Exceptional Wilmington, NC Vacation Rentals | TurnKey

Exceptional Wilmington Vacation Rentals

Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.℠

Professionally cleaned before every stay
24/7 local in-market support
100% up-to-date booking calendars
Automated secure home access

Why Wilmington guests love staying with TurnKey...

"Great location, great property, great service from Turnkey! A few hiccups- the lockbox for the key is broken, the lock on the slider to the balcony doesn't work and my code to the front door stopped working midway through my visit. The staff on the phone was great working through the issue, though, and I would stay again!"..."
Wilmington TurnKey Guest 4 days ago
Downtown Condo w/ River View, Near Shops & Beaches
"Very nice Condo. Described accurately. Everything you need was provided. Short walk to Beach and Pool. Would recommend This rental to others."..."
Wilmington TurnKey Guest 5 days ago
All-Suite 4BR Condo w/ Pool - Walk to Beach
"Very nice Condo. Described accurately. Everything you need was provided. Short walk to Beach and Pool. Would recommend This rental to others."..."
Wilmington TurnKey Guest 8 days ago
All-Suite 4BR Condo w/ Pool - Walk to Beach
"Nice property for family vacation. Pet friendly. Good access to beach. Bathrooms need refreshing and the grass needed to be cut. Otherwise, this was a very nice vacation place with plenty of room for a family vacation."..."
Wilmington TurnKey Guest 12 days ago
Oceanfront 4BR w/ Boardwalk
Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.
Professional Cleaning
Hotel quality linens
Starter set of toiletries
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Secure, keyless entry
24/7 local support

Local Wilmington Support Team

With support from our local, Wilmington team, you can relax and focus on creating one-of-a-kind vacation memories. We’re standing by 24/7 to make sure you experience the smarter way to vacation rental.

24/7 guest support

The TurnKey Promise

Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.℠ That’s the TurnKey promise. With TurnKey Vacation Rentals, you’ll always find unique vacation rental properties with a consistent, fine-hotel experience.

We guarantee all listing information is accurate and up to date. Upon booking, you’ll be provided timely and helpful communications regarding your trip. If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!

At TurnKey properties, 90% of guest reviews are 4-5 stars, and we maintain a 93% guest satisfaction rating of cleanliness upon check in. And don’t worry … you’ll never have to clean up after your stay.

Selecting a TurnKey property, you can truly relax and know you’ve made the right vacation rental decision for your travel needs. TurnKey is truly the smarter way to vacation rental.℠

Why rent a vacation home in Wilmington, NC

Fascinating history. Gorgeous Beaches. Vibrant culture. Few other destinations combine those three ingredients like Wilmington does. If you are planning on a trip to Wilmington, consider staying in a vacation rental, a form of accommodation growing in popularity. Most vacation rentals offer more space than what you’d find in a typical hotel room, with multiple bedrooms, a full kitchen, a living room and more, making them great choices for family or group trips. And if you’re staying in a TurnKey Wilmington home, you’ll still get all your favorite hotel perks, like free WiFi, hotel-grade linens and towels, a starter set of toiletries, and 24/7 support from our local Wilmington team. Vacation rentals also provide for a more authentic, local experience: you’ll feel as if you’re part of the neighborhood whether you stay in the historic downtown or in a beachside community.

Here are some things you can look forward to during your stay in a Wilmington vacation rental:

  • Drench Yourself in HistoryWilmington is known for its breathtaking homes from the antebellum period. Walking the grounds of these historical homes is truly like stepping back in time. The shade of live oak trees and the moss dangling from the limbs helps you picture people living and working in days past. With over 230 blocks of homes, churches, old architecture, and ancient trees, this area in Wilmington is a Nationally Registered Historic District. Two popular homes to tour are the Bellamy Mansion and the Poplar Grove Plantation.
  • Take a Horse-drawn Trolley RideA fun, unique way to view the historic areas of town is to ride to the click of hooves, just like days of yore. Springbrook Farms Trolley was not only voted the best trolley service by Encore Magazine, but they are committed to rescuing abused and unwanted horses and giving them a great life! You are not only purchasing a fun afternoon ride around Wilmington, but supporting a great cause.
  • Stroll on the Carolina Beach BoardwalkFood and Wine Magazine voted this one of the Top 10 Boardwalks in the Nation, and you will see why! The Carolina Beach Boardwalk features numerous shops, tons of restaurants, rides, nightlife and even weekly fireworks - all right by the ocean! You'll find iconic boardwalk activities such as an arcade, ice cream shop, and a huge ferris wheel which offers an memorable view of the Atlantic Ocean. There are seasonal events at the Carolina Beach Boardwalk such as concerts and special Christmas activities. Visit their calendar of events and plan your visit! It's a must!
  • Visit the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort FisherThe North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher is ready to let you get close to stingrays, baby turtles, an albino alligator and even talk to one of their divers while they are deep underwater with sharks! You can spend a day here just amazed by the abundance of underwater nature and its inhabitants. The Aquarium is open daily from 9am - 5pm. Tickets prices are reasonable with discounts for kids, seniors and military. Also, kids under the age of 2 get in free!
  • Dine OutIf you love to eat at great restaurants, Wilmington is the place to be! And when you think "dine out", we truly mean it. Downtown Wilmington was voted the "#1 Best Al Fresco Neighborhood" by USA Today readers. Wilmington is home to a great collection of craft breweries, wine bars, bistros, seafood, and eclectic restaurants.Dine at a variety of unique locations such as by the ocean, at the riverfront, or on a rooftop.

  • Live Music is Easy to FindMany of the antebellum homes host concerts in their gardens and music is ongoing at our riverfront or oceanfront amphitheaters. With so many outdoor venues in Wilmington, you will find concerts and festivals to fill your days, all year long.
  • Head to the BeachLocated close to the Atlantic Ocean, Wilmington offers the paradise beachfronts you’ve been dreaming of. While visiting Wilmington you are convenient to Carolina Beach, a family-friendly classic beach featuring the iconic boardwalk. You are also handy to Kure Beach, a more laid-back, natural beach where you can forget all your worries. Wrightsville Beach is the beach to visit to surfing, kayaking or paddleboarding! Each beach has its own personality yet offers miles of sandy beach where you can enjoy the surf or get lost in a book!
Do you own a vacation rental? Let's connect