Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Mars Hill

The area's cathedral and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mars Hill. Travelers to this scenic city praise the mountain views, university setting and football games. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Mars Hill

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Mars Hill a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Navitat Canopy Adventures (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Country Club of Asheville (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Addison Farms Vineyard (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mars Hill

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mars Hill is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Mitchell (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Beaver Lake View Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Erwin Linear Trail (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Roaring Fork Waterfalls (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Robert Lake Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Mars Hill

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Mars Hill?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,514 house rentals around Mars Hill. From 376 Cabins to 695 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 Mars Hill is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mars Hill?

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 Mars Hill:

  • Wolf Laurel: 92 vacation rentals
  • West Asheville: 110 vacation rentals
  • Five Points: 228 vacation rentals
  • Kenilworth: 516 vacation rentals
  • Charlotte Street: 168 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 Mars Hill?

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

  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort: 337 home rentals
  • Big Bald: 311 home rentals
  • Wolf Laurel Stables: 371 home rentals
  • Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre: 1,360 home rentals
  • Biltmore Estate: 2,154 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mars Hill 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 Mars Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 376 Cabins in Mars Hill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mars Hill include:

  • Houses: 695 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 376 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 376 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 Mars Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 156 vacation homes with pool available in Mars Hill.

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