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Shutters on the Banks
Shutters on the Banks

405 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.5 out of 5.0

Located in Kill Devil Hills, this beachfront hotel is in a national park, 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop, and 1. …

$79
avg/night
Days Inn Kill Devil Hills Oceanfront - Wilbur
Days Inn Kill Devil Hills Oceanfront - Wilbur

201 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills 27948

3.5 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Kill Devil Hills motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop and Wright Brothers Nationa …

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Travelodge Nags Head Beach Hotel
Travelodge Nags Head Beach Hotel

804 North Virginia Dare Trail, NC 12, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop and Wright Brothers National Memoria …

$65
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Best Western Ocean Reef Suites
Best Western Ocean Reef Suites

107 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.5 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Kill Devil Hills hotel is 0 mi (0.1 km) from Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Wrigh …

$70
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Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront
Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront

1701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills 27948

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated on an Atlantic Ocean beach in the popular Nags Head vacation area, this Outer Banks hotel provides easy access to …

$66
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Outer Banks Motel
Outer Banks Motel

46577 NC Highway 12, Buxton 27920

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated on the beach, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard and 18-Hole Mini Golf, Buxton …

$78
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Baymont Inn and Suites Kitty Hawk Outer Banks
Baymont Inn and Suites Kitty Hawk Outer Banks

3915 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk 27949

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated by the ocean, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Children at Play Museum and Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. …

$59
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Outer Banks Inn
Outer Banks Inn

1003 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated in the entertainment district, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Destination Fun and 1.5 mi (2.3 km) from Wright …

$50
avg/night
Days Inn & Suites Kill Devil Hills - Mariner
Days Inn & Suites Kill Devil Hills - Mariner

1801 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.0 out of 5.0

Offering direct access to the beach, this Kill Devil Hills motel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Gol …

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Quality Inn Carolina Oceanfront
Quality Inn Carolina Oceanfront

401 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills 27948

2.5 out of 5.0

Located in the heart of Kill Devil Hills, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Stop-N-Shop Beach Shop and Wright Brothers …

$47
avg/night

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Many people who visit the Outer Banks feel that it’s the most relaxing place in the United States. Considering the size of the United States, that’s quite a thought. Even if it’s not the most relaxing location in the country, it’s definitely worth visiting. In order to visit, you will need to look into Outer Banks hotels.

The first thing you should know is that the majority of hotels in Outer Banks, NC are on Shallowbag Bay, not the ocean. To be more specific, an Outer Banks hotel is most likely to be located near Roanoke Island or Scarboro Creek. Both types of Outer Banks North Carolina hotels offer beauty and serenity. Some people might have difficulty making a decision between these two locations, but you can look at it as a positive because it will be an excuse to return again in the future. If you want to stay on the ocean, then it’s recommended that you look into hotels in Nags Head.

There are many different types of hotels in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. If you’re looking for Outer Banks cheap hotel deals, then you might want to look into cottages first. While these cottages don’t fit the traditional definition of a hotel, they are more affordable. Common amenities include a full kitchen, a living room, at least one bedroom, a fireplace, a flat-screen TV, and a porch with rocking chairs. It doesn’t get more relaxing than that.

Or does it? If you prefer a tradition hotel and you choose to book one of the many hotel suites available, then you will have an opportunity to experience even more luxury. The best place to find such hotel suites is in Nags Head, which is where you will find oceanfront hotels. This area makes for ideal family Outer Banks vacations. There are true resorts where suites might come with their own hot tub, ocean views, a balcony large enough to fit a table and chairs, a flat-screen TV, a mini-fridge and an overall sense of opulence. Some of these high-end resorts even qualify as pet friendly hotels.

With regards to activities in the Outer Banks, you will have a lot to choose from. These activities include lying out on the beach, swimming, fishing, scuba diving, and snorkeling. Attractions include the Lost Colony, Elizabeth Gardens, and Festival Park.