“A getaway at Sanderling is a promise of memories, discovery and adventure”

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“Cared for under the warmth of an impeccably trained staff, Sanderling is the only full service resort in the Outer Banks”

“Sanderling- charming and romantic, diverse and eclectic, authentic and unpretentious, alive and vibrant. It’s an experience.”

“A one-of-a-kind destination, Sanderling has a magical pull on those who come here.”

“Sanderling- charming and romantic, diverse and eclectic, authentic and unpretentious, alive and vibrant. It’s an experience.”

"A beautiful place for a wedding. A romantic and emotionally, amazing experience. Everything was exceptional."

“Sanderling brings the retreat to the level of art”

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TRANQUILITY POOL Located east of the South Wing between the guestroom building and the rolling sand dunes and native grasses, the Tranquility Pool provides an adults-only experience, featuring a 75-foot long lap pool, large whirlpool spa, terry-covered chaise lounges, and secluded, umbrella-canopied seating areas. Whether you’re nurturing or recharging a romance, or simply enjoying the best of your Outer Banks vacation, the Tranquility Pool is peacefully enchanting. Sanderling’s high-quality Sandbar cuisine and beverages are available to enhance your magical poolside experience.
     * The pool will not be heated from November 3 - May 22, 2015.  The Tranquility Whirlpool will be heated. 

RESORT POOL Situated on the north end of the property, between the north wing and the beach, the heated Resort Pool is the perfect spot for family fun. The oversized hot tub has more than enough room for several families, and the beach entry to the pool provides a perfect spot for toddlers to play. For those looking for the ultimate poolside living experience, Sanderling’s Oceanside lodgings on the ground floor of the North Wing open directly to the Resort Pool. Sesaonally, food can be ordered from the Sandbar throughout the day. In season, the Resort Pool will be operational from 9am to 8:00 p.m., seven days a week.
    *  The Pool and whirlpool will be closed until May 22, 2015 due to construction.

INDOOR POOL at Spa at Sanderling The indoor lap pool is available daily during the spa operating hours for all hotel guests. Magnificent windows offer panoramic views of the Currituck Sound, and when desired, movable partitions and skylights welcome the refreshing Outer Banks, North Carolina breezes.
    *  The indoor pool is open  year round.