Top 10 Long-Term Rentals In Carolina Beach, North Carolina - Updated 2022

long term rentals carolina beach nc

Known for its largest freshwater lake, Carolina Beach is one of the favorite places of beach-goers visiting the northern side of Carolina. Located 15 mi (24 km) from south of Wilmington, this beach destination is crammed with marinas, fishing fleets, and party boats. What makes this place more interesting are the three main features, such as Intracoastal Waterway, Cape Fear River, and the Atlantic Ocean, that make water-based activities more accessible and thrilling. Of course, there is the other side of Carolina Beach. The local restaurants are places you would want to stay put, thanks to the chefs who know how to perk up a food lover’s taste buds. If these are enough reasons to inspire you to plan your next vacation, check out our list of the top 10 long-term rentals in Carolina Beach, North Carolina.

1. Two-bedroom apartment close to the beach (from USD 233)

This two-bedroom apartment is located within close proximity to the beach and Carolina Beach fishing pier. It is also near Freeman Park, where you can plan a camping day during your long-term stay here in Carolina. If you wish to stay all day long within the confines of a luxury setting, then this apartment can just be your right choice. Decked out in a modern style, this property can sleep up to four guests comfortably. The bedrooms come with an ensuite bathroom and premium beds. Thanks to the recent facelift, the property now has gorgeous vinyl plank floors, a sleeper sofa, and a new kitchen, a dishwasher, a Keurig machine, and electronic appliances.

Blue Wave Condo***newly remodel***Ocean view***
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
126 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
updated and cozy condo with great ocean views the balcony was spacious and the beds were comfortable
such a relaxing stay from the location to the beds couches and amenities
very clean and beautiful condo
the place was clean and exactly as advertised
everything was fresh and clean when we arrived
the condo was extremely clean and modern
the place was very clean and linens fresh
david was a great host
david is super responsive and thoughtful - the perfect host
he was an amazing host and i look forward to returning next year
fabulous host who was great at communicating and checking in throughout the stay
we loved the swing and the host was very attentive
awesome place to stay very close to beach access and close to all restaurants
good location - close to beaches restaurants and attractions
the condo is in a great location away from the business of the boardwalk
this is a wonderful place to stay the condo is beautiful and the location is great
the location was wonderful and the condo was very comfortable
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Monthly discount: 15% off

2. Boho-chic apartment with kid-friendly amenities (from USD 232)

Check out this boho-chic apartment located close to the beach. Take advantage of the location, and enjoy spending some quality time at the beach with your family. With large living room and bedroom, this apartment can accommodate up to four people easily. The kitchen is immaculate and comes with a quartz countertop and a new microwave. The bathroom is also filled with toiletries so you don’t have to go out and buy some. The balcony is one of the highlights of the property; you can unwind and chill over here to watch the beautiful sunset.

1/2 BLOCK TO BEACH ACCESS/Kid&Pet friendly!
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
124 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and furniture was super comfy
the bed felt like an air mattress and was definitely the least comfortable part of the airbnb
couch is extra comfy and the bed was exceptionally comfortable
the ac works great comfortable bed pretty wallpaper good streaming for kiddos when you need to just relax
extremely clean and wonderful place to get away
great communication great location clean perfect
the unit was very clean and had some nice conveniences
clean with friendly responsive hosts
the place is cute and clean and the price was great
they were very thoughtful hosts
host were very quick to respond and we very accommodating to special requests
the hosts are excellent communicators
adam and megan were fabulous hosts
adam and megan were very responsive
great location easy walk to the beach
great location parking under the building
the location was also perfect with a quick walk to the beach
amazing find great location to the beach
super close to a nice beach and just far enough away from the strip to relax in quiet
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Monthly discount: 10% off

3. Beach retreat with two balconies (from USD 220)

If you are looking for a contemporary-style apartment but with a classic touch, then this two-bedroom rental is your best bet. This property is suitable for guests who are looking for comfort in a luxury setting. In addition, this place features an inviting swimming pool perfect for a morning plunge to kickstart your day. There are two balconies, where you can marvel at the incredible ocean view. Amenities included are the two spa-like bathrooms, beach chairs, board games, modern appliances, and a fully equipped kitchen.

2 bedroom 2 bath Weekend Beach Getaway
58 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable
clean well stocked and decorated
very very clean especially during this pandemic
the unit was very clean and comfortable for four adults to stay in
condo is chic and comfortable and very clean
the hostess was kind and answered me quickly when i had questions as well
jennifer is a great thoughtful host and would recommend this stay
jennifer is an amazing caring and thoughtful host
location is super close to beach and to the jeep park
this condo couldn’t have been a better location to the beach and restaurants- right in the middle of everything
second stay great place and location
great for walking and riding your bike
i can imagine this place being hard to book in the summer we hope to come back
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Monthly discount: 10% off

4. Sumptuous apartment close to downtown Carolina Beach (from USD 231)

Tucked away in a secluded corner of downtown Carolina Beach, this one-bedroom apartment offers a retreat in a tranquil setting but close to the main facilities. Not far from the popular attraction, Carolina Beach Boardwalk, guests will be able to enjoy a boatload of facilities such as fine restaurants, shops, and a beautiful spot for a relaxing afternoon stroll. After a long day outside, guests can comfortably relax in the apartment and enjoy maximum comfort—thanks to the excellent amenities such as the private deck, living area with couches, and the outdoor shower. On top of that, there are two free parking spaces.

Top Floor Water Views! Beach Chairs & all Linens!
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
137 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
such a nice peaceful apartment with fantastic views
super hot water for the sink and shower
the condo is so clean cozy and has great views from the top deck
the kitchen was very useful and kept our budget under control
the fireplace was fantastic and we loved the hot shower
everything is clean and provided
the condo was very clean and comfortable
everything was sparkling clean and fabulous
this place is very clean and adorably decorated
the condo was super clean and cute
the hosts were very responsive and accommodating
mindy was a wonderful host
they were responsive and flexible
beautiful place and outstanding hosts
the hosts truly care about their guests and the environment
great location overall
so close to the beach perfect location and charming apartment
great location near the beach
great location with easy beach access
the location is great - just a couple of minutes walk to the beach
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Monthly discount: 15% off

5. Spacious condo steps from the beautiful beach (from USD 207)

If you are looking for a beachfront apartment, then check out this one-bedroom studio apartment that comes with some of the best amenities in the area. Thanks to its breathtaking ocean view, hot tub, and inviting swimming pool, guests are guaranteed the ultimate vacation experience. Apart from the laid-back atmosphere, this condo also comes with a queen-sized bed, a comfy sofa, a free parking lot, an immaculate bathroom, and a well-equipped kitchen.

Carolina Beach Cabana Boardwalk and Beach Condo
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
130 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed is super comfortable and loved the shower
we found our condo very clean and well stocked
great place clean an quiet
super clean upon arrival
very clean and well stocked
super clean space and comfortable bed
sabine was a great host and was always quick to reply
sabine was a wonderful host
the host clearly cares about her guests having a good experience
sabine was a great host
sabine was a very good host
beautiful location cute little space
cute and cozy condo in superb location
great place to stay great location
a good place with a great location had a wonderful trip
great location very convenient to local spots
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Monthly discount: 34% off

6. Swanky studio apartment with great ocean views (from USD 293)

Wake up to the soothing sound of the crashing waves when staying in this swanky studio apartment overlooking the ocean. This property is one of the recommended places if you are looking for a place close to the beach with easy access to facilities. The apartment offers a large bedroom and a spacious living room. There is a private porch offering a breathtaking view of the ocean. The kitchen is fully equipped with essential amenities.

Bright Airy Great Ocean views/NorthEnd/Breakers
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
60 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress was very comfortable
a/c worked very well
there is a ceiling fan in the bedroom and living room
a nice and cozy spot for yourself or you and your significant other
the place was very clean when i arrived too
this place was very clean and we definitely would recommend
second time coming back and the condo was even cleaner (it was clean before) and smelled nice n' fresh
the place looked exactly like the pictures posted and was very clean
i agreed and also loved the cleanliness of the whole condo and awesome balcony with ocean view
chris was a fantastic host went above and beyond making sure we had everything we needed
chris was a great host- quick to respond and gave great suggestions for local restaurants
we couldn’t have been happier with our host and the experience
attentive great customer service amazing views
chris was an awesome host we would love to come back
the location was a good quiet place with easy access to everything needed
the bed was super comfortable and the location was excellent
kudos to offering a great place to stay
the proximity to carolina beach state park was awesome for guests that like trails— this is a must
hidden gem right next to freeman park the balcony is absolutely beautiful and looks right at the beach
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Monthly discount: 50% off

7. Lovely condo on the north end of Carolina Beach (from USD 174)

Since it is conveniently located close to a pier, you can go fishing or indulge in local food any time of the day. With one bedroom and one-and-a-half baths, this property is ideal for a couple on a romantic getaway. The place features two pools, a garage, and a fully equipped kitchen that has ingredients ready to whip up delicious food.

Denise and Dave's Romantic Condo Steps To Ocean
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
32 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is small but fully stocked which made cooking easy and enjoyable
the condo was exceptionally clean
condo was super clean and cozy
place was clean and had everything you needed
it was clean beautifully decorated ocean view and super close to beach access
it was clean and comfortable with everything one might need provided (kitchen stuff towels beach chairs etc
host was attentive and helpful
carol the property manager is so nice and accommodating
if you're looking for a professional friendly and accommodating host you have to give this place a try
loved the location
great place in a great location
perfect apartment for a romantic getaway close to the beach
lovely stay great location seconds from the beach
beautiful condo if you want to just pack your bags and get away this is the perfect place
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Monthly discount: 53% off

8. Oceanside oasis near activities (from USD 222)

This opulent one-bedroom apartment, with an airy and white interior, is located close to the beach, shops, groceries, and bars. Staying here means enjoying the rental’s natural light and waking up to the incredible ocean view to start your day in a good mood. Whether you wish to stay solo or with your partner, this apartment ticks all the boxes. It also offers a pool for that quick, refreshing dip and a secured parking area for guests coming in with cars.

Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
177 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c works great as the trane unit appears pretty new
great apartment right on the beach with a great view
the view is amazing it was comfortable clean and had everything we need
it makes it quite comfortable
very clean and organized
the space was clean and inviting
it was perfectly clean and smelled fresh when we entered
the condo was very clean cozy and comfortable
very clean and wonderful place to spend a week
host was helpful and always quick to respond
staff at the building were friendly and helpful
older building but host did a great job making it look inviting and accessible
she was very quick to communicate and wonderfully helpful
the host replies quickly and is very nice
great location right by the boardwalk
perfect get away for a couple close to everything
it’s nicely decorated and location excellent
this was the perfect location
this condo is a great deal affordable right on the beach and close to everything
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Monthly discount: 12% off

9. Family apartment with a beautiful deck (from USD 373)

Are you searching for a spacious apartment that can accommodate your small family? Then, check out this family apartment located just a five-minute walk from the beach. The property is composed of three spacious bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. There is a fully equipped kitchen to make any meals easy for your family. The draw of the property is the balconies offering a beautiful view of the surrounding areas.

Cozy Beach Duplex 4 blocks from ocean
Carolina Beach, North Carolina, United States
30 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we all had plenty of room and comfortable beds
it is very comfortable and attractively furnished
very clean and spacious
place was very clean and modern
the place was spotless linens were clean and the amenities were all in good condition
very thoughtful and responsive host
the location was perfect for us
the house is located in a great neighborhood and is a short walk to the beach
great location nice and quiet and only a 5 minute walk from the beach
great location super nice people fun area
a short walk to the best tiki bar on the island
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Monthly discount: 61% off

10. Luxury studio apartment for lovebirds (from USD 149)

Just steps away from the pristine beach, you will find this luxury studio apartment. Although it is located in a secluded area, it is close enough to facilities. This place is reserved for discerning romantics looking for a luxurious setting, where they can enjoy maximum comfort. The property comes with a large bed, fine furniture, crisp linens, and home appliances. Nearby facilities include swimming pools, restaurants, and bars.

Amazing Ocean View Condo across from Tiki Bar
48 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
new air conditioner works great
the condo is the perfect space for 2 cozy super clean and comfortable furnishings
also the pool is very clean
the place is very clean spacious and comfortable
the apartment was nice and very clean
clean & great location
great place for a short weekend trip to the beach very clean and perfect for two
james is a wonderful host
james is a great host and easy to communicate/work with
wonderful location wonderful host would come back
great location and within walking distance of beach and food
the location was great beach access was literally across the street
easy check and good location and value
excellent location very close to the beach and other activities
it’s close enough to everything but far enough away to be nice and quiet
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Monthly discount: 60% off

Indulge in Carolina Beach's offerings

If you want your next vacation to be filled with watersports activities, then check out Carolina Beach where you can try your hand at fishing, surfing, and kayaking. Of course, to be able to enjoy these water-based activities, you need a place to stay. To make planning easy for you, do consider one of the abovementioned long-term rentals on the coast of North Carolina.

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