Mary wed John on a crisp March afternoon in the Outer Banks. This seaside affair was both fun and classically beautiful. The couple worked alongside Sugar Snap Events to incorporate nautical-themed decor from the ceremony into the reception. After an emotional First Look, Mary met John at the end of the aisle where Rev. Jay […]

Images provided by Brooke Mayo Photography I think we can all agree… it’s time for a break! Spring Break is the perfect time to have fun with loved ones. What better place for this than the Outer Banks? From the warming weather to the cool ocean breezes, we’re excited for the sunny spring days! If […]

Barkentine Angela ~ A Caffeys Inlet Station No.5 Rescue, 5 March 1883 By James D. Charlet There are hundreds upon hundreds of shipwreck and rescue accounts faithfully documented in great detail in the “Annual Report of the Operations of the United States Life-Saving Service” (direct predecessor of today’s U.S. Coast Guard) for each year from […]

Images by Brooke Mayo Photographers The Outer Banks offers everything you could ask for when planning the perfect romantic getaway: long beaches to stroll, fresh seafood to enjoy, and stunning sunsets to take in. Relax and unwind together- let us help you make the most out of your time away with your loved one! Day […]

While Sanderling Resort’s Lifesaving Station is a restaurant you can dine at today, the site historically served as the Caffey’s Inlet No. 5 Life-Saving Station. The Station, built in 1874, was established as one of the 29 stations along the Outer Banks of North Carolina that spanned 200 miles from Currituck to Oak Island.  Due […]

Schooner Thomas J. Martin, January 1883 A boat load of fertilizer would grow another crop of heroes. By James D. Charlet The Economics Trade between the North and the South of the USA during the 1700s, 1800s and early 1900s was mostly confined to east coast Atlantic shipping; and almost always, was done by the […]

Images by Brooke Mayo Photographers With winter comes dropping temperatures and dry air, which can affect your skin, hair, and body health! Our experts at the Spa at Sanderling share the best products and tips for this season. Rejuvenate and refresh your body and skin- you deserve it! The first tip shared from our Spa […]

Images by Brooke Mayo Photographers Nothing like a getaway with your girls, and there’s no better place to do it than the Outer Banks to enjoy the best beaches, food, and company! Let us help you prep the perfect vacay with your closest friends. No boys allowed! Day One: Kick off your weekend with the […]

Spending quality time with your daughters is one things mothers can never get enough of.  Make your getaway to the Outer Banks absolutely unforgettable with a few of the following activities! A trip to the spa: Enjoy a soothing massage, cute pedicure, and/or a calming facial with your daughter to relax together!  The Spa at […]