Plan a North Carolina Winter Vacation for the Holidays
The start of the holiday season means many places across the country are preparing for colder weather and snowy days. A holiday on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast is the perfect place to get away from the cold in exchange for sunny days at the beach. Leave ice-covered windshields behind and enjoy the mild temperatures of a North Carolina winter this holiday season.
The Weather is Warm; the Beaches are Beautiful
What’s the best thing about a North Carolina winter? Temperatures on the Crystal Coast rarely reach freezing. These mild temperatures allow you to experience the best activities in the area year-round. Here are just a few ways you can enjoy the warm weather together during the holidays:
- Go fishing at Bogue Inlet Pier
- Look for shells on the beach
- Explore the area on a bike rental
- Go for a leisurely hike at Fort Macon State Park
Celebrate with Holiday Events on the Coast
There are several North Carolina winter events sure to please when vacationing for the holidays. The beginning of December brings the annual Gingerbread Festival, a Christmas Candlelight Tour and so much more. Each town offers various events throughout the season, such as breakfast with Santa and spectacular holiday parades.
If you are interested in learning more about holiday events, then please read our December Calendar of Events for more information.
The Best Choice: Crystal Coast Vacation Rentals
Since the holidays are all about spending time with loved ones, you’ll want a spacious rental to host your getaway. At Bluewater Vacation Rentals, we have over 900 properties on the Crystal Coast, so you’re guaranteed to find the perfect place for your North Carolina winter getaway. The first thing you’ll want to do is decide which town to stay in. Would you like to be on the mainland in Swansboro or Beaufort? Or, would you like to stay in one of our island towns like Emerald Isle, Indian Beach, or Atlantic Beach? Browse all of the distinctive areas on the coast to discover which beach community is right for you!
The next questions you should ask yourself are how many bedrooms you’re looking for and what kind of amenities you’ll need. Choose to stay in a luxury oceanfront home with direct access to the beach or a charming cottage. Whatever property you choose, you’ll have plenty of space to gather in the living room and bake festive treats in the kitchen together. With so many vacation rentals to choose from, you’re certain to find one that’s perfect for the holidays at Bluewater!
What is your favorite thing about celebrating the holidays on the Crystal Coast? Let us know your favorite festivities in the comments below!