Full of history and abounding in recreational activities, it is easy to see why Nags Head, NC has been attracting visitors for over 150 years. OBX vacationers return to Nags Head year after year for the beaches, recreational activities, dining experience, and shopping. Whether it is a romantic getaway or a large family vacation, Nags Head provides all the fun and adventure vacationers are seeking and more.
Nags Head Vacation Homes And Communities
Nags Head vacation rentals range from classic “Old Nags Head” style cottages to brand new oceanfront, luxury homes. These homes are located from the ocean on the east to the sound on the west. Our Nags Head homes provide OBX vacationers with the space and amenities they desire. Vacation homes in Nags Head are located within communities as well as in the Town of Nags Head in general. Each community is conveniently located near shopping, dining, and most importantly, the beach. Some of the amenities include pools, hot tubs, tennis courts, and golf access. Whether you are looking for tradition and history, or new and lavish, Nags Head has the perfect vacation home waiting for you.
Nags Head Beach Accesses
Not renting an oceanfront vacation home? Like to know more about the beach accesses in Nags Head? Click here to view the amenities associated with each access and view pictures of most accesses. Please note, the town of Nags Head is expected to start beach restoration over the summer of 2022. The restoration project will take place on 4.45 miles of Nags Head beaches in the southern part of the town. This area will span from about Jennette’s Pier near Mile Post 16 ending near the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. You can get more info on beach nourishment on the town of Nags Head website here or on our beach nourishment info page here.
Things To Do In Nags Head
Nags Head offers numerous events and activities to excite every member of your family. Vacationers can climb the historical Jockey’s Ridge, the largest sand dune on the east coast. At the top, visitors can hang glide, fly a kite, or just enjoy the spectacular views. Take a short drive over to the North Carolina Aquarium and learn about the ocean and sea creatures that live there. Those looking for an adventure can take kayak tours, surfing lessons, hang-glide, or parasail. The sportsmen in the family will love the close proximity to the Oregon Inlet fishing center and Jennette’s Pier. After a long day at the beach, unwind with a fantastic meal from a variety of locally-owned restaurants. Don’t miss the chance to indulge in the fresh local seafood and island-style dishes. Those looking for some retail therapy will enjoy the unique items found at locally owned boutiques and the outlet mall. Visit and see why so many make vacationing in Nags Head an annual tradition.