Top North Carolina Family Vacation Ideas
The Horse Shoe Farm
Asheville, North Carolina
Located along the banks of the French Broad River, The Horse Shoe Farm provides you and your family the chance to get away from it all.
Bring the kids to visit the farm animals, or stop by the stables to enjoy an afternoon of horseback riding around the outdoor fenced ring. There's plenty of space for outdoor games on their ball fields, as well as activities such as archery, and river sports that everyone in the family is sure to love. From small cottages to timeless manors, one of their six elegant homes is bound to be the perfect fit for your family. There's no better place than this for spending quality time with your family!close
Pirate's Cove Realty
Manteo, North Carolina
Set in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, Pirate’s Cove Realty offers families an unmatched coastal vacation experience.
Primarily, through their fantastic locales. With multiple properties throughout the Outer Banks of North Carolina, the rentals have easy access to beaches, shopping and, of course, Pirate’s Cove Marina. Accommodations are cozy and luxurious, ranging in size from one to seven bedroom vacation home rentals. Of course, all of the amenities you would expect from a quality resort are here. So do yourself a favor and yo-ho-ho over to Pirate’s Cove Realty today!close
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Golden Valley
Bostic, North Carolina
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Golden Valley offers a unique retreat for your next North Carolina family vacation.
Stay in one of their cozy cabins or up your glamping game by renting a luxury group lodge! You can also bring your rig and park it at one of their full hook-up campsites. The kids will love all the exciting activities like mini golf, Gaga ball, Lazer Tag, arts and crafts, or water activities like stand-up paddleboarding or pedal boats. Or have some fun in the sun at the interactive water playground! Every kind of family will delight in a fun-filled vacation at Jellystone Park™ Golden Valley!close
Williamson Realty Vacations
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
Forget hotels, get your own personal vacation home along North Carolina's coast with Williamson Realty Vacations!
Ocean Island Beach is a change of pace from the traditional North Carolina Outer Banks vacation, but just as much fun! Choose from hundreds of vacation rentals, many of which are right on the beach, and enjoy a true beach bum vacation. The family will love spending the day collecting seashells, fishing off of the pier, swimming in the water and exploring this incredible community. The rentals come in a number of shapes and sizes so there will be no problem fitting your family's needs.close
Sugar Ski and Country Club
Sugar Mountain, North Carolina
Find four seasons of family fun at Sugar Ski and Country Club, where alpine adventures and excellent amenities abound!
Carve up the hills at the area's only ski-in/ski-out lodging center in the area. Sugar mountain awaits skiers of all levels in the winter and is perfect for peak-side hiking and biking during the warmer months. The clubhouse offers an indoor swimming pool, sauna, and hot tub. Swing away on the tennis court or just soak in the scenery. After a fun-filled day, return to your rental, which fits up to six guests, and enjoy amenities like cable television, balconies, wood fireplaces, and much more!close
Leatherwood Mountains Resort
Ferguson, North Carolina
Private, luxury homes in the stunning Blue Ridge Mountain forests!
Silently resting upon miles of scenic trails and pristine wilderness are the beautiful luxurious homes that make up Blue Ridge Mountain Resort! Say goodbye to the traditional hotel and motel rooms, and instead enjoy the comfort and luxury of renting out a private, fully furnished mountain home or cabin! Children love the kids' activities available including horseback riding, hiking, swimming, and fishing! All your wilderness dreams can come true at Leatherwood Mountains Resort!close
Asheville, North Carolina
From Blue Ridge Mountain chalets to Smoky Mountain log cabins, wherever you stay at Carolina Mornings will be absolutely unforgettable!
Carolina Mornings positively showers their guests with free exclusive activities, personal attention, exceptional service, and superior amenities. In addition to their obviously superior cabins, Carolina Mornings also offers a wide selection of extended stay condos and pet-friendly rentals. It's the perfect place to head out on a bike ride, hike, or just a visit to a nearby town for superb dining and shopping. Not only will your mornings be fantastic, but your afternoon and evenings as well!close
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
Atlantic Realty provides you with the perfect home-base for an unforgettable family vacation!
Their premier accommodations are located along the Outer Banks of North Carolina’s stunning coast. Here, you will find exceptional activities and adventures that will keep every member of the family entertained. Head to Jockey’s Ridge State Park for children’s nature programs, or take a day trip to the beautiful Roanoke Island and visit the aquarium where the kids can even touch a stingray. The Outer Banks Children's Museum is another great stop for family fun that you can't miss!close
Ocean Isle Inn
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
A unique North Carolina Vacation you won't want to miss!
Ocean Isle Inn in North Carolina offers a family-friendly vacation that is out of the ordinary for its location! Stay on the beautiful oceanfront and experience sights and sounds like no other. Watch dolphins casually swim by, go fishing on the pier, practice that bump, set, spike during a game of beach volleyball, or take part in a casual game of golf! With so much to do, an unbeatable location, and stunning sunrises and settings, there are few things better than a family escape to Ocean Isle!close
Better Beach Rentals
Oak Island, North Carolina
Better Beach Rentals offers the finest beach house rental experience on the longest island in Brunswick County.
Take a dip, in a swimming pool or in the wide Atlantic, with the kids! Build a sandcastle. Hit the open waters in a canoe, kayak or boat. The kids will not want to miss Oak Island Lighthouse, one of the most extravagant lights on the east coast. Each property is unique: some have TVs, fire pits, Whirlpool tub, puzzles, games and books. Complete with all modern amenities and great views, everything you need for a fantastic vacation is waiting for you here at Better Beach Rentals!close
Brunswick Plantation & Golf Resort
Calabash, North Carolina
Take the stress away from planning your next family vacation and head to Brunswick Plantation & Golf Resort for a great experience.
Located on over 1,700 acres of lush golf course and vibrant wilderness, Brunswick Plantation & Golf Course is the ideal location for your next family vacation. The resort features 400 different condo options that include efficiency, one bedroom and two bedroom. Every condo is designed and decorated in the vein of luxury while the amenities and perks exude comfort and relaxation. Make your next family vacation one that your family will always fondly remember and make your reservation today!close
The Winds Resort Beach Club
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
"A tropical escape... closer than you think."
Palm trees, sand dunes, and the beautiful bright-blue ocean create the escape known as The Winds Resort Beach Club. Located in Myrtle Beach, The Winds has a prime and convenient location, making it perfect for family vacations. Three swimming pools, a poolside TikiBar, free bicycle rentals, and - of course - the stunning ocean, create the start of a perfect tropical vacation! A variety of rooms and suites feature WiFi, hot breakfasts, and even pet friendly accommodations! Escape to bliss today!close
Southern Shores Realty
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
Southern Shores Realty offers the top beach front rental homes and condos in the area- and you deserve the best, don't you?
Of course you do, and the friendly staff of SSR will see that you get it! Their gargantuan catalog of more than 500 Outer Banks rentals may vary in size and price, but they never differ in quality. From simple beach cottages to luxury homes, they have the perfect rental homes for every family with every budget can be accommodated. Once you're all settled in, it's time to get out and explore the your gorgeous surroundings! Hit the beach or the town and make some memories!close
High Hampton Resort
Cashiers, North Carolina
Welcome to the epitome of classic: North Carolina Mountain Resort!
Set beautifully on a grassy knoll, High Hampton Resort overlooks mountains, a lake, and a golf course. The stunning backdrop of your vacation is just the start of what makes this place so spectacular. Its perfect climate and four-seasons location make it a natural choice for nature lovers of all sizes and ages. Children love the renowned Kids Program where they can enjoy supervised hiking, fishing, and crafts! The fun is just beginning at High Hampton Resort!close
Outer Beaches Realty
Avon, North Carolina
Luxury at a price you can afford! Outer Beaches Realty's hospitality and gorgeous properties will make you never want to leave.
For years, OBR has provided exceptional Hatteras Island vacation experiences for families, couples, and the rest! What do they cite for their success? Their affordable pricing, incredible customer service, and expansive portfolio of Hatteras Island vacation rentals! While the properties range in size and utility, you'll find that they can accommodate every style and budget, from oceanfront condos to romantic bungalows. There's simply no better way to experience the NC coast!close
Bryson City, North Carolina
Your family stays in style and is surrounded by Smoky Mountain adventures at Watershed Cabins!
There is no end to family fun when you stay in these luxury cabins. Grab a paddle and whitewater raft down the Ocoee River, zip-line through the green tree canopies, or explore the lush landscape of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. After a day of recreation, return to your luxury log cabin and enjoy some relaxation. Up to 10-bedroom cabins accommodate your entire family and showcase a slew of amenities like pool tables, hot tubs, fire pits, barbecue grills, and high-speed internet!close
Surfside Lodge Oceanfront
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
The Surfside Lodge Oceanfront is three things: beautiful luxurious, and an ideal family getaway!
Surfside Lodge Oceanfront's rentals are plentiful and affordable, and you'll certainly find one that is your family's perfect fit. Once you're all settled in, get out and experience all that Carolina Beach has to offer! The rentals are centrally located so as to give you easy access to the area's plethora of attractions. Shopping, dining, and the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher are but three of the countless options. So what are you waiting for? Get to Surfside Lodge Oceanfront today!close
Fontana Village Resort & Marina
Fontana Dam, North Carolina
Experience the proverbial lightbulb moment when you pitch Fontana Village Resort & Marina to your family!
Here, you’ll have everything you need for a successful family vacation. Find inspiration among the Smoky Mountains when you go hiking through the various trails together and take in the fresh air and beauty of the region. The mountain setting is just the tip of the iceberg, with an 18-hole mini-golf course, a disc golf course, marina rentals, and the Stone Creek pool included. The natural splendor and fun activities will be a perfect pair!close
Bald Head Island Limited
Bald Head Island, North Carolina
Bald Head Island Limited has the perfect vacation rental for your next North Carolina vacation.
Leave the stress of the mainland world behind and board the ferry to Bald Head Island. With 38 vacation rentals ranging from two to seven bedrooms, guests are sure to find the perfect accommodation to fit their needs. These properties come with a variety of amenities, including fireplaces, screened porches, and gas grills. While staying on Bald Head Island, spend the day at the beach, explore Old Baldy Lighthouse, or golf Bald Head Island Club’s championship golf course.close