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Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach
3 out of 5
100 Charlotte Ave, Carolina Beach, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $95 per night from Dec 20 to Dec 21
4.1/5Very Good! (978 reviews)

"The only negative we had was that when we first walked into the room it was like a sauna. The last person in there had the thermostat set to 94. The listing says there is a fridge and microwave. There is only a fridge, the microwave is in the hall with the ice machine and in this day and age that ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach
Dry Dock Vacation Club
2 out of 5
300 S. Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC
The price is $132 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.9/5Good! (469 reviews)

"Clean comfortable room close to the beach"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2020

Dry Dock Vacation Club
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Carolina Beach
2 out of 5
907 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $76 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
3.8/5Good! (937 reviews)
Great beach stay

"Loved the room...great price..only about 10min walk to beach....the scenery around is good....the walk not as bad as I thought it would b....grab and go breakfast could've been a little better...little more options but was good...pool good went in the rain and it was still good....bed is comfortable...bring ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Carolina Beach
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Cheap Hotels in Carolina Beach

Carolina Beach offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a great vacation choice for budget-conscious travelers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like Carolina Beach Boardwalk, Carolina Beach, and Carolina Beach State Park.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Carolina Beach, you'll find hotels that won't break the bank. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

Dry Dock Vacation Club - 2-star motel. You'll find free WiFi, 2 outdoor pools, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value and overall condition.

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Carolina Beach - Customers like this 2-star hotel for its comfortable rooms and proximity to shops. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach - At this 3-star beach hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Reviews mention the comfortable rooms and convenient parking.

Surfside Lodge Oceanfront - 2-star beach hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and 2 outdoor pools at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its overall value.

Planning Your Trip to Carolina Beach

Still deciding on your trip dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 90°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 36°F
  • Rainiest months: September, August, July, and June, with an average rainfall of 6.44 inches
  • Driest months: April, May, November, and February, with an average rainfall of 3.48 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Carolina Beach

You won't have to spend a lot to get to know Carolina Beach. You can budget for the local attractions that interest you most, and then make time for activities that are easy on the wallet. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Carolina Beach State Park and Freeman Park, or check out the area's cultural spots like Brunswick Town Historic District.

Carolina Beach is also notable for its:
  • Beaches
  • Surfing
  • Bird watching
  • Fishing
  • Seafood
  • Live music

Getting Around Carolina Beach

The most convenient airport is in Wilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.), situated 16.1 mi (25.9 km) away from the city center. Carolina Beach might not have very many public transit choices so a car rental could be a reasonable alternative to explore more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

What is Carolina Beach like for travelers on a budget?
Carolina Beach offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like Carolina Beach and Carolina Beach Boardwalk, this destination is home to Carolina Beach State Park and Freeman Park, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Carolina Beach?
Based on reviews, Dry Dock Vacation Club is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Carolina Beach and Courtyard by Marriott Carolina Beach.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Carolina Beach?
Weather is probably a major factor when you plan your trip to Carolina Beach, and keep in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 79°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 50°F. Average annual precipitation for Carolina Beach is 56 inches.
What is there to see and do in Carolina Beach?
You don’t need to spend a lot to find places to visit in Carolina Beach. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Enjoy the local natural beauty at Carolina Beach State Park and Freeman Park, or check out the area’s cultural spots like Battleship North Carolina.
How can I get to Carolina Beach and get around on a budget?
Checking out these ways to get around Carolina Beach is a smart way to keep your trip affordable. The most convenient airport is 16.1 mi (25.9 km) from the center in Wilmington Intl. Airport (ILM). Carolina Beach might not have very many public transit choices so renting a car could be an economical alternative to see the area.

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