North Carolina Accommodations
North Carolina - Vacation Rentals
Captain Charlies Keepers Houses (Cape Fear Lighthouse)
Type: Vacation Rental
Location: On Bald Head Island, NC at the site of the original Cape Fear Lighthouse.
Contact: Bald Head Island Limited, Property Management, PO Box 3069, Bald Head Island, NC 28461. 800-432-7368
Facility: Three houses are available for rent: #1 - 3BR, Sleeps 6, 1BA, #2 - 2BR, Sleeps 4, 1BA, #3 3BR, Sleeps 6, 2 BA. All rentals are ocean front units and include 1 4-passenger golf cart, direct beach access & WiFi
Info & Rates: www.baldheadisland.com/rentalresults.aspx?searchstr=captain+charlie
Frying Pan Shoals Lighthouse
Type: Vacation Rental/Group Events
Location: Located on Frying Pan Shoals, roughly 33 miles offshore from Bald Head Island, NC.
Contact: Richard Neal
Facility: Offshore Coast Guard Light Station with 8 bedrooms (3 queen, 5 twin bed) available for an adventure vacation weekend.
Info & Rates: www.fptower.com
North Carolina - Visitor Center Host Program
Bodie Island Lighthouse & Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Type: Lighthouse and Visitor Services Volunteer Program
Location: Both lighthouses are located in the Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Contact: 252-473-211 and ask for Volunteer Coordinator."
Facility: Volunteers are provided a trailer pad with full hook-ups in exchange for 32 hours/wk of work for a minimum of 6 weeks.
Duties: Depends on location: Greet visitors and answer questions at one of the three park visitor centers; Staff the base of the Bodie Island or enjoy the view from the top of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse while telling visitors about the natural and cultural significance of site. The schedule and amount of time worked will be negotiated. Training for all duties is provided. Uniforms are provided for volunteers who work with the public.
Current Opportunities: www.nps.gov/caha/supportyourpark/volunteer.htm