Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Corolla 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 private pools and swimming pools. Prices start at $136 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Corolla. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

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With the Atlantic Ocean on one side and Currituck Sound on the other, you will never have trouble finding a spot on the beach in Corolla. The village is rather secluded, being the second-most northern beach on the Outer Banks. While the housing communities showcase the modern part of the Outer Banks, the shops around the Village are unique and eclectic. This is a great area to find Outer Banks vacation properties that are oceanfront and pet-friendly. There is no reason why your dog can’t accompany you during your time away with the rest of the family.

Things to do

Attractions near Corolla vacation rentals

Whalehead, a stunning Art Nouveau manor covering 39 acres along the Currituck Sound, was built in 1925 as a gift from Edward Collings Knight Jr. to his wife Mary Louise. The home was completely restored in the 1990s and is now a resplendent tribute to the glamour of this bygone era. Guided tours give you a thrilling insight into the history of this storied building, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and some visitors have even reported seeing spooky specters as they roam the halls.


Things to do near Corolla vacation homes

Retail therapy isn't just a pastime in Corolla—it’s a passion. Residents flock to the shopping centers that dot the region on rainy days to engage in some bargain-hunting; several malls even offer activities designed to keep kids entertained while their parents are busy browsing. The TimBuck II Shopping Village has watersports and go-carting, while the Monteray Shores Shopping Plaza has a climbing wall and movie theater to occupy the little ones. Most stores are locally owned and operated, meaning that a laid-back Outer Banks beach vibe and Corolla sophistication is on full display wherever you go.

Day trips

Best excursions near Corolla vacation rentals

Corolla is a great base camp to explore the wonders of Knotts Island. Vacation homes are just a short distance from places like Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge, a marsh preserve with migratory waterfowl and other wildlife, and Carova Beach, a sandy shore with wild mustangs and an untamed atmosphere. You could also spend time on Knotts Island Bay, a tranquil bay area with seaside amenities and beaches.


Local weather for your stay in Corolla vacation homes

Corolla vacation rentals are in perennial demand, in large part thanks to North Carolina’s consistent year-round climate. Like most beach towns, prices spike in the warm summer months, when average temperatures hover in the high 70s, so booking early is necessary if you're after a beachfront vacation rental in Corolla. Winters are mild, meaning that many outdoor activities are still an option, so why not search for a deal in this off-season period? You can enjoy a festive shopping break and avoid the lines at the top attractions, while also nabbing the best deals on rentals in the area.

Natural features

Corolla—a wild ride

Located in Historic Corolla Park, the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education is the go-to spot to discover this region’s natural heritage. A 5,000 sq. ft. gallery explores the wildlife and ecology of the Corolla area, while an enormous aquarium showcases a wide variety of specimens from the Currituck Sound. If you’re fortunate enough to get a Corolla vacation rental near the park, you’ll have the chance to visit the Corolla Wild Horse Museum or, even better, see these majestic creatures on the beach outside your front door, providing a perfect photo op to commemorate your stay.

How to get there

How to get to and around Corolla

The nearest airport is in Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional), located 29.3 mi (47.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), which is 44.8 mi (72.1 km) away.

Family friendly

Family fun near Corolla vacation home rentals

Corolla is the ideal destination for a family trip. Vacation homes are available near places like the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, a wildlife center with educational exhibits and sanctuary animals, and the Corolla Wild Horse Fund, a sanctuary for Colonial Spanish Mustangs with tours and a museum. Kids will also like Currituck National Wildlife Refuge, a vast sand and marsh waterfowl habitat with shorebirds and sea turtles.

How many vacation rentals are available around Corolla?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,779 vacation rentals around Corolla. From 1,664 house rentals to 33 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.