Just to the south of the most famous town on the Outer Banks lies the quieter, more serene neighborhood of South Nags Head. Butting up to the Pea Island Wildlife Refuge, South Nags Head is secluded and removed from the busier areas of the Outer Banks without being too far away. South Nags Head is one of the best fishing spots in the area and surf fishing can be done year round. Oregon Inlet is nearby where the majority of the area charter boats are docked. Stop by late in the afternoon to watch the boats off load their daily catch. As you can tell by its name South Nags Head is the Southern end of Nags Head which borders the popular area of Kill Devil Hills.
South Nags Head is the perfect destination for your next vacation. Known for it's wide open beaches and large sand dunes South Nags Head has many popular points of interest. Live like a local and visit the iconic restaurant Fish Heads located on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier. Enjoy live music and classic OBX beach eats! South Nags Head is home to the Outer Banks Mall and within a short drive to Manteo which is known for it's performance of the Lost Colony.
South Nags Head is located between Nags Head and Hatteras. It is almost adjacent to Manteo and home to some of the best fishing on the OBX. South Nags Head is known for it's traditional charm and classic Nags Head Style Beach Cottages. The ones you grew up visiting with the wrap around porches and stunning ocean views. When visiting SNH you're taken back to a simpler time but still have all the luxuries of modern day. If you go South you'll reach the beautiful Pea Island Sanctuary in no time, if you drive west you'll hit the Pirates Cove Marina in Manteo in a blink of an eye and if you head back North you'll be in Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills in just a hop skip and a jump!
The weather in South Nags Head, North Carolina ranges from perfect to amazing. With high's peaking into the 80's on average during the summer months. If you happen to find yourself caught in a summer storm, don't fret! They usually pass over within an hour or two. The weather during the summer on the Outer Banks is close to perfection. Whether you're staying in an oceanfront rental on the OBX or tucked away on the soundside, you are sure to have an amazing vacation experience.