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WE ARE Open! Pierview 201 - Great Views!! Updated 2 BR Oceanfront Condo
8123 S Old Oregon Inlet Rd, Unit 201, Nags Head, NC
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9.06 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (48 reviews)
Nice place

"Room was very nice. Very quiet area and family friendly. Only wish we had an elevator on the section we were in."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 2, 2020

WE ARE Open! Pierview 201 - Great Views!! Updated 2 BR Oceanfront Condo
The Nags Head Cottage-renovated Spring 2018! Walking Distance to the Beach!
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7.08 km from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Our second stay

"This is our second stay at this house. It is the perfect size for couples or a small family. It is a close walk to the beach and is near all the restaurants. We will continue to rent this property in the future. Great place to stay."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2020

The Nags Head Cottage-renovated Spring 2018! Walking Distance to the Beach!
Cozy Cute Historic Sea Spray Cottage #1
3518 S Virginia Dare Trail, Cottage #1, Nags Head, NC
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1.09 km from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)
Weekend getaway with my sister

"Excellent location, comfortable, quaint cottage. Perfect for 2-4 people. More would struggle with just 1 bathroom. Has a lot of old Outer Banks appeal!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 10, 2020

Cozy Cute Historic Sea Spray Cottage #1

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Beachy Cottage on Quiet End Street - Walk to Ocean
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0.57 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)
Great stay!

"We rented Pamela’s property for a few days. Our party consisted of two adults and a medium sized dog and we all had a wonderful time. The house was tidy and centrally located. Pamela is very responsive host and we felt well prepared prior to the trip!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2020

Beachy Cottage on Quiet End Street - Walk to Ocean
Seahorse Cottage Downstairs - Beachside Living
8629 S Old Oregon, Inlet Rd B, Nags Head, NC
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10.7 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Quaint beach cottage

"Very clean 1-BR cottage with main room containing kitchenette and sitting area. There is enough room to add a second bed to the bedroom. AC didn't reach bedroom as much as living room, but fans in bedroom helped. One fan is broken but fan over the bed was working well. Bathroom is small but not bad ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 4, 2020

Seahorse Cottage Downstairs - Beachside Living
The Quay by KEES Vacations
3.5 out of 5
4905 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC
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4.61 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)
Great place in a convenient location

"Great place in a convenient location. Very spacious rooms and clean. Walk to the beach is really nice and great outdoor showers to clean off before returning back to our place. Convenient check in and check out process. Not having to worry about keys was really nice. Grocery store and restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 17, 2019

The Quay by KEES Vacations
Surf Side Hotel
2.5 out of 5
6701 Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $104 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
7.14 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (810 reviews)

"Others had recommended the hotel. Great location. Breakfast was very good and safe way of serving it."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2020

Surf Side Hotel
Dolphin Oceanfront Motel
2 out of 5
8017 Old Oregon Inlet Rd., Nags Head, NC
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8.7 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (229 reviews)

"This isn't the Ritz by no means, but for a wife, five year old and myself it was all we needed. We got a beach front room, which is literally on the beach. Was very clean."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 5, 2020

Dolphin Oceanfront Motel
Whalebone Cottages by Kees Vacations
3.5 out of 5
8201 S. Old Oregon Inlet Road, Nags Head, NC
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9.18 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"The cottage was awesome and well stocked. Love the location of the cottage to the beach."…"

Reviewed on May 21, 2020

Whalebone Cottages by Kees Vacations
Tar Heel Motel
2.5 out of 5
7010 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC
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7.75 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (195 reviews)

"Great for a quick few days. I really liked the room. I'll definitely be back really soon."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 23, 2020

Tar Heel Motel
Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront
2.5 out of 5
4701 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC
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The price is CA $132 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.08 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (509 reviews)

"Great location. Rooms were clean with nice amenities-plenty of towels, shampoo etc. The free laundry was a plus! I did have concerns about the staff not wearing masks or in most cases wearing them on their chins, including the front desk staff members."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront
Garden Cottage By The Sea
224 W Albemarle Dr, Nags Head, NC
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0.95 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)
Outer Banks

"Absolutely marvelous. Way better than expected Shower was great, bed slept better than the one at home. Beach within walking distance We loved the place and will be back! Looking for a romantic get away? This is it!!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Garden Cottage By The Sea
The First Colony Inn
3.5 out of 5
6715 South Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC
The price is CA $184 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
7.22 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (298 reviews)

"Quiet with beautiful grounds. Excellent staff and super clean Can't wait to come back.."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 17, 2020

The First Colony Inn
Sand Castle Village by KEES Vacations
4 out of 5
5305 S Sand Wedge Lane, Nags Head, NC
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5.16 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)

"We loved the private pool and ample number of bathrooms. We also liked the updated and contemporary decor and close proximity to shopping. The rooms were spacious and very nicely decorated. The views were spectacular and we enjoyed watching the golfers as we had coffee on the deck. We disliked the ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2018

Sand Castle Village by KEES Vacations
Sandbar Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
2510 South Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC
The price is CA $160 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
0.98 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (9 reviews)

"The property was very nice, clean and everyone was friendly. It was a great location just a quick walk to the beach. The only thing I would like more of was more of a selection for breakfast such as bagels and toast."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 27, 2020

Sandbar Bed & Breakfast
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Nags Head Hotel Guide

If you're visiting Outer Banks and you're looking for Nags Head hotels, you'll find a comprehensive list to choose from. If you are looking to stay within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) distance of the center of Nags Head, Expedia's comprehensive database features no less than 39 hotel options in that area.

If you would prefer to book a place close to the downtown area in Nags Head, be sure to check out the popular Colonial Inn Motel.

You could try the Sanderling Resort and the Burrus House Inn. The Sanderling Resort is situated 30 kilometres (19 miles) away from downtown Nags Head. The Burrus House Inn, is situated 9 kilometres (6 miles) away. The Hilton Garden Inn Outer Banks/Kitty Hawk as well as the Comfort Inn South Oceanfront are two more Expedia-listed places to book accommodation in Nags Head.

Buxton is 80 kilometres (50 miles) to the south of Nags Head and is where you'll find Frisco Mini Golf and Go Karts and Buxton Woods Nature Trail. Expedia-listed Buxton hotels include the Hatteras Island Inn and Cape Pines Motel. 25 kilometres (14 miles) to the northwest of Nags Head, you'll also find Duck, which is home to the Barrier Island Station at Duck and Ocean Pines Resort. Whether you're just passing through or staying in Duck, a couple of places to add to your itinerary are the Greenleaf Gallery and Aqua Spa.

If you are flying into or out of Norfolk International Airport and plan to stay nearby try Residence Inn by Marriott Norfolk Airport or Best Western Plus Holiday Sands Inn & Suites.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Nags Head?
The First Colony Inn is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Surf Side Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Nags Head, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the top deals on offer in Nags Head.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Nags Head?
Based on reviews, Owens’ Motel is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Fin ‘n Feather Waterside Inn By Kees Vacations and Colonial Inn Motel.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Nags Head?
Comfort Inn South Oceanfront is a hotel with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your family trip include Surf Side Hotel and Owens’ Motel. Attractions like Full Throttle Speedway and Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Nags Head?
Dunes South is a favorite condo for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and kitchens. Another good option for your romantic getaway is The First Colony Inn.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Nags Head?
Comfort Inn South Oceanfront is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool and a fitness center for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include Seahorse Inn and Cottages and Fin ‘n Feather Waterside Inn By Kees Vacations.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Nags Head?
Surf Side Hotel is a top hotel with an outdoor pool and free breakfast, and it’s located on the beach. Other good options to stay near the beach include Comfort Inn South Oceanfront and Owens’ Motel.
What's the best hotel for a golf vacation in Nags Head?
Holiday Inn Express Nags Head Oceanfront is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. You can tee off at Nags Head Golf Links during your trip.
What are some accommodations with pools in Nags Head?
Surf Side Hotel is a top hotel with an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and free breakfast. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Dolphin Oceanfront Motel and The First Colony Inn.

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