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5033 - Poppa's Place * 3 Min Walk to Beach * Dog Friendly * Hot Tub

With direct access to the Atlantic Ocean right down the street and an assortment of amenities within walking distance, Poppa's Place is the perfect spot for your next Outer Banks vacation. This charming 3-bedroom cottage in Kill Devil Hills is just steps away from the popular Avalon Fishing Pier, where you can cast a line for the catch of the day or simply sight-see and catch a spectacular sunrise over the ocean.

$66 per night
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5215 - Edwards * 3 Min Walk to Beach * Dog Friendly * Walk to Local Restaurants

Meet Edwards – a Charming Kill Devil Hills Beach Retreat Edwards is a three-bedroom beach escape with charming decor, a large grassy lot, and an ideal location for access to the beach and local attractions. Edwards is in a premiere location to make the most of your time on the Outer Banks, MP 9.

$57 per night
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Turtle Tides - Oceanfront Penthouse Retreat

When you enter this newly renovated, luxury, oceanfront, penthouse condo on the Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head border, the view of the Atlantic Ocean is breathtaking. Turtle Tides is the ultimate getaway – ideal for a couple or family looking to relax and enjoy the gorgeous oceanfront that this retreat has to offer. Perfectly located with direct beach access, this oceanfront gem is just steps away from multitudes of dining options that are sure to tempt your taste buds.

$127 per night

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5018 Mike's Beach House * Across Street from Beach * Pool & Hot Tub * Walk to Pier, Dining & Shops
$69 per night
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**NEW** Lazy Days Hideaway - Soundside Retreat
$131 per night
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4115 Coastal Cottage * 1 Min Walk to Beach * Walk to Restaurants
$219 per night
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4072 Jo's Bungalow * 3 Min Walk to Beach * Dog Friendly * Ocean Views from Rooftop Deck
$66 per night
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5212 Vacation Daze * 2 Min Walk to Beach * Pool & Hot Tub * Pool Table
$165 per night
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Shell-a-holic
$103 per night
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BB's Bungalow -Private Bed/Bath & Private Entrance
$100 per night
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Cooper's Suite Charity - SPCA Supporters/Donators
$112 per night
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4040 Paws at the Beach * Dog Friendly * Hot Tub
$88 per night
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Angels Haven - Your Heavenly Getaway Spot
$140 per night
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4060 Foxhole * Oceanfront * Walk to Local Restaurants & Shop
$64 per night
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4073 Downtime * 2 Min Walk to Beach * Pool & Hot Tub
$68 per night

Kill Devil Hills condo rentals

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GS103 Gulfstream 103 * 1 Min Walk to the Beach * Community Pool, Dog Friendly
$58 per night
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🏖🦀 Comfy Cozy Beach Condo - The Banks # 2E 🦀🏖
$90 per night
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OBX Oceanfront Condo-The Sands
$241 per night
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The EAST Cove beside legendary Avalon pier
$169 per night
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Oceanfront 2B 2B Condo - Sleeps 7
$220 per night
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Sundune Surf & Sand: Steps Away from the Beach
$279 per night
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Cozy Beach and Garden Getaway
$107 per night
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Private, Relaxing, Beautiful escape
$121 per night
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SDV310 Call Me The Breeze* 3 Min Walk to Beach * Dog Friendly * Community Pool
$69 per night
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Quiet, relaxing getaway for 2!
$105 per night
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Beach front 2 bedroom condo in Outerbanks, NC!
$141 per night
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Spectacular Oceanfront Views with Pool in KDH
$413 per night

Kill Devil Hills cabin rentals

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Endless Oceanfront Days and Nights at Perriwinkle
$454 per night
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A Different Frame of Mind - OBX A-Frame For Rent
$235 per night
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Sea Spay Cottage #4
$232 per night
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Sea Spray Cottage #3
$300 per night
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Charming, Vintage Cabin in the Woods; Great WiFi!
$121 per night
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Sea Spray Cottage #2
$325 per night
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Maritime view12min walkbeach.Private entrance,bath
$191 per night
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Super-Cute Sea Spray Cottage #5
$268 per night
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Cabin in the woods at the beach
$180 per night

Your guide to Kill Devil Hills

All About Kill Devil Hills

The small coastal community of Kill Devil Hills is a gateway to North Carolina’s Outer Banks region and all it has to offer. In addition to the miles of dune-studded beaches along the Atlantic Coast, the town boasts a handful of outstanding parks known for their hiking and wildlife spotting. On the outskirts of town, the shoreline is dotted with brightly colored pastel homes, providing a picturesque backdrop for the swimming, surfing, and fishing the area has to offer.

In the center of Kill Devil Hills, you’ll find memorials and museums commemorating the historical achievements of the region; most notably, this is where humans first achieved powered flight. In addition to the bars and cafes hosting live musical performances, several markets and restaurants in town highlight fresh seafood from the surrounding waters. Yellowfin tuna, striped bass and sea trout are popular catches and menu items here.


How do I get around Kill Devil Hills?

Norfolk International Airport (ORF) is the nearest international terminal to Kill Devil Hills, around 90 minutes away by car. As driving is the only way to reach town, renting a car at the airport is the easiest way to get around and explore the area. The core of Kill Devil Hills is compact and walkable, but public transportation options are limited, as are ride-hailing services and taxis. Additionally, as a barrier island chain nearly 100 miles long, the Outer Banks region is difficult to navigate without some form of transportation.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Kill Devil Hills?

Seasonal temperature changes can be fairly drastic between the summer and winter months in Kill Devil Hills. However, humidity, wind, and precipitation stay relatively consistent, with only minor variations throughout the year. From May to September, the weather is warm, a great time to look for rentals in Kill Devil Hills, when the temperature is conducive to swimming, hiking, and generally enjoying nature.

Several events occur during this time, like the Fourth of July Fireworks Show, best enjoyed on the beach. There is also the National Aviation Day Celebration at the Wright Brothers National Memorial in August, where the history of aviation is celebrated along with Orville Wright’s birthday. From October to March, temperatures plunge to levels that are too cold for enjoying ocean activities. However, the brisk temperatures are pleasant for hiking in the surrounding parks and reserves.


What are the top things to do in Kill Devil Hills?

Outer Banks Arboretum & Teaching Garden

There’s no better place to learn about the ecologies of coastal North Carolina than at the Outer Banks Arboretum & Teaching Garden. You’ll find sensory gardens, a butterfly highway, and a composting demonstration area in the beautifully manicured grounds landscaped with native plants. Take one of the several accessible walking trails throughout the complex to guide you on your exploration.

Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve

This nature reserve north of town is home to several rare habitats and ecological communities, including maritime swamp forests, freshwater wetlands, and deciduous forests. The reserve is also a hotspot for local wildlife, including leopard frogs, snapping turtles, marsh rabbits, and bobcats. Several trailheads provide access to the park, and an interlacing series of waterways allows you to explore the reserve by kayak.

Wright Brothers National Memorial

This memorial is a site dedicated to the first instance of powered flight in history. In 1903, the Wright brothers made their historic flight at the very spot where this memorial now sits. The visitor center and museum grounds have several exhibits that include a reconstruction of the brothers’ hangar and workshop, a replica of their plane, and a towering 60-foot granite monument to the occasion.