Heading to the sunny, sandy playground that is Virginia Beach? We don’t blame you! With incredible fresh local seafood, a laidback atmosphere, beautiful vistas, and plenty of things to do, this resort city on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean is quite tempting.
Need a vacation rental in Virginia Beach? We did the hard work for you and found some really nice Vrbos nestled along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. Our list begins in Sandbridge, a secluded beach hideaway that lies about 15 miles south of the touristy resort area of Virginia Beach. Here, you’ll find larger rentals that are perfect for getting together with family or friends. Winding our way north, we continue through Croatan Beach onto Northeast Virginia Beach, closer to the touristy Virginia Beach Boardwalk area.
Hurry, these Virginia Beach vacation rentals are already booking up for summer 2023! Availability can be tricky in this area, so you may want to book your vacation rental first and plan your vacation around those dates. Whether it’s a getaway for two or a big get-together, here are the best Vrbos for your Virginia Beach vacation.
This beautifully decorated five-bedroom vacation rental is just down the street from the sandy path that leads to the beach. The pool, hot tub, cornhole game, and pickleball court will make you want to spend all your time outside. There’s also a covered recreation area with ping pong and foosball tables.
Located on the beach, this seven-bedroom vacation home has plenty of space for a large family or group to spread out and relax. Wall-to-wall floor-to-ceiling windows offer panoramic views of the Atlantic. You can also see the beautiful view from the rec room, which has billiards.
This beautifully decorated nine-bedroom oceanfront rental has plenty of room for a crowd. Amenities include a heated pool, poolside bar, and hot tub. Pool toys, beach chairs, and paddle boards are provided for plenty of fun in the sun. When you’re not by the water, play pool and ping pong, cast a line off the nearby fishing pier, or explore the Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge next door.
With 10 bedrooms, this waterfront estate is “like having a high-end resort all to yourself,” says one reviewer. This seaside manor boasts beach access, pools both indoors and out, and a hot tub. There’s even a shuffleboard court!
Nestled on the Atlantic coast, this luxurious five-bedroom vacation rental features a heated saltwater pool and a hot tub.
Located on the beautiful Croatan beach, this seven-bedroom oceanfront home boasts 180-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean. This luxurious beachfront home has its own private walkway to the beach. It also has a hot tub, a baby grand piano, and a game room, complete with a pool table and ping pong. An elevator makes it handicap accessible. Virginia Beach Boardwalk’s shops and restaurants are just minutes away.
This gorgeous Spanish-style villa can be found in Virginia Beach’s exclusive north end. There’s no pool, but this four-bedroom house is just a block and a half from the beach. Plus, three balconies and a large screened-in porch provide plenty of space to enjoy the great outdoors. The Cavalier Virginia Beach, a luxurious hotel, is next door and the Boardwalk is just a couple of blocks away. The area doesn’t feel congested but is still within walking distance of some of the best chef-owned restaurants in Virginia Beach. Pile the provided beach towels, chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards, buckets, and shovels into the beach cart to take on your 5-minute walk to the beach. Five beach bikes are also included.
Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, this five-bedroom oceanfront home is on the Virginia Beach Historic Register. This quiet beach retreat is part of a residential neighborhood. Up to 12 people can stay in this vacation rental’s four bedrooms, making it ideal for family gatherings.
There’s also plenty of outdoor space to enjoy, including two patios, a rooftop deck, two garden areas, and a grove of live oaks. Take in beach views and watch for dolphins from the dining room or rooftop deck. Have dinner on the rooftop deck as the sun goes down.
Another highlight here is the fancy spa-like tubs, which feature aero massage, dynamic turbo massage, and chromatherapy. A beach cart makes it easy to tote everyone’s stuff down to the water.
In the heart of the resort area, this third-floor oceanfront condo is conveniently located on the boardwalk. Centrally located on Atlantic Avenue between 21st and 22nd Streets, this is the place to be if you want to be in the middle of the action. Shops and restaurants are within walking distance.
This five-bedroom vacation rental is located in the ViBe Creative District, one of the most famous neighborhoods in Virginia Beach. The beachfront is just a quick walk down the street. When you don’t have your toes in the sand, you can still have some fun in the sun by playing cornhole in the yard.
The Virginia Beach Convention Center is just a mile away, and shops, restaurants, and activities are all within walking distance.
This cozy, quiet, and comfortable three-bedroom carriage house is on the grounds of a hotel, the historic Church Point Manor, which was built in 1860. With a tennis court on-premises, this is the perfect place for those who want to play some tennis or pickleball. Or, play some bocce ball on the charming grounds.
Enjoy the outside from indoors by opening the three arched carriage doors. Relax on the covered porch next to an award-winning willow oak that is a few centuries old.
As you may know, Norfolk is a coastal city just west of Virginia Beach. This mid-century home is situated on the calm waters of the Chesapeake Bay. Kayaks are included if you want to explore the water. Relax on the deck or in the hammock.
The Norfolk airport is just 5 minutes away, while downtown Norfolk and the Virginia Beach oceanfront can be reached in 20 minutes.