A vacation isn’t a vacation if the whole family isn’t there. Dogs that are leashed are permitted year round on Oak Island beaches. Dogs are allowed off their leash from October 15 until March 15 from 6:00AM until 8:00PM in locations marked by beach access signs.

Woman petting Labrador dog on a beach at sunset in Oak Island
Dog Friendly Accommodations

Vacation with Your Entire Family on the Beaches of Oak Island

We offer a variety of Oak Island pet friendly accommodations. From motel style rooms to 2 bedroom suites, our Oak Island motel & suites has just the room you are looking for when traveling with your furry family member!

  • We require all dogs to be current on their vaccinations and display a rabies vaccination and an ID tag.
  • Always have a water bowl, fresh cool water, and extra poop bags with you.
  • Clean up after your pets and properly dispose of the pet waste.
  • Remember pavement, sidewalks, and sand get extremely hot and can burn your pets’ paws. Provide shady retreats for them, as well.
Eight Pet Friendly Rooms & Suites

Find Your Dog's Perfect Vacation Home in These Pet Friendly Rooms

2 King Bedrooms Suite – Pet Friendly

  • 2nd Floor
  • 2 King Bedrooms
  • Shower/Tub Combo
  • Ocean View

1 Bedroom Queen Suite – Pet Friendly

  • 1st Floor
  • Queen Bedroom
  • Shower/Tub Combo
  • Ocean View

King Standard Room – Pet Friendly

  • 1st Floor
  • King Bed
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Sitting Area

2 Doubles Room – Pet Friendly

  • 1st Floor
  • 2 Double Beds
  • Walk-in Shower
  • Sitting Area
Jack Russel dog playing with a frisbee in the grass

Dog Friendly Parks on Oak Island


Welcome to Oak Island!

The Beach House Motel & Suites is a fully renovated landmark motel located in the heart of Oak Island, North Carolina. Our boutique Oak Island motel is open year round, however, if you are looking for a last minute getaway and need to book for a same day arrival, we do ask that you give us a call for current availability and direct booking rates.

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