The Dolphin Inn is located on 181 Duck
Road, Southern Shores, North Carolina 27949. Why drive to the Outer Banks and then have another hour or two in traffic just to get to your vacation home? The Dolphin Inn is just two miles north
of the causeway / Wright Memorial Bridge. It is
conveniently located in peaceful Southern Shores and is
just minutes from the great dining and shopping
establishments located in Duck & Kitty Hawk.
Although you would never know it from your quiet
surroundings in Southern Shores, the Food Lion Grocery
Harris Teeter, Carawan Seafood (252) 261-2120, Walmart and other
banking, restaurants and retail establishments are only
two miles away. For more details click on Outer Banks Map or
Outer Banks Roads.
Since all beach parking in Southern Shores is
permit only, the beaches are enjoyed by owners
and their guests. There are no high
density hotels or condos. The Southern
Shores beaches maintain a relaxed, uncrowded
To reach the beach, turn right on Duck
Road. Pass one house and then make left onto Dolphin
This is the view standing at the corner of Duck
Road and Dolphin Run. The beach is just a short
walk down the road and over the dunes. From our house, our four year old has his toes
in the sand in four minutes.