Hotels in Cape Carteret, North Carolina

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Cape Carteret overview

If you're looking for a new favorite getaway, look no further than Cape Carteret. Though Cape Carteret might not have many well-known attractions, you don't need to venture far to visit Emerald Plantation and Emerald Isle Woods Park. There's plenty more to see, including sights like Star Hill Golf Club.

Where to stay in Cape Carteret

Whether you're planning a longer vacation or a weekend getaway, Cape Carteret has the right hotel for you. You can shop as many as 130 deals for Cape Carteret accommodations on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 40%. We have room prices starting at 43 USD per night and here's a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Cape Carteret as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 3 4-star hotels from 104 USD per night
  • • 39 3-star hotels from 56 USD per night
  • • 19 2-star hotels from 48 USD per night

How to get to Cape Carteret

Fly into New Bern, NC (EWN-Craven Regional), 26.5 mi (42.6 km) from central Cape Carteret.

What to see around Cape Carteret

Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Emerald Plantation (2.4 mi/3.8 km from the city center)
  • • Emerald Isle Woods Park (2.5 mi/4 km from the city center)
  • • Water Boggan Water Park (2.5 mi/4 km from the city center)
  • • Bogue Inlet Fishing Pier (2.8 mi/4.4 km from the city center)
  • • Salty Air Open Market (2.9 mi/4.7 km from the city center)

When to visit Cape Carteret

If you're beginning to plan your vacation, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 67°F day, 35°F night
  • • April-June: 84°F day, 49°F night
  • • July-September: 86°F day, 61°F night
  • • October-December: 77°F day, 35°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 12.32 inches
  • • April-June: 12.20 inches
  • • July-September: 20.39 inches
  • • October-December: 12.24 inches