Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Chincoteague is ready to explore

The island views and wildlife create a pretty picture of Chincoteague. This city's boating, seafood restaurants and horse riding draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Seasonal weather in Chincoteague

Travellers enjoy Chincoteague for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Chincoteague

Chincoteague is famous for its island views, breathtaking sunsets and wildlife. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Chincoteague. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert N. Reed Downtown Waterfront Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Assateague Island National Seashore (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Cypress Park (14.4 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Pocomoke River State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Chincoteague

Fly into Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), the closest airport, located 29.3 mi (47.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Ocean City, MD (OCE-Ocean City Municipal), which is 29.6 mi (47.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Chincoteague Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 203 holiday rentals near Chincoteague Island. From 158 Houses to 7 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chincoteague Island for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Museum of Chincoteague: 205 holiday rentals
  • Captain Timothy Hill House: 205 holiday rentals
  • Robert N. Reed Downtown Waterfront Park: 206 holiday rentals
  • Assateague State Park: 3,935 holiday rentals
  • Wallops Flight Facility: 211 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chincoteague Island 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 Chincoteague Island?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 158 Houses in Chincoteague Island. Our other popular types of Chincoteague Island holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 20 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chincoteague Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Chincoteague Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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