Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Black Mountain, 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 $169 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Black Mountain. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Black Mountain

The area's live music and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Black Mountain. Renowned for its mountain views, gardens and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Discover the history of Swannanoa Valley in Black Mountain

The Black Mountain Center for the Arts is one of the must-see attractions of the town, featuring exhibits that highlight the beautiful work of local artists. If you want to do something more hands-on, try one of their fun workshops, such as a pottery class suitable for both adults and children. If you’re looking to explore the rich past of the area, visit the Swannanoa Valley Museum and History Center. It has a range of fascinating exhibitions covering the history of the area, including the valley’s early settlement and the Prohibition era.


Take a culinary tour of Black Mountain

There are lots of incredible restaurants in Black Mountain; so many in fact, that it can be hard to know where to start. Luckily, Creative Mountain Food Tours offer the perfect way to experience the cuisine of the town, as well as teaching you about the history of the valley. Hiking and cycling are some of the most popular activities here. You’ll find that plenty of trails await you, whether you want to take a challenging hike across Seven Sisters Mountain Range, or a relaxing bike ride along the Point Lookout Greenway Bike Trail.

Natural features

Stay in Black Mountain for beautiful forests

Surrounded by beautiful mountains, you can be sure to wake up to stunning panoramas every morning in Black Mountain vacation rentals. The town is also located between 2 national forests—Pisgah National Forest and Nantahala National Forest—both spectacular areas comprising forests, peaks, rivers, and waterfalls. The town also has a charming lake, Lake Tomahawk. With Mount Graybeard and the Seven Sisters Peaks mirrored in the calm waters, it’s the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing stroll or picnic with the family.

How to get there

Transportation to and around Black Mountain

The nearest airport is in Asheville Regional Airport (AVL), located 17.5 mi (28.2 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Black Mountain?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it's longing for a vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Black Mountain:

  • Make use of handy extras like an electric kettle and WiFi at "Black Mountain Babbling Brook Bungalow". Located around 1 mile from Black Mountain, this property has 1 bedroom and is a hit with guests.
  • "Mtn. Views, Hot Tub, Garage With Ev Charger" also promises an awesome stay, offering 3 bedrooms, a meal delivery service, a stereo and more. It's around 9 miles from Black Mountain.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Black Mountain?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to character, a tiny house vacation rental in Black Mountain puts you on the doorstep of big adventure. Unplug your devices and turn your focus to Mother Nature at one of these compact stays:

  • Get ready for a simpler way of life at "Cheerful 1 - Bedroom Tiny Home In South Asheville". Amenities at this small wonder in Arden include a nearby hospital and winery tours.
  • "W Avl Tiny Home, Pet Friendly, Close To Downtown" in Balvanera is another excellent option. Coffee and tea making facilities and a smart TV will make your getaway here even more comfortable.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Black Mountain?

There's something delightfully cozy about hanging out in a log cabin with a cup of tea and a book. Leave the worries of everyday life behind and spend a few nights or more at one of these log cabins in Black Mountain:

  • Stay at "Come Relax In Our Log Cabin In A Private" in Black Mountain and during the day enjoy cycling and rafting and your nights unwinding in comfort in your cozy cabin.
  • Another option is "The Hoot Owl - Brand New Log Cabin In Black Mountain Nc". With fun activities including horse riding and golf nearby, this Black Mountain getaway will be ideal if you love the outdoors.

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

We all deserve to slow down and take a break every once in a while. If you're longing for a couple of carefree mornings lingering in your pajamas with a coffee and the morning news, there's no shortage of excellent weekend getaways in and near Black Mountain. Check out two of our favorites:

  • "Epic Views Immaculate Modern Cabin Just 10 Min. From Downtown" is around 9 miles west of Black Mountain and will be just the thing to refresh your spirit. You'll like the useful amenities here, including towels and a balcony.
  • "Brand New Luxury Mountain Home" is another top-rated option. It's located around 12 miles to the southwest of Black Mountain and features an iron and ironing board, cable/satellite TV services and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Black Mountain?

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they pack a punch when it comes to convenience and location. Spend your getaway at one of these popular studio apartments in or near Black Mountain:

  • After a big day of outdoor exploration, enjoy total comfort and privacy at "Black Mountain Babbling Brook Bungalow". An oven and pet-friendly services are among the useful amenities you'll find here.
  • An equally good property is "Location Location Location The Suite At Bittersweet". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this cozy apartment is packed with convenient amenities like air conditioning, coffee and tea making facilities and plenty more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Black Mountain?

From affordable apartments to huge vacation homes, Vrbo has your mini break sorted. Here are two of our most popular picks in and around Black Mountain:

  • For a fantastic few nights away, it's hard to go past "Location Location Location The Suite At Bittersweet". It's close to the center of Black Mountain, in addition to loads of things to see and do.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "Hidden Treasure Near Downtown". This centrally located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Black Mountain?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to take off for the weekend, just you and your sweetheart. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Black Mountain that would make even Cupid swoon. Here are some we think you'll be enamored with:

  • Slip away on Friday for a couple of passion-filled evenings at "Black Mountain Babbling Brook Bungalow". Roughly 1 mile from Black Mountain, this place comes with lots of nice touches, including air conditioning and pet-friendly facilities.
  • Another place where you can spend a few idyllic days together is "Mtn. Views, Hot Tub, Garage With Ev Charger". Around 9 miles from Black Mountain, beauty services and a restaurant dining guide add to the ambiance here.

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

Share your stay and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed getaway with buddies or a big family get-together, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and around Black Mountain:

  • You'll have plenty of space to enjoy yourselves at "Wooden House With Peaceful Pool". Around 11 miles west of Black Mountain, this grand property has 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 21 guests. Amenities include an ocean view and a swimming pool.
  • Nothing's more important than spending time with loved ones, and "Cabin - #1 Views In Black Mt. | Log Estate | Gated | Game Room | Fast Internet| Hot Tub" makes it easy to do that. Located around 4 miles to the east of Black Mountain, as many as 16 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 6 bedrooms. A kitchen and mountain views are among the numerous amenities on offer here.

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

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when deciding where to spend your vacation, especially if you're bringing the kids along. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Black Mountain and fill your days with laughter and fun:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Clean And Cozy Round House, Privacy", where your top priority will be hanging out by the pool. Amenities such as nearby ecotour services and outdoor furniture help make this retreat a guest favorite.
  • Alternatively, put your bags down and your feet up at "Johnson Carriage House - New Construction". As well as its inviting pool, you'll also have use of a living room and a toaster.

Don't know how to pack for your Black Mountain getaway? This appealing destination has an oceanic climate. During summer, expect average temperatures ranging from 60 ºF to 85 ºF. Look up our selection of Black Mountain vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

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

The first part of any family trip is searching for the right place to stay. Whether you're planning a break with the kids or a big shindig with the relatives, we've got large family vacation rentals in and around Black Mountain that'll fit everyone. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • With 3 bedrooms that sleep as many as 10 guests, "Epic Views Immaculate Modern Cabin Just 10 Min. From Downtown" gives you space to connect with family or friends. It's around 9 miles west of Black Mountain and comes with amenities that'll keep your group content, such as a fridge and towels.
  • "Newly Built Mountain Cabin With Views", around 9 miles to the west of central Black Mountain, is also ideal for spending time with the family. As many as 10 of your relatives or friends can fit into this comfortable property which has 3 bedrooms, nearby ecotour services, a microwave oven and more.

When you're ready to go exploring, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to add to your to-do list. Navitat Canopy Adventures is a great place to kick things off.