“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

"Spring" Into a Night

May 2014

Buy two nights and Get One Night Complimentary! Based on availability on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday arrivals. Book Now More information...

Buy 3; Get 1 Free

June 2015

Buy Three Nights and Get One Night FreeMore information...

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"Spring" Into a Third Night May 2015

Buy Two Nights and Get One Night Complimentary! Based on availability on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday arrivals during the month of May.

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Buy Three Nights; Get One Night Free June 2015

Buy Three Nights and extend your stay on us for one night.

Available for arrival on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.  Limited room type availability. Taxes and resort service fee nightly including on the complimentary night.

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Take the 5th! July, August, September 2015

Time to start planning for warmer weather and your vacation to the Outer Banks.
It's time to "Take the 5th!"  
Stay Four Nights and the Fifth Night is on us. 

(Excludes arrivals on Monday and Tuesday.  Available based on availability from May 1 - September 30, 2015 for leisure reservations in Oceanside Kings only.)

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Wildhorse Adventure April 1 - May 22, 2015

Enjoy an oceanside guest room and adventure to see the Corolla Wildhorse for two guests. Two night minimum required.
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Hot Rates for Summer Dates July and August

Sizzlin Hot Rates on Select Summer Dates.  Based on limited inventory/roomtype and availability for new leisure reservations.  Some dates start as low as $299 (Up to 20% off our regular rates)

Current dates include  

June 21,22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30
July 6, 7, 8, 26, 30
August 26, 27, 30, 31
September 1

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Rise and Shine! Breakfast Package Available Year Round

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

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Picture Perfect Getaway Capture the Memories!

Take home your memories of your Outer Banks vacation! Enoy a sunset room and include a one hour photo session during your stay with Brooke Mayo Photographers and online hosting of your images for 30 days.

2 night minimum stay. Taxes and resort fees additional.

View Slideshow that illustrates the Picture Perfect Getaway

“We chose the Picture Perfect Package because we knew the Sanderling’s beautiful grounds would make an ideal setting for family photos. Brooke Mayo made the experience so much fun and a perfect way to kick-off our vacation” –Kevin and Keira White

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Outer Banks Marathon Weekend November 6-8, 2015

Lace up those running shoes and head to the Outer Banks for the OBX Marathon Weekend.   Participate in the 5K, 8K and 1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday or the Half or Full Marathon on Sunday.  A special rate to registered runners of $189 per night is available with a two night stay.  (Resort Fee and Taxes are additional).  A runner's breakfast will be available early on race day and special pasta menu options at the restaurant.  Register at

Digital Detox Can you leave the devices behind to relax?

Check into Sanderling and check out from digital distractions. Upon check-in, surrender your digital devices at the front desk, where they will be safely stored until you leave. Prior to arrival, select one activity for each day of your stay from a menu of spa treatments, water sports and tours to keep busy while staying unplugged. Digital Detox rooms are stocked with painting kits, perfect for capturing the beauty of an Outer Banks sunrise or tranquil ocean scene, alongside a board game basket and bottle of wine from local Sanctuary Vineyards. For each successful day of digital detox, guests receive 20% off one activity per person.

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