Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Rocky Point getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rocky Point with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Rocky Point

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Rocky Point a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castle Bay Country Club (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Olde Point Golf & Country Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rocky Point

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Rocky Point is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ogden Park (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Hugh Macrae Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Airlie Gardens (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • New Hanover County Arboretum (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Greenfield Lake Park and Gardens (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Wrightsville Beach (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rocky Point

Fly into Wilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.7 mi (18.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Jacksonville, NC (OAJ-Albert J. Ellis), which is 31.7 mi (51 km) away.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rocky Point?

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 Rocky Point:

  • Ocean City Beach: 408 vacation rentals
  • Historic District: 78 vacation rentals
  • Shell Island: 232 vacation rentals
  • South End: 335 vacation rentals
  • South Harbor Island: 200 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Rocky Point?

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

  • Wrightsville Beach: 1,771 vacation rentals
  • Surf City Pier: 1,196 vacation rentals
  • Magnolia Greens Golf Plantation: 1,877 vacation rentals
  • Johnnie Mercer's Pier: 2,262 vacation rentals
  • Mayfaire Town Center: 2,216 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rocky Point listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Rocky Point?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 261 Houses in Rocky Point. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rocky Point include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 72 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rocky Point?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 57 vacation rentals with pool available in Rocky Point. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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