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“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”

Staying at Sanderling offers an exclusive beachfront resort with the highest quality of amenities and a spa recognized by Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards as #3 in the United States.

Contact Spa at Sanderling

Phone: 252.261.7744
Fax: 252.261.1352
Email: spa@sanderling-resort.com


Open Daily Year Round
May, September, October 9am - 7pm
June, July, August 8am - 9pm
November- April 9am - 6pm
Indoor Pool Hours are the same as the Spa hours
Spa at Sanderling is Open to the Public

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Spa at Sanderling

The spa will be closed November 30, December 1, 2, 3 for maintenance and reopen 9am on December 4th. 

A Sanderling vacation experience is not complete without a visit to the award-winning Spa at Sanderling. The spa’s warm natural space is awash with soothing candlelight and coastal aromas. The roses blooming over the grounds whisper softly of your impending enjoyment. After a busy day on the beach, the Sound, or exploring the surrounding Outer Banks area, the Sanderling Spa is the perfect destination for your physical and mental rejuvenation.

The spa’s purpose is to enrich and fulfill. With views of the appropriately tranquil Currituck Sound, its ten treatment rooms offer coastal and seasonally inspired massage, body and facial treatments. The Sanderling signature treatments draw from the unique natural resources of the Outer Banks coastline, lending a memorable coastal flavor to your spa experience — while your nails will be the talk of the beach after a visit to the spa’s manicure and pedicure specialists.

The spa provides packages, as well as special event and group offerings.

And don’t forget to stop by the Shop at Sanderling for books, magazines, sundries, assorted logo accessories; and classic logo apparel to include polos, t-shirts, sweatshirts, hooded sweatshirts, sweaters, jackets, spa/workout apparel, Imperial head ware.

Spa Policies and Etiquette for Your Comfort

  • * Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your service to enjoy the amenities.
  • * Slippers and a comfortable robe will be provided during your time with us.
  • * Enjoy all the spa has to offer before or after your perfectly prepared spa appointments. During this relaxation time unwind with light refreshments in our co-ed whisper zones or solarium. Relax your muscles in the tranquility of our gender specific eucalyptus steam rooms. For those who may want to remain a little more active we offer our heated indoor lap pool.
  • * To preserve our tranquil environment and the privacy of our spa guest’s cell phones, cameras,and videos are asked to remain off during your time with us. Children over the age of 12 or older are more than welcome to enjoy the spa with the supervision of an adult.
  • * To enhance your spa experience we ask all guests to be aware of our 24 hour cancellation policy. Should you need to reschedule or cancel your spa experience please provide our staff with 24 hours’ notice. Services cancelled less than 24 hours in advance will be subject to a charge of 50 % of the services scheduled.
  • * Non resort guests are more than welcome to join us at the spa for a day of rejuvenation. If you wish to simply enjoy the amenities a $20.00 day pass will apply.
  • * Gift Cards available at any denomination.