Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Sugar Mountain 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 fireplaces and WiFi. Prices start at $79 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Sugar Mountain. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Book a Sugar Mountain cabin rental for winter adventure

Sugar Mountain cabins in Boone, NC, are an ideal option for snow adventures. Located on the north slope of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sugar Mountain is known for the Sugar Mountain Resort and its ski slopes, trails, and outdoor ice rink. You'll also find a range of destinations for all seasons, such as the Mile High Swinging Bridge, a nature museum, and wildlife habitats.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Sugar Mountain vacation rentals

Samuel Henry Banner, one of the region’s first settlers, established his homestead in 1870, where he, his wife, and their 7 children lived comfortably for many years. Visitors to the Banner House Museum can walk the hallways and admire the period furniture that still occupies these stately rooms. An exhibition gallery illuminates the history of Sugar Mountain in the 19th and 20th century, while docent-led tours offer expert insight into the area’s culture. The museum is open between mid-July and mid-September, Wednesday through Saturday, with exact times and dates available on their website.


Things to do near Sugar Mountain vacation homes

Myriad trails at the Sugar Mountain Ski Resort cater to thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies, with skiing, snowboarding, and snow-tubing all on the itinerary. There are gentler options, however, for a more relaxed getaway. The resort’s 10,000-square-foot skating rink is open seasonally, with skate rental provided at the adjacent store. Guided snowshoeing tours are an exciting way to explore the surroundings on your terms; from leisurely walks to intense workouts, the guides tailor these excursions to your needs, and children’s outings are also operated for kids aged 8-11. Book a Sugar Mountain vacation rental near the resort for easy access to these amenities.

Day trips

Day trips near Sugar Mountain vacation homes

Sugar Mountain serves as a great starting point for exploring the sights of Blowing Rock. Vacation rentals are just a short distance from attractions like Moses H. Cone Memorial Park, a park with a preserved house and craft shop surrounded by scenic woodland, and the Blowing Rock, a legendary cliff with strong wind gusts that gave the town its name. You'll also like Tweetsie Railroad, a Wild West-themed park with train rides, an amusement park, a petting zoo, and shows, and Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, a contemporary museum with Appalachian cultural exhibits.


Local weather for your trip to Sugar Mountain vacation homes

Sugar Mountain’s reputation as a snow-sports destination makes winter the most popular time of year for Sugar Mountain vacation rentals. The weather is quite cold, with averages in the 20s, and snowfall is frequent, making it the best time to hit the slopes. This destination also has an assortment of summer activities, so bargains on cheap Sugar Mountain vacation rentals are worth considering in this off-peak period. Mild conditions, with temperatures hovering in the 60s, open up a world of outdoor excursions, while the area’s wildlife and blossoming flowers make for stunning views from the patio of your cabin, condo, or chalet.

Natural features

A Sugar Mountain adventure

The Linville Caverns were first discovered by fishermen in the early 1800s, and have been open for guided tours since the 1930s. These actively forming limestone caverns showcase a variety of fascinating rock formations, including stalactites, stalagmites, and a “bottomless” pool—divers have continuously searched in vain for its deepest point. Trout swim in the bodies of water found within the caves, while bats are known to make their homes in the darkest corners. Checking the website before you make plans is essential, as hours of operation are seasonal.

Good for couples

Couple's retreat near Sugar Mountain vacation homes

Sugar Mountain’s alpine splendor makes it ideal for a couple’s retreat. Vacation homes can be found near places like Wildcat Lake, a tranquil lake with wilderness surrounds and opportunities for watersports, and Flattop Mountain, a high summit with a golf club at the top. You'll also like Pixie Mountain, a serene mountain with hiking trails for spectacular landscape views.

How many vacation rentals are available around Sugar Mountain?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,107 vacation rentals around Sugar Mountain. From 624 cabin rentals to 1,323 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.