Hatteras Island, NC is revered by many as the premier East Coast destination for family vacations. With such a wide range of activities, outdoor action, and shops for everyone to choose from, coming to Hatteras is a no-brainer. And while this slice of paradise is loved for its laid-back vibe and sense of adventure, guests looking for a more luxurious getaway are in luck, too. Plenty of restaurants, attractions and our new Platinum Home Collection offer the ultimate style and experiences for anyone looking to treat themselves to some extra indulgences. Bookmark this guide for planning your perfect Hatteras Island luxury escape.
Think Hatteras Island doesn't have an upscale food scene? Think again.
Café Pamlico at The Inn on Pamlico Sound in Frisco is a premier casual fine dining restaurant offering contemporary coastal cuisine and an inspired wine and cocktail selection in a beautiful setting overlooking the Pamlico Sound.
Dinky's Waterfront Restaurant in Hatteras Village offers a menu of classic American fare accompanied by a full bar and beautiful view of the marina.
Ketch 55 in Avon features fresh local seafood and hand-cut steaks that pair exceptionally well with their selection of micro brews and specialty wines.
Oceanas Bistro in Avon features something for everyone to love from fresh-caught seafood to classic southern comfort fare to internationally-inspired dishes.
Rusty's Surf & Turf
Rusty's Surf & Turf in Buxton boasts a menu inspired by the international surf travels of Chef Rusty himself. Try his creative preparations along with one of their North Carolina craft beers.
Things to Do
Island living doesn't have to mean buckets of sand and mini golf (although we do love those, too!) Treat yourself to the indulgent side of Hatteras.
Pamper yourself with a spa day! Spa Koru is a full service salon in the heart of Avon across from the Avon Pier. Treat yourself to a massage, blowout, or mani-pedi, or join in on a beach yoga class to breathe your stress away.
Hatteras Harbor Fishing Charters
Book a charter boat and cruise out to the Gulf Stream, or take a nice inshore trip from one of the many great charters at Hatteras Harbor. There is nothing like the rush of reeling in a big one with family and friends!
Outer Banks Air Charters
Fly HI on an aerial tour with Outer Banks Air Charters. Take off with a local pilot for an amazing birds-eye view of Hatteras Island and the Outer Banks!
Sunset Boat Tour
End your day watching a famous Hatteras Island sunset out on the glassy waters of the Pamlico Sound with The Albatross Fleet. Enjoy a romantic tour for two or bring the whole group for an evening of fun under the spectacular sky.
Fall asleep and wake up in pure splendor in Outer Beaches Platinum Homes, our exclusive collection of premier Hatteras Island accommodations.
From the moment you drive up to Amorous, you know you're in for something special. This premier oceanfront cottage was just built in 2014 and is absolutely stunning!
Croatan Ridge #940
Croatan Ridge is a private, luxurious and all-inclusive home where memories of a lifetime are created. Perfect for a family reunion, wedding, or special celebration this private soundfront mini-resort will have you in complete awe.
Magic Moments #999
Are you looking to add some magic to your getaway this summer? Magic Moments is a handicap accessible home with everything you need to write your fairy tale vacation.
Mermaid Haven #64
Mermaid Haven is quick to catch your eye with its unique appearance. Owned by the builder, this home is a show piece for excellence in craftsmanship, and the interior decoration and furnishings have only quality and comfort in mind.
Sound Therapy #992
Nestled in the lush green maritime forest, this gorgeous soundside home rises above the tree line for unbelievable panoramic views of the Pamlico Sound. With a private pool and hot, and boardwalk access to a soundfront beac,h Sound Therapy does vacation on Hatteras Island right.
Southern Belle #450
Miss Scarlet herself couldn't be more pleased with Southern Belle. Touting 3,500 sq. ft. of furnished decks and 5,200 sq. ft. of professionally-decorated interior space, the special touches are abundant throughout this fabulous oceanfront cottage.
Sunset Serenade #63
You'll be singing Sunset Serenade's praises from the moment you pull in. This beautiful home features a private boardwalk, recreation room, home theater, and much more. It goes without saying the sunsets from here are out of this world!
Taj Mahatteras #183
The Taj Mahal of Hatteras Island, this oceanfront dream home is fit for royalty. From the 2-level grand oak staircase to the glass elevator and beyond, Taj Mahatteras sets the bar for Hatteras Island luxury.
Just steps from the beach walkway, Tranquilina's towering wall of windows welcomes you with open arms. Situated on the lakefront, this home offers incredible views from all levels and boasts plenty of top-notch amenities.
...And don't forget our fan-favorite Elite Home Collection for many more spectacular Hatteras Island homes!
So what are you waiting for? Book your luxury Hatteras Island getaway today!