The Kure Beach Faith Center provides a spiritual haven open to all people.

Owned and operated by the 199 Lutheran congregations of the North Carolina Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, this beachfront property offers two floors of attractively decorated sleeping rooms, as well as a spacious meeting and dining area overlooking the sea.

Both The Bird's Nest (upper level) and The Starfish (lower level) feature connecting outside decks. Each level includes four bedrooms that sleep a maximum of six guests. Four rooms are motel style which could comfortably occupy a family of six. The other four rooms have a suite configuration with three beds, a sink and toilet. Each suite shares the shower with the other half of the room.

The dining/meeting space provides kitchen space for do-it-yourself meals or you may request food service from a local caterer.

A deposit and refundable clean-up/damage deposit are required for use of all facilities in order to confirm a reservation.

The facility operates on a 365 day booking policy. In other words - the day you depart the facility you can leave a deposit to contract for the same dates the following year.

Outdoor facilities

include decks, outdoor worship area, conversation area lined with old plantation rockers, beautiful beach dotted with marine life.

Other Helpful Tidbits

Our kitchens are well equipped with pots, pans, utensils, dishes, etc. -- you provide perishables, dish towels, soaps, trash, bags, etc. Linens are not furnished , so bring your own sheets, blankets, towels, and favorite pillowcase (pillows are furnished). We now have internet access!


Children ages 5 and under are our guests free of charge, because we love little pelican watchers. 

Family lodging rates are available.
You must inquire at the time your reservation is made.

Area Attractions:

  • North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
  • Fort Fisher Historical Site
  • Southport Ferry
  • Carolina Beach State Park
  • Historical Wilmington
  • USS North Carolina Historic Battleship
  • Miles of Beach Life

Contact the Kure Beach office or local Chamber of Commerce for more information on the above attractions.