Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Balsam, NC, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 120 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Balsam. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Balsam

Enjoy the history and other features of Balsam. Revered for its mountain views, restaurants and hiking, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Balsam

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Balsam a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ghost Town in the Sky (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Waynesville Recreation Center (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Queen's Farm Stables (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Lake Junaluska Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Cataloochee Ski Area (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Balsam

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Balsam is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Waterrock Knob (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Poteet Memorial Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Mingo Falls (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Cold Mountain (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Cataloochee Valley (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Balsam

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 31.6 mi (50.8 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Balsam?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 759 vacation rentals near Balsam. From 368 cabins to 709 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Balsam for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cabins in Balsam?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 368 Cabins in Balsam. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Balsam include:

  • Houses: 709 rentals available
  • Flats: 25 rentals available
  • Cottages: 368 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Balsam?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in Balsam. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.