Find the best place to stay — Nags Head

Where to stay around Nags Head?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,669 holiday lettings near Nags Head. From 1,210 houses to 214 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nags Head is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Nags Head?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nags Head:

  • Laughing Gull Cottages: 80 holiday homes
  • South Nags Head: 256 holiday homes
  • Ocean Side Court: 79 holiday homes
  • Wild Duck Dunes: 86 holiday homes
  • Sea Scape: 187 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Nags Head?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Nags Head. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Jockey's Ridge State Park: 2,079 holiday lettings
  • Oregon Inlet Fishing Center: 1,573 holiday lettings
  • Tanger Outlet Center: 1,834 holiday lettings
  • Jennette's Pier: 1,818 holiday lettings
  • Nags Head Golf Links: 1,945 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Nags Head listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Nags Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,210 houses in Nags Head. Our other popular types of Nags Head holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 214 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 140 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nags Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 989 holiday homes with pool available in Nags Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Nags Head, USA your home away from home

    Nags Head is a town on North Carolina’s Outer Banks, which is a long chain of barrier islands boasting spectacular beaches and a host of attractions for tourists. Vacation accommodation in Nags Head would suit anyone on the hunt for a picturesque family holiday destination.

    Things to do in Nags Head, USA

    The most immediate attraction to self-catering accommodation in Nags Head is the wonderful sandy beach. It’s perfect for paddling, swimming, long walks and sunbathing. There are plenty of access points, meaning you’ll have no problem reaching this lovely beach on foot. Elsewhere the town affords all the necessary amenities, including a number of family-friendly restaurants, from pizzerias to diners and cafes.

    There’s a sand dune system close to Nags Head vacation accommodation, preserved as part of Jockey’s Ridge State Park. You could come here for a scenic walk, climb the impressive dunes, or enjoy an afternoon of kite flying thanks to the favourable winds. More daring souls could try their hand at hang-gliding, with schools offering lessons to first-timers here.

    Other attractions available close to vacation rentals in Nags Head include miniature golf centres and Jannette’s Fishing Pier, which is the oldest of its kind on the Outer Banks and offers a fun day of fishing for visitors, young and old. More serious golfers could head for the Nags Head Golf Links, a championship 18-hole course designed like a Scottish links course. It’s set across sand dunes and rugged coastline to offer a truly memorable experience.

    Places to visit on holiday in Nags Head, USA

    A short drive north of Nags Head self-catering accommodation is Kitty hawk and Kill Devil Hills. It was here that the Wright Brothers conducted the world’s first successful heavier than air and powered flights in 1903. There’s a National Memorial devoted to this achievement. Close by you’ll find a promenade featuring an array of amusements and attractions, as well as restaurants. For wonderful coastal landscapes you could visit the Cape Hatteras National Seashore to south, home to a distinctive lighthouse.

    Weather in Nags Head, USA

    At Nags Head vacation accommodation you can expect long, warm summers and mild weather in winter. You’ll experience beach weather here from around early-May through to October, and the warmest conditions occur in July and August when temperatures reach well above 30 degrees.

    Cheap flights to Nags Head, USA

    Norfolk International Airport (ORF) sits just over 90-minutes away to the north of Nags Head vacation rentals. This airport is best reached from the UK by flying from London-Heathrow to Washington-Dulles (IAD) with either British Airways or Virgin Atlantic, and catching a connecting flight with United Express.

    Sightseeing in and around Nags Head

    Are you looking for things to do in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Nags Head for its fishing and surfing. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Nags Head has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Destination Fun (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Nags Head Golf Links (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Full Throttle Speedway (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island (5.6 mi / 9 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Nags Head

    Travellers enjoy Nags Head for its surfing. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nags Head

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Nags Head is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Jockey's Ridge State Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Nags Head Woods Preserve (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Festival Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
    • Elizabethan Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Roanoke Island (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
    • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)