Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Avalon

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Avalon. This city's surfing, bird watching and shopping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Avalon

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Avalon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Avalon Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Cape May County Zoo (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Pirate Island Golf (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Natali Vineyards (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Ocean Oasis Waterpark and Beach Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Morey's Piers (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)

Seasonal weather in Avalon

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 84°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Avalon

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Avalon is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Stone Harbor Bird Sanctuary (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Leaming's Run Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Sea Isle City Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Albert I Allen Memorial Park (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Wildwood Beach (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Corson's Inlet State Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Avalon

Fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), the closest airport, located 11 mi (17.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Atlantic City, NJ (ACY-Atlantic City Intl.), which is 26.5 mi (42.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Avalon?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,811 house rentals around Avalon. From 732 Houses to 1,343 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Avalon is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Avalon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 732 Houses in Avalon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Avalon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,343 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 675 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 46 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Avalon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 558 vacation homes with pool available in Avalon.