Make the most of your summer weekends with these quick beach escapes.
Outer Banks Travel Guide
Articles about Outer Banks
A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.
Hotels in Outer Banks
The spacious, gabled rooms invite lingering for long, lazy mornings. The Lighthouse Suite includes a private fourth-floor cupola, with a wet bar and panoramic water views.
Restaurants in Outer Banks
Pick up a seafood sandwich or chicken Caesar salad to go, or settle in on the deck.
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.