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Outer Banks Vacation Rentals - Find Your OBX Beach House
Outer Banks Vacation Rentals
There are thousands of Outer Banks vacation rental homes in all different shapes and sizes. You will find everything from oceanfront mansions that sleep 30, to affordable one bedroom condos. Our Outer Banks Vacation Rental guide shows you what rental companies have the beach house you are looking for.

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Outer Banks Message Board - The OBX's Best Vacation Forum
Outer Banks Message Board
The Outer Banks busiest message board with great information on your favorite area. Ask questions, get answers and talk about OBX. With thousands of members, the OBX Connection message board is a fun and informative forum!

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Top 5 Most Recent Topics From The Outer Banks Message Board
KILL DEVIL HILLS BOATING - Posted By: maglite4cell on 7/16/2018
Hello! My Family is coming to Kill Devil Hills for vacation and we are bringing our boat along and staying at a Canal Property. I am having a hard time locating things that we can do with the boat outer than fishing or water sports with the boat. Can anyone recommend places to go see by boat? Places that we can dock and walk around? Places to eat by taking the boat and docking? I feel there a... [Read Full Post]

LOW 4WHEEL DRIVE OR HIGH ON BEACH. - Posted By: robluc on 7/16/2018
Passed on ramp 25 on advice of narrow beaches from tackle shop guy. 27 was open about the length of a football field and packed. went to 30 the first day and did fine. Yesterday at 30 the sand seemed deeper and had to drop a couple more pounds to 18 psi. still struggled coming off beach. Thought I would try 4 low today. What is the difference on the sand in 4 low and 4 high?

SOUTH NAGS HEAD-MP 19 HOW WIDE IS THE BEACH THERE - Posted By: pvogel2625 on 7/16/2018
Just curious how the beach is there. We haven't been down in a few years and will be staying by MP 19. Hope there is beach at high tide.

IS CHARTER INTERNET DOWN? - Posted By: HopSkipandJump on 7/16/2018
Is anyone else unable to connect to Charter internet/ phone? Ours has been out for 90 minutes or so and I need to get some work done. Wondering if it is a widespread outage or just our house. Thanks!

WHERE CAN 50 PEOPLE GO OUT TO EAT? - Posted By: DeeB on 7/16/2018
Family reunion time. But there's 50 of us. We want at least one night where we all eat out together as a family. Where should we go with a group that large?

Outer Banks Restaurant Guide
Outer Banks Restaurant Guide
Read reviews of the best (and worst) Outer Banks restaurants on OBX Connection. See pictures, check menus and get directions quickly and easily. If you are looking for great information on an Outer Banks Restaurant, we can help!

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Top 5 Most Recent Outer Banks Restaurant Reviews
LEONARDO'S PIZZA - good
This crust (crispy) pizza with fresh toppings. Service was noticeably very friendly.

THE MAD CRABBER - very good
We ate here last month & thoroughly enjoyed our meals and service. Generous portion sizes. Casual/friendly atmosphere. Pretty darn reasonable for what you get too.

GOOD WINDS SEAFOOD AND WINE BAR - off night?
While this place gets decent reviews, we were pretty underwhelmed when we ate there last month. All of us agreed that our meals were 'okay, but not great'. They were out of several menu items. Service was slow (to be fair, they were slammed) as though they needed more help. The water view is nice and I appreciate the paper straws (vs. plastic).

BOARD WOK - Very good 4.5 stars
We ordered carry-out as our 1st night's dinner. The food was all very good. I would give 4.5 stars if I could.

COLINGTON CAFE THE - A Grand Dame
This used to be one of our favorite places to eat. One thing we liked about it was that it was open out of season, and the food was always thoughtfully prepared and creatively prepared. When we went in April, it was busy, as usual. We were seated upstairs, which was new for us. I got crab cakes and was so disappointed in its preparation. The crab cakes looked like they were large hush puppies... [Read Full Review]

Outer Banks Web Cam Directory - All OBX Webcams
Outer Banks Webcams
There are many excellent Outer Banks webcams from Corolla to Hatteras Island. You can see the beaches, the ocean and even several fishing piers and lighthouse web cams. There is nothing like being on the Outer Banks in person, but our OBX web cams can help you feel like your here, even when you're far away.

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Top 5 Most Popular Outer Banks Webcams
JENNETTES PIER WEBCAM NAGS HEAD
Live streaming video of the surf from Jennette's Pier, located in Nags Head, NC. this is a great Outer Banks webcam and shows why the OBX is a great vacation spot!

PALMETTO DUNES WEBCAMS
Four nice streaming webcams from around the Palmetto Dunes resort. They include The Dunes House, Robert Trent Jones Golf Course, Hilton Head Outfitters Shop, and a Lagoon webcam.

HARBOUR TOWN LIGHTHOUSE WEBCAM HHI
The Harbour Town Lighthouse in Sea Pines on Hilton Head Island is an iconic landmark, recognized around the world. There is now a streaming Harbour Town Lighthouse webcam for you to enjoy. You can even control it's movements!

DAYTONA BEACH PERRYS WEBCAM
See the live views of beautiful Daytona Beach, Florida from the Perry's Ocean Edge webcam. See palm tree, the ocean, beautiful beaches and even a few cars driving on the beach.

BAR HARBOR MYRTLE BEACH WEBCAM
Bar Harbor is an oceanfront resort on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. The beach webcam shows live views of the beach, ocean, boardwalk and pier. This is also a great vacation destination in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina as you can see from the view.

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