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Come Sit on Our Deck in the , Let the Salt ? Wash You Clean!
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2.18 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (36 reviews)
Good stay!

"The location of this property is great. Restaurants and shops are in close proximity."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Come Sit on Our Deck in the , Let the Salt ? Wash You Clean!
Oceanfront, Pool, Early Check-in, Elevator, Walk to Grocery, Dining
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0.52 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)
A True Gem

"We loved the owner’s vibe from day 1 which was a year ago when we decided on a staycation. Location was our number one concern. Check! We walked everywhere and the kids’ friends found us easily. Number two was a bathroom in each bedroom. Check! The home is a wonderful pay it forward property with ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

Oceanfront, Pool, Early Check-in, Elevator, Walk to Grocery, Dining
Cozy Ocean Side Cottage Just Steps TO THE Beach AND OF Course PET Friendly!!
4/5Very Good! (23 reviews)
Quiet, clean and close walk to the beach

"We checked in and the previous renters must have been rough on the house. The owner was quick to fix the fee issues without disrupting us. I appreciate that. Will stay here again since it’s close to everything but still quiet. Thanks"…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Cozy Ocean Side Cottage Just Steps TO THE Beach AND OF Course PET Friendly!!

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Personal Resort w/ Private Pool, Hot Tub & Elevator, Walking Distance to Town
4.8/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
Fabulous Vacation Home

"I would highly recommend this vacation property. The location is perfect. We were a group of 18 (with 10 teenagers). The town is adorable and everything is walking distance. In the morning, the adults would enjoy bike riding or taking a leisurely stroll to get coffee. Each night the teens would venture ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Personal Resort w/ Private Pool, Hot Tub & Elevator, Walking Distance to Town
Luxury Oceanfront 4 Bedroom. Great Location!
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2.47 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
First time at surf city NC.

"Property was very nice,clean and in good location.Hot tub had some sand in it and the outside grill was pretty rough looking but worked.Very nice place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Luxury Oceanfront 4 Bedroom. Great Location!
Townhome Steps From the Beach, Newly Renovated, Quiet Neighborhood
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0.61 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)
Get away and visit with son

"Everything was perfect. Steps to the ocean, beautiful and convenient. I’ll try to book the same property for our next visit."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Townhome Steps From the Beach, Newly Renovated, Quiet Neighborhood
Your Pets Are Welcome at This Cozy Ocean Front Beach Cottage
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0.73 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (67 reviews)
Vacation

"Very enjoyable and comfortable stay Excellent beach access and back deck upper beach area."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Your Pets Are Welcome at This Cozy Ocean Front Beach Cottage
Paradise Found! Fabulous, Flexible, Beach Front Luxury! Hottub, Best Location!
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Great location

"The house was in a perfect spot on the beach and in great condition. The property manager was very helpful and responsive. We will definitely pick this spot again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Paradise Found! Fabulous, Flexible, Beach Front Luxury! Hottub, Best Location!
The Fishbowl - The Perfect Surf City Intimate Beach Cottage!
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0.64 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Surf city trip

"The fishbowl was very nice to stay at. It was nice for my fiancé, future sister-in-law and I. It was nice to have the beach just a short walk away. Would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

The Fishbowl - The Perfect Surf City Intimate Beach Cottage!
Unit #522, Surf Condos, Just Like Home at the Beach, Just a Better View
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1.01 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Well equipped beach condo!

"Fantastic location, well maintained property, nicely equipped kitchen, and two seconds' walk to the beach. Owner was very communicative and we had a lovely stay! Woke up and walked down to the beach one morning just in time to see the turtle crew documenting and marking off a Loggerhead nest!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 13, 2020

Unit #522, Surf Condos, Just Like Home at the Beach, Just a Better View
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Visiting Surf City

Travelers to Surf City give high marks for the beaches. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its spas.

  • You'll find 767 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Wilmington
  • The closest major airport is in Wilmington, NC (ILM-Wilmington Intl.), 23.7 mi (38.2 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Jacksonville, NC (OAJ-Albert J. Ellis), 27.6 mi (44.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Surf City

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Southside Park and Topsail Island. Additionally, you might want to add Surf City Pier to your agenda.

Dressing for Surf City

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 71°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 31°F
  • From April to June, the average is 89°F during the day and 44°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 90°F during the day and 57°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 80°F as the daytime average and 31°F as the nighttime average
  • About 54.25 inches of rain falls on Surf City each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 89°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 32°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Surf City?
Based on Expedia’s traveler preferences, Townhome Steps From the Beach, Newly Renovated, Quiet Neighborhood is a top place to stay in Surf City. Personal Resort w/ Private Pool, Hot Tub & Elevator, Walking Distance to Town is another good option for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Surf City, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Surf City.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Surf City?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Surf City, head over to our customer service page.
What are some accommodations with pools in Surf City?
360 Degrees of Heaven 9 Br home by RedAwning is a popular 3-star vacation home featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and an in-room kitchen. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Oceanview Townhome - Pool, Wifi, 5 Flat Panel TVs and Sea Star 322 4 Br home by RedAwning.

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