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Recent Northern Coast & Outer Banks reviews

  • Winter at the Outer Banks

    "A lovely and beautifully maintained home. Special kudos to the cleaner(s). My house should be so clean … House is fairly new, and remarkably un-worn for a vacation rental near a beach. Everything was well stocked with plenty of pots, pans, baking dishes, cookie sheets, silverware, cups, glasses, etc. We cooked a lot, and did not lack for any item we needed, House is comfortably furnished, brightly painted (I like the strong wall colors) and nicely decorated. Much more style and character than any bland corporate resort or hotel The internet was far better than any hotel too. The owner was very responsive and friendly. We arrive on New Years Eve, and were pleasantly surprised at the mild weather. We walked on the beach, hiked in a nearby preserve, and visited the Kitty Hawk memorial with only light jackets. Definitely recommended- I'd stay again without a second thought if I was in the area in the future."
    Guest: Jim M. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 5, 2015
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  • Alligood Get-a-way

    "Great house. Our family need a little winter get-a-way an this house was perfect!! Bonnie is awesome to deal with. Will definitely return to this great hideaway!!"
    Guest: Lynn A. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 27, 2015
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  • jewel of the Isles

    "Rating Details: I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. I was very happy with the location. The vacation rental was very clean. The property manager was very helpful. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: the house was clean and in good order. my only suggestion: have someone adjust the temperature of the oven as it is off by about 25 degrees. Also, there is something wrong with the on/off switch to the fireplace. We were able to switch it on up until Friday. the pilot was still on. One suggestion It would be nice to have bath mats in all of the bathrooms. We hope to be back in 2016 as this property suits our family very well. thank you for fulfilling my pre-visit requests."
    Guest: A guest from Norfolk, VA Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 6, 2014
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  • A great place to stay!

    "My family of 4 and our 2 small dogs had a wonderful beach vacation staying in this house in KDH. The WIFI worked great. The house was very nice, the hot tub was clean and relaxing and it was a very short walk to the beach, restaurants, and shopping. We would definitly stay there again! The kitchen could use a few new utensils (spatula, spoons etc.) and some better pots and pans. And it would have been good to know in advance that there would be no toilet paper, paper towels or trash bags in the home. But those are quite minor issues and didn't lessen our 5 star recommendation!"
    Guest: Penny Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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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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