Experience a New First 

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 Winter and Spring to help plan an Outer Banks getaway.

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Upcoming Events

Feb.23 - Feb 25,2020

Frank Stick Memorial Art Show

The 42nd Annual Frank Stick Memorial Art Show will be held at Dare County Arts... more

Feb.23 - Feb 23,2020

Hatteras Village Waterfowl Festival

Details to come. more

Feb.23 - Feb 29,2020

Janet Pierce Solo Exhibit

Moments Of Light And Color is eclectic in subject matter, but most of the oil... more

Feb.23 - Mar 01,2020

MAME - Broadway Hit

HERE COMES 'MAME'! Our big, bold brassy Broadway hit MAME is coming your way in... more

Feb.24 - Feb 24,2020


After 30 years of teaching, PEGGY CLIFFORD has joyfully retired to the Outer... more

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Packages & Specials

Stay 2 Nights, Get 1 Free

Stay 3 consecutive nights in January or February 2020, reserve directly with us,... more

Book Now, Pay Later......

Book your 2020 vacation today for only $300 Down*, and pay later -... more

Heroes Welcome - Sanderling Resort

A Special Discounted Rate for those who serve our Country. Available to current... more

Johanna’s ~Cafe Lachine- 15% OFF

Join us for 15% off fresh pressed juice, espresso and kombucha. Please mention... more

Guests over 65 Save 10% on 2020...

Guests over age 65 Save 10% on Outer Banks Vacations in participating homes with... 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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