OCEANFRONT INN for sale in Kure Beach, NC. Darlings By The Sea was built in 1998 and it has been a premier destination ever sense. This sale includes the ongoing hotel business and all furnishings. This 5 suite and 1 penthouse are minutes from all the most popular tourist spots on the island. The possibilities are endless: a buyer could continue to run the business as is and live in the penthouse, remodel the penthouse to expand the number of guest suites, or turn it in to a single family residence. This is truly a unique opportunity to own a great property/business on Kure Beach.