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

“There is something rare and wonderful in counting on something as simple as promises delivered”

“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”

Specials & Packages

Breakfast Package

Breakfast Package

Enjoy breakfast in the Lifesaving Station. Package includes one entrée, coffee and juice for two. Taxes and nightly resort fee additional.More information...

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Event Locations

If it's true that the right environment can spark ideas and foster creative thinking, you have quite possibly found the perfect place for your next meeting, incentive group or event.

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Event House & Deck

Located on the Oceanside of our Resort, the Event House offers wireless internet, natural lighting and a spacious foyer for breaks to ensure a comfortable meeting. The Event House will accommodate up to 140 people Theatre style, 84 people with a Classroom set-up, 60 people in a U-Shape and 72 people for a Hollow Square. The deck expands the space to accommodate an inside/outside flow to accommodate up to 200.

The Boardroom

The beautifully appointed preset Boardroom can accommodate up to 16 persons for an executive meeting. Natural lighting and ergonomically correct chairs make this the ideal location for your exectuive meeting.

Keeper's Loft

Located on the second floor of the historic Lifesaving Station, the Keeper's Loft offers views of the Currituck Sound. The site is ideal for hosting private meals and breakout meetings for up to 50 guests.
Kimball's Kitchen

Kimball's Kitchen

Located on the Currituck Sound with spectacular panoramic sunsets The Kimball's Kitchen can be made available for a private function during non-operational hours for up to 60 people.


Pavilion at Sanderling

The  climate controlled  Pavilion at Sanderling is located on the Sound offering stunning sunset views. The facility will hold up to 200 people. A private dock and gazebo are available to enjoy the natural setting.

Think Outside - The Beach

Just because you may be here on business, doesn't mean you can't have a little pleasure too. The Outer Banks is known for its beautiful sandy beaches which offer a lovely backdrop for any main event. We offer outdoor venues on the Oceanside of the Resort such as the Event Lawn in addition to the relaxing beach.

Our New Event Spaces

Enjoy visuals of our new event spaces perfect for meetings, retreats and gatherings of all sizes. Photos by Brooke Mayo Photographers.