Kitty Hawk is bursting with authenticity. From the unique dining spots to the beachy local boutiques. Browse our Kitty Hawk Rentals and find the perfect place for your next OBX vacation. Most homes in the area are located within easy walking distance to the beach, we have oceanfront homes located on the east of the beach road, semi-oceanfront properties and if you're looking for the perfect place to capture a true Outer Banks sunset take a look at our soundside rentals. There are lots of things to do in Kitty Hawk including kayaking along the sound, surfing, looking for shells along the beach, boating, biking, jogging and more! Kitty Hawk is also known for the lush 18-hole golf course that sits on the top of the hill at Eckner Street, Be sure to check out our properties located within the Sea Scape Community. Kitty Hawk neighbors Southern Shores and is situated between Duck and Kill Devil Hills,
Originally dubbed Chickahawk, in the 1700's by Natives, the town of Kitty Hawk is rich with Outer Banks history. Home of where the Wright Brothers Orville and Wilbur first took flight in 1903 on a windy December afternoon. No one truly knows how the name Kitty Hawk originated but tales of mosquito hawks and song birds date back for centuries, the town is home to a lush maritime forest known as Kitty Hawk Woods which spans over 462 acres. It is one of the oldest towns on the OBX and has a local population of roughly 3 to 4 thousand residents.
The home of the First Flight! This town offers great proximity to boundless restaurants, shopping and public beach accesses. This quiet charming town is riddled with Outer Banks classics such as Johns Drive In, ART’s Place and The Black Pelican which has been featured on food networks Diners Drive In’s and Dives! Whether you’re looking to enjoy a craft beer while listening to live music over a unique tapas style menu at Trio Wine & Cheese Bar or you’re in the mood for something a bit more romantic that wont break the bank like Josephine’s Sicilian Kitchen, Kitty Hawk offers it all! From unique tacos and seasonally special Margaritas at Bad Bean Baja Grill to freshly caught seafood at a reasonable price from I got your crabs, whatever your craving is, you can fulfill it within a 10-mile radius!
The weather in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina during the summer months is warm and sunny. The average temperature during the Summertime is 80 degrees while the ocean is always unpredictable the average temperature is in the high 70's however, it does dip into the 50's during a rare upwelling. Fall on the OBX is a local favorite. There is normally less traffic which everyone loves but the best part is the weather! You can enjoy warm summer-like days with cool crisp fall evenings. Winter is a combination of cool 60 degree days with a few cool fronts passing through making temperatures drop into the low 30's occasionally bringing snow. The OBX has something to offer visitors year-round and Kitty Hawk has rentals that are sure to make your visit one to remember.