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Morehead City Travel Guide

This lovely, vibrant port town is an awesome scuba diving and fishing destination. Morehead City also has many eclectic shops and attractions and is also host to some interesting annual events like the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament and the North Carolina Seafood Festival.

Things to Do in Morehead City

85 miles of coastline makes for some excellent fishing, surfing, and paddle boarding. Check out the Marina, rent kayaks or SUP's, or join fishing charters and dive boats to explore the beautiful warm waters of this community.

Downtown Morehead City is home to many artists' studios, galleries, and a community theater. Also do a fun walk to find the 12 sculptures located around downtown which portray the diverse sea life found in and around these shores.

Best Time to Visit Morehead City

Summer for tropical weather and Fall for the fishing season.

Price and Availability Index in Morehead City

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Morehead City is in July, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Morehead City is in the high season in July. Morehead City has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Morehead City tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Morehead City tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Morehead City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Morehead City. The hottest month in Morehead City is June, when temperatures peak at 89 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 18 ˚F. The wettest month in Morehead City is August with 8.83 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.76 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Morehead City

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, priceline and more. AllTheRooms has 105 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Morehead City, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. A trip to Morehead City can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $35 per night. A typical accommodation in Morehead City costs on average $145 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Morehead City, then you can choose from over 47 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 9 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 9 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Morehead City, you'll want to pick from 48 places to stay that provide parking. 5 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 15 pet-friendly places to stay in Morehead City, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

In Morehead City AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 5 providers, including 27 places to stay from Airbnb, 5 accommodations from VRBO and 5 places to stay from priceline.

75 accommodations in Morehead City have been reviewed: 83% are rated excellent or good. 20 accommodations allow instant booking.

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