OBX Island Childcare
OBX Island Childcare offers active, fun sitter services on the Outer Banks of NC. Visit our website, tell your friends and family! On-site Childcare Providers...Corolla to Manteo. Village VIP Offer: $10.00 off of the booking fee. OBX Island Childcare is locally owned and operated. Meet the childcare providers.
OBXIC recommends trusted, qualified childcare providers to visiting families of the Outer Banks. Our goal is to ensure your family has a fantastic, memorable time on vacation by providing sitting services in a safe, fun environment.
Base Rate: $20/hr for the first child. Please review all the Rates and Policies HERE
Additional Children: $2 additional/hr. Should your group be large in number and require multiple providers, these rates apply per sitter. We strive for a 4 child to one care provider ratio.
Booking Fee: $20 for first booking, $5 for each additional booking if reserved at same time of first booking.
Travel Fee: for Corolla and Manteo addresses $10, Duck addresses $10 (due to high traffic/travel times-Saturday only from Memorial Day to Labor Day), 4-Wheel Drive/Carova $25 and based on availability
Holiday Base Rate: $25/hour for first two children (Holiday Dates listed below)
Additional Children: $2 additional/hr.
Holiday Dates: (Holiday base Rates apply with exception of July 4th, see below)
Memorial Day: May 25-27th
Labor Day: August 30th-September 1st
July 4th Rates: We are happy to watch the children while you celebrate. $35/hour for the first 2 children; each additional child is $2 additional/hr.
- A 3 hour minimum applies for all evening bookings, a 4 hour minimum for all daytime bookings. A credit card is required to hold a reservation.
- We accept all major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, Discover & AMEX.
- We do not accept cash or checks with the exception of gratuity which, at the discretion of the client, can be given directly to the sitter. Gratuities may also be added to credit card when billed if communicated.
- A $20 booking fee applies to all initial bookings
- OBXIC reserves the right to refuse service to any client for any reason deemed necessary by management.
- OBXIC reserves the right to cancel bookings without advance notice for any reason deemed necessary by management and specifically if management is concerned for the safety and/or welfare of our care providers.
- No client will privately engage in business of any kind with any care provider referred by OBXIC. (Each care provider has signed an agreement with OBXIC that prohibits him/her from doing any additional work for any past or present client of OBXIC without consent of OBXIC Management.)