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Watermen's Retreat

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25682 Highway 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC 27982
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Newport Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Watermen's Retreat at REAL Watersports is nothing short of incredible. The place is ideal located for kite boarders and beach goers with easy access to the ocean and the sound. The accommodations and view are incredible. Being able to have great coffee and food downstairs at Watermen's Bar and Grill was a serious bonus. We travel extensively for business and... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Watermen's Retreat is extremely clean, comfortable, quiet, and relaxing. The kite board instructors are awesome. The staff is exceptionally friendly and warm, and by the end of the week, you know all of their names! The food is outrageously good and fresh. Our family returns year after year, and we can't wait until next summer!

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Joe, Thanks for heading back this way! We love it when families return and they have such an awesome experience. We look forward to seeing you again next year! Donna More 

Bentonville, Arkansas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second year my friends and I have drove from Arkansas to stay here! We love the island and this is a great quality place to stay! It's extremely clean and has everything you need to feel at home!

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back! We love to see returning guests. Our fall rates go into effect August 15th so if you decide to try a fall trip... we will see you again soon. Donna More 

Quincy, Illinois
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous trip to waterman's. The family all took kite boarding lessons. The house is right on the water. New and pretty clean. There was some dog hair on furniture but other than that... Very clean. All the staff that we dealt with were very helpful and nice. We would definetly return.

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to post! Super stoked you enjoyed your visit. We will do a better job with the puppy fur! We hope to see you again. Donna More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you want to kite board, if you want to learn to kite board, if you want a little oasis on the Cape.... Waterman's Retreat is the place for you. My 10 year old daughter and 14 year old son loved learning to kite board at Waterman's retreat. The instructors were great.....kids had fun and have caught the kite board... More 

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your visit! The kids really seemed to LOVE kiteboarding! We look forward to your return visit. More 

The Woodlands, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Condo in a great location close to watersports. The condo we rented was a two bedroom. The kitchen was well stocked and the rooms were good sized. It is right across the parking lot from Watermans bar and grill which was great for morning coffee, burgers at lunch and cocktails in the evening.

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Super stoked you had a good time and enjoyed your stay! Come back and see us. More 

Atlantic Beach, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled with our family to Waterman's retreat in Hatteras North Carolina for a six night stay. The facilities were new and very well-maintained The condos were high end and beautifully decorated. The restaurant was outside with excellent food the staff or wonderful it was simply an amazing family adventure

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

We LOVE families and are always excited to see everyone having a good time. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to you heading back this way in the future. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Loved being so close to our launch/land site at Real. It's a quick easy walk to the beach. We enjoyed the food at the restaurant. The instructors were very processional and kind. Having a 3 bedroom unit was perfect for our friends.

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your visit! Rates go to 20% off beginning August 15th so hopefully we will see you again soon! More 

Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

This year I brought 15 new kiteboarders to Watermen's Retreat and Real Watersports. 15 for 15. Everyone loved it and everyone wants to come back next year. Watermen's is a luxurious spot with great comfort, service and on the spot location for everything watersports. My 5th stay and there will be a 6th!

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Charlie... we love you and your friends! It is always rewarding to us when we see new guests come to Watermen's Retreat and fall in love with all of the fun we have! Stoked on your visit and look forward to the next one! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Waterman 's Condo's a great location if you're in to spend time at the neighboring REAL for kiteboarding, lessons or events at REAL. We were in for Triple S so pricing much higher it's usually a sell out on the rooms so book anywhere from a year in advance. The rooms are beautiful and there's a selection of how many... More 

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Donna P, Manager at Watermen's Retreat, responded to this review

Triple S is always a BLAST! Not only the pro kiteboarders from all over the world competing but 7 nights of live music. Way too much fun. We are now taking reservations for Triple S - 2017, June 3 -10th. Glad you enjoyed it! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Watermen's Retreat is designed with three living floors, all with breathtaking views of the Pamlico Sound and Atlantic Ocean. The first floor consists of six 1,000 sq ft, 2 bedroom/1.5 Bathroom units. The 2nd and 3rd floors have larger spaces with four 1,500 sq ft 3 bedroom/2.5 Bathroom units on each floor. Whether you choose "Waterfront" or "Waterview," you will be treated to plenty of Pamlico Sound and Atlantic Ocean views and the best sunrises and sunsets on the planet! All Watermen's Retreat Condominiums feature: Teak Floors, Tile Bathrooms, Carpet Bedroom (all new), 2 or 3 Bedrooms, all with king and queen sized beds. Full Kitchen with Granite Cocktail Bar, Great Room with Leather Furniture and Waterviews, Flat Screen TVs, DVD, CD and MP3 Stereo, Wireless Internet, Waterfront and/or Waterview Decks, Gear Storage, Covered Parking and Elevator. Watermen's Hideout has been added in 2015. This two bedroom cottage is waterfront and pet friendly. We are within a very short walk to REAL Watersports and Watermen's Bar & Grill. We do partial weekly rentals. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watermen's Retreat

Address: 25682 Highway 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC 27982
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Coast > Outer Banks > Hatteras Island > Waves
Price Range: $199 - $389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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