Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Cullowhee

Enjoy the history and other features of Cullowhee. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, mountain views and football games. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cullowhee

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Cullowhee a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • High Falls Trail (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Old Edwards Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Sapphire National Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Highlands Country Club (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cullowhee

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Cullowhee is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Lake Glenville (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Poteet Memorial Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • The Village Green (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Courthouse Falls (13.1 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cullowhee

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 34.9 mi (56.1 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cullowhee, NC?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,562 vacation rentals around Cullowhee. From 1,202 cabin rentals to 985 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Cullowhee?

We all enjoy a room with a view. But if you're after views that'll leave you feeling like you're on cloud nine, you'll have to head for the hills. Vrbo has no less than 1,493 mountain vacation rentals available. Open to more suggestions? Vrbo has plenty more property options to search through, including:

  • 638 mountainside vacation rentals.
  • 515 rural vacation rentals.
  • 336 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Cullowhee?

Instead of going with a cookie-cutter, chain hotel room this vacation, you could just rent a whole house. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighborhood before you know it! There are 1,026 options available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $44 a night. If that doesn't agree with your crew's taste, we've got a number of other rental options to choose from, such as:

  • Cabin: 1,007 vacation homes. Prices start from $65 per night.
  • Cottage: 169 vacation homes. Prices start from $86 per night.
  • Condo: 105 vacation homes. Prices start from $65 per night.

Can I stay in Cullowhee in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than staying somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. The good news is Vrbo has options to suit big groups. House vacation homes are the top option here for big groups of guests. Our worldwide database presently has 303 available. Rental options in this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • Are you on the hunt for vacation homes that can sleep 6 vacationers? We have 1,158 that will fit the bill. Prices start from $79 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your crew, you'll be thrilled to learn that there are 876 vacation homes suitable. You can get one for as little as $100 per night.
  • Hunting down places for rent suitable for 10 people? You'll be happy to find out we have 441 that will fit the bill. You can secure one from just $79 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your brother and all your buddies to Cullowhee.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Cullowhee?

Reduce those hefty accommodation costs with a little help from Vrbo. You'll find a range of great rentals and save loads! Cranberry Falls is a good area to check out if you want to keep your budget under control. Vrbo has 15 rentals, and the average price is a modest $136 per night. Another 71 Vrbo rentals are on offer in or around Valley Creek Run. With an average price of $136 a night, you're sure to grab a deal worth telling your friends about.

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