Seaside Cottage w/ Private Pier - 3 Miles to Beach

Sleeps 21 BR1 BA


Enjoy the peace and quiet of the Outer Banks at this light-filled 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom oceanside vacation rental, nestled just minutes from the beach! Offering a sleek interior, the Buxton cottage is complete with lofted ceilings, a fully equipped kitchen, and direct access to the Pamlico Sound, ideal for outdoor recreation. Venture off to the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, take a leisurely stroll through Buxton Woods Trail, or rent a paddleboard for a sunset adventure along the scenic shoreline!


  • Kitchen
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Essentials
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Deck
  • Central Heating
  • Near Ocean
  • Washer


Location Details

BEACHES: Cape Hatteras National Seashore (3.1 miles), Beach Access Ramp 43 (5.3 miles), Haulover Day Use Area (5.4 miles), Cape Point (5.6 miles), Sandy Bay Day Use Area (6.0 miles), Black Pelican Beach (10.9 miles)

ATTRACTIONS: Buxton Woods Trail (3.8 miles), Cape Hatteras Lighthouse (3.9 miles), Museum of the Sea (3.9 miles), Lighthouse Horse Rides (4.7 miles), Ocean Center Ecology Park Paddlesports Access (7.5 miles), Avon Fishing Pier (8.8 miles), Family Water Adventures (9.0 miles), Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum (9.1 miles)

DINE & DRINK: Cafe Pamlico (20 ft - walking access), Sandbar & Grille (0.5 miles), Rusty's Surf & Turf (2.4 miles), Angelo's Pizza (2.8 miles), Dancing Turtle Coffee Shop (8.4 miles), Hatteras Sol Waterside Grill (8.7 miles)

AIRPORT: Billy Mitchell Airport (4.2 miles)


14 reviews
  • Amazing


    We had a wonderful stay and were very pleased with the attention to detail. Very clean and the location was perfect! Highly recommend this lovely property.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Robert F.
    Published August 24, 2022


    The cottage was convince to Buxton which was nice.For the price this house needs....Kitchen supplies were little to nothing.No frying pans, baking sheets, cooking utensils/spatula.Living room furniture uncomfortable should be in a sunroom. Bed needs to updated to King. Very nice cottage but for price I will stay at a nicer place.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Joyce J.
    Published August 24, 2022
  • Perfect getaway


    This perfect little spot was exactly what we needed. Quiet, comfortable, clean and well-equipped" close to everything but far enough away to have peace and solitude. The private dock to the Sound was icing on the cake. Allen was incredibly attentive and gracious. Highly recommend staying here for a couple's getaway, and to enjoy the peace and tranquility of Buxton and Hatteras/Frisco beaches.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Rozan W.
    Published July 15, 2022
  • Beautiful Buxton


    After my husband and I finally found this hidden gem (we had to stop and ask for directions - gps got us close but it was difficult to find). This place was amazing. The beautiful small white pebble driveway was just the beginning! The place was beyond clean. Not one thing did we find unsatisfactory as far as cleanliness - and that is a huge deal for us. Next, I have to brag about the BED. Amazing. More comfortable and plush than our own bed at home. We just fell in love with the comfort of it. So much so that I peeked to see what brand the sheets, pillows, and even comforter was. I want to have my bed just as comfy! So, next, the little pier out back - my husband and I were there to FISH. We mostly fished on Avon pier which was about 15 min away, but one evening we walked out to the little pier with our rods and tossed them a few times. Within about 15 min my husband caught a nice puppy drum. Everything about this trip was amazing. We loved it. Loved the bathroom. Loved the sink in the bathroom. Loved the washer/dryer. Loved EVERYTHING. If there was one thing we would suggest - my husband said possibly consider different living room seating. The rattan type furniture was not real comfy in our opinion. But definitely not a complaint. Thank u for allowing us to stay. We can't wait to return!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Sharon M.
    Published November 10, 2021
  • Autumn Visit


    We love the Outer Banks in the fall and our stay in this Carriage House apartment was beautiful. It may seem petty but our only complaint was the TV in the bedroom. Instructions on use of 2 remotes would be helpful.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Ellie T.
    Published November 8, 2021
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