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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

  • Diamond in the rough!

    "This rental is in the perfect location. Great restaurants and shops within walking distance. It has all the comforts of home - comfy bedding, good water pressure, great a/c, just to name a few. Carol, thanks for making our trip so enjoyable. We are already looking forward to coming back next year!"
    Guest: Joy S. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 27, 2014
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  • The perfect place for our family to relax!

    "Horatio's Too is even more charming and comfortable in person than in the pictures provided. We have rented many places off vrbo over the years and can honestly say this one is our favorite. The house is well-stocked, beautifully decorated, and in the perfect location. Our young sons (6 & 8) loved crabbing in the canal and paddling around in the provided canoe. They told us this was the best vacation of their lives. If you're looking for a relaxing and beautiful place to vacation, Ocracoke is it! The property owner was helpful and easy to work with. We are already planning our return trip for next summer and can't say enough good things about this house."
    Guest: Shannon R. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 12, 2014
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  • Great Get Away

    "We had a wonderful vacation in Ocracoke. The house, SISTERS, was beautiful, quiet, comfortable and came equipped with all that you could need to feel at home. It was convenient, just a pleasant walk or a quick bike ride into the heart of town. We will stay their again if we have the opportunity."
    Guest: Bob & Ann Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 22, 2014
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  • I'm coming to town

    "It's hot here. No where for my small friends to sleep. Very nice otherwise."
    Guest: S. Clause Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 21, 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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