Destination guide

The tranquil area of Colonial Beach awaits your stay

The area's jazz and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Colonial Beach. This relaxing and walkable city is known for its beaches, riverfront and coffeehouses. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Colonial Beach

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Colonial Beach a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ingleside Plantation Vineyards (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Ingleside Vineyards (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Cameron Hills Golf Links (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Oak Crest Vineyard and Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Caledon State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Caret Cellars (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Colonial Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Colonial Beach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Colonial Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Westmoreland State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • St. Clement's Island State Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Caledon State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Rappahannock National Wildlife Refuge (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Chapel Point State Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Warsaw Town Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Colonial Beach

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 45.6 mi (73.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), which is 50.6 mi (81.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Colonial Beach?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Colonial Beach. From 32 Houses to 24 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Colonial Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Colonial Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Colonial Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bayside Marina: 70 vacation rentals
  • Ingleside Vineyards: 77 vacation rentals
  • Ingleside Plantation Vineyards: 72 vacation rentals
  • James Monroe Birthplace: 69 vacation rentals
  • Westmoreland State Park: 87 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Colonial Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Colonial Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 32 Houses in Colonial Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Colonial Beach include:

  • Cottages: 24 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Colonial Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Colonial Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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