offers lots for holidaymakers to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, lodges, cabins, condos, B&Bs and campgrounds.

    Things to do on holiday to Carolina Beach, USA

    Carolina Beach is a lovely holiday destination with some long white sandy beaches for visitors to relax on and soak up the sun. There are good watersports available too such as fishing, swimming, diving, surfing, wind surfing, kayaking and jet skiing. Families can have fun at Carolina Beach’s mini golf facility, whilst there are also some excellent golf courses for holidaymakers to choose from nearby. Hiking, cycling and horse riding trails are available with lovely scenic areas for visitors to explore. Other popular activities here include tennis, volleyball, scenic driving and bird watching. Restaurants and bars here provide a good choice of dishes including fresh seafood. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from stores and markets in and around Carolina Beach, especially along the boardwalk here.

    Places to visit on holiday to Carolina Beach, USA

    Carolina Beach has many fantastic attractions for holidaymakers to visit including the amusement park, where there are many rides and a Ferris wheel for families to enjoy. Visitors keen on history and culture can spend time at the Federal Point History Center or the Tasting History Tour, both at Carolina Beach. Nearby at Fort Fisher, holidaymakers can visit attractions such as the aquarium and Fort Fisher State Historic Site. Less than five minutes from Carolina Beach is Kure Beach, where visitors can see the North Carolina Military History Museum and the North Carolina Underwater Archaeology Center.

    Weather in Carolina Beach, USA

    The weather is hottest in June, July and August with average air temperatures of about 90 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average air temperature is 56 degrees Fahrenheit. Officially the hurricane season extends from June to November, but years may pass without this area being impacted by hurricanes. Rainfall is spread fairly evenly throughout the year with the wettest months usually August and September with 6 to 6.5 inches per month.

    Travel to Carolina Beach, USA

    Wilmington International Airport (ILM) is approximately half an hour’s drive from Carolina Beach. Flights arrive here from various U.S airports including Atlanta (ATL), Charlotte (CRL), Chicago-O’Hare (ORD), New York-La Guardia (LGA) and Philadelphia (PHL). Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty are car rental firms represented at Wilmington Airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (CLT) and get a connecting flight to Wilmington. Flights arrive at Charlotte from Frankfurt (FRA), London-Gatwick (LGW), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ).

    Attractions in and around Carolina Beach

    Looking for places to see while you're in Carolina Beach? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, Tregembo Animal Park and Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Brunswick Town Historic District, Fort Fisher State Historic Site or Cameron Art Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Carolina Beach and Freeman Park, or experience the natural beauty of Carolina Beach State Park. Halyburton Park and Kent Mitchell Nature Trail are just a couple of activities around the area. Carolina Beach Boardwalk and Carolina Beach Fishing Pier are some attractions to visit during your stay. Also you might want to add Ocean Front Park, Kure Beach Pier or Coquina Outcrop to your agenda.