Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Horse Shoe getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Horse Shoe with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Horse Shoe

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Horse Shoe a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elijah Mountain Gem Mine (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Moonshine Mountain Snow Tubing Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Team ECCO Ocean Center and Aquarium (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Broadmoor Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Burntshirt Vineyards (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Horse Shoe

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Horse Shoe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jackson Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • DuPont State Forest (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • North Carolina Arboretum (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Bent Creek Experimental Forest (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Looking Glass Falls (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Moore Cove Falls (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Horse Shoe

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Horse Shoe?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,143 house rentals around Horse Shoe. From 1,080 Houses to 323 Condos/Apartments, 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 Horse Shoe is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Horse Shoe?

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 Horse Shoe:

  • Downtown: 256 vacation rentals
  • Haw Creek: 38 vacation rentals
  • Historic Montford: 268 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 240 vacation rentals
  • South French Broad: 185 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 Horse Shoe?

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

  • Bonclarken Conference Center: 1,648 home rentals
  • Table Rock State Park: 463 home rentals
  • Victoria Valley Vineyard: 680 home rentals
  • Bent Creek Experimental Forest: 2,160 home rentals
  • Jump Off Rock: 1,627 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Horse Shoe 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 Houses in Horse Shoe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,080 Houses in Horse Shoe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Horse Shoe include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 323 lodging choices
  • Villas: 22 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 534 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Horse Shoe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 227 vacation homes with pool available in Horse Shoe.

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