HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a vacation rental on Emerald Isle, USA your home away from home

Emerald Isle is a barrier island off the North Carolina Coast, towards the southern stretch of the popular Outer Banks. Emerald Isle vacation rentals are favoured for summer beach getaways; with miles of white sandy shore and an excellent range of activities to be enjoyed close by.

Things to do on Emerald Isle, ISA

The key attraction for visitors to Emerald Isle vacation accommodation is the wonderful coastline. Within walking distance you’ll have a number of different access points to some of the best Atlantic beaches for hundreds of miles. In addition to taking a dip there are a host of ways to make the most of the ocean. You could go kayaking, or hire a boogie board.

Emerald Isle self-catering accommodation is also set in one of the best diving areas on the USA’s East Coast. The waters here tend to be warm and there’s a very high concentration of wrecks just off the coast. One of the most popular destinations for a scuba diving trip is a U-352 submarine, while the other wrecks off the outer banks today serve as artificial reefs supporting a wonderful variety of marine life.

An option for a family activity for visitors to vacation rentals on Emerald Isle would be fishing. Here you could go surf fishing or pier fishing, while there are a number of companies based on the area offering chartered trips on the ocean. Other family-oriented attractions close by include crazy golf centres, cinemas and the North Carolina Aquarium, which provides a showcase for the marine life found in the waters around the Outer Banks.

Places to visit on holiday on Emerald Isle, USA

No more than 15 minutes from Emerald Isle vacation accommodation is Swansboro, a town known for its distinctive waterfront shops and restaurants. At Pine Knoll Shores is the Country Club of Crystal Coast, with its 18-hole championship course – ideal for golf enthusiasts. For a taste of Outer Banks’ history there’s Beaufort, 45 minutes away and boasting a preserved waterfront and the North Carolina Maritime Museum.

Weather on Emerald Isle, USA

Emerald Isle vacation rentals are set in a region that gets plenty of warmth throughout the summer. The hottest months here are July and August, when you can expect highs in the low-30s or high-20s. The Atlantic ensures that winters here are consistently mild, and a little wetter than summer.

Cheap flights to Emerald Isle, USA

Travelling from the UK, perhaps the most convenient way to reach Emerald Isle self-catering accommodation would be to fly with Delta or British Airways to Atlanta (ATL), before transferring to Wilmington International Airport (ILM) with Delta Connection and making the 90 minute drive on to the Outer Banks.

Favorite
    Viewed 217 times in the last 48 hours
    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (51 reviews)
    avg/night
    51
    Favorite
      Viewed 82 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.8/5
      (40 reviews)
      avg/night
      40
      Favorite
        Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
        Excellent! 4.6/5
        (13 reviews)
        avg/night
        13
        Favorite
          Viewed 93 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (17 reviews)
          avg/night
          17
          Favorite
            Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (36 reviews)
            avg/night
            36
            Favorite
              Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (37 reviews)
              avg/night
              37
              Favorite
                Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (24 reviews)
                avg/night
                24
                Favorite
                  Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                  (16 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  16
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 149 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                    (21 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    21
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (58 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      58
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 113 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (29 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        29
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (46 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          46
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (20 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            20
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                              (17 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              17
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                (11 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                11
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 82 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                  (20 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  20
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (13 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    13
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                      (12 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      12
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (38 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        38
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 71 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (42 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          42
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                            (11 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            11
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (7 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              7
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (30 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                30
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                  (65 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  65
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (31 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    31
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (35 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      35
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (32 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        32
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                          (34 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          34
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                            (71 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            71
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              5
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Viewed 184 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                (45 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                45
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                  (13 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  13
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                    (10 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    10
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                      (47 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      47
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (9 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        9
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (21 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          21
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (12 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            12
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (15 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              15
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Viewed 59 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                (11 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                11
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (8 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  8
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (45 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    45
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                      (29 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      29
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (7 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        7
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (8 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          8
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            4
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              3
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 58 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (21 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  21
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    4
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (28 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      28

                                                                                                      Emerald Isle Holiday Homes & Rentals (300+)