Discover a selection of 3,000 vacation rentals in Wildwood, NJ that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $124 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Wildwood. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

See the sights from a Wildwood house for rent

Wildwood houses on the Jersey Shore offer relaxation, sightseeing, and fun activities. You can spend time strolling along the Wildwood Boardwalk, which is packed with shops, eateries, water parks, and thrill rides, or take in the nostalgia of the Doo Wop Experience Museum, a treasure trove of mid-20th-century artifacts. There are also miles of wide, sandy beaches for fun in the sun.

 
History

Historic attractions near Wildwood vacation rentals

Wildwood has numerous historic sites to explore during your trip. Vacation homes are available near fascinating places like the Hereford Inlet Lighthouse, a restored lighthouse with a museum, guided tours, and a butterfly garden, and Historic Cold Spring Village, a living history village with exhibits on the life in the 18th century. You'll also enjoy the Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, a museum with vintage aircraft, engines, and artifacts.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Wildwood vacation rentals

While the beaches are the main attraction, paying a visit to the Wildwood boardwalk is a must. Packed with stores and eateries, it's home to 3 amusement piers that boast more than 100 rides, ranging from attractions for small children to white-knuckle roller coasters. If that's not enough, you'll also find 3 water parks, perfect for cooling off in the summer sun. Prefer something a little quieter? Head to Fox Park to soak up some local history. The park's Doo Wop museum celebrates the resort's heyday and all things 1950s and 60s, with exhibits, artifacts and a "neon garden", which features restored signs from local landmarks.

Activities

Things to do near Wildwood vacation homes

There's never a dull moment in Wildwood. Miles of beautiful beaches offer a variety of sports and activities, with boating, parasailing, hang gliding, jet skiing and surfing among the options here. Looking for something a little more relaxed? You can always go fishing, crabbing or top up your tan on the sand. For families, the boardwalk provides endless possibilities, with its water attractions and theme parks, while the resort's festival calendar will be in full swing if you decide to visit in summer. Child-free? Wildwood becomes a party haven after dark, with casinos and nightclubs for adults to explore.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor fun near Wildwood vacation rentals

With its nature reserves, sandy beaches, dramatic dunes, and consistent waves, Wildwood is perfect for an outdoor adventurer. Bird-watching, nature walks, hiking, biking, horseback riding, swimming, surfing, and other watersports are popular activities for travelers. You can also golf, fish, or relax in the sun by the water for a more leisurely experience. Whatever your inclination, you can find plenty of outdoor fun near your vacation rental.

Weather

Local weather for your stay in Wildwood vacation homes

Most visitors book their Wildwood vacation rentals during the summer months, when average temperatures hover between the high 70s and low 80s, with lows in the 60s. While it can be humid in summer, the sea breeze does offer some relief. July is typically the hottest month here and the time when the resort experiences the most thunderstorms.

Natural features

Get back to nature in Wildwood

Like to take a break from the bright lights and bustle? Choosing a Wildwood vacation rental makes it easy to hop over to the mainland and visit Cape May National Wildlife Refuge. Spread over 11,000 acres of tranquil maritime forest, it features observation platforms, boardwalks and trails to explore. For birdwatchers, it's a real treat. In winter, there's the chance to see cormorants and surf scoters, while springtime lures in whimbrels, little blue herons and snowy egrets. American Oystercatchers are also a common sight here.

How to get there

Transportation options to and around Wildwood

The nearest airport is in Atlantic City Intl. Airport (ACY), located 34.7 mi (55.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cape May, NJ (WWD-Cape May County), which is 5 mi (8.1 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Wildwood?

Whether you're looking for a cozy retreat for you and your sweetheart or somewhere spacious to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Wildwood. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • "Beautiful House Perfect Location 1 Block To Beach And Boardwalk" is popular with guests. Around 25 miles from Wildwood, it has 4 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including a garage and a fridge.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Luxury Mediterranean Mansion - Pool". Located around 35 miles from the heart of Wildwood, it has 7 bedrooms and comes with a fridge and a dryer.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Wildwood vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Wildwood?

Weekends were made for having fun. Choose one of these weekend getaways in and around Wildwood and take advantage of all the fabulous things to do nearby:

  • "Prime Location Ocean Side Of Asbury" is an excellent option around 25 miles northeast of central Wildwood. You don't need to go far to find something to do around here. Get outdoors and discover Brighton Beach and Seaview Golf Resort Pines Course. Activities like surfing and boogie boarding and parasailing will add a nice finishing touch to your weekend trip.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Welcome To "ocean Sunrise". Renovated Direct Ocean Front Private End Unit". Stay in and enjoy its comforts, or get active and try skiing and windsurfing. When you're ready to explore more of the area, organize a visit to Cape May Bird Observatory and 7 Mile Beach. This popular vacation rental is around 2 miles southwest of Wildwood.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Wildwood?

Studio apartments set the bar high when it comes to location and convenience. Stay in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Wildwood and take in the buzzing local vibe:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Welcome To "ocean Sunrise". Renovated Direct Ocean Front Private End Unit". This vacation rental is a fantastic base for discovering the sights and features amenities including an iron and ironing board and a kitchen.
  • "Osprey Nest. . . Near Beaches, Restaurants" is another fabulous option. Make yourself comfy and take advantage of outdoor furniture, cable/satellite TV services and more.

There are lots of sights around Wildwood to add to your agenda. Satisfy the culture buff in you and visit Anchor and Palette Art Gallery and Spring Lake Theatre Company.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Wildwood?

Every so often, you just need to take a well-earned breather, even if it's only for a few days. Experience the perfect combination of relaxation and sightseeing at one of these short-term rentals in or around Wildwood:

  • If you'd like to be close to the action, "Prime Location Ocean Side Of Asbury" will be just the thing. It's within easy reach of the center of Wildwood and a good base to explore sights like Six Flags Great Adventure and Laurita Winery.
  • Eat, sleep and discover your surroundings from "Welcome To "ocean Sunrise". Renovated Direct Ocean Front Private End Unit", another popular option. JB MDL Lakehurst Naval Base and New Egypt Speedway should be on your itinerary when it's time to see the sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Wildwood?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a treehouse, a romantic weekend getaway is a perfect way to spice up your love life. Whisk your other half away for a few days at one of these popular escapes in or near Wildwood:

  • Located around 25 miles from Wildwood, "Beautiful House Perfect Location 1 Block To Beach And Boardwalk" is the perfect place for starry-eyed couples. A fireplace and winery tours are some of the many amenities here.
  • Otherwise, spend a few magical days drinking wine and canoodling at "Amazing Location One Block From Beach Totally Renovated Tags", around 25 miles from Wildwood. Winery tours and a nearby bay will help set the mood for romance.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Wildwood?

If you're seeking somewhere to reconnect with loved ones this vacation, why not a place with a little glitz and glamour? These mansions for rent in or near Wildwood will easily accommodate the entire gang while doing it in serious style:

  • Approximately 7 miles to the southwest of Wildwood is "Mansion By The Sea - Steps To The Beach". As well as its striking design, you'll be impressed by its top-notch amenities, such as beauty services and a fireplace.
  • Alternatively, score Brownie points with your crew with a stay at "Mega - Mansion, 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps Up To 33. Short 5 Min Walk To The Beach". It's approximately 25 miles to the northeast of Wildwood and comes with a fireplace, beauty services and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Wildwood?

Big groups mean gigantic fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole squad. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Wildwood and get everyone together under one roof:

  • Providing space, privacy and comfort, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at "Million Dollar Beachfront 99 Five Stars Book Fall And Holidays Now". Up to 12 people can stay at this escape which has 4 bedrooms, a nearby waterfront and a kitchen. It's around 11 miles to the northeast of Wildwood.
  • Invite as many as 14 of your favorite folks to "5bedroom Convenient 43rd St Location" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This popular option has 5 bedrooms and is around 14 miles to the northeast of central Wildwood. It's packed with features to keep your group happy and comfortable, such as a fireplace and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Wildwood?

Nothing says fun and frivolity like a pool does. Blow up your flamingo floatie and check out these rental houses in or near Wildwood that come with this added perk:

  • Pack your swimsuit and take a break at "Beautiful House Perfect Location 1 Block To Beach And Boardwalk". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a TV and a porch.
  • "Mountain House At The Beachclose To To Beach 7" is the sort of place you go to leave it all behind and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its pool. A kitchen and a video library are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfortable.

Unsure how to pack for your Wildwood getaway? This appealing destination has a humid subtropical climate. During summer, expect average temperatures ranging from 70 ºF to 75 ºF. Look up our range of Wildwood vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Wildwood?

Whether your idea of the perfect escape is high in the mountains or down by the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share the experience with loved ones. Stay in one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Wildwood and bring along the whole gang:

  • Sleeping up to 9 guests in 4 bedrooms, "Beautiful House Perfect Location 1 Block To Beach And Boardwalk" is the perfect place for some family time. This top-rated getaway is 25 miles to the northeast of Wildwood and has creature comforts such as a toaster and childrens activities.
  • "Amazing Location One Block From Beach Totally Renovated Tags" is also a top pick for families. It's around 25 miles to the northeast of Wildwood, has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 9 guests. Useful amenities here include outdoor furniture and coffee and tea making facilities.

If you'd love to sightsee, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to add to your itinerary. Six Flags Great Adventure, Coco Key Water Resort and iPlay America are fine places to start.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Wildwood?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Wildwood and make wonderful new memories with the people you love:

  • "Cabin - A Unique Pet Friendly Stay In Cape May" - Enjoy fun and laughs with your crew at this getaway, which is around 6 miles west of the center of Wildwood. Nearby birdwatching activities and a dining table are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - A Hidden Treasure On The Delaware Bay" - Gather up the troops and spend a few nights or more at this inviting stay, which is around 30 miles to the northwest of Wildwood. You'll have access to books, a microwave oven and much more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Wildwood vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.