Discover a selection of 1,500 vacation rentals in Bakersville, NC 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 fireplaces. Prices start at $138 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Bakersville. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

A thriving mountain town

Founded in the mid-18th century, Bakersville is a pretty little mountain town that enjoys a laidback atmosphere and an abundance of outdoor activities. You can immerse yourself in the artistic community, particularly during the annual Creek Walk Arts Festival. If you visit during the weekend, you can wander through the town's 2 farmer's markets and buy up some delicious local produce to cook, back at your Bakersville vacation rental. Alternatively, you can lace up your boots to go hiking along the trails or saddle up to gallop along the mountainous equestrian pathways.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Bakersville

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Bakersville has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sugar Mountain Resort (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Linville Falls Winery (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Land of Oz (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Beech Mountain Resort (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Hawksnest Tubing Park (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
Activities

Pan for gold or hit the river rapids

The nearby Cherokee National Forest provides endless opportunities for outdoor fun. If you're bringing the family, pack up a picnic and head for the hills to walk the winding trails and admire the breathtaking views. While you're there, you can try your hand at panning for gold, raft along the rivers or even spend a night under canvas and the stars. With the famous Appalachian Trail close by to your Bakersville vacation rental, you'll be in for some great walking. If you don't want to go to the mountains, you can find a challenging golf course down near Spruce Pine.

Weather

Enjoy the crisp mountain mornings

The mountain town rarely gets too hot or too cold. If you visit during spring, many of the scenic trails will be carpeted in colorful wildflowers. The heat creeps up during summer, but the mornings can still be wonderfully crisp and are the best times for exploring the nearby Cherokee National Forest across the state in Tennessee. If you plan to bring the family, just be sure to book up your Bakersville vacation rental early. Don't discount winter, which brings in bursts of snow that blanket the mountain landscape, turning it into a playground for snowmobilers and cross-country skiers.

Natural features

Point your binoculars to the sky

It may not be in North Carolina, but you're only a short drive from more than 500,000 acres of pristine woodland in the Cherokee National Forest. If you're an avid twitcher, the park should be particularly exciting for you, with common sightings of blue jays and warblers, not to mention the hawks and eagles which circle overhead, keeping their beady eyes out for prey below. Along the rivers, you will likely catch a glimpse of a playful otter or 2 and shy white-tailed deer darting off through the trees. Just remember to bring your binoculars.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Bakersville

The nearest airport is in Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), located 35 mi (56.4 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Bakersville?

Whether you're seeking a cozy retreat for you and your sweetie or someplace spacious to fit family and friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Bakersville. Here are a couple to get you thinking:

  • Around 6 miles from the center of Bakersville, it's difficult to beat "Cabin - Hawks View House Stunning Views Architect's Unique Mountain Top Retreat". It has 2 bedrooms and a range of conveniences like a washing machine and a dining table.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Peaceful And Luxurious Living With Spectacular Views". Located around 13 miles from the heart of Bakersville, it has 2 bedrooms and features a TV and a stovetop.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Bakersville?

If you've been busier than an ant in a picnic basket, you deserve a break for a couple of glorious days. Skip out of work early on Friday and live it up at one of these weekend getaways in or near Bakersville:

  • "Birdtown Guesthouse - Mountain Views" is around 6 miles east of Bakersville and the perfect place to relax and unwind. You'll enjoy the useful amenities here, including a living room and a kitchen.
  • Alternatively, create memories with your loved ones at "Mountain Cabin For Peace, Beauty And Soul Shine", which is around 14 miles to the south of Bakersville. You'll have use of towels, a TV and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Bakersville?

Studio apartments may be small, but they sure pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Unpack your bags at one of these top studio apartments in and around Bakersville:

  • One of our top picks is "Birdtown Guesthouse - Mountain Views". Book a few nights at this popular abode and you'll have access to nearby hunting activities and golf.
  • An equally good property is "Mountain Cabin For Peace, Beauty And Soul Shine". Don't let it's compact size fool you — this cozy apartment is filled with convenient amenities like a water view, air conditioning and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Bakersville?

Whether you're searching for a small apartment for you and your other half or a guesthouse with room for the whole family, there's no shortage of short-term rentals in and around Bakersville. These retreats make a comfortable base for a quick trip:

  • Within easy reach of central Bakersville, "Luxurious Romantic Blue Ridge Mountain Retreat W" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not enjoying your cozy digs, get out and discover the area's best sights.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Luxury Cabin Spectacular Views Trout Streams Stone Fire Pit Golf Hiking". This comfy, centrally located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Bakersville?

Whether spent in a rustic cabin or a luxury condo, a romantic weekend getaway is one of the best ways to spice up your relationship. Whisk your sweetie off for a few days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Bakersville:

  • Located around 6 miles from Bakersville, "Cabin - Hawks View House Stunning Views Architect's Unique Mountain Top Retreat" is an ideal place for doting lovebirds. A fireplace and winery tours are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • "Peaceful And Luxurious Living With Spectacular Views" is another terrific option that'll woo you. It's approximately 13 miles from Bakersville and has air conditioning and shopping facilities.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Bakersville?

Share your trip and double the fun. Whether you're organizing an active escape with friends or a big family gathering, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and near Bakersville:

  • Providing space, comfort and privacy, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Cabin - As Low As 299. 00. . . Per Night". Up to 35 people can stay at this escape which has 8 bedrooms, a firepit and a kitchen. This group favorite is around 7 miles to the southwest of Bakersville.
  • "Cabin - 2 - Sided Fireplace. Japanese Tub. Gourmet Kitchen. Fast Wifi. 15 To Town" is another option that'll fit the whole gang. It's around 7 miles to the south of Bakersville, has 2 bedrooms and accommodates up to 18 guests. A kitchen and a fireplace are among the things that'll help make your group vacation more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Bakersville?

A pool is often a must-have amenity for any memorable vacation. Enjoy frolicking around or simply unwinding by the water at one of these refreshing escapes in or near Bakersville:

  • Toss your swimsuit in your suitcase and enjoy a fun stay with your group at "Cabin - Hawks View House Stunning Views Architect's Unique Mountain Top Retreat". Other amenities here include a smart TV and a separate dining area.
  • "Farm Living Tiny House" is another highly rated option. After you've enjoyed a dip with the kiddos, make the most of other conveniences like a microwave oven and a kitchen.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Bakersville?

Comfort, space and privacy are essential to any successful family getaway, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Bakersville offer an ideal solution. Take a look at these to get you started:

  • With room enough for 35 guests spread over 8 bedrooms, "Cabin - As Low As 299. 00. . . Per Night" is a popular choice with large families. It comes with a stair gate and a TV and is located around 7 miles to the southwest of Bakersville.
  • Another lovely home away from home is "Stunning Views, 4bd/4ba Spacious Home Between Asheville And Boone". Around 4 miles to the northeast of Bakersville, it comes with 4 bedrooms, space for up to 8 guests, a living room and childrens activities.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Bakersville?

Nothing is more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Book one of these family cabin rentals in or near Bakersville and make wonderful memories with your loved ones:

  • "Cabin - Hawks View House Stunning Views Architect's Unique Mountain Top Retreat" - This sought-after retreat offers a DVD player and a porch and is about 6 miles to the south of the center of Bakersville.
  • "Mountain Cabin For Peace, Beauty And Soul Shine" - Another fabulous option, this cabin comes with a stereo, on-site watersports and more. You'll find it around 14 miles to the south of Bakersville.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Bakersville vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Bakersville?

Absolutely. You'll find a fabulous range of one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Bakersville. If you only need a small space, one of these properties might suit you perfectly:

  • Reserve "Duplex With 1, 2 And 3 Bedrooms With Private Terrace And On The 1st Line Of The Sea - default-unit" for a couple of nights. This one-bedroom vacation home features a kitchen and a water park and is close to all the action of the center.
  • Or maybe "Renovated Studio Dinan Historic Center" is a better match. Another centrally located one-bedroom option, this place comes with a kitchen, a garden and much more.