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Outer Banks: Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills is the oldest township on the Outer Banks and was the sight of the Wright Brothers historic First Flight. The town of Kill Devil Hills includes vacation rentals and is book-ended by the towns of Kitty Hawk and Nags Head. Spanning the barrier island from sound to sea, this beach community is the geographic center of Dare County. Family oriented with many activities for all ages, including kite flying, surfing, kayaking, windsurfing, sunbathing, air flight tours, shopping, restaurants and more.

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Kill Devil Hills Beach Accesses

An estimated 29 Public Beach Accesses in Kill Devil Hills (located on Virginia Dare Tr. – AKA “The Beach Road”, starting at MP5.5 at Arch St and run through MP10 at 8th St.)

Town of Kill Devil Hills Beach Access Maps


  • Items left on the beach or under/on walkways to beach after sunset are subject to confiscation. Please take all beach gear back to your rental each night.

Additional Amenities

Outer Banks Family YMCA3000 S. Croatan Hwy, Nags Head – Weekly and Daily Memberships are available for a FEE, call 252-449-8897 for more information.

(Mon- Fri 5:00 am – 9:00 pm; Sat 8:00 am – 6:00 pm; Sun 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm)

  • 6 Lane Indoor Lap Pool (open year round- lifeguard. Swim lessons and aquatic exercise classes are available throughout the year)
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Splash Park with 2 Pools (opens Mid May)
  • Sauna
  • Fitness Center
  • Locker Rooms and Showers
  • Full Court Gym
  • Racquetball Courts
  • Child Care
  • Scheduled Group Exercise Classes
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So Much to Explore

Kill Devil Hills is home to several landmark sites but when you’re here you’ll want to make time to check out Avalon Fishing Pier. If you’ve arrived with a passion for casting a line, this is your perfect place to spend an afternoon. Stretching out into the sea, this location offers up amazing ocean views and a chance to grab a spectacular bite on the end of the line.

Stay and Savor the Outer Banks

A trip to Kill Devil Hills is made that much better when your vacation rental is suited to your taste and style. Let us set you up in a property that meets your every need. Contact us at 877-642-3224 to start planning your next adventure and to book your Kill Devil Hills rental today!

Kill Devil Hills Map

Kill Devil Hills - Collington Map

TRAVEL TIP: Community Amenities/ Restaurants/ Non-Essential Businesses

Community amenities, restaurants, gyms, etc. may have modified hours or other limitations during your stay. Brindley Beach Vacations cannot guarantee nor do we have control over the availability of these businesses. We suggest you call ahead to local businesses to confirm their hours, purchase tickets, or make advanced reservations when possible.