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Recent Northern Coast & Outer Banks reviews

  • Great for people watching & family visiting!

    "We happened upon this rental while looking forward to attending a friend's wedding. We wanted the ability to have room to visit with other family members. This house gave us a wonderful vantage point to people watch, visit with friends and family, and plenty of room for the kids to spread out and explore. The two boys thoroughly enjoy the frog catching! And later frog saving - hiding in the back door hinges! The owners were so friendly and helpful when we were making our booking. One note - the stairs into the house are steep and proved a wee-bit of a challenge for my father-in-law."
    Guest: Ocracoke-Lover Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 25, 2014
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  • Family Vacation We will never forget!

    "We have family all over in several different states, so to get together is a rare treat! This place was big enough for 3 good sized families and Grandpa! We wanted Grandpa to never forget this vacation because he has alzheimer's disease. We got that and more! We were walking distance from the ocean and from a great rec center! We spent time at visiting some of the local sights: Wright brothers museum, Bodie Island lighthouse and more! We really didn't have time to do everything in a week's time. We took pictures at the beach, kids in the pool, family photo on the pier, all the sight seeing we did, relaxing at "Fun in the Sun", etc. We had a great time! We relaxed and had a blast together! Best of all, Grandpa will never forget this vacation! Truly, this was priceless!! The house had everything we wanted and much, much more! Thanks! We will be coming back. Next year's vacation can not come soon enough!"
    Guest: Todd W. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 24, 2014
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  • Perfect Family Beach Vaction

    "My family and I just stayed at Lighthouse Point and loved it. We have 3 young children and the house was perfect for our first long family vacation. It had everything we needed to be comfortable and feel at home. It was so nice to be able to walk to the beach in a few short minutes. We can't wait to come back next summer!"
    Guest: Rebecca Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 4, 2014
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  • A Fantastic Getaway

    "This condo was everything we wanted - quiet neighborhood, clean, roomy, and close to everything we wanted to do. I loved the personal touches in the condo. I will definitely stay again!"
    Guest: Jacob Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 25, 2015
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Northern Coast & Outer Banks Travel Tips

The Outer Banks is a glorious stretch - 200 miles, to be exact - of barriers islands and peninsulas along the North Carolina coast. Though it boasts magnificent beaches, there’s plenty to do here year-round.

What to Do

The options are nearly endless in the Outer Banks.

- Take a hike at the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site on the northern end of Roanoke Island and visit the beautiful Elizabethan Gardens - a memorial to the first colonists.

- Immerse yourself in the history of flight at the Wright Brothers National Memorial and Museum in Kill Devil Hills, just south of Kitty Hawk.

- Visit the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island to feed stingrays, pet an alligator, learn about sea turtle rescues and be wowed by the largest group of captive sharks in North Carolina.

- Go Kayaking or take stand up paddleboarding lessons in Kitty Hawk Bay from Kitty Hawk Kites or Kitty Hawk Surf Company.

- Do something extreme at Jockey’s Ridge State Park. There are awesome sand dunes here - if you know how to sand-board, get a permit and come here between October 1 and March 31. You can also take hang-gliding lessons from Kitty Hawk Kites and soar over Jockey’s Ridge, or go windsurfing in the shallow Roanoke Sound.

- Play a game of golf at any of the excellent courses, from the Currituck Club up in Corolla all the way down to Nags Head Golf Links.

What to See

The Outer Banks offer miles of scenic beauty and historic treasures.

- See the many historic lighthouses on the coast. Make sure you have your walking shoes on when you climb Cape Hatteras Lighthouse on Hatteras Island - it has 248 stairs on an iron spiral staircase, the equivalent of climbing 12 stories! After all of your work, you’ll be rewarded with a stunning view of the Atlantic. You can also visit the Ocracoke Lighthouse on Ocracoke Island at the very southern point of the Outer Banks, or head to the northernmost point to learn the sordid and mysterious history of the Currituck Beach Lighthouse in Corolla.

- Visit the Roanoke Settlement Site, the first English colony in the New World and learn about the mysteries of The Lost Colony. It’s an educational experience with games and woodworking to show what life was like back then. You can also visit and board a replica of the Elizabeth II, one of the boats that arrived in the New World in 1585. There’s plenty of activities for both kids and adults to enjoy here. In the summer, the play “The Lost Colony” is performed to educate and entertain.

- Check out the views from Jockey’s Ridge and Jennette’s Pier, both in Nags Head. Sunsets here are simply unmatched.

Events

There are plenty of festivals in the Outer Banks that harness its unique heritage and location. Check out the Bluegrass Island Festival, a newer addition to the fall lineup held the first weekend in October. It features Bluegrass by traditional artists as well as younger revival artists. Don’t forget to come for the homey Southern-style cooking!

The Outer Banks Seafood Festival is another fest celebrating coastal heritage. It’s held for one weekend in mid-October every year in Nags Head across the Roanoke Sound. Aside from enjoying various local seafood and cooking demonstrations, visitors can participate in the Fish House Olympics, including a Mullet Toss - the fish, not the hairstyle - and crab races. There’s also live music and a Dock & Dine event hosted by The Dunes Restaurant.

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