Destination guide

The tranquil area of Colonial Beach awaits your stay

The area's jazz and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Colonial Beach. This relaxing and walkable city is known for its beaches, riverfront and coffeehouses. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Colonial Beach

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Colonial Beach a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ingleside Plantation Vineyards (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Ingleside Vineyards (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Cameron Hills Golf Links (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Oak Crest Vineyard and Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Caledon State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Caret Cellars (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Colonial Beach

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, June, August and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Colonial Beach

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Colonial Beach is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Westmoreland State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • St. Clement's Island State Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Caledon State Park (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Rappahannock National Wildlife Refuge (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Chapel Point State Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Warsaw Town Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Colonial Beach

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 45.6 mi (73.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), which is 50.6 mi (81.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Colonial Beach?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday lettings near Colonial Beach. From 33 Houses to 24 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Colonial Beach is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Colonial Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Colonial Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ingleside Vineyards: 75 holiday lettings
  • Ingleside Plantation Vineyards: 72 holiday lettings
  • James Monroe Birthplace: 69 holiday lettings
  • Bayside Marina: 70 holiday lettings
  • Chapel Point State Park: 103 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Colonial Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Colonial Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 33 Houses in Colonial Beach. Our other popular types of Colonial Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 24 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Colonial Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Colonial Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.