Author Archives: christian_nophsker

Tranquil House Inn is now OPEN!

To our Tranquil House Inn guest & friends, we are now OPEN with limited hours. Temporarily our front desk hours will be 9:00 am – 7:00 pm. We are very appreciative of your patience and understanding during these trying times. We would … Read More

Tranquil House Inn is Closed Until Further Notice

To all of our friends and loyal customers, Pursuant to the orders given by the State of North Carolina and Dare County the Tranquil House Inn and 1587 Restaurant will be closed until further notice. Thank you for your patronage … Read More


1587 Restaurant is pleased to announce exciting news for 2014! At our local’s request, we will be opening 5 – 9pm, Friday and Saturday nights beginning this weekend, January 10th & 11th through February 21st & 22nd for drinks and … Read More

Have you visited our coppertop bar?

Did you know? Besides an extensive wine & beer list, 1587 Restaurant now offers a fully stocked bar. Come try some of our fun drinks like “Bikini Bottom” or “Wanchese Sour”. Try a “Sunburnt” – no SPF necessary or “The … Read More

What a beautiful day on Roanoke Island!!

Have you checked out the new National Wildlife Refuges Visitor Center yet? It is AMAZING!!!! Located @ 100 Conservation Way, Manteo – almost directly across from the Fort Raleigh entrance off Rte 64. Features many interactive exhibits, walking and bicycling … Read More

Virginia Dare’s 426th birthday celebration!

Will be held @ the Elizabethan Gardens beginning @ 9:00am with a Special reduced entry of $4.26. Entry includes Cake and Ice Cream with the Queen @ 1:00pm, a plant sale featuring the Virginia Dare Rose, self-guided tours and story … Read More

New World Arts Festival!!

Starts tomorrow in beautiful Manteo on Roanoke Island. 80 artists/vendors will line the boardwalk and town on Wed, 8/14 from 10-6 and Thurs, 8/15 from 10-5. Don’t miss some of the finest artisans in the country! And please stop into … Read More

Quick update on SONG AND DANCE!

Performance is @ 2pm in the Magnolia Pavilion across from the Tranquil House Inn in lovely Mnateo, NC

Mark Your Calendars!

The amazing Lost Colony cast will be performing a free presentation of SONG AND DANCE selections in the Magnolia Pavilion in beautiful Manteo on Roanoke Island, Friday, August 2nd @ 11am. I saw the 1st presentation in July – it … Read More

Another month flies by …………

Have you visited beautiful Manteo on Roanoke Island this summer? Local or not, it’s worth the visit! Small unique shops, historical venues, sailing, dolphin watches and so many more fine things to do and see. My personal favs? The Tranquil … Read More