Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Dillsboro

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Dillsboro. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Dillsboro

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Dillsboro a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Smoky Mountain Country Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cherokee Bear Zoo (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Cherokee Fun Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dillsboro

Travelers enjoy Dillsboro for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dillsboro. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Poteet Memorial Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Island Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Mingo Falls (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dillsboro

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 41 mi (66.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), which is 51 mi (82.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Dillsboro?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 286 house rentals near Dillsboro. From 199 Cabins to 199 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dillsboro for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dillsboro?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dillsboro:

  • Sheepback Mountain Estates: 40 vacation rentals
  • Cataloochee Ranch: 52 vacation rentals
  • Cranberry Falls: 19 vacation rentals
  • Settlers Ridge: 17 vacation rentals
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 33 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Dillsboro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Dillsboro. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Great Smoky Mountains Railroad: 1,689 home rentals
  • Ghost Town in the Sky: 1,022 home rentals
  • Smoky Mountain Country Club: 1,147 home rentals
  • Harrahs Cherokee Casino: 1,315 home rentals
  • Mill Creek Country Club: 1,304 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dillsboro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Dillsboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 199 Cabins in Dillsboro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dillsboro include:

  • Cottages: 199 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 199 lodging choices
  • Houses: 57 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dillsboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation homes with pool available in Dillsboro.

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