Water is big at Albemarle Plantation, an authentic coastal community set along the deep blue waters of the Albemarle Sound. This immense coastal estuary is the second largest in America, outsized only by the Chesapeake Bay, and outshined by none. The water gives life a special energy here, and there are infinite ways to enjoy it. The vast, glittering waterfront of Albemarle Sound will inspire your next adventure. Are you ready?

When you live on the water, life is just different. The vast waters of the inner banks will inspire you to explore. Enjoy a quiet sunrise kayak trip, just you and your thoughts. Hop on your boat and head up the coast for dinner. Set out on a sailboat excursion or feel the splash and spray on your jet ski. Toast a fiery sunset with friends by the waterfront at Marina Park.

Boating, Kayaking, Canoeing and Paddleboarding. The Albemarle Plantation Marina is one of the largest private boat basins on the Eastern Seaboard. Take an easy jaunt and explore the historic towns of Edenton and Elizabeth City. Set out for a day on the Intracoastal Waterway or the Outer Banks. Feeling lucky? Head right out into the Gulf Stream, home to some of the world’s best sport fishing, and cast a line.

Fishing and Crabbing. Relax along the gentle lapping water of the Albemarle Sound and drop a line. The sound is full of fish species, including striped bass, crappie, largemouth bass, weakfish, flounder, and red drum. Take part in one of the community fishing tournaments or try your luck at crabbing from May through September.

Summer is a great time to visit. View our special pricing and book your visit today! Guests enjoy a 3-day/2-night stay with access to world-class golf, fitness facilities and other one-of-a-kind amenities offered at Albemarle Plantation. Kayak on the stunning Albemarle Sound, bike through the community and get to know the residents as you dine at the clubhouse. Take this opportunity to explore the area, we are just minutes from Elizabeth City and historic Edenton, NC, where you can take in the stunning sights of the Albemarle Sound. And be sure to click here to view current listings in Albemarle Plantation, and begin your life on the water.