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Enjoy the ocean breeze while you relax on the large screened porch.The deck provides a great spot for reading or just enjoying the sunshine.
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Sun, surf, and the SANDS Cottage

Betsy User Profile

Sun, surf, and the SANDS Cottage

5 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1.5 baths
5 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1.5 baths
Great communication93% of recent guests gave this host a 5-star rating for communication.
Great location93% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Outstanding hospitality6 recent guests said this host offered outstanding hospitality.

Only three lots from the beach and only three minutes to the Atlantic Ocean, Sands is the perfect oasis for your family vacation. This cozy two bedroom cottage is just a short walk to several local restaurants, shops, and family-friendly activities.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 queen beds
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years) - The cabinets do not have child-proof closures and the electrical outlets do not have childproof plugs.
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 10AM


44 Reviews

Matthew User Profile
August 2018
Betsy was a very responsive host with a perfect sized house for our family of 4. Location can't be beat for the price and there were plenty of chairs/sand toys for the kids/umbrella/boogie boards for beach use. Thanks and we might just be back soon!
Laura User Profile
August 2018
A sweet, very clean cottage at a beautiful, uncrowded beach. We had such a relaxing family vacation, we are already planning a return trip. The hostess is lovely and when we left a wallet and passport at a hotel in VA on the way down, she went above and beyond to help us get it b…
Patrick User Profile
July 2018
Betsy's place is awesome. The location cannot be beat! Steps from the beach. So convenient. Interior is clean and well stocked. Great food options within walking distance. Get some Uncle Eddys while you're there!
Isaac User Profile
June 2018
We loved staying at Betsy's house. It is super close to the beach, you can see and hear the beach from the windows! Perfect location for our family since it is just a climb over the dunes to the beach. Also convenient to a few restaurants and stores. The kitchen was well stocked…
Christopher User Profile
June 2018
We enjoyed our visit in Cape Hatteras! The location of Betsy's house is literally right by the beach! We dined local and enjoyed using the park style charcoal grill at the house. We loved having privacy at our own place while on vacation. I highly recommend this house!
Sarah User Profile
May 2018
Betsy was an excellent host! the house was just large enough for the 5-6 of us, the open area at the front with the kitchen and living room in one space was perfect. we especially enjoyed the nice wicker chairs on the screened-in porch! The outdoor shower, vacuum and cleaning su…
Meg User Profile
May 2018
Betsy's home is in a great location; it's a short walk to the beach and shopping and restaurants are nearby. The Sands is very clean and nicely decorated. It was a very comfortable place to stay and relax. We enjoyed the boogie boards, sand toys and beach chairs that Betsy provid…

Hosted by Betsy

Buxton, North Carolina, United StatesJoined in March 2016
Betsy User Profile
137 Reviews
Betsy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a retired educator who has been a resident of Hatteras Island most of my life. My parents owned a small motel in Buxton for over forty years where we formed lifelong friendships with visitors from all over the world. I am happy to continue my family's tradition of providing…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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