Discover a selection of 3,500 vacation rentals in Linville, 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 air conditioning. Prices start at $94 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Linville. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head for the mountains near Linville

Choose a Linville vacation rental for a serene summer mountain escape in the pine-clad hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Hike, bike and birdwatch along the forested trails, ascend tall peaks to enjoy misty panoramic views, enjoy swimming or fishing in mountain lakes and streams and visit spectacular waterfalls, including the Linville Falls. In winter, you can ski, snowboard and snow tube at local resorts. This is the time to choose a luxury mountain cabin with real fires and a hot tub to come home to after a day of exhilarating snow sports in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains.

Things to do

Get outdoors in Linville

Swing your iron in the fresh mountain air at one of the great local golf courses in the area. If you're staying at your Linville vacation rental with kids, don't miss a visit to the Nature Museum at Grandfather Mountain State Park – a family-friendly attraction that offers insight into the local region and its wildlife, as well as housing an interesting collection of gems found in the local hills. The park is also home to the Mile High Swinging Bridge, America's highest suspension footbridge. The breathtaking walk across it over the gorge offers visitors access to Grandfather Mountain's Linville Peak and its panoramic mountain views.


Scenic driving near Linville

Given Linville's Appalachian Mountains location, close to the Tennessee state line, the mountains are the star here. The Blue Ridge Parkway is known as one of the most scenic drives in the USA. Starting in Shenandoah National Park, it passes through Linville on its way to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. If you're staying at a Linville vacation rental, don't miss the opportunity to drive along this spectacular mountain route. The Linville Falls are a short hike from the road – follow the forest trail to the noisy rush of white water falling into a dark, silent pool.


Linville's snowy delights

Winter in the mountains can be cold and snowy, and Linville vacation rentals are ideally placed for cold weather activities. To the north, Hawksnest is the largest snow tubing park in North Carolina, while the similarly close Beech Mountain ski resort encompasses the highest ski destination in the region with ski slopes, snow tubing and seasonal, family-friendly events. Sugar Mountain offers the closest ski and snowboarding fun – just 10 minutes from Linville. Here, you can ski, snowboard, snow tube or ice skate on the snowy slopes framed by hillsides of towering pines.

Natural features

Hiking around Linville

The epic Appalachian trail hugs the state line, within driving distance of Linville. You could pick up a section of the route on a day hike from a Linville vacation rental, but there are plenty of wonderful hiking trails to explore closer to home. Grandfather Mountain State Park has a range of routes, from gentle woodland strolls to challenging hikes ascending rugged peaks. With breathtaking views, flower-filled meadows, quiet forest paths and wonderful wildlife spotting opportunities, all just 10 minutes from a Linville vacation rental, it shouldn't be missed.

How to get there

How to get to and around Linville

Fly into Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), the closest airport, located 41.3 mi (66.4 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Linville?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now it's craving a vacation. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and zip off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Linville:

  • Around 3 miles from the center of Linville, you'll find it hard to resist "Peace Be With You At Annie's Cabin". It has 3 bedrooms and handy features including a dishwasher and a DVD player.
  • "The Mountains Are Calling - Plan Your Getaway Now" also promises an awesome stay, offering 3 bedrooms, a stereo, WiFi and more. It's around 7 miles from Linville.

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

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

For a memorable experience, book a tiny house rental in Linville. We warn you though — after you've experienced life in a tiny house, the urge to move into one of these fun-sized digs will be tough to resist!

  • Unwind and clear your mind at "Tiny Home On The River With Firepit". Located in Banner Elk, WiFi and a living room are just two of the amenities you can expect here.
  • "Red Wolf Chalet - Tiny Home With Eagles Nest Amenities" offers conveniences such as cable/satellite TV services and a fridge. Located in Banner Elk, you'll be able to live large in this small but nicely designed home.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Linville?

Select a lovely log cabin from the many in or near Linville and you'll soon be inside your timber-clad hideaway, drink in hand, relaxing by a glowing fire. But adventure will be right there on your doorstep too. These cabins offer the perfect blend of fun and comfort:

  • "Cozy Log Cabin With Hot Tub - Pet Friendly": Enjoy a week or so relaxing at this fantastic cabin nestled in nature. Once you feel refreshed, enjoy windsurfing or sailing, which are some of the best activities in this area.
  • "Centrally Located Quaint And Cozy Log Cabin - Awd": Stay in and enjoy the relaxed vibe or try some of the thrilling activities nearby, such as fishing and mountain biking. You can be as active or chill as you like.

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

Get away from the treadmill of daily life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Linville. Whether you'd like to catch up with pals or spend quality time with your love, there'll be something to suit your needs. Try these top-rated properties on for size:

  • Make yourself at home at "Large Luxury Lodge, Long Range Panoramic Mountain Views". Located roughly 6 miles to the north of Linville, it has everything you need for a relaxing stay, including nearby hunting activities and an ice maker.
  • Or, toss a few clothes in a suitcase and head for "The Best Slopeside Cabin With Gorgeous Views And The Easiest Entry And Parking". This sought-after property is about 7 miles north of Linville and offers spa and beauty services and tennis.

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

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish option, perfectly suited for couples or solo adventurers. Spend your days exploring your surroundings and your nights resting up in your comfy hideaway. These getaways in or near Linville will tick all the boxes:

  • One of our favorite properties is "Escape From The Everyday And Come To Beech’s Cozy Cottage To Stay And Play". Lock in a few nights at this popular abode and you'll have access to WiFi and a hair dryer.
  • "Peaceful Cottage Sits Right On The Linville River" is another terrific choice, offering all you could need for a great Linville adventure. Useful amenities here include a water view and nearby museums.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Linville?

Whether you're looking for a simple cabin or a house with room enough for the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Sneak in a mini break at one of these top picks in or near Linville:

  • Close to the center of Linville, "Great Location, Spacious Custom Built" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not enjoying your comfortable digs, get out and explore what's around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Unforgettable Views @ The Reserve Atop Sugar Mt 0. 4 Mi From Slopes". This conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

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

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend trip. If you're longing to spend a couple of relaxing nights away with your sweetie, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Linville that will get your heart racing:

  • Put on some soothing music and slow dance the nights away at "Peace Be With You At Annie's Cabin". Around 3 miles from Linville, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend away, including a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide.
  • Otherwise, spend a few blissful days canoodling and sipping Champagne at "The Mountains Are Calling - Plan Your Getaway Now", around 7 miles from Linville. A resort and a sauna will help set the mood for romance.

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

Big groups mean gigantic fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your entire crew. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Linville and get everybody together under the same roof:

  • You'll have enough space to sprawl out at "Weddings, Family Parties And Venues". Around 4 miles north of Linville, this grand property has 8 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a sauna and a garden.
  • Nothing's more important than being with the people you love, and "Cabin - 60 Acre Mtn Top Retreat 5 Miles From Downtown Banner Elk" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 7 miles to the northwest of Linville, as many as 16 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A garden and mountain views are among the numerous amenities here.

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

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to stay, particularly if you're bringing the kids along. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Linville and fill your days with splashing good fun:

  • Round up your gang and enjoy an unforgettable stay at "Creekside Beech House". There's a lot to love about this getaway apart from its pool, such as a toaster and towels.
  • "The Mountain House With A 10 View" is the kind of place you go to escape the everyday and appreciate your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. Coffee and tea making facilities and nearby birdwatching activities are also on hand to make your visit as comfy as possible.

Don't know how to pack your suitcase for your Linville break? This enticing destination has an oceanic climate. In summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 60 ºF and 75 ºF. Check out our selection of Linville 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 Linville?

Every family catch-up should be one to remember. Whether you're planning an action-packed escape with the kids or a celebration with relatives, our large family vacation rentals in or near Linville offer a home away from home with ample space for everyone:

  • About 3 miles to the north of Linville, "Peace Be With You At Annie's Cabin" has 3 bedrooms and fits up to 8 guests. It comes with a range of amenities, including a dishwasher and a toaster.
  • Another popular option is "Great Location, Spacious Custom Built". This large rental is 8 miles north of Linville and features on-site watersports, a fridge and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 11 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you're looking for family-friendly attractions around the area, you have plenty of choice. Land of Oz, Apple Hill Farm and Grandfather Trout Farm promise lots of fun for all the crew.