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Where to stay in Nags Head

Beachfront vacation rentals in Nags Head

There are 1,120 beachfront rentals near Nags Head for all manner or mood of traveling to the shoreline, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Nags Head Beach vacation, you can find 10% of the available rentals under $250/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Nags Head, there are 112 between $775 and $5,421/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 155 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Nags Head near the beach to fit your North Carolina vacation needs. The most popular types of beachfront rentals in Nags Head are houses, apartments and hotels. Nags Head has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity because of its beaches and other water activities. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of available beach vacation rentals from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Nags Head vacation homes for your beach trip.

Where is Nags Head

Nags Head is tucked between Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills in North Carolina's Outer Banks. It was established as the state's first tourist colony in the 1800s. Along with history, this small barrier island town is full of charm, beaches and natural attractions for visitors to explore.

Quick Guide to Nags Head

Vacationers can enjoy sightseeing at the Bodie Island Lighthouse, dining at seafood restaurants and browsing beach shops. As far as accommodations go, cottages and small hotels provide lodging in various areas.
  • Gallery Row: Nags Head has cool local art. Consider staying in this arts district at the north end of town where artisans showcase artwork, wood carvings, and canvas prints.
  • Historic District: Old homes and inns offer accommodations in this historic area conveniently located across from Jockey's Ridge State Park. The park is home to the tallest natural sand dunes on the East Coast.
  • Beach: Staying on the beach allows for easy access to 11 miles of coast and two fishing piers. Just to the south, you'll find 70 miles of protected shoreline at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

More Home-types in Nags Head

Nags Head has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Nags Head:
- Oceanfront1,120 vacation rentals
- Beach1,120 vacation rentals
- House973 vacation rentals
- Condo121 vacation rentals
- Apartment121 vacation rentals
- Hotel12 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Nags Head

Nags Head has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Nags Head:
- Nags Head: 946 vacation rentals
- Village Realty: 246 vacation rentals
- Nags Head Planning Department: 236 vacation rentals
- Sand Castle Village: 229 vacation rentals
- First Flight Adventure Park: 205 vacation rentals
- Jennette's Pier: 193 vacation rentals
- Nags Head Place: 191 vacation rentals
- Jockey's Ridge State Park: 175 vacation rentals
- Nags Head Pumping Station: 146 vacation rentals
- Nags Head Town Park: 111 vacation rentals