Vacation Rentals in Kitty Hawk
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Vacation rentals in Kitty Hawk
Kitty Hawk is a beach town situated in the Outer Banks region of North Carolina. It is known for idyllic sandy beaches, a family-friendly atmosphere, and a wide range of outdoor activities. Play golf on a pristine green course. Cast a fishing line from the long wooden beach pier as the sun rises. Or spend all day lazing under the sun on the golden sand beaches. Kitty Hawk is the ultimate summer beach destination for families, couples, water sports lovers, and fishing enthusiasts.An idyllic vacation rental in Kitty Hawk
Kitty Hawk vacation rentals offer the ultimate East Coast beach experience. Stay in a vacation rental just steps away from the sandy shores of the beach, with a private balcony where you can enjoy peaceful views of the ocean. Numerous vacation rentals in Kitty Hawk are oversized with several bedrooms to comfortably accommodate large groups and families. Opt for a vacation rental with a private pool where you can take a refreshing dip to cool off from the summer sun. Vacation rentals are modern in design style with plenty of natural lighting, fully equipped kitchens, high-speed internet, and air-conditioning. Pet-friendly rentals are available for people traveling with pets.
Vacations in Kitty Hawk
The area and getting around
The closest airport to Kitty Hawk is Norfolk International Airport which is around 80 miles or a one-and-a-half hour drive away. Norfolk International Airport is located in Norfolk, Virginia, which is the closest major city to the Outer Banks. There are various car rental companies available in the city of Norfolk as well as at the airport. It is highly recommended to have a car during your time in the Outer Banks.Getting around Kitty Hawk
The shops, restaurants, and beaches of Kitty Hawk are all conveniently located within walking distance of each other. Some vacation rentals are located in areas of Kitty Hawk that are further away from shopping and dining areas. For this reason, it is recommended to have a private car during your time in Kitty Hawk so that you can conveniently explore other nearby towns and beaches in the Outer Banks. Renting bikes is another practical way of getting around, since the Outer Banks are known for being a bikeable area.
Travelers and activities
Elevate your vacation with a day spent at the golf course. Sea Scape Golf Links is a large, pristine golf course in downtown Kitty Hawk. Here you can enjoy the scenery and the peaceful atmosphere of the vibrant green course. The helpful staff is eager to offer information and golf cart rentals are readily available. Try your hand at indoor golf at Turf’s Up OBX where you can strike balls with an indoor golf simulator.Kitty Hawk for families
Families of all ages will enjoy a stroll around Sandy Run Park, a 16-acre recreational area in the Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Preserve. The space is home to a variety of walking trails and wildlife. For a fun family adventure, rent bikes for the day to explore Kitty Hawk and its surrounding areas by bicycle. Kitty Hawk is a very bike-friendly town, with many areas reachable on a bicycle.
The name “Kitty Hawk” was derived from the original Algonquin name of the area “Chickenhauk.”
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Kitty Hawk Public Beach boasts ultra-wide golden sandy shores, swimmable waters, and excellent seashell hunting. Grab your beach towels, umbrellas, and a cooler full of snacks and head to the beach for a day of relaxing under the sun. The family-friendly beach is perfect for young children to build a sand castle or run around.2. Cast a line on the Avalon Fishing Pier
The wooden fishing pier in nearby Kill Devil Hills is the perfect place to fish, watch the sunrise, or to grab a bite to eat. Avalon Pier is usually filled with fishermen casting a line into the ocean in hopes of catching stripers, flounder, trout, mullet, and more. There’s a restaurant, a bar, and an arcade where you can fill your belly, enjoy a cocktail, and play some games.3. Watch the sunset at Kitty Hawk Pier
The charming Kitty Hawk Pier is located on the main beach in Kitty Hawk and is perfect for a nice stroll or to watch the sunrise. Bring your fishing pole, spend some time people watching, or sit on the benches and enjoy your morning coffee.4. Dine and shop your heart out
Kitty Hawk is home to an eclectic bunch of fun shops, cafés, and restaurants. Stop by Absolutely Outer Banks to browse the works of local artists. Grab an ice-cream cone at Big Buck’s Homemade Ice Cream. Enjoy an upscale meal at the fine TRIO Restaurant, which offers an impressive menu of wine and dinner entrées.5. Enjoy water sports
There are several rental outfitters around Kitty Hawk where you can rent water sports equipment. Rent a kayak to explore around the ocean, or rent paddleboards to peacefully paddle out past the waves.