Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Cape Carteret, NC 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 $95 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Cape Carteret. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Cape Carteret

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Cape Carteret. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its golfing, dolphin watching and kayaking. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Cape Carteret

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Cape Carteret a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Star Hill Golf Club (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Water Boggan Water Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Silver Creek Golf Club (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Lake Road Winery (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Brandywine Bay Country Club (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cape Carteret

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cape Carteret. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emerald Isle Woods Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Hammocks Beach State Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Theodore Roosevelt Natural Area (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Croatan National Forest (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cape Carteret

The nearest airport is in New Bern, NC (EWN-Craven Regional), located 26.5 mi (42.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Jacksonville, NC (OAJ-Albert J. Ellis), which is 32.5 mi (52.3 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cape Carteret, NC?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 996 vacation rentals around Cape Carteret. From 613 house rentals to 332 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent Houses in Cape Carteret?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 613 Houses in Cape Carteret. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cape Carteret include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 332 rentals available
  • Cottages: 87 rentals available
  • Cabins: 87 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cape Carteret?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 520 vacation rentals with pool available in Cape Carteret. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.