“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

Hot Summer Dates

Hot Summer Dates

Sizzlin Hot Rates on Select Summer Dates. Based on limited inventory/roomtype and availability for new leisure reservations. August 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 30, 31 September 1More information...

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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Other Dining Options

BEACH HOUSE LOBY BAR Grab a specialty coffee and homemade pastry to enjoy while relaxing in one of the comfortable first- or second-floor Beach House seating areas. Take a little time to browse the Beach House’s splendid selection of birding, beachcombing and coastal books, all available for purchase in the Shop at Sanderling located at Spa at Sanderling.

In the late afternoons and evenings, stop by the Beach House Bar, for wine, beer and cocktails, as well as late night coffee drinks, cordials and ports. Enjoy small plate appetizers, nuts and olives while you relax in our comfortable living room setting.

Live musical performances, fire pits and comfortable cushions on the Beach House Deck provide a great way to unwind at the end of a busy day and enjoy a glass of wine and s’mores.

SANDBAR Featuring a bar and adjacent deck, the Sandbar also serves the Beach House Deck and pool areas. The Sandbar serves everything from small plates and salads to sandwiches, wraps, smoothies, personal pizzas, hotdogs and hamburgers. If you are thirsty, try one of the specialty cocktails or frozen drinks, or sample a quality house wine or local beer.

The Sandbar also provides take-out service with both pool-side delivery and to-go beach picnics. The to go beach picnics include beverages of your choice served in insulated picnic baskets whatever food you like, whether it is a full picnic for lunch or a plate of cheese and charcuterie and some wine for a late afternoon snack. Order in advance to inform the Bar of your desired days and pick-up times.

The Sandbar is open in season starting at 12noon.

DELIVERY SERVICE Hotel rooms are meant to be used, and views are meant to be enjoyed. That’s why it’s important to be aware of Sanderling’s room delivery option, available from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Choose from an array of perfectly portioned small plates to satisfy between-meal cravings.

VACATION RENTAL PROVISIONS For guests staying in our vacation homes, Sanderling offers the option of stocking your refrigerator with both basics and special requests before your arrival, so you can relax into your vacation from the moment you open the door.

SPA LUNCH If you’ve got an appetite for lunch while indulging in the Spa at Sanderling, we offer the option of ordering from our healthy spa lunch menu, comprised of light and savory salads, wraps, smoothies, yogurts, fruits, crabcakes and more.