Outer Banks

Outer Banks Travel Guide

Articles about Outer Banks

By Travel + Leisure Staff

Make the most of your summer weekends with these quick beach escapes.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.

By Travelandleisure.com Staff
By Lyndsey Matthews
By Lyndsey Matthews

Hotels in Outer Banks

Survey the seas from your private upper deck. The wood-paneled, privately owned cottages have killer views and plenty of room for families.

Restaurants in Outer Banks

The day with flaky Southern biscuits at the no-frills, roadside restaurant.

Things to do in Outer Banks

Explore the underwater wrecks—most of which lie at depths of 90 feet or more—with expert guidance. Snorkeling trips are also available for those not deep-water-certified.