Waterfront vacation rentals in Roanoke Island

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Condo in Manteo
2nd Floor Waterfront Lighthouse View Downtown
See our "hall of art" where each hallway is an art galleries Laney Layton of Edenton working as an artist since 1973. Just look for her signatures. You tube "tour of Manteo nc" to see this special location in the heart of downtown on a 2nd floor overlooking the lighthouse and Shallowbag bay. Walk to restaurants, bars, shops, docks, and Festival Park/Elizabeth II. Visit The Lost Colony/Fort Raleigh/Elizabethan Gardans, NC Aquarium, and Jockey's Ridge. IF booked please look for our 3rd floor apt.
Mar 31 – Apr 7
$156 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 208 reviews
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Cottage in Kitty Hawk
Waterfront 2 bedroom cottage/hot tub/dock access
Welcome to "Seas the Bay" surrounded by water and majestic live oaks, this quaint 2 bedroom cottage offers stunning views of Kitty Hawk Bay from the house, deck, & dock. Just 5 min from the beach, local food, & nightlife. Our dock on the bay is a perfect place to enjoy sunrises and sunsets on the water. This listing is for 4 guests, perfect for a family, friends, or couples. A small cottage with a long-term rental is on the same property, there is shared parking, but no living spaces shared.
Jun 6 – 13
$411 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 158 reviews
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Home in Nags Head
Waterfront Home w/ Dock, Chef’s Kitchen & Sunsets
A charming Outer Banks escape! Our home - right on the water - offers fishing, sunsets, birdwatching, water activities, and crabbing from the dock. We take amenities very seriously, so you'll enjoy a top of the line, well-stocked gourmet kitchen, luxurious bedding, showers with strong water pressure, beach equipment, fishing equipment, picnic supplies, and various decks from which you can relax and take in the beautiful surroundings. You are our honored guest and you will know it.
Feb 13 – 20
$180 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 155 reviews

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Waterfront apartment rentals

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Apartment in Kitty Hawk
Canalfront, "Mariner's Retreat"
Apr 17 – 24
$66 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 216 reviews
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Apartment in Nags Head
On Jockey Ridge State Park + Hot Tub + Sound Beach
May 29 – Jun 5
$221 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 197 reviews
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Apartment in Elizabeth City
Beautiful Waterfront Downtown Apartment Unit 2
May 15 – 22
$106 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 206 reviews
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Apartment in Kill Devil Hills
Sound Front Private Guest Apartment!
May 8 – 15
$175 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 432 reviews
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Apartment in Kitty Hawk
Outer Banks Luxurious & Secluded Beach Getaway #1
Mar 23 – 30
$125 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 155 reviews
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Apartment in Manteo
Bird's Eye Waterfront Views in Downtown Manteo
Dec 26 – Jan 2
$250 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 26 reviews
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Apartment in Manteo
Wellington's Retreat
Sep 19 – 26
$248 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews
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Apartment in Kill Devil Hills
1BD/1BA Semi bay views! Clean & comfortable unit.
Apr 1 – 8
$85 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 23 reviews
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Apartment in Kill Devil Hills
Waterfront- Pet Friendly & Paddle Boards!
May 9 – 16
$118 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 36 reviews
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Apartment in Nags Head
"Land Here" Sound and ocean view. Pool and pier
Apr 4 – 11
$266 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 16 reviews
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Apartment in Duck
Sound Suite | Waterfront, Best Sunset View in Duck
Nov 22 – 29
$181 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 37 reviews
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Apartment in Duck
Luxurious Sunset Flat in Duck with Gorgeous Views!
Jan 24 – 31
$349 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 25 reviews

Waterfront house rentals

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Home in Kill Devil Hills
Waterfront Cottage With 180 Degree Views!!
Feb 7 – 14
$274 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 106 reviews
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Home in Kitty Hawk
The Salty Shoebox OBX Oceanfront.
Feb 8 – 15
$325 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 123 reviews
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Home in Nags Head
Bruce’s Retreat Waterfront Home Entire 3 Bd 2 Ba
Oct 10 – 17
$175 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 152 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
The Yellow House. Waterfront, kayaks!
Jan 11 – 18
$170 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 133 reviews
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Home in Kitty Hawk
Chasin' Sunshine - Unobstructed Ocean View
Oct 6 – 13
$249 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 111 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
The Sea Shanty - Deepwater Canal, Dog Friendly!
Apr 24 – May 1
$320 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 120 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
Post Flight (Bikes,SUP,Pool,Canoe,Private Entry)
May 23 – 30
$121 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 233 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
Ritzin' It - Beach side,Hot tub,Easy beach access
May 16 – 23
$329 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 143 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
Rose Haven =Waterfront+Pool+2 Masters+Private Dock
Oct 20 – 27
$550 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 135 reviews
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Home in Harbinger
Close 2 Coast (OBX)! 3BR/2BA *PET FRIENDLY*
Aug 29 – Sep 5
$200 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 169 reviews
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Home in Kill Devil Hills
Rainbows after Rain - Canal-front, Pet-friendly!
Sep 14 – 21
$295 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 121 reviews
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Home in Grandy
Gorgeous Sound Sunrises & Moonrise’s& Min from OBX
Nov 2 – 9
$171 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 101 reviews

Waterfront condo rentals

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Condo in Duck
Waterfront Luxury Beach Home-Sunset View,Spa Baths
Dec 17 – 24
$428 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 197 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Spectacular Oceanfront Views with Pool in KDH
May 24 – 31
$384 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 117 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Atlantic Sunrise OCEAN FRONT+POOL Central Location
Aug 11 – 18
$499 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 196 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Turtle Tides - Oceanfront Penthouse Retreat
Aug 31 – Sep 7
$287 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Sunburst Ocean View Condo @ Nags Head Beach
Apr 21 – 28
$235 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Condo in Manteo
Low Cleaning fee/Pool/BoatDock/Amenities!
Oct 18 – 25
$197 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 29 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Oceanfront 2BR Steps to Sand! Linens Included!
Oct 24 – 31
$147 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews
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Condo in Manteo
Lovely Soundfront 3BR Condo in OBX
Apr 13 – 20
$248 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 40 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Oceanfront Luxury Penthouse w/Stunning Views!
Jan 31 – Feb 7
$429 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 34 reviews
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Condo in Nags Head
Direct Ocean Front 2BR w/ Pool
Jan 29 – Feb 5
$197 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 20 reviews
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Condo in Kill Devil Hills
Perfect Oceanfront OBX Getaway
Feb 4 – 11
$209 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 27 reviews
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Condo in Nags Head
Special rate, Atlantic Ocean Front Bliss!
Feb 6 – 13
$293 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 46 reviews

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