Destination guide

The majestic setting of Burnsville is ready to explore

The mountains and riverfront create a pretty picture of Burnsville. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the sightseeing, cafés and local tours. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Burnsville

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Burnsville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Emerald Village (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Navitat Canopy Adventures (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Mount Mitchell Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Grassy Creek Golf and Country Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Buck Creek Trout Farm (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Burnsville

Travelers enjoy Burnsville for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Burnsville is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Mitchell (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Roaring Fork Waterfalls (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Erwin Linear Trail (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Pisgah National Forest (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Robert Lake Park (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Old Fort Picnic Area (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Burnsville

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 36 mi (57.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), which is 39.2 mi (63.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Burnsville?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 4,239 house rentals around Burnsville. From 1,257 Cabins to 1,663 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Burnsville is on HomeAway.

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

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 Burnsville:

  • Mountain Air: 20 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 250 vacation rentals
  • Haw Creek: 36 vacation rentals
  • Wolf Laurel: 101 vacation rentals
  • Linville Ridge: 227 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 Burnsville?

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

  • Mount Mitchell Golf Club: 716 home rentals
  • Summit Trail: 446 home rentals
  • Parkway Playhouse: 434 home rentals
  • Roaring Fork Waterfalls: 715 home rentals
  • Sugar Mountain Resort: 1,826 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Burnsville 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 Burnsville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,257 Cabins in Burnsville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Burnsville include:

  • Houses: 1,663 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 1,257 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 1,257 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Burnsville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 800 vacation homes with pool available in Burnsville.

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