Take time for island time: A day in the life of a Hatteras Island vacation

By Outer Banks This Week

Savor your valuable vacation days among the dunes and waters of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

You will be rewarded with priceless moments and memories shared with loved ones. Gather together in one of the island's fine vacation homes for comfort and luxurious convenience in an idyllic vacation setting. Hatteras Island's lure extends beyond its Southern charm. Take time for island time.

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Greet the Day


Miles of uncrowded beaches offer the perfect landscape for an early morning stroll as the sun rises over the Atlantic.

Hatteras NC Beach Sunrise


Breakfast Bliss


Stop in and grab an Apple Ugly at this classic Hatteras Island bakery and café for a beautiful start to your day.

Hatteras Island Bakery and cafe


Quality Time


Our National Park provides the best kind of amusement - quality time spent with those who mean the most.

Fishing on Hatteras National Park beach


Walk on Water


The expansive, warm and mostly shallow waters of the Pamlico Sound provide the perfect playground for adventurers.

Stand Up Paddle boarding on the Pamlico Sound


Capturing Memories


Revel in the moments spent with friends and family. Having Carolina blue skies and miles of National Seashore as the backdrop is a bonus.

Taking family photo on Hatteras beach


Historic Beacon


Reach new heights by climbing the famous Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Full Moon climbs are especially romantic.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse


Priceless Treats


Sweet-tooth pleasures make for a perfect afternoon.

Eating ice cream on Hatteras Island


Discover Treasures


Peruse galleries, bookshops and boutiques featuring collections and creations of the island's local artisans.

Gallery on Hatteras Island


All Together Now


Jump into family fun taking full advantage of all the fantastic amenities that vacation homes can offer.

Family in Pool at Hatteras Island Rental Home


Making Connections


Bicycle rides, cartwheels on the beach, finding the perfect pair of flip-flops, after-dinner movies and taking the time to have meaningful conversations about life.

Family time in Hatteras vacation home


Gather at Our Table


Nothing beats good company, good drink, a great view and a feast of local seafood.

Family seafood boil in Hatteras vacation home


Magical Moments


As the sun sets and the skies turn from blue to pink to starlit over the reflective Atlantic waters, sit back and relax on the deck of your beach house. Breathe in the sweet ocean air. Reminisce, reconnect, recharge and prepare for another lovely island day.

Family on deck in Hatteras vacation home


Find your island vacation home.


With more than 430 premier vacation rentals exclusively on Hatteras Island, we can provide you a vacation to remember for years to come. Visit our website to select and reserve your home today.


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