Find the best place to stay — Outer Banks

Where to stay around Outer Banks?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,981 holiday lettings near Outer Banks. From 4,133 houses to 344 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 Outer Banks is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Outer Banks?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Outer Banks. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Virginia Beach: 1,287 holiday homes
  • Virginia: 5,048 holiday homes
  • Nags Head: 1,672 holiday homes
  • Corolla: 1,802 holiday homes
  • Southern Shores: 1,433 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Outer Banks! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Outer Banks?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Outer Banks with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Virginia Beach: 1,287 holiday lettings
  • Nags Head: 1,672 holiday lettings
  • Corolla: 1,802 holiday lettings
  • Southern Shores: 1,433 holiday lettings
  • Duck: 1,783 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Outer Banks?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Outer Banks are:

  • First Flight Airport (FFA): 2,174 self catering accommodations
  • Hatteras, NC (HNC): 1,119 self catering accommodations
  • Manteo, NC (MEO-Dare County Regional): 1,960 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Outer Banks?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Outer Banks. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Avon Fishing Pier: 1,241 holiday rentals
  • Salvo Beach: 903 holiday rentals
  • Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge: 1,539 holiday rentals
  • Corolla 4x4 Beach Access: 1,723 holiday rentals
  • Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education: 1,782 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Outer Banks listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Outer Banks, USA your home away from home

Outer Banks is the name given to a series of islands off the coast of North Carolina. It’s regarded as one of the state’s premier family holiday destinations, with numerous long, sandy beaches and large expanses of pristine natural beauty. At Outer Banks vacation accommodation you’ll be able to pursue all kinds of fun-packed activities, with diving, surfing, nature walks and kite-boarding to name a few.

Things to do in Outer Banks, USA

The most obvious attraction for visitors to Outer Banks vacation rentals are the miles of immaculate public beaches to be found here. If you’re a surfing enthusiast then you’ll find some of the best conditions on the whole of the USA’s east coast here. You’ll find lots of places to buy equipment or schools to help you in your first tentative steps on a surfboard.

Outer Banks self-catering vacation accommodation is also close to Kitty Hawk, the famous site where the Wright brothers made their first heavier than air flight more than 100 years ago. Today Kitty Hawk is a thriving summer resort – there’s a national monument devoted to the Wright brothers’ feat, while boating, parasailing, kayaking and golf are just some of the activities on offer in the area.

Jockey’s Ridge State Park is an essential sight if you’re on holiday at vacation accommodation in Outer Banks, and is home to the highest dune system on the east coast. At the park’s visitor’s centre you’ll find a museum devoted to the history of the park, and find out about the flora and fauna of the area.

Outer Banks self-catering vacation rentals are found near one of the portions of coast with the highest amount of historical wrecks. At Cape Hatteras you’ll find a large lighthouse with a fascinating history.

Places to visit on holiday in Outer Banks, USA

Outer Banks self-catering vacation accommodation is close to some fascinating cultural and historical sites, like Fort Raleigh in Roanoke. This was where an English colony is rumoured to have landed, but went missing without a trace in the space of just a few years.

Weather in Outer Banks, USA

Summer conditions around self-catering vacation rentals in Outer Banks are usually consistently warm, with little rain at this time of year. Average highs at this time of year stay around the mid-20s, while winters are usually mild and the rest of the year offers pleasantly warm weather.

Cheap flights to Outer Banks, USA

The nearest major airport to Outer Banks vacation rentals can be found in Raleigh-Durham (RDU), four hours away by car. You can get from here to Charlotte (CLT) or other major cities on the eastern seaboard, and flights on to the UK.

Attractions in and around Outer Banks

Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Outer Banks? Don't miss landmarks such as Wright Brothers National Memorial, Bodie Island Lighthouse and Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Salvo Beach and Frisco Beach or experience the natural beauty of Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge and Roanoke Island. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Jockey's Ridge State Park, Hatteras Island and Nags Head Woods Preserve.