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Hatteras Island, NC - Beach Vacation Rentals Near Cape Hatteras

Hatteras Island is a 42-mile long island on the Outer Banks of North Carolina south of Oregon Inlet. It is home to Cape Hatteras and its national seashore, along with seven villages: Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras.

The crown jewel of Hatteras Island is the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in the United States. The 208-foot tall structure is characterized by a black-and-white spiral pattern and emits a beam of light that can be seen for 20 miles. Visitors can climb 257 steps to the top of this famous Outer Banks landmark on Cape Hatteras daily from April through Columbus Day. After you’ve visited the lighthouse, be sure to check out other Hatteras Island spots like the Cape Point, the first-ever lifesaving station and The Graveyard of the Atlantic.  

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Cape Hatteras is the perfect vacation destination with its gorgeous scenery and fascinating history. Browse our listings below and book your Hatteras beach rental with Seaside Vacations today!