Welcome to the Outer Banks 

The Outer Banks has a way of connecting with people, staying with them long after the vacation is over. Uncrowded beaches that stretch for miles and the endless possibilities that come with them. This is America’s First Beach. The site of our country’s first National Seashore and the place where the English first tried to settle in the New World. National and state parks share those stories and more. You’ll find hospitable people in the towns and villages of the Outer Banks, and plenty of vacation rentals, hotels, and other comfortable lodging options to call “home” for a few days, or a week or two. The restaurant and shopping choices are every bit as diverse. Not many big box stores or chain restaurants out here. Chances are, you’ll have to try something new. But hey, this is the land of firsts. You’ll be rewarded for stepping outside of the ordinary. View a list of our Restaurant hours and openings for Fall and Winter.

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Upcoming Events

Jun.25 - Aug 22,2018

81st Anniversary of The Lost Colony

On opening night of The Lost Colony, the park facilities (visitors ctr,... more

Jun.25 - Jun 29,2018

Deep Space Terraformer - ages 9+

Deep Space NXT Terraformer Camp 9+ @ Kill Devil Hills Parks and Recreation Jun... more

Jun.25 - Jun 29,2018

Edison Robotics - age 1st to 3rd...

Edison Robotics ages 6 to 8 @ Kill Devil Hills Parks and Recreation Jun 25 @... more

Jun.25 - Jul 23,2018

Family Magic Show

The Amazing Stanley appears (and disappears) on Monday nights (June 18, 2018... more

Jun.25 - Sep 24,2018

Live Waterfront Music by Rory...

Enjoy live music on the sound at Cafe Pamlico at The Inn on Pamlico Sound every... more

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Packages & Specials

Advanced Purchase - Save up to 30%

Book your stay early, pay for it in advance and you will receive a special... more

Hometown Hero Discount Program

You teach us. You protect us. You save us. Your hard work, selfless bravery and... more

Hometown Hero Discount Program

You teach us. You protect us. You save us. Your hard work, selfless bravery and... more

Hometown Hero Discount Program

You teach us. You protect us. You save us. Your hard work, selfless bravery and... more

Hometown Hero Discount Program

You teach us. You protect us. You save us. Your hard work, selfless bravery and... more

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Life on the Edge

The OBX is a 130-mile stretch of barrier islands just off the coast of North Carolina. Made up of quaint towns and sleepy fishing villages, each wonderfully weather worn to a varying degree. Even spanning hundreds of years and despite millions of visitors, each town retains its own individual character

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