Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Cape Carteret

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Cape Carteret. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognised for its golfing, dolphin watching and kayaking. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway 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 holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Cape Carteret a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cape Carteret

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

  • 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

Transport 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 centre. 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.

Where to stay near Cape Carteret?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 860 holiday rentals near Cape Carteret. From 398 Houses to 306 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cape Carteret is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cape Carteret?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cape Carteret. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • MacDaddy's Entertainment Center: 654 holiday rentals
  • Star Hill Golf Club: 663 holiday rentals
  • The Golfin Dolphin: 655 holiday rentals
  • Hammocks Beach State Park: 696 holiday rentals
  • Country Club of the Crystal Coast: 886 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Carteret listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cape Carteret?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 398 Houses in Cape Carteret. Our other popular types of Cape Carteret holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 306 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 81 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cape Carteret?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 392 holiday homes with pool available in Cape Carteret. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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