First Flight Retreat

First Flight Retreat offers luxury Outer Banks oceanfront condos with superb ocean views. First Flight Retreat provides the premium appointments, resort amenities, elevator access, and breathtaking ocean views from a private balcony. Enjoy 1BR, 2BR, & 3BR Outer Banks oceanfront condo rentals.  Enjoy the sound of waves crashing and beautiful sunrises from the balcony.  First Flight Retreat sits on some of the widest beachfront on the Outer Banks at Milepost 8.5 in Kill Devil Hills. Partial Week rentals available with flexible stay options for most condos.  Most condos with recent updates!

Recent Community Upgrades include:

  • Watersports rentals - rent paddleboard / SUP, & kayaks through First Flight Rentals!
  • Cornhole set - located on ground level, a perfect sun break!
  • Skeeball for gameroom - fun for all ages!

Outdoor pool opens mid-May 2021 through early October. 

View the complete list of First Flight Retreat Condos below or use the Advanced Search for more search options.

Premium Outer Banks Oceanfront Condo Rentals


  • Outdoor pool & spa (seasonal)
  • Easy walkway to the beach - 120 ft from building to sand!
  • Private hot tubs on balcony (select condos)
  • Onsite watersports rentals (SUP + kayaks)
  • Ocean views from each condo balcony
  • Game room: foosball, skeeball, & shuffleboard 
  • Ground level storage & ping pong area
  • Keyless lock entry system 
  • Covered parking & elevator access
  • Fitness room: cardio & free weights
  • Cornhole set on ground level



  • Private balcony with every condo
  • Ocean views in every condo
  • Private hot tubs on balcony (select condos)
  • Fully furnished kitchens
  • Granite countertops & stainless steel appliances
  • 9' ceilings throughout (3rd floor condos vaulted ceilings)
  • Washer/dryer in condos
  • Covered parking spaces & elevator access
  • Storage lockers on ground level 


  • TVs in living rooms and TVs in every bedroom (many SmartTVs)
  • DVD players in select condo
  • Free WiFi in every condo
  • Elevators & interior corridor access
  • Hairdryers & irons provided
  • Coffee maker toaster blender


First Flight Retreat offers resort Outer Banks condo amenities in Nags Head beach for your next Outer Banks vacation:

  • Oceanfront in Kill Devil Hills MP 8.5 on wide beachfront
  • Outdoor pool & spa (seasonal) 
  • Fitness Center: cardio equipment & weights
  • Oceanfront deck & boardwalk ramp to the beach
  • Private balcony with each condo - most with ocean views
  • Game room: Shuffleboard table skeeball & Foosball table
  • Ping Pong table on ground level (covered)
  • Cornhole game set on ground level (covered)
  • Barbecue grilling & picnic area
  • Elevators + covered parking spaces
  • Onsite SUP kayak and bicycle rentals 
  • Beach lifeguard near condo beachfront (seasonal)
  • Guest Storage for lock-up (ground level)

Packages available as "Extras" delivered to onsite locker or in condo (baby package only):

First Flight Retreat is a non-smoking facility. Smoking is not permitted in units or common areas. Pets are allowed only in pet-friendly designated condos. First Flight Retreat proudly recycles.

Floor Plans

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Third Floor



FFR307 - Pelican's Perch

While we were disappointed that the gym was closed, we understand it was safest due to COVID19 and appreciated the precautions. The condo was great, view so beautiful and when we had a chirping smoke detector someone came to take care of it so fast! And what a super nice, friendly man he was! Our experience was great and we will be planning a visit for next year!!

Annmarie. from Sharpsburg, 10/23/2020

FFR104 - Beach Retreat

Everything was perfect. The condo was in great shape and all the amenities ....down to the beach chairs and umbrella were great.

DAVID. from Avon, 07/05/2021

FFR308 - Keys to Serenity

Can't wait to return to "our" condo soon!

Ann. from Williamsburg, 12/31/2020

FFR310 - Ocean Sky

Property was just as pictured and was very comfortable as well as enjoyable.

Christine. from Canton, 04/13/2021

FFR101 - The Wright Idea

We love first flight retreat. This was our 5th time staying here & it was awesome as usual. Would definitely recommend staying on this property!

Tracy. from Smithville, 07/16/2021

FFR114 - Nemo's Retreat

Loved the dog area and the pool!

Rachel. from Morgantown, 06/16/2021

FFR303 - Shell Yeah

Absolutely loved the condo and would stay there again

Lori. from Macon, 10/17/2020

FFR212 - At Last

THe condo was very nice, clean and well equipped. Great location as well.

Cheyenne. from PITTSBORO, 11/29/2020

FFR309 - Beach Bliss

This condo is nicely furnished and decorated. Enjoyed the nautical/bird theme.

Wilma. from Chesterfield, 09/26/2020

FFR112 - Ocean Breeze

We loved it and had a wonderful vacation — even in the midst of a pandemic.

John. from Ridgewood, 08/15/2020

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