Top 15 Airbnb Rentals In Ocean Isle Beach, NC - Updated 2022


One of the best ways to escape the stressful routine of life is to take a well-deserved break at the beach. If you are planning to visit North Carolina, then you cannot ignore one of its perfect island getaways, Ocean Isle Beach. The second-largest island among the three barrier islands of North Carolina, Ocean Isle Beach is a heavenly destination for those who are yearning for some tranquility, a languid beach lifestyle, and fun sea adventures. With plenty of things to do, some good ol’ family fun awaits. Whether you’re visiting this island paradise for a wedding or a family vacation, there are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to accommodations. From stylish apartments to budget-friendly condos, check out our list of the top 10 Airbnb rentals in Ocean Isle Beach, NC.

1. Bright beachfront home (from USD 875)

Dreaming of waking up to the sound of the waves? Here, you don’t have to! Allow this bright and stunning beachfront home to be yours during your trip to Ocean Isle Beach. This home does come with a hefty price tag, but it is ideal for large groups of up to 12 people.

The property boasts five bedrooms, a well-furnished kitchen, and a cheery living area with a flat-screen TV. There’s no arguing that the best part of this vacation rental in Ocean Isle Beach, NC, is the large terrace overlooking the sea!

Beautiful Oceanfront property 5 bed/5 bath
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
80 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 11 Beds 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are comfy the wifi worked perfectly
also the beds were super comfy with good quality sheets and very good mattresses
kitchen being fully equipped is a very nice thing to have
great house very clean and well-appointed
beautiful house clean everything you could ever want
the house was clean and had everything we needed
the house is well furnished well equipped and was very clean
the house and location are beautiful clean and just as described
the owner was very responsive answering my questions
wished we were informed communication with the host was great
heather was a wonderful hostess -very responsive and timely
the location was just awesome
the location of the house was perfect
beautiful home and amazing location
great place literally right on the beach
we would definitely choose this again as a place to stay
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2. Sumptuous family apartment with a boat dock (from USD 425)

Located close to a canal, this sumptuous family apartment comes with a fantastic boat dock where you can unleash your adventurous side by exploring the beautiful surroundings. Ideal for a family getaway, the property features lavishly decorated bedrooms. There is also an open-concept kitchen and living room. The living area is one of the best places to chill out given its sleek setting that uplifts the mood instantly. The property offers access to a beach as well as a golf cart to move around. Other convenient amenities include an outdoor cabana, a hanging bench, and a wonderful seating area.

Canal Front Home with Boat Access & Golf Cart!
41 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
with a new bed in place we would definitely return
the beds were extremely comfortable
we were very comfortable in the house and had plenty of space
the house had everything we needed was clean and nicely decorated
sarah was a great host and provided quick responses
sarah was very responsive anytime we had questions
sarah was a great host and always responded quickly to my questions
highly recommend amazing time and super nice host
host was quick and helpful to respond to our questions during our stay
i would definitely come back to this location
perfect location right on canal especially if you have a boat
great location easy access to the beach it feels like home away from home
we will definitely recommend your place in the future
location is great and the house was surprisingly spacious for our whole crew
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3. Family-friendly apartment with a gorgeous deck (from USD 320)

For an ultimate getaway with your family in Ocean Isle Beach, consider booking this spacious house suited for eight guests. Whether you like to chill out on the deck and enjoy the cool ocean breeze swaying back and forth, or wish to enjoy a completely relaxing day at the community pool, staying here means you have a lot of options to keep you entertained. Just close to the apartment is a wonderful beach where you can spend an entire day with your family. The property has four well-appointed bedrooms, a kitchen that is fully stocked, and an outdoor shower.

Stunning Second Row Updated Beach House
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
48 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the decor was attractive and the furniture (including beds) was comfortable
the house was very clean and nicely decorated
the house was very clean
the house was also clean and up to date
this home is very clean and well decorated
have a great time our host was amazing
sand wagon was so helpful
lynne was super responsive and provided great information for check in and out
lynne is very helpful and quick with getting back to messages
loved the location
the house and location was perfect
the location is wonderful - super close to the beach access and was not crowded at all
everything was great with the location and place
lynne’s place is a perfect oib getaway the location is so convenient to the beach
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4. Stylish condo offering glistening ocean views (from USD 225)

When you book this stylish condo, all you can get is a sumptuous interior decor with subtle whimsical elements such as a surfboard-shaped table, a wooden signpost, and a compass hanging on the wall. What really makes it stand out is its long and spacious porch area where you can unwind all day long, thanks to its airy setting facing the glistening ocean. Another key feature of this property is the pool area where you can have fun with your friends over cocktail drinks. For kids, there is a brand new park equipped with fun games.

The HIP-Nautic
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
65 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect getaway spot with a great ocean view comfortable and cozy
there were little thoughtful touches like sand toys for our kids snacks and extra toiletries in the bathroom
there is a smarttv in the living room that was a great touch for several tv options
the bathroom is gorgeous and the little sleeping nook was so cute we invited family to join us
this space was everything the space is really cute the kitchen is well-equipped
very clean
very clean and great check in procedures
it was very clean and a great location
the home was very clean and the beds were very comfortable
you can’t beat the location this particular until was very clean and met all our expectations
tori is an excellent host
tori was quick to respond and was a great host
tori was a great host and was quick to personally correct an unexpected issue that arose
tori was very responsive and an great host
tori was an excellent host and responded to our messages very quickly
location is truly perfect
this is a cute condo in a perfect location
amazing location really cute place super comfortable bed
great space and prime location
wonderful accommodations and the location is fantastic
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5. Upscale apartment with breathtaking ocean views (from USD 325)

Located close to an eclectic range of restaurants and shops, this upscale apartment invites guests to stay in a perfect setting. With its plush deck kitted out with tables and chairs, enjoy your morning tea while taking in the breathtaking view of the sunrise. Sometimes, you can spot wildlife here such as foxes and seabirds. The interior is studded with opulent amenities like soft and comfy nude couches. The kitchen is an amazing spot to test out your cooking skills. The two bedrooms are tastefully decorated for discerning guests who are seeking comfort and aesthetics.

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
97 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
extremely clean beautiful views
john was rapid with responses and helpful with every inquiry
would definitely recommend this location
the location was fantastic
it was a great location and beautiful decorations
location location location steps to the beach amazing view
this unit is super close and convenient to beach access but quiet and private as well
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6. Affordable apartment for couples (from USD 115)

If you are a backpacking couple in search of an affordable apartment close to the beach, then this apartment is perfect for you. Aside from unlimited views of the sea, this Ocean Isle Beach rental on Airbnb also comes with a queen bed, a TV, hangers, a hairdryer, and free wifi. Another highlight of this property is its quaint decor.

Since the owners are trying to keep the price down, guests are required to bring their own queen sheets, towels, and toilet paper.

Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
135 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the view from our room
it was a very nice room with a partial ocean view and had a pull out couch
the space was immaculate and well decorated the bed was comfortable and the a/c felt fantastic
great view of ocean and close to everything pool local seafood and boating
updated clean comfortable compact with nice furnishings and a great location
very clean and comfortable
very clean and well decorated
was very clean and had everything we needed
super clean super comfortable and homey
small clean cute economical vacation getaway
she and her husband are both wonderful hosts
great host and a great space
i would definitely cone back and stay here also renee was very attentive and sweet
this place is great close to everything host was nice and responded fast
great central locale easy parking
beautifully remodeled and great location
the location of this unit was amazing
loved this little condo close to everything walking distance to the beach
great place in an outstanding location
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7. Sleek apartment with a gorgeous inlet view (from USD 214)

Located in close proximity to the beach and some top seafood restaurants, this sleek apartment invites a family of six to stay in a serene atmosphere. The apartment is equipped with two comfy bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen. There’s also a living area decked out with plush sofas. The best feature of this property is its front balcony that offers an awe-inspiring view of an inlet.

Soundside Condo
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
74 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
sleeping in the beds with comfortable pillows was very nice
the condo was clean and nicely decorated
very clean and well stocked kitchen
beautiful clean condo with comfortable beds
very clean as well as peaceful
dana’s place is nicely decorated and very clean
dana is an amazing host and answers really quick
thank you dana for your quick and informative responses
thanks for being a great host
dana is a fantastic host and i look forward to visiting again
great location that’s just a short walk from the beach
great location; would stay again
nice condo with a convenient walk to the beach
it was a great location on the island as well and close to local restaurants and shopping
oh yea great location too
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8. Oceanfront family condo with three bedrooms (from USD 270)

For an epic beach vacation, opt for this contemporary oceanfront condo for a family of six. Spend your vacation in all privacy and in a serene setting by staying in this spacious condo. Whitewashed interior, plush furniture, and brand new home appliances will definitely make your stay as comfy as possible. Wake up to the incredible ocean view from your balcony and enjoy a sip of coffee.

Oceanfront 3 BD/2 BA OIB Condo - Quiet Beach
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
updated with nice furnishings and bed setups were good for a family
this is a beautiful place with plenty of room
the pool was very nice as well
it was also exceptionally clean
it was clean and had everything that we needed
the condo was very clean and the kitchen is well equipped
the pool was very clean
this unit was well stocked stylish clean and modern
the host was also very helpful kind and responsive
such a helpful host to make the process easy for both check in and check out
excellent rental owners are great to work with
convenient check in and check out host was responsive to inquiries
convenient check in and check out with a very responsive host
fantastic location right on the beach
shelley’s place was perfect for our 1st trip to the area
the place was as advertised great location right on the beach
fabulous condo updated kitchen great location easy access to the pool and beach
we had a great stay and the location cannot be beat
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9. Lovely condo close to attractions (from USD 225)

For a beach getaway with your family, consider this oceanfront condo located close to a range of attractions such as a local museum, a miniature golf course, and splendid beaches. The condo is designed to accommodate a family, so expect to find many spacious units. Amenities consist of a queen-sized bed, a bunk nook, and a queen sleeper sofa. There’s also a lovely hot tub and a private deck to unwind.

Oceanfront Ocean Isle Beach Condo
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
166 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great ocean view pool and jacuzzi
a great place to enjoy breakfast on the deck and watch the sunrise over the ocean
we loved watching the ocean from the balcony and going to the pool
the kids enjoyed the bunk beds and the porch view not to mention pool and hot tub
kids were excited about bunk beds and jacuzzi in the bedroom
super clean and great communication
condo shows some age but is clean and comfortable
clean and cozy condo right on the beach
clean room with everything you need
the condo has everything you need and was very clean
patrica was a wonderful host
the host was very responsive accommodating and quick to reply
the owner is very responsive and helpful
she is a wonderful host and responds to any questions right away
patricia was a great host and responded quickly to communications
the location is fantastic
great location in the center of the island
perfect location can walk to just about everything you need
location is unbeatable this unit was cute and cozy
great location right on the beach
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10. One-bedroom condo with a pool (from USD 153)

This one-bedroom condo is a good choice for backpacking travelers seeking an affordable apartment in a decent setting. The place is immaculate, minimalist, and serves as an ideal place to retreat. Beach is pretty close, in case you want to swim in its cool, clear waters. For a refreshing plunge, you can always rely on the inviting swimming pool.

On the island (Ocean Isle)! and affordable
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
34 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had the best time at carobeth’s beach home we love having breakfast out on the deck each morning
the unit was clean and well equipped
her place was clean and everything we needed (minus toilet paper) was provided
very clean and comfortable in a great location
we enjoyed our stay very much carobeth's place is super clean cute and a short walk to the beach
her place was very clean for us and she was a great host
carobeth was also very responsive and was able to answer our questions quickly
cato beth is very helpful and quick to respond a great host for sure
we had a wonderful time the neighborhood is friendly and good for evening strolls
great location very clean and great host to communicate with
this is a great location walking distance to the beach
it was a good location
a great little place close to the ocean
a great place to relax with the beach only steps away
we loved our trip to ocean isle carobeth’s condo is very close to the beach access point
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11. Beautiful home with a spacious yard (from USD 273)

If you can’t bear leaving your fur babies back home, this pet-friendly home is a must-rent for your Ocean Isle Beach excursion! With a spacious fenced yard, your pets are going to have a blast on their own.

Fitted for five guests, the two-bedroom rental also boasts a beautiful kitchen, a private balcony, and plenty of entertainment choices like TVs, DVDs, books, and games. Free Wi-Fi is included too. Both bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom. The beach is about three minutes away.

Ocean Breeze Home - Pet Friendly, Fenced Yard
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
86 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super clean and all the furniture was very comfortable and attractive
clean and beautifully decorated
the house was also very clean and homey
the house is nice and clean with everything you’ll need and more
the home is clean and comfortable
very clean incredibly well stocked and in a quiet location
amazing at quick response cozy pet friendly home
she is a wonderful host we hope to return someday
heidi is a great host and a quick responder
wonderful host - had everything we needed and great touches throughout for a perfect beach week
heidi is an amazing host would love to come back
awesome location for the sunset beach half marathon
great rental in a great location
close to everything and very nicely decorated
great house in a great location easy access to the local stores and to the beach
it was also a great location just a few minutes drive from the beach
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12. Homey condo near the attractions (from USD 175)

If you wish to explore not just the shores but all of the best offerings in Ocean Isle Beach as well, it’s a good idea to stay in this well-appointed condo hosted by Tracey. The home is within walking distance to the pier, as well as restaurants, dessert shops, and specialty stores.

Inside the unit, you’ll have a mini kitchen, a cozy living room with a balcony, and a well-maintained bathroom. The single bedroom has a queen bed but the sofa pulls out into a bed, too, to accommodate up to four guests.

Ocean Isle Fun & Sun 302
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
113 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful room great view perfect
renovated inn with bedroom “kitchen” and bathroom in a shared space then sofa bed in the living room
her room was perfect for our spontaneously planned family weekend getaway
very clean and comfortable
it was super clean
the condo/apartment was clean and ready early
room was clean
the room was clean and well-maintained
host was quick to respond to my many questions and the condo was extremely clean
budget friendly room
the location is great you can walk to everything
very cute place with wonderful location
great location and steps away from the beach
good location to surrounding attractions
great location to the beach and restaurants
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13. Family home with stunning ocean views

Wake up to breathtaking views of the ocean when you stay in this two-bedroom beach house that can accommodate six guests. The rental is on the upper floor of a two-level stilt home and features an open-plan main area shared by the homey and well-furnished kitchen and dining areas and the living room. The main area leads out to a private balcony where you can gaze at the sea to your heart’s content.

For your convenience, amenities like a washer and dryer, free parking, and Wi-Fi are included too.

Gorgeous Ocean View Romantic Getaway - Built 2018
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
18 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture and beds were very comfortable
great place all tvs have roku for netflix
the house itself is brand new and has a fantastic kitchen and beach view
clean comfortable stress free vacation spot with gorgeous views
it was clean well equipped and a pleasure to stay in
we found the everything to be clean organized and easy to find
ultra clean and modern with all the amenities
awesome location house was super clean amazing views
dan was a great host
great location at the east end of the island
we had a great time at dan's place we loved the location the view and the layout of the house
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14. Comfy rental near a pristine beach

Smack in the middle of a beach resort, this well-appointed accommodation ticks all the boxes when it comes to sleek interior decor, convenience, and comfort. With easy access to facilities such as fine restaurants, stores, and of course, a pristine beach, this property is simply one of the best choices in this area. There’s also an outdoor swimming pool waiting for you to take a refreshing plunge.

This Ocean Isle Beach rental also comes with modern amenities such as a mini-fridge, a small microwave, a coffee machine, and a full bath area.

The Caribbean Suite
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, United States
84 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of the sound was beautiful from the deck above the swimming pool
enjoyed the small things - like the table & chairs dishes & decor
the room was a great size for an overnight stay for the three of us
we took sheets toiletries towels toilet paper paper towel and hand soap
had a great stay room was just so described
the room was very clean and everything was just as the communication indicated
great place clean and easy to get around
my first visit and loved it cute and clean little room
conversely our place was fresh clean and everything worked as it should even though it was small
clean place and great central location
great location and hosts were quick to respond to any questions i had
darcie is a very good host all questions were answered without having to ask
darcie was an awesome host we had a minor issue upon check-in but it was immediately resolved
great location just a 3 minute walk to the beach
great location at a reasonable price
friendly and close to everything
loved being walking distance to the beach
super convenient location we walked everywhere
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15. Ideal retreat with a pool

Boasting a private pool, this 4-bedroom home is an ideal respite for 10 people. It’s one of the most affordable accommodations, too, for its size and guest capacity. Relax in the living room, where you can watch your favorite movies, read a book, or simply lay on the couch.

A fully functional kitchen with modern appliances, a covered porch with a view, and a spacious sun deck are some of the other luxuries you’ll have access to here. The pier, filled with excellent shops and dining options, is about three minutes away by car.

Choice Beach Retreat: Private Pool & Steps to Sand
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
clean and very comfortable
it was a beautiful house clean comfortable very spacious and cozy
you have to stay here perfect short walk to the beach
we were super impressed with this beautiful home in the perfect location
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Spend a relaxing family getaway in Ocean Isle Beach

Nicknamed the “Gem of the Brunswick Islands”, Ocean Isle Beach is the perfect destination for an ultimate relaxing getaway. From its pristine beaches to its eclectic range of restaurants and shops, there are plenty of things to do in this wonderful hideaway.

Frequently asked questions about Airbnb rentals in Ocean Isle Beach, NC

1. Which Airbnbs in Ocean Isle Beach have a pool?

This ideal retreat, this stylish condo offering glistening ocean views, and this family-friendly apartment with a gorgeous deck are the Airbnb rentals in Ocean Isle Beach that have a pool or offer pool access.

2. Which Airbnbs in Ocean Isle Beach have a balcony?

Can’t get enough stunning views? Here are the Ocean Isle Beach Airbnbs that have a balcony: a sleek apartment with a gorgeous inlet view, an oceanfront family condo with three bedrooms, a beautiful home with a spacious yard, and a homey condo near the attractions.

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