Best Rentals in Atlantic Beach For A Summer Vacation

The picturesque town of Atlantic Beach is known as one of the finest destinations on the Crystal Coast. Situated on the idyllic barrier island, the town is surrounded by Bogue Sound on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other. No matter what kind of vacation you’re after, the beaches, history, and activities in Atlantic Beach will thrill the whole family.

Check out our five top picks for Atlantic Beach vacation rentals.

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Ocean’s Edge

5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms

This beautiful modern home was featured on HGTV and is ideal for a large family or a small group planning a trip to the North Carolina coast. Situated right on the water, you and your guests will enjoy spectacular views and ultimate convenience for your beach trips. Inside, you’ll find an amazing open plan design, complete with granite kitchen features and an expansive, luxury living area. With a private pool at your disposal, you’ll fall in love with this luxurious Atlantic Beach home.

Find out more about this exceptional vacation home. 

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Bridge View on Broad

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom

Planning a romantic couple’s getaway in North Carolina? Bridge view on Broad is the perfect spot to call home. This adorable 1-bed home has beach access, a screened patio, and a private dock for mooring your boat. Inside, you’ll find everything you need for your stay including a full equipped kitchen and a cozy living room. With superb restaurants and shopping a few blocks away, you’ll love staying in this dream apartment. 

Find out more about this cozy home for two. 

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Dolphin Lookout

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms

This breathtaking home is ideal for a quiet family fishing trip. With peaceful ocean views, plenty of natural light, and a large, comfortable porch, your family will want for nothing at Dolphin Lookout. This home features a games room and a vast, spacious interior. 

Find out more about this fresh oceanfront home.

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The Hanner

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms

This spectacular villa will wow you with its modern features and its fantastic amenities. With fresh stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and an HDTV, you’ll never want to leave this luxurious, freshly renovated holiday home. Each bedroom has access to its own oceanfront balcony, so the whole family can enjoy the serene sunset views every single day. Stroll down to the beach every day and enjoy the iconic North Carolina waters in privacy and peace.

Find out more about this lovely beachfront villa. 

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Sea Dreams 305

4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 bathrooms

If you’ve been dreaming of the sea, this home is sure to be the rental you’ve been looking for. With its fresh, aquatic-themed interior design, you’ll love this airy, breezy, sea-themed home from the moment you lay eyes on its bright orange exterior. This charming home is right on the water so you and your family can enjoy the beach any time of day. You’ll also have access to a lovely community pool, play area, and grill.

Find out more about this modern beach-themed home.

What To Do in The Summer

Atlantic Beach is a fantastic town during the summer. There is plenty to do.

  • Spend an afternoon lounging on the beach gazing at the pristine clear waters
  • Catch some sunset Fourth of July fireworks on the Crystal Coast  
  • Discover the fascinating, shocking pirate-filled history of the region at Fort Macon and the NC Maritime Museum 
  • Learn about NC’s local fishes at the amazing NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
  • Go for a hike on the Hoop Pole Creek Nature Trail

For more information about summer events in Atlantic Beach, check out this handy guide.

Homes In Other Beach Towns

We also have some stunning properties in other beach towns along the coast. Check out our lovely Harkers Island rentals or our rentals in Beaufort to discover even more options for your trip to the Crystal Coast.

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Here at Spectrum Properties, we specialize in finding the perfect vacation homes on the Crystal Coast for each and every family. Our stunning homes boast fresh, modern interiors, charming decor, and breathtaking views of the iconic coastline. 

Discover more Atlantic Beach oceanfront rentals on the coast today.