Welcome to Colington Harbour, a charming waterfront community nestled in the heart of Kill Devil Hills on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. This hidden gem of a community is home to many Outer Banks residents, but an abundance of rentals as well. Many visitors do not even know it exists! It is a private gated community which offers an array of vacation rentals, perfect for families, friends, and couples seeking a memorable getaway. With its convenient location, abundant amenities, and stunning natural beauty, Colington Harbour is the ideal destination for your next Outer Banks vacation. Read More
Colington Harbour is situated in Kill Devil Hills, just a stone's throw away from the bustling town of Kitty Hawk and the historic Wright Brothers National Memorial. The community offers easy access to both Albemarle Sound and the Atlantic Ocean, providing a diverse range of recreational opportunities.
There are two ways to get to Colington Harbour in Kill Devil Hills - driving and flying. The closest international airport is in Norfolk, VA (ORF). After landing in Norfolk, you will then head south on NC-168 and US-158 where you will drive over the Wright Memorial Bridge. When you get to the road signs pointing you to NC12 North, you will stay straight and proceed through the Town of Southern Shores and the Town of Kitty Hawk. Kill Devil Hills is the next town. In the heart of Kill Devil Hills, after the Monument, you will turn right onto Colington Road. Follow this windy road for several miles until you eventually come to the entrance to Colington Harbour on the left. There is only one way in and one way out of the Harbour.
Keep your eye on the community calendar. There is almost always something fun happening in Colington, especially in the summer months, and vacationers can expect a lot to enjoy.
Guard Gate: Upon your arrival in Colington Harbour, you will need to stop at the guard gate and let them know you are staying in a vacation rental. You will then be given a weekly parking pass. If you have others coming in separate cars, they will need to follow the same procedure.
Beach Exploration: Don't miss the chance to explore the stunning nearby beaches for a day of sun, sand, and relaxation. Beach access points are conveniently located, giving you the opportunity to unwind and enjoy the full sun and ocean views.
Local Attractions: While staying at Colington Harbour, make sure to visit the iconic Wright Brothers National Memorial and take a step back in time to where aviation history began.
Outdoor Adventures: Enjoy the various outdoor activities available, such as tennis matches on the community's tennis courts and playground, a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, or a leisurely stroll through the neighborhood's beautifully landscaped garden areas.
The closest and one of the most popular attractions to Colington Harbour is the Wright Brothers National Memorial.
Kill Devil Hills has some of the nicest beach accesses as well. Just a few miles up Colington Road, you will come to them.
Being away from the traffic on the Croatan Highway, with a collection of lovely homes and cottages, and miles of canals and sound-bordering open waters, your Outer Banks vacation in Colington Harbour will be nothing but relaxing and enjoyable.
You will always feel safe in Colington Harbour with it being a private gated subdivision. In addition, Colington Harbour has two community pools, a community pool with a kiddie pool, tennis courts, and a basketball court. (The pool does cost extra.) The pool is close to a soundfront park with picnic tables, a bathhouse, and amazing sound views.
Should you wish to bring a boat, Colington Harbour is a boater's dream - there is an easily accessible boat launch for you and some of the houses have their own boat dock. You can also fish off the docks or engage in numerous water sports activities like swimming, kayaking, paddleboarding, or perhaps rent a jet ski.
Colington Harbour is close to two delicious restaurants without having to leave Colington Road: Colington Cafe and Saltbox Cafe. These are fan favourites of both guests and locals. However, if you'd like to venture further into Kill Devil Hills, there are even more restaurants, shopping, and activities waiting for you there.
When booking your Colington Harbour vacation rental, consider KEES Vacation Rentals for a seamless and enjoyable experience. KEES offers top-rated vacation rentals that cater to your needs and preferences, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay. With a commitment to guest satisfaction, KEES provides exceptional customer service, easy online booking, and a range of properties to choose from.
Whether you're seeking a cozy retreat for a romantic getaway, a family-friendly vacation home, or a spacious property for a group of friends, KEES has the perfect option for you. Discover the convenience, comfort, and conveniences that await you when you choose to stay with KEES in Colington Harbour.
In Colington Harbour you might find a rental with a spacious living area with sound views; comfortable bedrooms, including queen bedrooms and pyramid bunk beds, well-equipped kitchens for preparing delicious meals, free Wifi, a hot tub, private backyard spaces, perfect for enjoying the outdoors, and even some pet-friendly options so that your furry friends can join the fun.
With KEES FlexStay, you can choose which date/dates you check in and check out, without a 7-night minimum stay!
Start planning your Outer Banks adventure today! Explore availability, browse properties, and secure your dream vacation rental with KEES. Your unforgettable Colington Harbour experience awaits.