Top 10 Vacation Rentals With A Pool In Holden Beach, North Carolina - Updated 2022

holden beach vacation rentals with pools

The longest and largest of the three South Brunswick Islands, Holden Beach is also considered as one of, if not the best beaches, for families in the US. Besides featuring clean beaches, it also offers a number of fun activities, including swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, and biking. Fans of aquatic life will get a kick out of dolphin spotting and exploring the pools during low tide to take a peek at a variety of sea creatures. Visitors who come to town between May to October may also get lucky and find a number of baby sea turtles making their way to the waters. Complete the fun holiday experience by booking one of the vacation rentals with a pool. Here’s our list of the top vacation rentals with a pool in Holden Beach, North Carolina.

1. Cute cottage by the canal (from USD 350)

This house, which is large enough for 10 people, is right by the canal, and the host has even provided life jackets, kayaks, and paddleboards that guests can use to take advantage of the fantastic location of this rental. The fully furnished home also comes with its own dock, where tenants can go fishing. Should you visit during the warmer months, the pool area is equipped with fans to keep you cool. There’s also a gas grill, should you wish to enjoy outdoor cooking.

Canal front home with heated pool.
Holden Beach, North Carolina, United States
29 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is plenty of room to comfortably sleep everyone in the family
excellent linens and a super clean place
the place is sparkling clean and is just very nice over all
elizabeth communicates quickly and her hospitality is warm and kind
i would recommend this place and host 100%
all of the locals were so helpful and friendly
great with a few minutes walk to the beach and the general store
this is a great family vacation spot we loved the pool water access and short walk to the beach
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2. Luxury home for 16 (from USD 1079)

This house is perfect for large groups, as it can house up to 16 people. It is also fully furnished and comes with a few additions, including a giant TV with a matching sound system, a pool table, and high chair. The saltwater pool comes with a tiki bar that has a flat-screen TV, a mini-fridge, and a gas grill. Best of all, it won’t take you a minute to get to the beach. This house comes with an elevator, making it easy for renters to get in and out of the house.

Fantástico patio trasero "Pool Oasis" con Tiki Bar
20 reviews  Wifi Available
House 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

3. Cozy and quiet retreat (from USD 125)

This property is a great option if you plan on taking a quick break. The highlight of this fully furnished home is definitely its pool, which is lined with deck chairs and comes with a charcoal grill. Beach towels, chairs, and an umbrella are provided for guests’ use. The property also comes with a private porch, which has a swing and an electric log fire pit. If you plan on exploring the waters, the property provides easy access to a boat ramp, where a boat or a kayak can be launched. This property can accommodate up to four people.

Pool Side Retreat Holden Beach NC
Lockwoods Folly, North Carolina, United States
70 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool and backyard are super nice
the room was private and lovely loved the pool and grilling area
clean room and bathroom
ned's place was exactly what i needed for a clean bed and bathroom for a couple of overnight stays
he provided clean towels and wash cloths daily and the pool was perfect
most of all ned is a great host
ned was a great host and we will definitely be back we had a fabulous time
ned was a gracious host always there when needed but careful to not be intrusive
very cute place close to the beach
great place close to beach
the room and location was perfect for our weekend getaway
love the pool and how close it was to the water
if you are a chain smoker this place is perfect if you are a non-smoker steer clear
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4. Large oceanfront handicap-friendly home (from USD 1069)

This house pretty much has everything that you need from a vacation home: spaciousness, complete facilities, and proximity to the beach. This property is big enough to accommodate as many as 16 people. Despite its huge size, it is handicap-friendly, coming with an elevator that makes access to just about anywhere in the house easy. It also features handicap parking and has a ramp that connects it directly to the beach. Even access to the pool - which comes with a wet bar - is handicap-friendly, as there is a ramp that leads to this area. Pets are welcome here.

Coastal Calm
Holden Beach, North Carolina, United States
65 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 12 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
described perfectly and would highly recommend spacious clean and perfectly located
holden beach is perfect for those seeking a low key family friendly vacation spot
location was amazing steps off the beach
this place was so amazing check in and check out are incredibly easy and you cannot beat the location
holden beach is also a very cute place and this house is really incredible
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5. Large home with heated pool and views of the ocean and swamp (from USD 495)

If you’re a fan of great views, this is the house for you. This large home, which sleeps up to 16 guests, is at a location that allows guests to enjoy sights of the ocean and the marshland, along with the wildlife in the area such as rabbit, deer, coyotes, birds, and even dolphins. The private pool is heated, and there’s a picnic table there, where you can rest, relax, and even enjoy an outdoor meal, considering that the charcoal grill is available for guests’ use. Books and toys are made available here, as well.

Nueva casa de 5 dormitorios con piscina y espectacular marisma y vista al mar
78 reviews  Wifi Available
House 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nicely furnished kitchen with huge table and sofa large enough for almost everyone
the kitchen (my favorite room) was beautiful - white cabinets gorgeous granite hardwood floors
the pool was perfect size & loved using it in the afternoons & evenings
very roomy great room arrangement open kitchen area makes for great cooking area
the house was spotless and the location was superb
highly recommend this house and the owners were fantastic and very responsive to questions
monica is great and very responsive
we loved the house and the owner was very responsive to needs
monica was responsive and made the process incredibly easy
easy and quick communication with the owners thank you for a fabulous week
this house is a gem the location mid-way down the island was great
we’ve stayed at various houses and beaches this house and location was fabulous
amazing home perfect location definitely will be visiting again
the house is in a great location and was large enough to accommodate our group of 14
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6. Comfy home with ocean and marsh views (from USD 480)

This house has a number of regular guests, which is pretty much a testament of how satisfying it would be to spend a night or more here. The fully furnished property provides magnificent views of the ocean and the swamp. While this house has three levels, it comes with an elevator to make getting from one area to another a breeze. The beach is just a few steps away. The pool and hot tub area has a sound system, if you want to play some tunes while taking a dip. Up to 14 people can stay at this property.

5 habitaciones, 5. 5 baños, piscina, jacuzzi, elevador, fabulosas vistas al mar, pantano e ICW.
71 reviews  Wifi Available
House 14 Guests 5 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 14
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bedrooms are spacious and the mattresses are very comfortable
the owner was a pleasure to work with
owner was great we enjoyed the house
communication with the owner was excellent a great time was had by all
beautiful house well equipped kitchen and so close to the beach
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7. Luxurious home with bells and whistles (from USD 725)

This rental, which sleeps 10, takes “fully furnished” to a completely different level. Not only does it come equipped with everything that renters may need during their stay, it also comes with a variety of perks, including a fully stocked kitchen, free use of a beach buggy, pool toys for kids, two decks, and even welcome snacks. If these aren’t enough, massage services, as well as the services of a private chef and a housekeeper, may be availed at an additional cost. What’s more, the beach, restaurants, and a playground are all close to the property.

🌞 Private heated pool-190 steps to the beach/ 5 bedrooms/4.5 baths ☀️
Holden Beach, NC, US
10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

8. Beachside bungalow for 10

This rental is just across the street from the beach, but you don’t even have to go far to swim, as this property comes furnished with a saltwater pool. The newly remodeled home is spacious enough for 10 and comes with all the necessities. It is also located just a short walk away to a private community dock, where you can go fishing or crabbing.

"Beach Ball Bungalow" is a vacationer's delight with a beautiful salt water pool
3 reviews
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool was a perfect size for our family and the patio had plenty of space
it was very nicely decorated and recently renovated and it was super clean
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9. Beautiful oceanfront home in a gated community

Consider this accommodation if you’re looking to visit Holden Beach with a large group. This beachfront property can accommodate as many as 12 people. It’s not only spacious, but also gorgeous. It is equipped with a number of functional features, including but not limited to a full kitchen, a barbecue grill, and laundry facilities. An elevator in the house makes traveling from one floor to another easy. The heated pool is available from March to October for an additional fee. The house is just a few steps away from the beach.

Ocean front, beautiful views, pool, and elevator!
Holden Beach, North Carolina, United States
31 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 15 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our kids loved playing with the sand and in the small pools
the beds were large and comfortable (no back pain )
beautiful spacious and comfortable house with an amazing view of the ocean elevator made check-in & check-out easy
it’s clean and welcoming
the pool was clean and perfect
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was extremely clean
we absolutely loved this home it was very clean and the views were amazing
joleen was a super host and did everything she could to make us feel welcome
this house and our stay were excellent joleen is an amazing host -- very responsive and helpful
fantastic beach house and location
beautiful private beach house location with so many great amenities
this is a great place for family vacations
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10. Oceanfront home close to shops

You name it, this house has it, from full furnishings to proximity to the beach. It even comes with amenities for families with babies and small children, such as a crib, a high chair, a booster seat, a changing table, and a baby gate. There are games and beach toys that are made available, as well. It is also located just a few steps away from the grocery store, an ice cream shop, and a restaurant. The pool can be heated for an additional fee.

Oceanfront 4 bdrm home with private pool! Reserve now!
Holden Beach, NC, US
90 reviews
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
not having to lug dish detergent laundry detergent hand soap foil and plastic wrap is appreciated
property was very clean and well stocked
the pool was clean and warm and even got cleaned one of the days we were there
it was extremely clean the beds were comfortable with very nice linens and towels included
the house was clean and bright and spacious
the owner was amazing to work with
the owners take great pride in their outstanding home and we look forward to next year
so kid friendly
owner debbie and manager merry have everything you need to fold yourself into this beautiful beachfront home
the house was a perfect location for our girls week
we loved it so well equipped and close to the general store and ice cream shop
perfect location and you can’t beat the amenities
it is the perfect place for kids
the pool is a great place to cool off
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Have a Holden Beach holiday of a lifetime

Holden Beach is the perfect destination for families who want to enjoy a fun-filled vacation. Finding the perfect rental to stay in will cap this experience, so book from the above list of the best vacation rentals with a pool in Holden Beach, North Carolina.

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