Corolla, NC is one of several Outer Banks vacation towns on the coast of North Carolina. A popular OBX vacation destination, Corolla is nestled in between the charming village of Duck, NC and the four wheel drive only beaches of Carova. This popular OBX vacation community offers the best of both worlds, with luxury vacation homes and amenities, along with a simplistic and serene atmosphere. In the past 30 years, Corolla has transformed from a secluded beach community to an increasingly popular Outer Banks vacation getaway. 

Corolla, NC Vacation Homes and Communities

Corolla offers luxury rental homes to traditional OBX vacation cottages. Amenities include; everything from gourmet kitchens and formal dining areas to spacious, cozy living areas, private pools, hot tubs, spacious decks and more. Many boast breath-taking sunrise or sunset views. Even the furry members of the family are included with several pet-friendly vacation homes to choose from. Corolla's vacation homes are generally more upscale in design and offer an array of amenities for the Outer Banks vacationing family. Many homes are located in one of the 12 communities within Corolla.

Each community offers activities and amenities to appeal to every Corolla vacationer. Popular Corolla vacation communities include; Corolla Light, The Currituck Club, Monteray Shores, Ocean Lakes, and Villages at the Ocean Hill. These communities offer pools, tennis courts, and other onsite activities for the entire family. Crown Point, Indian Summer, and Sealoft Village Corolla communities are conveniently located near popular Corolla shopping and dining areas. For the vacationer looking to enjoy the laid-back beach lifestyle and desire more privacy during their vacation, they will find just that in Corolla Village, Estates at Ocean Hill, Ocean Sands, Views at Corolla Bay, Villas at Corolla Bay and Whalehead Beach.

Things to do in Corolla, NC

Fun and adventure abound in Corolla! There is an activity or scene for every OBX vacationer in the family. Shopping, visiting a historical site like the Currituck Lighthouse, playing a round of golf, and much more. If you are looking for adventure, experience the Outer Banks via a kayak tour or take a spin on a jet ski. Take in the scenic Corolla views from above and try parasailing or hang gliding. Corolla also features some incredible award-winning restaurants not to be missed on your annual Outer Banks trip. 


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Corolla Wild Horses

Address: 1126 Schoolhouse Ln, Corolla, NC 27927


Phone Number: (252) 453-8002

Where the pavement ends, north of Corolla, you may get a glimpse of the Corolla Wild Horses. These wild horses are true descendants of Spanish Mustangs and are also referred to as “Banker Horses.” Please do NOT feed these horses and take care when traveling by vehicle to avoid the horses. Please help us to protect our wild horses and report any abuse to the authorities.

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