Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Kitty Hawk, 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 $100 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Kitty Hawk. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Find a seaside retreat with a Kitty Hawk house for rent

Outer Banks house rentals in Kitty Hawk are ideal for a seaside retreat. You could venture out onto Kitty Hawk Pier to take in the gorgeous views of the Atlantic Ocean or visit nearby Kill Devil Hills to learn about aviation history at the Wright Brothers National Memorial. Kitty Hawk also has an abundance of unique wildlife, such as otters and sea turtles, that can be seen at Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve.

Things to do

Attractions near Kitty Hawk vacation rentals

It can be tough to pull yourself away from the beaches of the Outer Banks—especially if your Kitty Hawk vacation rental puts you near the water—but the area's rich history is both eye-opening and fun to explore. See the actual field where mankind first took to the sky at the Monument to a Century of Flight, built to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Wright Brothers’ first flight. Embark on a walking tour of where the flight took place, and see incredible metal sculptures and statues that immortalize a moment in history.


Activities near your Kitty Hawk summer rental

If you can, booking a stay at an oceanfront vacation rental is a must. As with the rest of the Outer Banks, most of Kitty Hawk's exciting activities are on the beachfront. Take to the water in style by experiencing surfing, windsurfing, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, sailing, or boating. Witness a breathtaking 360-degree view of the ocean and the unique geography of the area from a helicopter or hot air balloon. Wildlife fans will be in their element, with bird-watching and dolphin tours both among Kitty Hawk’s most in-demand pursuits.

Day trips

Day trips near Kitty Hawk vacation homes

Kitty Hawk is the ideal base camp to explore the wonders of Nags Head. Vacation rentals can be found near places like Jockey’s Ridge State Park, a vast park with massive dunes and opportunities for hang gliding, hiking, and other activities, and Bodie Island, a narrow barrier peninsula with a scenic seashore and wildlife refuges. You'll also enjoy Dowdy Park, a popular park with multi-use courts and a unique playscape, and Jennette’s Pier, a fishing spot with scenic ocean views.


Local weather for your trip to Kitty Hawk vacation homes

The ocean beckons—Kitty Hawk weather is almost always beach-ready thanks to its comfortable oceanic climate. Travelers flock to the Outer Banks in the summer to enjoy long, bright days at the beach, basking in the light breezes and 80-degree temperatures. If you don't fancy crowds, book your Kitty Hawk vacation rentals for the spring or fall. The temperatures usually hover around the 70s—perfect for sunbathing at the beach or hitting the links for a round of golf. Expect a few days of rougher weather in the summer or fall.

Natural features

Be one with water and nature in Kitty Hawk

: Kitty Hawk is a coastal community, offering a public beach every half-mile or so. At just 7 feet above sea level, it’s a town that’s one with the ocean. The area is also the home of the Kitty Hawk Woods Reserve, which is a mix of dry, woodsy areas, marshier habitats, and dune ridges. Hike through the reserve for a chance to spot a majestic bald eagle, or kayak the creeks and streams to play hide and seek with the frogs and salamanders lurking in the marshes.

How to get there

How to get to and around Kitty Hawk

Fly into Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center.

Family friendly

Family fun near Kitty Hawk vacation rentals

Kitty Hawk boasts many fun locations for kids of all ages. Vacation homes are available near places like the Avalon Fishing Pier, a lively pier known for fishing and recreation, and Sandy Run Park, a scenic park with creekside trails, native wildlife, and the Wright Brothers memorial. Kids will also like the Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve, a reserve with trails for hiking and biking through wetlands and forests.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kitty Hawk, NC?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,217 vacation rentals around Kitty Hawk. From 1,845 house rentals to 131 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent Houses in Kitty Hawk?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 1,845 Houses in Kitty Hawk. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kitty Hawk include:

  • Cottages: 131 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 343 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 131 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kitty Hawk?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,164 vacation rentals with pool available in Kitty Hawk. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.