Discover a selection of 3,500 vacation rentals in Avery County, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at $90 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Avery County. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Avery County getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Avery County with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Avery County

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Avery County a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sugar Mountain Resort (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Hawksnest Tubing Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Linville Falls Winery (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Land of Oz (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Beech Mountain Resort (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Banner Elk Winery (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Avery County

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Avery County. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Grandfather Mountain (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Grandfather Mountain State Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Julian Price Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Linville Caverns (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Roan Mountain State Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Linville Gorge Wilderness Area (11.8 mi / 19 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in Avery County?

Chic villas, tranquil houseboats and cozy cottages — everyone's dream getaway is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something that tempts you among these top vacation rentals in Avery County:

  • "Peace Be With You At Annie's Cabin": If you're chasing a comfy space in Sugar Mountain, this rental won't disappoint. It comes with 3 bedrooms and amenities like coffee and tea making facilities and a restaurant dining guide.
  • "The Mountains Are Calling - Plan Your Getaway Now": Settle in at this escape in Pantin and make use of a microwave oven, a hair dryer and more. It has 3 bedrooms to accommodate your family and friends.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Avery County vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Avery County?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to charm and character, a tiny house vacation rental in Avery County provides a front-row seat to big adventure. Shut down all your devices and turn your focus to outdoor fun at one of these fun-sized stays:

  • Take a couple of days off to get back to basics at "Upscale 1926 C And O Train Caboose Tiny House Minutes To Waynesville And Asheville". Located in Waynesville, heating and spa and beauty services are a couple of amenities offered here.
  • "Tiny House Downtown New Bern" offers plenty of conveniences, including coffee and tea making facilities and a hair dryer. Located in New Bern, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed property.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Avery County?

There's something incredibly cozy about hunkering down in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a good book. Leave everyday life behind and spend a few nights or more at one of these log cabins in Avery County:

  • Located in Banner Elk, "Cozy Log Cabin With Hot Tub - Pet Friendly" will put you near some of the wonderful outdoor activities this area has to offer. Snorkeling and windsurfing are a couple of them.
  • On the hunt for a Seven Devils log cabin with access to fun outdoor activities like fishing and tennis? Look no further than "Centrally Located Quaint And Cozy Log Cabin - Awd".

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Avery County?

While one or two-week vacations to new places are awesome, there's something so refreshing about escaping for a weekend getaway. These rental properties in Avery County are perfect for just that:

  • "Large Luxury Lodge, Long Range Panoramic Mountain Views" - Located in Banner Elk, this rental offers its guests amenities like coffee and tea making facilities and mountain views.
  • "The Best Slopeside Cabin With Gorgeous Views And The Easiest Entry And Parking" - This is another top pick with all the ingredients that make up a delightful weekend away. You'll have access to outdoor furniture and heating at this Beech Mountain rental.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Avery County?

If you're chasing something a bit more personal than the usual hotel room, you'll love our studio apartments in Avery County. Whip up a dish in your kitchen, kick back on the lounge and feel totally at home. Here are some of our cute and cozy cribs:

  • "Escape From The Everyday And Come To Beech’s Cozy Cottage To Stay And Play" in Beech Mountain squeezes a range of handy features into its single space, including cable/satellite TV services and a fireplace.
  • With the comforts of home and offering more privacy than a bustling hotel, "Peaceful Cottage Sits Right On The Linville River" is another place to consider. It's located in Altamont and comes with an oven and a TV.

Can I find short term rentals in Avery County?

Book yourself an inexpensive cabin or ignore your accountant and splash out on a premium apartment. Vrbo has a great selection of short-term rentals for your vacation in Avery County. Take a look at these properties for inspiration:

  • "Large Luxury Lodge, Long Range Panoramic Mountain Views" in Banner Elk is an ideal place for a short-term stay. It's only a stone's throw from the town center, so you'll be able to get out to see all the top sights without having to travel too far.
  • "The Best Slopeside Cabin With Gorgeous Views And The Easiest Entry And Parking" also lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of leisurely days at this vacation rental in Beech Mountain and find out why it's a favorite among many visitors.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Avery County?

A romantic weekend getaway in Avery County is sure to fan the flames of passion. Light some fancy candles, take your boo by the hand and get set to send sparks flying at one of these retreats:

  • Enjoy some "us time" at "Peace Be With You At Annie's Cabin". This Sugar Mountain retreat is perfect for romance, offering amenities like a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, plan an amorous weekend away at "The Mountains Are Calling - Plan Your Getaway Now". Located in Pantin, it offers beauty services, a sauna and other bonuses.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Avery County?

If your idea of a dream trip away is to bring along your nearest and dearest, you're going to need a whole lot of space. Luckily, there are many vacation rentals in Avery County that are designed for large groups, starting with these sprawling retreats:

  • "Weddings, Family Parties And Venues": This getaway is an excellent choice for large groups planning to visit Banner Elk. It has 8 bedrooms and amenities that include a garden and mountain views.
  • "Cabin - 60 Acre Mtn Top Retreat 5 Miles From Downtown Banner Elk": You'll get your team's tick of approval at this option in Elk Park which comes with a fireplace, mountain views and more. It has 5 bedrooms that will easily sleep any large group.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Avery County?

VRBO has you covered if you're after a property with enough space for the whole gang. Whether you're hosting a 21st birthday or an extended family reunion, send out the guest invites and get comfy in one of these large vacation rentals in Avery County:

  • "King Wolf Bunkroom Sleeps Up To 69": Set up to cater for large gatherings, this property in Banner Elk houses up to 66 guests. With amenities like mountain views and a kitchen, you can just relax and enjoy your time away.
  • "Large Unique Log Home In Nc Mountains": With amenities such as mountain views and a firepit, you and your guests will enjoy staying here. Up to 30 people can comfortably fit into this Charter Hills favorite.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Avery County?

In Avery County, there's no shortage of house rentals where you can make every day a pool day. Having a splashing great time will be your highest priority at one of these sought-after getaways:

  • Mum, dad, kids, grandparents — everyone will love hanging by the pool at "Creekside Beech House". Treat the family to a vacation at this Banner Elk rental house which also features a microwave oven and a TV.
  • Relax and unwind beside the water while the kids splash about at "Cabin - Up In Here Mountain House". This option in Newland features a range of conveniences to keep your guests happy and comfortable, such as a dishwasher and a kitchen.