12 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina - Updated 2022

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It is easy to fall in love with Wrightsville Beach and keep coming back for more. Wrightsville Beach is a town east of Wilmington in New Hanover County, North Carolina. The scenic views of the ocean, the harbor side, and the coastline are just some places where recreational activities can be enjoyed in this town. Surfing and standup paddleboarding rank high among the watersports. The local museum proudly displays the town’s history to visitors. Shopping enthusiasts will be ecstatic about the beachside stores and shopping villages. South of Wrightsville Beach is Masonboro Island which offers an impressive display of birds on its eco-tour. The town also offers the best vacation rentals. Check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina that you will love.

1. Tranquil oceanfront retreat (from USD 137)

The natural beauty of the south end of Wrightsville Beach is more appealing because of its quiet environment and lesser crowds. This apartment offers a much-needed relaxation in a serene location. On the top floor, there is a beautiful deck from where you can watch the scenic coastline and beautiful sunsets. There is also a huge lawn in front for you to lounge. Within walking distance to the apartment, you can enjoy meals in one of the many restaurants on the pier. Oceanic Restaurant is a popular choice among locals and tourists.

Tranquil Oceanfront Retreat on the beach
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
165 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful location and view very quiet and fully stocked apartment
was clean and as advertised
living space was very clean
very clean and bedding was great quality
super clean easy check-in comfortable bed
the apartment is cozy and clean and fit 3 of us very comfortably
paul was also an excellent host
paul was very helpful throughout our stay
the hosts were top notch and very friendly
paul was very helpful and generous
our host was close by and was ready to accommodate in any way
a great location
great location on the beach
nice location right on the water
and the place/ location was perfect
super easy and an excellent private location
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2. Modern apartment with a beautiful saltwater pool (from USD 135)

This apartment screams luxury from its high-quality vinyl flooring that resembles tiles to a two-burner cooktop, a full-size refrigerator, and a Keurig coffee pot. It is clean and towels, linen, toiletries, and other travel essentials are provided for guests. A brand new 55-inch smart TV allows guests to enjoy their favorite Netflix shows while on vacation. The large balcony has two rocking chairs looking over the pool and they are perfect for relaxing and enjoying the sunrise. The apartment also allows your furry friends.

105 Pets Are A Plus
130 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large balcony with two rocking chairs looking over the pool were perfect for relaxing with morning coffee
the room was very clean had many conveniences such as a keurig full-sized refrigerator stovetop etc
very clean and neat
the condo was clean and simple
the place was super clean and had everything we needed
our unit was clean and being able to bring our pet made our stay perfect
we had a great time here the space was nice and clean
the staff was wonderful and extremely helpful
laura is a great host
friendly staff and nice pool area are also key to making this a good choice
laura is very responsive to questions
we don’t travel light they were dog friendly
great location - really close to the beach and within walking distance to restaurants
location is wonderful as you are in walking distance to everything you need
nice place and awesome location
location is amazing
awesome space - very close to beach
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3. Serviced apartment near family-friendly beaches (from USD 232)

This apartment is located in a picturesque spot overlooking the bridge at Wrightsville Beach. Comfortably nestled between the Intracoastal Waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, this apartment promises the ultimate beach vacation experience. The apartment is complete with a kitchenette where you can prepare simple meals, a queen-sized Murphy bed, and free Wi-Fi. There is also a small saltwater pool you can take a dip in when you have had your fill of the beach.

Summer Sands
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
129 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire serviced apartment 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room was updated with nice furniture and great view of the inlet and sunsets
towels toilet paper and coffee k-cups were provided and restocked as needed and everyone was very friendly
nice room once you get past the hallway and door
unbeatable location wonderful view perfectly clean very comfortable would highly recommend for a couple
we were able to watch netflix on the smart tv which was cool
space was clean and very light
it is clean pretty and comfortable
laura’s place was clean quiet and very comfortable
the room looked exactly like the pictures and was clean and spacious
the condo is super clean
the whole staff went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable
the staff were all super friendly and the apartment was very well equipped
check-in was like regular motel check-in and cleaning staff came by each day
motel staff was great at check in but i will not be staying here again anytime soon
some dogs were barking because this motel is friendly to dogs
a couple minute walk to the beach great location
great location in walking distance to shops and dining
perfect location with a short walk to the beach
beautiful place and convenient location
this is a perfect location on wrightsville beach
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4. Beautifully appointed studio (from USD 176)

The Shorebreak is located just a few steps from Wrightsville Beach. The studio is close to all the famous places you might want to visit while in town. The kitchen is stocked with all the appliances you need to cook, including pots, pans, and utensils. A coffee maker and toaster help you take care of your breakfast needs. The apartment is sparkling clean and features keyless access. It also has cable TV and Wi-Fi that guests can make use of. The hosts are friendly and responsive.

Shorebreak Retreat
245 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
just the right amount of space for 2 people with a lovely little kitchen and bathroom
the bathroom has a washer/dryer which i guess is great for longer stays
it is clean and cozy
very very clean & quiet area
the space itself was clean and comfortable
the place was super clean and well maintained
it was really clean nice quiet and very convenient
ross is a fantastic host
ross was a super accommodating host
ross is a great host
ross is truly a super host
ross was very responsive and helpful
great location and everything is in walking distance
very convenient location and comfortable
perfect location close to the beach
absolutely perfect location highly recommend
ross’s place is close to perfection for the value and location
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5. Accommodation comfortably close to the beach (from USD 225)

This condo sits in the heart of Wrightsville Beach, on the second floor of a building close to the beach. Its location is strategic in that it is close to the island’s grocery store, coffee shop, surf shop, restaurants, bars, salon, and the fishing pier. The rental is ideal for couples and its one bedroom is furnished with a comfortable king-sized bed. The kitchen is well equipped and features granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. You can also rent bikes close by.

Beach Get Away for Two
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
62 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed is a little stiff but otherwise a perfect stay
the apt was so clean and tidy
the place is essentially a well-carved studio; deanne keeps it super clean and inviting
the place was extremely clean and had everything you needed
the whole place was exceptionally clean well stocked and decorated and overall a pleasure to stay in
i loved deanne's ocean getaway the condo was very clean safe fully equipped and decorated beautifully
she is a great host and has all of the things you might forget
and deanne was a great host
grocery next door is helpful in a pinch
the apt and location are amazing
nice place and good location
the condo is beautiful and the location is perfect
loved our stay so close to everything
cute décor and the most convenient location to the beach shops and restaurants
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6. Guest suite with a screened-in porch (from USD 155)

This guest suite is nicely decorated and allows pets. Located on the Intracoastal Waterway, the one-bedroom suite is within walking distance to multiple attractions like the beach, coffee shops, restaurants, and some bars. There is a screened-in porch and an outdoor shower that guests can make use of. The hosts also rent out four bikes, three surfboards and beach chairs at an additional fee. This suite does not include a kitchen, but it compensates by being within walking distance to fabulous eateries.

Chic suite in the heart of Wrightsville Beach
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
128 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
clean comfortable and quiet space
my dog and i would definitely return for the location and clean space
the bed was very comfortable and everything was sparkling clean
the house was clean and stylish with just what we needed
the space itself was clean and cute and much bigger than expected
hosts are one of the best at responding and answering questions
every time i contacted the hosts they were very quick to respond and were very helpful
lauren was super accommodating and quick to respond
they're very quick and responsive when asking them any questions
this space was perfect for a weekend at the beach john & lauren were amazing hosts
great location walkable to beach
good location and close to everything =)
cute home in a great location
would definitely stay at this location again
the location is a quick 7ish minute walk to the beach and an easy bike ride
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7. Spacious apartment by the beach (from USD 265)

The view of the ocean from this second-floor apartment is magnificent. The condo itself is sparkling clean and boasts of comfortable sleeping arrangements with a king-sized bed, a queen-sized pull-out sofa bed and a built-in bunk bed that sleeps two. A small family can enjoy the best beach vacation while lodging in this apartment. The hosts supply bath towels and beautiful linens for guests to use. The kitchen is well equipped with a coffee maker and guests can easily prepare their meals with all the appliances available.

Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
109 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds and couch were super comfy
all the mattresses were comfortable
the patio was great with a small table and seating for 4-6 and a beach view
the kitchen was well equipped the coffee and tea set up was so nice
it has updated furnishings water views private parking (huge deal) lovely cozy nice clean place to stay
place was clean and comfortable
the condo was clean and well-maintained
the place was very clean
there are numerous artful touches and everything was very clean
their place was so clean and had great amenities
patsy was a very thoughtful host
they are excellent hosts
patsy and greg are the most gracious hosts
patsy and greg were the perfect hosts
owners were also super communicative which was very helpful
ideal location in wrightsville
great location everything we needed & walking distance to wrightsville beach
great location for a beach trip
great apartment walking distance to the beach
great accommodations amazing location very responsive
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8. Authentic beach shack (from USD 228)

This beach apartment has a style that speaks volumes of its past. Blueberry Sam’s Surf Shack has all the interesting little imperfections that come with a well-loved, 70-year-old coastal crib. Few steps out the door and you’re on the beach or at the pier. The rental is located close to good seafood restaurants and cafes. The “surfboard" shower and private garden tub are additional perks that guests can enjoy at this rental. The deck offers impressive views of the ocean and a large grill.

Vintage Beach Bungalow Oceanview Surf Shack
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
477 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor patio and shower were amazing and where we spent most of our time
bed was super comfortable
music in the shower the best
the bed was the most comfortable i have slept in for a very long time
so clean and convenient
super clean and thoughtfully furnished and stocked
great ocean vibes super clean and so vintage beach i wish it were mine
everything is extremely clean
also the house was extremely clean and we would highly recommend this for future vacationers
wonderful home and exceptional host
great host place and community
sam is a great host the place was much bigger than the pictures make it appear
this place is great and sam is one of the best hosts we have had
sam is an amazing host
incredible location & beautiful place
the location is great as well
great place and unbeatable location
the surf shack is quite the find location was fantastic close to everything
easy walk to the beach
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9. Quirky beach house with stunning ocean views (from USD 167)

Wake up to the beauty of the blue waters in Wrightsville when you stay at this peaceful beach house. Enjoy Wrightsville’s best beach and sports activities just a few paces away. Since this charming little island is easily navigable on foot or via a bicycle, you can access attractions with ease. Uber is also available within the island for those who wish to travel a little more comfortably. The beach house is fully furnished and boasts a vibrant, quirky interior. There is a lovely terrace area with a hammock and loungers where you can relish a gorgeous view of the ocean. Kayaks, paddleboards, and bikes are all available for rent on site. Three people are welcome to stay in this beach house. A double bed and an extra floor mattress are available.

Hammock Island Lookout
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
262 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s cozy and has amazing views
my wife and i enjoyed a cozy stay will beautiful views of the water
everything was clean and neat
while small the space was beyond clean safe quiet and secure
everything was super clean and fresh smelling when we got there
house was clean and cozy and a great spot for a weekend getaway
accomodations were clean comfortable and nicely decorated
jarrod was very responsive with any questions i had
jarrod is a super friendly host who always has a smile on his face
jarrod was kind responsive and super accommodating
jarrod was very friendly and always responded quickly
what a beautiful view and neat place outstanding host highly recommended
ideal location lots of restaurants and bars close by
very cute space awesome location- just a 5 minute walk to the beach
great location only a few blocks from beach
super close to the greenway for bicycling as well
easy walk to the beach
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10. Bright and homey apartment with a pool (from USD 169)

Make the best of your beach trip when you book this corner condo that boasts space and superb amenities up to two guests can enjoy. It overlooks Airlie Road which is known for its broken views of the Intracoastal Waterway. This bright apartment is fully equipped and has a king bedroom for guests to sleep soundly during their stay. The bathroom is spacious and offers toiletries and shower essentials. Highlights of this property include a big swimming pool with sun loungers for relaxing, as well as a private terrace guests can access from their bedroom to enjoy the views of the property’s lush greenery. Nearby points of interest include popular restaurants and a beach many people frequent.

Waterway Treehouse Updated Condo Perfect Location
Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
142 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great location enjoyed morning coffee on the comfortable deck shaded by the large live oak tree
a comfortable clean place with a fabulous bed gorgeous live oak tree right off the balcony
loved this place very comfortable bed nice furnishings and awesome location
the condo is set up so coastal and comfortable
the king bed was supper cozy and comfortable pillows i slept great
super clean and dog friendly
the place was very clean and cozy
it was extremely clean and quiet
the space was clean and newly renovated
beautiful comfortable clean accommodation
loved this adorable place luke was a great host and communicator
great place to stay very nice and helpful
great location walking distance to great restaurants
the location was amazing
luke’s place is located in the perfect location close to great restaurants and the beach
luke’s place is in a great location
the location was perfect close to some great restaurants
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11. Awesome beach sanctuary

Take a vacation on the beach and watch the sunrise over the water from your patio. Located on Wrightsville’s oceanfront, where the sea meets Masonboro Inlet, this one-bedroom apartment is comfortable. It overlooks a lovely lawn, the dunes, and the beach. You have easy access to the beach by a private path that takes you directly to it. You can enjoy an oyster roast on the custom-built roasting pit and oyster table or relax by the firepit.

Seaside Sanctuary Oceanfront On The Beach
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
226 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

12. Upstairs unit with free parking

This apartment is very spacious and can easily accommodate seven guests. It is a three-bedroom rental with a large front porch. Located in the heart of town on Wrightsville Beach Park, the apartment is fully furnished and sport upscale décor. The living space is comfortable with ample sitting area and a 60” TV. The TV has a Roku stick where you can sign in to use your Netflix, HBOGO, Showtime Anytime, and Amazon videos.

GIANT porch on water access-Walk to all in minutes
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
21 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Enjoy your getaway at Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach allows you to enjoy great beach experiences and engage in fun-filled recreational activities. The best part is that you do not have to be worried about where to stay. Airbnb vacation rentals in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina offer comfortable lodgings that are close to the beach. Pack a bag and enjoy a vacation on the beautiful white-sand beaches of Wrightsville Beach.

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