Find the best place to stay — Atlantic Beach

Where to stay around Atlantic Beach?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 659 vacation rentals near Atlantic Beach. From 255 condos to 239 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Atlantic Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Atlantic Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Atlantic Beach:

  • Sea Dreams: 117 vacation rentals
  • Cottages at Bay Ridge: 29 vacation rentals
  • Island Quay: 112 vacation rentals
  • Salter Path: 60 vacation rentals
  • The Point: 24 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Fort Macon State Park: 671 vacation rentals
  • Atlantic Beach Pier: 732 vacation rentals
  • Triple S Marina: 701 vacation rentals
  • Hoop Pole Creek Nature Trail: 786 vacation rentals
  • Coral Bay Shopping Center: 806 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 255 condos in Atlantic Beach. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Atlantic Beach include:

  • Houses: 239 rentals available
  • Cottages: 76 rentals available
  • Townhomes: 29 rentals available

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

Can I rent near the ocean rentals in Atlantic Beach?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 445 near the ocean rentals in Atlantic Beach. You have also many other possibilities in Atlantic Beach area, including:

  • Golf rentals: 434 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 329 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 302 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 318 vacation rentals with pool available in Atlantic Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    A Condo Provides Great Accommodations in Atlantic Beach

    Atlantic Beach is located in North Carolina, and it makes a great vacation spot. Rental properties such as condos, houses, and cottages provide a nice place to stay while you visit the area. These places provide wonderful amenities to make your stay more comfortable. Facilities such as pools, outdoor grills, hot tubs, internet access, and cable television may be included.

    Visit a State Park

    Fort Macon State Park has much to offer visitors. Located in Atlantic Beach, it includes a perfectly restored Civil War area fort. In addition, there is an educational center that could be considered a museum. And, even more, there are beautiful beaches for swimming, surf fishing, and relaxing on the sand. This beautiful park offers visitors several hiking trails, picnic areas, and educational programs. Programs are led by experienced park rangers and include tours of the fort, as well as demonstrations such as musket firing and bird hikes, to name only a few. Enjoy nature in Fort Macon State Park.

    Have Fun on the Water

    There are many water adventures that you can have in Atlantic Beach, NC. You can rent many types of boats or go on a charted sailing trip. You may be more adventurous and choose to kayak along the water or even try to jet ski. There are also many different types of day cruises you can take. Some like to see dolphins, so a dolphin spotting cruise may be a good choice. Couples may choose to see the more romantic side while enjoying a sunset cruise on the water. Or, perhaps a pirate ship cruise is the trip that would make you and your family happy. Whatever you choose, know that you make the decisions because there are so many options available.

    Dining in Atlantic Beach Often Includes Seafood

    Many of the restaurants in Atlantic Beach take advantage of their waterfront location. There are many fine dining establishments serving seafood with waterfront views or even outdoor waterfront seating. Many of these seafood restaurants also specialize in steaks for those who may prefer not to eat seafood. In addition, there are also casual beach food eateries. These places serve a variety of foods from pizza to deli sandwiches and more.

    Warm Beach Weather Makes for Summer Fun

    The summer months are the warmest months in Atlantic Beach. The months of June through September have average high temperatures in the mid to upper 80s. The Spring and Fall are more moderate and see temperatures see average highs in the 60s and 70s while winter sees average highs in the 40s and 50s. While there does tend to be some rain during the summer months, it is often in the form of afternoon thunderstorms, and this is still the best time to visit Atlantic Beach. There are many fun summer activities to engage in while visiting.

    The Best Ways to Get to Atlantic Beach

    Most visitors to Atlantic Beach come by car. Atlantic Beach is located on a barrier island surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and the Bogue Sound. Still, it is easy to access via State Route 58. Some may choose to rent a car to travel to Atlantic Beach, so they can have a bigger vehicle to carry more gear. If you prefer to travel by train, there is a train station in Morehead City, NC. This is less than three miles from Atlantic Beach, so it may be a convenient way to travel there. There are also local buses that can help you get to the Atlantic Beach area. The closest airport to Atlantic Beach is Coastal Carolina Regional Airport in New Bern, NC. It is a 35 mile drive from New Bern to Atlantic Beach. No matter how you get to Atlantic Beach, it is sure to be an enjoyable time.

    Attractions In and Around Atlantic Beach

    Looking for things to do while you're in Atlantic Beach? Some of the area's family-friendly draws for travelers include Old Burying Ground Historic Cemetery, North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores and Water Boggan Water Park. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Hoop Pole Creek Nature Trail and Fort Macon State Park.

    Want to take in a game or event? Get tickets for Big Rock Stadium. Fun activities in the city include Anchorage Marina, Atlantic Beach Pier and Triple S Marina. Also a trip to Coral Bay Shopping Center, Morehead Plaza Shopping Center or Carteret Community College might be a nice excursion.