Discover a selection of 1,000 vacation rentals in Lake Toxaway, 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $200 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Lake Toxaway. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Kick back and relax in Lake Toxaway

Hidden up in the valleys of the North Carolinian Appalachian Mountains, where chestnut and maple forests glow verdant green and ochre red with the changing of the seasons, pretty Lake Toxaway has been one of the state's premier resorts since it was first envisaged back in the early 1900s. Quaint and charming, it's peppered with timber-dressed mountain huts and luxurious Lake Toxaway vacation rentals with panoramic decks and waterfalls crashing through their backyards. Between days of boating and fly fishing, wild swimming and hiking, you're likely never to regret heading to this corner of the beautiful Blue Ridge.

Things to do

Enjoy the great outdoors in Lake Toxaway

Lake Toxaway vacation rentals are prized for their proximity to the great American outdoors. Wonderful Appalachia and the misty Blue Ridge Mountains dominate the horizons all around, representing just one corner of the legendary Nantahala National Forest. Hikes to breathtaking waterfalls like the Toxaway Falls, the Schoolhouse Falls, and Turtleback Falls are all possible. The wilds of the Gorges State Park are also just a stone's throw away, offering gushing rivers, creeks, and boardwalk hikes. Meanwhile, the Lake Toxaway Country Club has 18 holes of golfing enjoyments, along with tearooms and tennis courts to boot.

Activities

Have fun on the banks of Lake Toxaway

There are plenty of reasons why adventurers and families, solo travelers and couples alike keep flocking to the private country clubs and forest cabins around Lake Toxaway for their vacation each year. For starters, there's all the enjoyments on the water: boating, kayaking, fishing, tubing. Then there are the endless pursuits in the surrounding Appalachian hills. Some morning cross-country routes in the winter? Pass the skis. A hike through the primeval poplar groves of the Nantahala National Forest? It's right on the doorstep. Encounters with black bears and bobcats? Just hit the trails.

Weather

Winter or summer in Lake Toxaway

So, you've come to carve your way down the slopes of the Cataloochee Ski Area, or snow tube on the powder pillows of the Moonshine Mountain? Great. It's best to book those cozy Lake Toxaway vacation rentals in the winter months between December and March. And if you've come for the Appalachian hiking, water skiing, fly fishing, boating, and lazy days of kicking back on deck chairs under the roaring North Carolinian waterfalls, the summer is the top time to visit _ any time between May and August should be grand.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Lake Toxaway

The nearest airport is in Asheville Regional Airport (AVL), located 30.6 mi (49.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Greenville-Spartanburg Intl. Airport (GSP), which is 43.9 mi (70.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Lake Toxaway?

Whatever vacation experience you're seeking, you'll find a rental in or around Lake Toxaway that fits you like a glove. These are some of our top picks: For even more great options, check out our top vacation rentals in Lake Toxaway.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Lake Toxaway?

Studio apartments may be small in size, but they pack a big punch when it comes to convenience and location. Throw your bags down at one of these popular studio apartments in and around Lake Toxaway:

  • Escape on your own or take a few friends to North Carolina Mountain Retreat. You'll have plenty of amenities to make your stay comfortable, including internet services and free WiFi.
  • Tiny House Westridge is another top stay, providing all you could need for a heavenly Lake Toxaway retreat. Handy amenities here include a TV and free WiFi.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Lake Toxaway?

Whether you need a cabin for two or a guesthouse that'll fit the family, short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Lake Toxaway. These retreats make a comfortable base for a whirlwind visit:

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Lake Toxaway?

If listening to the sound of the ocean and feeling the salty sea breeze on your face is your idea of a blissful weekend away, then look no further than Lake Lure. This natural beauty area is 45 miles from Lake Toxaway and where you'll find Lake Lure Beach and Water Park. Relax and meander along the yellow sand, enjoy the vista of sunsets or simply chill out and enjoy watching the ebb and flow of the tides.

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

Big groups mean a whole lot of fun. They also mean finding a place that'll effortlessly fit your whole crew. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Lake Toxaway and get everyone together under one roof:

  • Providing space, privacy and comfort, you'll get your guests' seal of approval at Lake Toxaway - Lake Front Home. Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this property which has 5 bedrooms, beach sun loungers and internet services. You'll find it around 1 mile to the southwest of Lake Toxaway.
  • Brand New Secluded Mountain Retreat is another fantastic option. It's around 1 mile to the southeast of Lake Toxaway, has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. A water view and a nearby river are just a couple of things designed to make your group getaway even more comfortable.

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

It's always more fun to share the great times with the folks closest to your heart. Whether you're organizing a family break or reuniting with your best friends, Vrbo has a large vacation rental that's right for you. These are two of our best in and around Lake Toxaway: When you want to leave the house and explore, there are loads of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone happy. The Edge Indoor Skateboard & BMX Park, Arcade City and Bubba's Fun Park should be at the top of your must-do list.

  • Sleeping as many as 12 guests in 5 bedrooms, Lake Toxaway - Lake Front Home is the perfect place to hang out with the family. This top-rated retreat is 1 mile to the southwest of Lake Toxaway and has creature comforts that include beach sun loungers and internet services.
  • ❤ Of the Mts w/ AMAZING VIEWS Cozy/Clean 4BR 4BA also has the space you need to reconnect with loved ones. This rental is around 2 miles to the southwest of Lake Toxaway, and accommodates as many as 8 guests in its 4 bedrooms. Mountain views and nearby ecotour services will help keep everyone comfortable.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Lake Toxaway?

Escape from everyday life and treat your loved ones to a vacation of a different kind. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Lake Toxaway and get the camping experience — but with all the creature comforts! For more options, check out our Lake Toxaway family cabins here.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Lake Toxaway?

Romantic retreats, business trips or adventures all on your own — a one-bedroom rental property is an ideal solution for all sorts of occasions. One of these options in or near Lake Toxaway is sure to be just the thing:

  • Consider North Carolina Mountain Retreat, a fabulous centrally located one-bedroom property. Internet services and free WiFi are just a few of the useful inclusions here.
  • Tiny House Westridge is another stylish one-bedroom escape also a stone's throw from the center. When you're not out and about seeing the area's top attractions, make use of a TV, free WiFi and more.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Lake Toxaway?

Three-bedroom rentals in or near Lake Toxaway give you plenty of space to make the most out of your vacation. Have a peek at some of the fantastic options available here:

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Lake Toxaway?

You bet. Whether you vacation during a Lake Toxaway winter — when temperatures range from 30 ºF to 45 ºF — or any other time of year, a fire pit is an awesome perk to have. Grab your marshmallows and check out these options: