Discover a selection of 3,500 vacation rentals in Kill Devil Hills, NC that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $93 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Kill Devil Hills. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Beach retreat in Kill Devil Hills vacation home rentals

Located in the beautiful Outer Banks area of North Carolina, Kill Devil Hills is teeming with fascinating history, unique culture, and unrivaled natural splendor. Whether you want to experience the legacy of the Wright Brothers or lie on soft beaches watching the sun set, Kill Devil Hills vacation home rentals are the perfect place for a beach getaway.

History

Historic sites near Kill Devil Hills vacation rentals

As the site of the first flight of the Wright Brothers, Kill Devil Hills has many historic areas celebrating its aviation and maritime past near vacation rentals. The Wright Brothers National Memorial allows guests to stand at the exact take-off spot of the first successful flight and explore exhibits of aviation history. The Monument to a Century of Flight is a historic landmark that tells the amazing story of the Wright Brothers and the first flight. The Dare County Regional Airport, a small airfield that was instrumental in World War II, displays photos, artifacts, and documents related to its wartime history. The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum, a maritime archive with nautical history exhibits and the mysterious shipwreck history of the Outer Banks, is an interesting site for enthusiasts.

Things to do

Fun near Kill Devil Hills vacation homes

No matter your inclination, vacation homes in Kill Devil Hills put you within reach of beautiful beaches, historic sites, and cultural attractions for the whole family. Avalon Pier, a quiet place that’s great for fishing and outdoor recreation, and Jockey’s Ridge State Park, a vast parkland with sand dunes, hiking trails, and hang gliding, are wonderful spots to explore the outdoors. The kids will enjoy Destination Fun Laser Tag & 3D, an amusement center and game arcade with pirate-themed laser tag and blacklight mini golf. For wildlife and beautiful scenery, Nags Head Woods has a lush landscape teeming with wildlife.

Outdoor activities

Must-try activities in Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills is a premier destination for outdoor adventurers, whether by land, air, or sea. Kayaking, sport fishing, crabbing, shrimping, kiteboarding, windsurfing, and swimming are exciting activities in the area beaches. You could also explore the landscape and see local wildlife with nature trails, hiking trails, and biking trails through nature preserves, wooded areas, and dunes. For a different way to experience the scenery, aero tours, helicopter tours, hang gliding, and skydiving offer adrenaline-fueled adventure and sightseeing with a bird's-eye view.

Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Kill Devil Hills

Travelers enjoy Kill Devil Hills for its surfing. If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 77°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kill Devil Hills

Travelers enjoy Kill Devil Hills for its seaside and sunrises. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kill Devil Hills is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jockey's Ridge State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Nags Head Woods Preserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Elizabethan Gardens (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Festival Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Sweetgum Swamp Trail (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kill Devil Hills

The nearest airport is in Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city center.

Food and drink

Best cuisine in Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills offers a wide variety of dining options, ranging from seafood specialties to steak and pizza. Local ingredients, such as farm-raised oysters, unrefined honey, and sea salt direct from the Atlantic Ocean, make their way into local dishes infused with the flavors of the area. No matter your craving, Kill Devil Hills restaurants, eateries, bars, and pubs create a unique culinary experience within reach of your summer rental.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Whether you're after a cozy escape for you and your sweetie or somewhere roomy to fit the family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Kill Devil Hills. Here are a couple to get your inspiration flowing:

  • Make the most of conveniences like a fenced pool and a garden at "Four Seasons, Top Amenities, Fully Stocked". Situated around 12 miles from Kill Devil Hills, this unique property has 6 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Romantic Waterfront Carriage House In Heart Of Edenton's Historic District" is another top-notch choice, offering 1 bedroom, beach towels, a dining table and more. It's around 55 miles from Kill Devil Hills.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Kill Devil Hills vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to charm and ingenuity, a tiny house vacation rental in Kill Devil Hills delivers big adventure. Disconnect all your tech and switch your focus to outdoor fun at one of these pint-sized stays:

  • Unwind and reenergize at "Upscale 1926 C And O Train Caboose Tiny House Minutes To Waynesville And Asheville". Located in Waynesville, spa and beauty services and off-street parking options are just a couple of the amenities included here.
  • Alternatively, book a weekend away at "Tiny House Downtown New Bern". Located in New Bern, this itty-bitty abode comes with an iron and ironing board and towels.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Clock out on Friday and then forget all about the office. If you're ready for some relaxation and fun, these retreats in and near Kill Devil Hills promise an amazing weekend getaway:

  • Spend your whirlwind escape at "Where The Beach And Nature Collide", which is around 7 miles to the northwest of Kill Devil Hills. There's plenty of adventure and nature on your doorstep here. Try some sailing and cycling or just enjoy the sights of Sea Scape Golf Links and Currituck Outer Banks Visitor's Center.
  • "The Starry Banner Classic Yacht Docked In Historic Downtown Manteo Marina" will also make you feel comfortable. Around 7 miles south of Kill Devil Hills, use it as a base to try some parasailing or windsurfing. Nags Head Woods Preserve and Sea Scape Links Golf Course also have to be on your itinerary while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Kill Devil Hills?

Enjoy the culture and lifestyle of Kill Devil Hills from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're planning to chill on your own or have fun with a few friends, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in and around Kill Devil Hills:

  • Make "The Starry Banner Classic Yacht Docked In Historic Downtown Manteo Marina" your home for a week or more. This sought-after vacation rental features amenities including coffee and tea making facilities and nearby ecotour services.
  • Another great choice is "Caroline Cottage Located Historic Waterfront District". Make use of shopping, beach towels and other convenient amenities during your stay.

When it's time to step outside your studio apartment and go exploring, there's lots to keep you occupied around Kill Devil Hills. Passionate about culture? Visit Common Ground Theatre and Red Hat Amphitheater.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Just because you only have a couple of days free doesn't mean you need to spend it in a lifeless hotel. Get away but still have the comforts of home at one of these short-term rentals in or around Kill Devil Hills:

  • Located close to the center of Kill Devil Hills, "The Starry Banner Classic Yacht Docked In Historic Downtown Manteo Marina" is great for a mini break. While you're about, be sure to visit top attractions like Jordan Lake State Recreation Area and The Preserve at Jordan Lake.
  • Eat, sleep and discover your surroundings from "Beautiful Lakefront Beach Property", another enticing option. Cloer Family Vineyards and McIntyre's Fine Books and Bookends should be on your itinerary when it's time to go sightseeing.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a houseboat, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to add some fire to your relationship. Whisk your special someone away for a few days at one of these popular escapes in or near Kill Devil Hills:

  • Slip away on Friday for a couple of passionate nights at "Four Seasons, Top Amenities, Fully Stocked". Located approximately 12 miles from Kill Devil Hills, it comes with lots of nice touches, like a fireplace and beauty services.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Bright And Beachy 3 Bed/2 Bath Soundside Mp6". Around 3 miles from Kill Devil Hills, a nearby bay and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Big groups mean big-time fun. They also mean finding a place that'll comfortably fit your entire crew. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Kill Devil Hills and get your favorite people together under the same roof:

  • You'll have loads of space to enjoy yourselves at "Four Seasons, Top Amenities, Fully Stocked". Around 12 miles northwest of Kill Devil Hills, this expansive retreat has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a garden and a kitchen.
  • Invite up to 15 of your dearest friends to "Corolla Village Nc Obx Easywalk2 Beachpoolhottuboceanside" and fill its spaces with laughter and love. This top option has 6 bedrooms and is around 30 miles to the north of Kill Devil Hills. It's crammed with features to keep your group comfortable, such as a water park and a garden.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Whether you're hosting a birthday party, a wedding or a break with a bunch of your besties, we'll help you find the ideal space for your group. Send invites out to your gang and check out these large vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills:

  • "New Beach House With Pool, Walk To Beaches + Bites": With 3 bedrooms accommodating as many as 100 people, space won't be a worry at this welcoming option. A garden and a swimming pool are a few of its amenities.
  • "Boardwalk 12 Bedroom Luxurious Outer Banks Oceanfront Estate": Offering privacy, space and comfort, this attractive property houses as many as 32 people in its 12 bedrooms. A nearby waterfront and a kitchen are among the features that'll help keep your team comfortable and content.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Kill Devil Hills?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to spend your vacation, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Kill Devil Hills and fill your days with frolicking good fun:

  • Pack your swim gear and make a booking at "Ocean View, 5 Master Bedroom House". There are plenty of other great amenities here, including childrens activities and a dishwasher.
  • Spend laid-back days splashing around or just kicking back by the water at "One Of A Kind Oceanfront Beach House With Million Dollar Views And A Hot Tub". This property is another top pick and comes with a video library, childrens activities and more.

Kill Devil Hills has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 80 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summer to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Kill Devil Hills vacation rental and organize your getaway for whenever you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills?

Whether your perfect escape is out in the country or down by the sea, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with your favorite people. Consider one of these large family vacation rentals in or near Kill Devil Hills and bring along the whole crew:

  • Sleeping up to 16 guests in 6 bedrooms, "Four Seasons, Top Amenities, Fully Stocked" is the perfect place to vacation with the family. This escape is 12 miles to the northwest of Kill Devil Hills and has creature comforts such as a porch and a toaster.
  • "Beautiful Waterfront Home Features Private Dock And Use Of Two Tandem Kayaks" also offers the space you need to live it up with loved ones. This rental is around 4 miles to the west of Kill Devil Hills, and accommodates as many as 9 guests in its 4 bedrooms. A dishwasher and a fridge will help keep everyone happy and comfortable.

When it's time to explore your surroundings, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. North Carolina State Fairgrounds, Frankie's Fun Park and Triangle Town Center should be top of your list.