Although winters on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast tend to be mild, yet enjoyable, we all look forward to the warmer weather in the months ahead. More specifically, we’re looking forward to Spring Break! The 85-mile stretch of golden sand beaches that make up North Carolina’s Crystal Coast offer the perfect vacation spot for families who want a fun but relaxing beach vacation. From dining on the freshest local seafood to amazing adventures both on and off the water to enjoying it all from the comforts of your own private vacation rental, there’s something for everyone!
Awaken each morning to magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean with the beach just steps away. Or enjoy the countless amenities of a luxurious condominium resort such as tennis courts, swimming pools and more. No matter your preference, you’ll find it in Emerald Isle. Here are a few of our best Crystal Coast vacation rentals for your family spring break vacation, so you can start planning your getaway today!
Oceanfront vacation rental: Pirate’s Perch
For those looking to stay just steps away from the beautiful beaches, Pirates Perch is an elegant oceanfront vacation rental featuring all the amenities you need for the perfect spring family vacation. Guests can enjoy the endless, incredible ocean views throughout the bright and beautifully decorated home. Each of the six bedrooms has their own private bath and the primary bedrooms have whirlpool tubs, perfect for relaxing and unwinding at the end of the day.
A ground-level game room offers ping-pong and foosball tables, a TV and wet bar that will make spending quality time with the family easy and fun. The game room opens to your very own private swimming pool and hot tub, with plenty of seating for lounging and soaking up the sun. There’s also a dune-side deck perfect for relaxing and taking in a beautiful sunset.
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Luxurious island condos: Grande Villas
Plan your spring break getaway in one of our luxurious island condos at Grande Villas in Indian Beach, nestled between Emerald Isle and Atlantic Beach. This beachfront haven offers the East Coast’s most indulgent coastal retreat. Discover unparalleled splendor combined with extraordinary club facilities and services, all designed specifically to pamper.
Condo rentals at Grande Villas are exquisitely decorated with spacious rooms, custom kitchens and cabinetry. Enjoy lavish amenities including an oceanfront Grande pool, pavilion and children’s pool, oceanfront fire pit and fitness center that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Guests of all ages will enjoy the Sports & Games Lounge with billiards, foosball and video games.
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Soundfront rental: Oscar’s Place
Oscar’s Place is an incredible soundfront rental in Emerald Isle, NC with a long list of amenities. This rental has 5-bedrooms, three of which are master suites with beautiful views of the Intracoastal waterway. An elevator provides access to all three floors. Oscar’s Place features a custom kitchen with granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances that will make cooking and entertaining easy and fun. It’s the perfect rental for groups of family and friends!
Take in stunning ocean and sound views from the multiple covered and open decks located throughout the house. Spend an evening in the game room which features a foosball table, games, a large flat screen TV and plenty of comfortable seating. Step outside to your own private soundfront swimming pool and hot tub. Take an afternoon stroll down the boardwalk that winds through the marsh and ends at the pier, a perfect spot for paddle boarding or kayaking. And beach access is just five rows down and a beach cart is provided to make trips to the beach a breeze.
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Vacation rentals with pools: Southern Splendor
Another great Crystal Coast vacation rental, perfect for large and multi-family vacations, is Southern Splendor. This magnificent six-bedroom home is situated on over 5 acres with nearly 200’ of deep-water frontage in Newport, North Carolina, just minutes from Morehead City. Southern Splendor is beautifully decorated and furnished both inside and out.
The gourmet kitchen featuring Viking appliances makes cooking family dinners a breeze. And the two outdoor kitchens with grilling areas and granite countertop bars offer the perfect space for entertaining friends. An elevator provides access to all floors, including the three master suites, each with a private bath and French doors that open to a verandah with views of the rear lawn and Intracoastal waterway.
Spend afternoons lounging and soaking up the sun while the kids play in the pool and splash pad. An elevated, private walkway through the beautiful foliage leads to the deep-water dock with wet slip and dock boxes.
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Vacation rentals with game rooms: Poseidon
For the ultimate family spring break vacation, look no further than Poseidon. This eight-bedroom vacation home is beautifully designed and decorated for a luxurious vacation getaway. Each of the five primary suites have a king bed, private bath and deck access.
For the family that is serious about having fun, this home has it all! The large game room features a pool table, wet bar and huge Smart TV. And the theater room is complete with surround sound and plenty of comfortable seating, so you can enjoy a fun movie night with the family. The fun continues as you step outside to an oceanfront pool, perfect for taking a dip after a fun day at the beach. There’s also a hot tub where you can relax and unwind at the end of the day.
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These are just a few of the many luxurious Crystal Coast vacation rentals to choose from for your spring vacation. And take advantage of our Spring Savings Discount and save 10% on select properties when you stay a week this spring.