Cape Charles Short Drives
The best awaits in Cape Charles, VA. Sunset Beach Hotel is a short drive from family favorites such as Maui Jack’s Waterpark and The Virginia Aquarium. Tee off in the morning at a golf course designed by Arnold Palmer and unwind with a drink at Cape Charles Brewing Company.
Cape Charles is a historic town on Virginia's Eastern Shore with a free public beach next to main street. Explore downtown for boutiques, galleries and restaurants including pubs, old-fashioned lunch counters and waterfront eateries. There's no shortage of drinks at Cape Charles Brewing Company. Hit the links at Bay Creek Resort and Golf Club, home to two 18-hole golf courses, one designed by Arnold Palmer and the other designed by Jack Nicklaus.
Just under an hour from Sunset Beach Hotel, stroll the boardwalk, swim in the Atlantic Ocean or shop ‘til you drop. Virginia Beach is a haven for arts, culture and nightlife and is just a hop, skip and jump from Sunset Beach. Touch a horseshoe crab and watch the seals play at The Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center. Go dolphin or whale watching, check out an amusement park, tour a brewery, attend a festival or catch some live music.
Take a day trip to Chincoteague for unique shops, galleries and boutiques. Try everything from local seafood to authentic Vietnamese. Maui Jack's Waterpark boasts adrenaline-pumping slides, lazy river rides and play areas for the little ones. Explore Chincoteague Island National Wildlife Refuge or Assateague Island National Seashore where wild Chincoteague Ponies roam free. NASA's Wallops Flight Facility is also just around the corner.