Destination guide

Lively North Carolina Mountains will entice you

Take a vacation to North Carolina Mountains and enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and art galleries. This city's mountain views, hiking and festivals draw many visitors. Biltmore Estate and U.S. Cellular Center are just a couple of the must-sees. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around North Carolina Mountains

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes North Carolina Mountains a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Country Club of Asheville (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre (5 mi / 8 km)
  • New Belgium Brewing Company (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in North Carolina Mountains

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in North Carolina Mountains. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beaver Lake View Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Aston Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Bent Creek Experimental Forest (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Robert Lake Park (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around North Carolina Mountains

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville-Spartanburg Intl.), which is 54.6 mi (87.8 km) away.

Where to stay near North Carolina Mountains?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 19,413 house rentals near North Carolina Mountains. From 10,055 Cabins to 10,055 Cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover North Carolina Mountains area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Carolina Mountains?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in North Carolina Mountains. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • South Carolina: 25,200 vacation rentals
  • Pigeon Forge: 7,461 vacation rentals
  • Tennessee: 12,743 vacation rentals
  • Gatlinburg: 7,220 vacation rentals
  • Georgia: 11,656 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in North Carolina Mountains! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Carolina Mountains?

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

  • Pigeon Forge: 7,461 rentals
  • Gatlinburg: 7,220 rentals
  • Asheville: 2,059 rentals
  • Charlotte: 663 rentals
  • Helen: 782 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to North Carolina Mountains?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in North Carolina Mountains are:

  • Greenville, SC (GDC-Donaldson Center): 160 home rentals
  • Gatlinburg, TN (GKT-Gatlinburg - Pigeon Forge): 7,365 home rentals
  • Pickens, SC (LQK-Pickens County): 439 home rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in North Carolina Mountains?

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

  • Sky Valley Resort: 1,110 vacation homes
  • Dollywood: 6,649 vacation homes
  • Fontana Village Resort Marina: 726 vacation homes
  • Table Rock State Park: 458 vacation homes
  • Stone Mountain State Park: 118 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around North Carolina Mountains listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around North Carolina Mountains

Pigeon Forge
7,461 vacation rentals
Gatlinburg
7,220 vacation rentals
Asheville
2,059 vacation rentals
Charlotte
663 vacation rentals
Helen
782 vacation rentals
Sevierville
7,290 vacation rentals
Bean Station
19 vacation rentals
Blairsville
1,462 vacation rentals
Knoxville
474 vacation rentals
Mooresville
362 vacation rentals
Hayesville
746 vacation rentals
Davidson
351 vacation rentals
Bryson City
845 vacation rentals
Murphy
1,254 vacation rentals
La Follette
334 vacation rentals
Caryville
236 vacation rentals
Wears Valley
5,572 vacation rentals
Lake Lure
807 vacation rentals
Salem
368 vacation rentals
Hillsville
134 vacation rentals