Oak Island, NC, is a barrier island with access to the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. The island offers sandy beaches, fishing opportunities and its own lighthouse along with a laid-back vibe. Read through these ideas for things to do and places to visit while you're there.

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About Oak Island

Families, couples and friends have been vacationing at Oak Island for years. It has restaurants, shops and attractions while still maintaining a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Beach: Lounge on 10 miles of beach where you can enjoy Southern sunshine and sandy shores. With more than 60 public beach accesses, it's easy to find your way.
  • Explore: Explore the island by bike or golf cart. The west edge is a good spot to get a photo of the marshland and the ocean. Check out the dog park if you have a pooch with you.
  • Oak Island Lighthouse: Visit the lighthouse that stands 153 feet high. Climb 131 steps to reach the top for a panoramic view.

How many rentals are available in Oak Island?

There are 2,111 vacation rentals available in Oak Island across several booking partners.

What is the price range for rentals in Oak Island?

Vacation rentals in Oak Island have a price range between $66-$2,121. The average price for rentals in Oak Island is $187 per night.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Oak Island?

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Internet / Wifi
  • TV

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