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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Ocracoke reviews

  • Portsmouth view

    "We stayed here in November for a long weekend. I've been coming to Ocracoke for around 10 to 12 years and this is one of the nicest homes I've stayed in. The view from the deck is awesome, and the home is beautiful."
    Guest: Tammy L. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 30, 2014
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  • Another awesome stay!!

    "2014 marked our 5th visit to Ocracoke and our second consecutive year at this amazing house! We had such a great stay in this house last year that we decided to come back again. This house is perfect for our family of five (two adults, two small children and our Miniature Schnauzer, Jack). It has everything we need and plenty of space. It is always very clean and ready for our arrival. The owner is fantastic to work with and always available to answer any questions we've had about local vendors, places to visit, etc. Our trip this year was cut short because of Hurricane Arthur, but we are hoping to get back for a visit this fall! We love Ocracoke and we love this house!!"
    Guest: Julie W. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 12, 2014
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  • “Fantastic Views, Quiet, Restful!”

    "“Sisters” cottage in Ocracoke, NC excels in amenities. The house was more than just a place to stay. Two and a half baths and a large kitchen are a plus for a larger family. We had two “cooks” in the kitchen and never got in each other’s way! Every window has a beautiful view: marsh, sound, creek, and tons of birds. Bring your binoculars! The screened porch provides a relaxing reading spot or outdoor place for meals. Multi-level decks extend the activity areas on three sides. The stars are beautiful from the highest deck! In house Wi-Fi helps both computer geeks and gamers and the television has cable. The wooden swing is a must-try, and very soothing. The deck even has a hammock. Town is a short and pleasant walk or bike ride. We felt comfortable and right at home in this beautiful clean cottage! We plan to come back soon."
    Guest: Sally Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 25, 2014
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  • First time visitor to Ocracoke

    "Loved the views, especially from the screened porch. Location close to many shops and restaurants. If you want to cook, the kitchen is fully equipped. Very comfortable bedrooms. One caution, many stairs. Condo starts on the second floor and living area is on third floor."
    Guest: Karen Q. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 27, 2014
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Ocracoke Travel Tips

Outer Banks Vacation Rentals in Ocracoke, NC, are Surrounded by a Natural Playground

Ocracoke vacation rentals on the southern tip of the Outer Banks are surrounded by Cape Hatteras National Seashore designated areas, preserving 14 miles of undeveloped beaches – this is a dream destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Without bridges to connect it to the mainland, Ocracoke rentals are accessible only by ferry, making for a vacation that truly feels away from it all. You won’t feel isolated here, however: the village provides all the services you’ll need at your Ocracoke lodging. Ocracoke Island is the perfect spot for honeymoons, getaways and family beach vacations. Escape to your private Ocracoke cottage rental for a refreshing vacation like no other.

Things to Do Near Ocracoke Beach House Rentals

Your number one priority on Ocracoke Island will be relaxing, and Ocracoke rentals are near plenty of diversions to help you do just that. Ocracoke village offers guides, tours and rental shops for bikes, ATV tours, dolphin cruises, sailing tours and more. Take a boat tour to Blackbeard’s hideout with Austin Boat Tours, or take surfing lessons from Ride the Wind Surf Shop. Surrounded by all this water, you’ll be tempted to try your luck fishing, and Tradewinds Bait & Tackle has everything you need. The main attraction near Ocracoke Island rentals is miles of pristine beaches, perfect for soaking up the sun and sea air, strolling, sea-shelling, and living the laid-back beach lifestyle Ocracoke Island is famous for.

Restaurants and Shopping Near Ocracoke Vacation Rentals

Fresh seafood, family favorites and picnic fare will fuel your activities, and Ocracoke restaurants offer these and many other tempting dishes along with a friendly and casual atmosphere. Get super-fresh seafood at Howard’s Pub & Raw Bar, Jolly Roger Pub & Marina on the waterfront, and at Capt. Ben’s Restaurant. Get a sandwich for the beach or a treat at the Back Porch Lunchbox; start the day or treat yourself at Ocracoke Coffee Co. & Island Smoothie, near your Ocracoke vacation rental.

Take a stroll through the shops and galleries near Ocracoke Island vacation rentals: shop for souvenirs and eclectic gifts at Captain’s Cargo and The Gathering Place; pick up a beach read at Java Books and Books to be Red. Find something special to commemorate your Ocracoke vacation at the Ocracoke Restoration Company or Over the Moon. The village of Ocracoke has convenience stores, tackle shops and Zillie’s Island Pantry gourmet market to stock your beach rental on Ocracoke Island.

Transportation To and Around Ocracoke Cottage Rentals

Vehicle ferries link Ocracoke Island to the rest of the Outer Banks and to North Carolina’s mainland. A free ferry shuttles passengers and their vehicles between Hatteras Island and Ocracoke; the ferry routes Swan Quarter-Ocracoke and Cedar Island-Ocracoke require reservations and a fare. On Ocracoke Island, one road, Highway 12, runs along the narrow island from the northern end to the southern village. You can drive on Ocracoke Island beaches with a 4-wheel-drive.

Best Time to Book Rentals by Owner in Ocracoke NC

Summer is the top Ocracoke beach rental season, and most businesses are open from mid-April through September on Ocracoke Island. Mild temperatures linger in the fall and early spring, and many Ocracoke vacation rentals offered by owner are available year round, for a peaceful and relaxing Outer Banks getaway anytime of year. Find the Ocracoke lodging that’s perfect for your vacation right here on VRBO and get away to this peaceful island that’s miles away from ordinary!

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