Wanchese Island Bed and Breakfast in the Outer Banks!

Island House of Wanchese B&B is located in the old fishing village of Wanchese on Roanoke Island. It is a small community that is quaint, unique and close to the beautiful Nags Head beaches, lighthouses, saltwater fishing, boating, state parks and great shopping.

Roanoke Island has many interesting attractions of its own… North Carolina Aquarium, Elizabethan Gardens, Elizabeth II Historic Center, Festival Park, Fort Raleigh Historic Site, Lost Colony, Historic Downtown Manteo, and the Wanchese Industrial Fishing Center. Roanoke Island also has some of the best restaurants and unique shopping on the outer banks.

Days at Island House begin with an appetizing southern style buffet breakfast served daily in the dining room. Breakfast includes:

  • fresh fruits
  • yogurts
  • assorted juices
  • tea & coffee

In addition we serve one of the following hot entrees:

  • Pancakes
  • waffles
  • french toast
  • various egg recipes
  • hot fruit compote
  • sausage gravy
  • southern style grits accompanied by either bacon, sausage links or ham

After breakfast, the choice is yours. The area’s many attractions may capture your fancy but lounging around the house is not without its own appeal. There is an outside gazebo and double yard swing, beautiful flower gardens and large yard to enjoy natures wonders and smells.

Inside, there is a guest pantry open 24 hours a day for our guests’ convenience.

There are 3 rooms and 1 suite at the B&B. All the rooms are decorated with antiques and offer:

  • private baths
  • color cable televisions
  • radios
  • dvd/vcr player and
  • central air conditioning

We provide beach towels, chairs and beach umbrellas for our guests.