We all have felt the urge for a vacation, and when we do, we may typically think of the beach. Finally, summertime is here to enjoy warm sea breezes and saltwater rushing over your toes. However, when we live in the city, we notice the difference ocean air can make. The air at the beach smell different, and that first breath of ocean air when we arrive on our vacation feels like the best breath of air you’ve ever had. 

When the appeal of the beach is powerful, you may want to be enjoying the ocean no matter what beach it is from. Any beach is good. But it is no secret that what distinguishes a perfect beach vacation from others is mostly choosing the best accommodation. And when you want to add pleasure to your beach journey, fantastic ocean views are highly appealing and can completely transform your getaway experience because you can enjoy them anytime directly from your balcony.

Here you will find a list of luxurious and affordable beach rentals with stunning ocean views. So whether you’re searching for a vacation rental on the east or west coasts, or even in Hawaii, you can be sure that any of these ocean view accommodations will make your next trip to the beach an unforgettable adventure without breaking the bank.

Hakuna Matata Rental in Seacrest Beach, FL

Hakuna Matata is an 8-bedroom private beach home rental in Seacrest on the lovely 30A coastline. The property features a unique in-ground saltwater pool, gulf views, private beach access, and a guest house. The beautiful Main House has a sunroom that overlooks the

Gulf just off the living area. The carriage house of Hakuna Matata hosts an additional full kitchen and a large outdoor balcony offering ocean views. When you book the Hakuna Matata home, you will experience a relaxed, problem-free beach holiday. This property is perfect for large parties or multi-family vacations!

Casa Nautilus in Los Cabos

Relax in luxury by reserving Casa Nautilus for a magnificent Los Cabos trip. This spectacular 4-bedroom beach villa is nestled high above the Pacific Ocean in the private Pedregal community. Casa Nautilus is a welcoming house that can comfortably accommodate up to ten people. Guests staying at Casa Nautilus will enjoy panoramic views of Cabo San Lucas, an infinity pool, and an on-site hot tub. Booking this home allows guests to live luxuriously while on vacation while being close to downtown entertainment.

Magic Hour Home in the Outer Banks, NC

Breathtaking views, a saltwater pool, luxury, and comfort await you in this impressive 7-bedroom oceanfront, pet-friendly home in the Ocean Hill community in Corolla, North Carolina. Guests immediately fall in love with this beach house, where all the bedrooms have an ocean view. On the top level, you will see the most mesmerizing, unobstructed 180-degree views of the beautiful Atlantic Ocean. This beach house rental has easy beach access thru a private ramped walkway. In addition, this fantastic home in the Outer Banks features amenities such as a private pool, a seven-person hot tub, a basketball court, and more! Magic Hour is a stunning home that sleeps 18 guests, perfect for hosting a family reunion on the beach.

Caya Bista Lama 12 Villa in Aruba

Experience a day in the lives of the wealthy and famous with this lavish four-bedroom beach villa in Aruba with a private pool and spa. This pool house may accommodate up to 10 people. Caya Bista Lama 12 is your private retreat in Aruba with breathtaking ocean views that will leave you with an endless scrapbook of memories.

Summit Residence at Kaanapali Vista, HI

The Summit Residence is conveniently located above the Kaanapali Resort and surrounded by the Kaanapali Kai and Royal Golf courses. This beach home rental with a private pool is perfect for families or friends looking for a home rental with fantastic amenities to experience the ultimate vacation in Hawaii that they have always wanted. Summit Residence at Kaanapali Vista is a luxury vacation home with five bedrooms, fantastic ocean views, an entertainment room, a fitness center, and a mini-spa, just a short walk to Kaanapali Beach.

Sand in My Boots in Gulf Shores, AL

Sand in My Boots is an incredible beach home tucked away in gorgeous Gulf Shores, Alabama sands. This beach house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms with enough space to accommodate 12 guests. If you stay at this amazing location, you and your loved ones will have a wonderful holiday. This property features a large balcony that wraps around the whole residence and offers a breathtaking ocean view. The picturesque beach is easily accessible through a stroll. This seaside house has a beautiful open floor design that is perfect for hosting gatherings with family or friends. This exquisite property will completely wow you in every aspect!

Beach Haven Cottage in Rosemary Beach, FL

Tucked behind the beautiful dunes, Beach Haven Cottage embodies all that is good about the quintessential beach cottage. This Rosemary Beach cottage has two bedrooms, three bathrooms, and enough space to accommodate six guests. You could not ask for more when you book this fabulous beach home featuring panoramic views of the emerald green waters for your upcoming summer getaway.

Oceanfront Condo in Port Aransas, TX

When you need a getaway to somewhere full of sun, sand, water, and fun, this beautiful oceanfront rental has just what you need. A beautiful 2-bedroom condo rental on the ninth floor at The Dunes in Port Aransas features an open floor plan with stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. This dreamy condo has the perfect location for a family vacation at the beach and can comfortably accommodate six guests. 

Villa Thunderbird View in Cape Coral, FL

Villa Thunderbird View is the perfect vacation villa to get away and pamper yourself on your family trip to Cape Coral! This family-oriented and splendid 4-bedroom home with a private pool and a hot tub will leave you with remarkable memories and make you fall head over heels. Its unique open layout and stunning views will leave you living dreamy relaxation during your stay. In addition, this pool home has the gulf access canal right in the backyard with a tiki hut on the dock and is close to local beaches and entertainment venues.

Ocean View Haven in Lincoln City, OR

This 5-bedroom, 5-bath beach house in Lincoln City can welcome up to 14 guests. Ocean View Haven property provides guests with stunning ocean views. Take time to unwind and explore the beach, only a 3-minute walk from the front door of this beach home rental. In addition, this property provides guests with access to a private outdoor hot tub that can hold six people. Ocean View Haven is an attractive rental option for groups of family or friends looking to book a beach house to stay and unwind in style.