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Plan Your Hatteras Island Vacation Early

Eager to secure your favorite home in 2025?

64%

of stays are booked prior to January 2025

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Eyeing a high-demand oceanfront home for 2025?

74%

of oceanfront homes are booked prior to January 2024

Oceanfront Homes

Coordinating family canine companions in 2025?

77%

of 2024 dog-friendly homes are booked prior to January 2024

Dog-Friendly Homes

Seeking some swim time with a private pool in 2025?

71%

of homes with private pools are booked prior to January 2024

Homes with Pools

Pre-reserve next year's home today

With over 600 premier vacation rental homes – from boutique cottages to expansive oceanfront luxury homes in all seven of the villages on Hatteras Island, Surf or Sound Realty has the home your family will love.

Booking early means you have more choices to make your vacation dreams come true! Plus, you can plan things to do on Hatteras Island during your vacation.

Secure your home today so you can begin counting down the days to your vacation. We’re here if you need help planning or narrowing down the options!

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Loyalty Exclusive

Your loyalty matters, and we want to reward you for staying with us. Make next year’s vacation dream a reality and pre-reserve today.

As a thank you of appreciation, we will extend an exclusive invitation for you to book the same home, same week in 2025.

Look for an invitation with your limited time offer in January 2024.

Frequently Asked Questions

There is a $35 + tax non-refundable advance reservation processing fee per week. A non-refundable convenience fee will be applied to all credit and debit card transactions. There is no convenience fee for personal checks. Each advance reservation requires an additional non-refundable advance deposit per week (based on the schedule below) to hold your 2024 reservation until the lease is sent to you in the fall. The advance deposit will be applied to your first lease payment. Advance reservation deposits are charged per reserved week (not per reservation) and are non-refundable but can be transferred once to a new advance reservation for the same calendar year prior to your lease being signed in the fall.

For example, if you have two weeks pre-reserved for 2024 and later decide to change your reservation to one week, one of your advance deposits would be applied to your new 2024 reservation, but the other would be non-refundable.

2023 Advertised Weekly Reference Rate Advance Deposit
$0 - $999 $200
$1,000 - $1,999 $400
$2,000 - $3,999 $600
$4,000 - $5,999 $800
$6,000 - $9,999 $1,000
$10,000 - $14,999 $1,500
$15,000 - $19,999 $2,000
$20,000 - $24,999 $2,500
$25,000 or greater $3,000

A reference rate is the current year advertised rate for that week and does not include taxes, fees, or vacation options.

The advance deposit is non-refundable; however, we do offer the flexibility to transfer your reservation one-time to a new advance reservation in the same calendar year prior to your lease being signed.

In the fall of 2023, you will be notified that your 2024 lease is ready to be acknowledged. At that time, you will have the opportunity to select vacation options such as linens, travel insurance, early check in (if available), and pool heat (if available), to make your stay an exceptional one.

The advance deposit is for the home and week you are pre-reserving. You can transfer your advance deposit one time to a new reservation for a different week in the same home or to a different home or week in the same calendar year, prior to your lease being signed in the fall. The advance deposit is non-refundable. The advance reservation fee is non-refundable and non-transferrable. 

To make your stay exceptional, we offer vacation options including early check-in, travel insurance, pool heat (if available), linens, and flexible payment plans that can be added when you acknowledge your lease in the fall. 

The advance deposits are charged per reserved week (not per reservation) and is non-refundable. If you have two weeks pre-reserved for 2024 and later decide to change your reservation to one week, one of your advance deposits would be applied to your new 2024 reservation, but the other advance deposit would not be applied and non-refundable. However, we do offer the ability to transfer the deposit for the second week to a new advance reservation for the same calendar year.