Escape to a beautiful and secluded barrier island located two miles off the North Carolina coast near the quaint fishing town of Southport. Bald Head Island is accessible only by passenger ferry or private boat. There are no automobiles, crowded beaches, or high rises on Bald Head Island only miles of pristine beaches, lush semitropical foliage, and strikingly clear nights.

We at Bald Head Island Rentals are pleased and proud to offer our guests the most exclusive rental homes on the island. We have a large selection of luxury resort homes, cottages, and villas available. Rounding out our portfolio is The Marsh Harbour Inn, the island's premier Bed & Breakfast. We also go one step farther by offering our vacationers a premier five star guest service program.

Two miles off the North Carolina coast, where the majestic Cape Fear River merges with the Atlantic Ocean, Bald Head Island rests as if it were an unclaimed gem waiting for discovery. Allow this gem to become a permanent part of your life by purchasing land or a home on Bald Head Island. Our Bald Head Island Specialists at Cape Fear Realty will show you any property for sale on the island.


The Village of Bald Head Island Mayor, with the support of Village Council, has declared a State of Emergency which includes a Voluntary Evacuation for the Village of Bald Head Island with the following orders, prohibitions, and restrictions:

1) Discontinuance of All Short-term Rental Operations: All rental agencies and property owners that rent properties on Bald Head Island are instructed to have all current renters, for a rental period of less than three (3) months duration, and their invitees vacate the premises and leave the Island by not later than 2 PM on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Effective immediately, there will be no new rental occupancies of any nature or duration allowed on the Island.

2) Restricted Access: Only property owners and residents, business owners and their respective employees and contractors, and municipal employees and contractors shall be admitted to the island after 6:00 PM today, March 19, 2020.

3) Village Operations: The Village Manager, Assistant Manager or their designee are hereby authorized to take all lawful actions necessary to manage the Village during this State of Emergency, including, without limitation, procuring goods and services necessary to manage this emergency and adjustment of hours, access, and operation of all Village-owned facilities, parks, and government operations as deemed reasonably necessary to restrict the spread of COVID-19 and protect Island residents, the public and municipal employees.

Unless and until further notice is given, these restrictions will remain in place through May 29th, 2020.

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Welcome to Bald Head Island NC

Sit back, relax and enjoy your beach vacation. Your Bald Head Island beach vacation offers a serenity found in very few beaches. Get ready to relax and enjoy the quieter side of life with beautiful surroundings. Accessible only by boat, about eighty percent of Bald Head Island is protected nature preserves including an amazing maritime forest.

About Bald Head Island Rental Program

Bald Head Rentals understands that your home here denotes a considerable investment. At Bald Head Island Rentals, we go the extra mile to protect your investment and to maximize your rental income. We've purposefully grown our company on a small scale, accepting only premier properties on the island. We cater to vacationers who expect better accommodations and a higher class of service. Over ninety percent of our first-time guests return to us for their next Bald Head Island vacation. more

About Bald Head Island

Bald Head Island, North Carolina, situated 2.5 miles off the NC coast, is known for its secluded and peaceful lifestyle. Bald Head Island is accessible only by private ferry or yacht. Your automobiles will be left in Southport in a secured lot while you load your belongings on to a passenger ferry. A 25 minute ferry ride brings you to a beautiful island paradise. 14 miles of sandy white beaches await for your combing. A championship George Cobb designed course runs the middle of the island with challenging holes. The beautiful maritime forest has ancient live oak, palm and cedar trees. A tidal salt marsh hosts sanctuary to many rare birds, fisheries and wild life. Bald Head Island is a wonderful place to enjoy nature. The picturesque landscape features homes that fit into nature as one. There are no high rises or neon lights that can be found on Bald Head. The island's design features homes with a charming Nantucket appeal. Small seaside villages along the shore. more

About Bald Head Island Vacation Rentals

Stay with us in one of our premier resort rental homes. We represent only the finest vacation rental homes on Bald Head Island. The name of our property management company is Bald Head Island Rentals. The only resort rental company offering luxurious 5 star service on Bald Head. Bald Head Island Rentals offers valet parking for our guests during the Summer Season. Our concierge services at Bald Head Island Rentals are available from 9 AM until 5 PM to make any reservations you may need, from dinner reservations to chartered fishing times. If you fax us your grocery list, we can also arrange for them to be neatly placed at your rental home before you arrive. Our wonderful housekeeping staff at Bald Head Island Rentals provides you with all your linens, save beach towels. A daily freshen-up or turndown service is available for an additional fee. more

Bald Head Island Real Estate Information

Our sister company Cape Fear Realty is a full service real estate company located in Brunswick County, North Carolina. We represent property on Bald Head Island featuring resale as a Buyer's agent. We also list lots and new homes. We would be glad to give you a tour of island homes for investment properties and vacation getaways. Please contact us for real estate information and answers on Bald Head Island, North Carolina. more