Outer Banks, NC Cottage

Welcome to the Sound of Silence…

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People often ask us a number of questions as to what to do or what to bring.  Hopefully, this page has all your answers.  If not, please call us!


  • Frisco, North Carolina
  • Brigand’s Bay
  • On Pamlico Sound


  • Reverse floor plan
  • First floor: Four bedrooms (three queen bedrooms, one with two single beds), two full bathrooms.  Both of the bedrooms that face the sound have sliding glass door to the deck, which hold a six-person hot tub and porch swing.  A sitting/reading room flat panel TV and spiral staircase to the second floor complete the first floor.
  • Each bedroom has it’s own TV.
  • The new covered side deck connects with the first floor sound side deck.
  • Second floor:  Living room, dining room, full bath and fully equipped kitchen leads to the front deck.  Sliding glass doors off the Living and Dining Room to the sound side deck.  The large recreation room holds a wide screen TV as well as a desk for your laptop and wireless Internet access.  An air hockey or foosball table will be added for the 2007 season.
  • Outside:  Patio, picnic table, park grill, lockable windsurf/sail racks, fish cleaning table, outside shower & under house parking
  • Stereo/AM/FA/CD/tape player
  • VCR with large tape library
  • DVD player with large library of DVD’s
  • Large book library
  • Games for all ages
  • Six person hot tub

Things to do:

  • Windsurf/sail or kite board from the sand beach
  • Fish & crab from the bulkhead
  • Gold course (5 minute drive)
  • Horseback ride
  • Walk/shell at the ocean swim and build sand castles (5 minute drive)
  • Visit and climb Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
  • Visit Billy Mitchell airfield
  • Take the Ocracoke Island ferry (free) to Ocracoke Island and explore where the famous pirate, Black Beard, lived.
  • Have dinner at one of Hatteras Island’s fine restaurants.
  • Star gaze through the telescope or just from the deck.
  • Watch the birds fish from the deck while you enjoy your morning coffee (binoculars included).
  • Bike ride – bring your own or rent one on the island
  • Kayak or canoe
  • Drive back up to Kitty Hawk ad visit the Wright Brother’s Memorial (2003 was the 100th year celebration)
  • Enjoy the sunsets
  • RELAX!!!

Things to bring:

  • Windbreakers and sweatshirts
  • Sheets
  • Towels (including beach towels for the beach and the hot tub)
  • Personal toiletries
  • Bathing suits
  • Food for the first morning’s breakfast (Connor’s Food market is close by so you can purchase most everything you need once you get settled.  A Food Lion is in Avon and there are several fish markets in the area.)
  • Your own laptop – we provide the wireless internet and desk

Things to leave at home:

  • Fireworks!  They are illegal on all of Hatteras Island & strictly enforced!
  • Your pets.  Our cottage is a non-pet cottage.  As much as we love animals, we have chosen to keep our cottage a non-pet cottage.  There are many pet welcoming cottages on the island that would be happy to have you and your pets
  • Stress

To reserve your week or weeks please go to the Outer Beaches Realty website at: www.outerbeaches.com, or call toll free 888/627-3760.  The Sound of Silence is Cottage #99.