Destination guide

The tranquil area of Sunset awaits your stay

The lake and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Sunset. Travelers appreciate the boating in this relaxing city. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Sunset

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Sunset a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Edwards Club (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)
  • Keowee Key Golf Course (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Crystal Mountain Gem Mine (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Walker Golf Course (21.7 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Victoria Valley Vineyard (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Ultimate Action Sports (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunset

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Sunset. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Table Rock State Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Lake Jocassee (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Devils Fork State Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Gorges State Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Lake Keowee (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Whitewater Falls (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sunset

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

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Sunset?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental in or around Sunset that's a match made in heaven. These are some of our top picks:

  • "Cabin - Private Romantic Mountain Getaway" is a hit with guests. Around 11 miles from Sunset, it has 2 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities, including a garage and off-street parking options.
  • Alternatively, make yourself comfortable at "Cabin - Peace - In - The - Forest Retreat". Around 12 miles from the heart of Sunset, it has 1 bedroom and comes with WiFi and a washing machine.

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

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

You need only set foot inside one of Vrbo's tiny house vacation rentals in Sunset to figure out that cool things really do come in small packages. Smartly designed to maximize every square inch of space, these mini digs deliver a big vacation experience:

  • Unwind and enjoy a simpler way of life at "New Boutique Tiny Home On The Saluda River". Located in Easley, a washing machine and heating are a couple of amenities on offer here.
  • "The Chestnut 2 Bedroom Tiny House On The Saluda River" in Easley is another superb option. Air conditioning and a kitchen will help make your stay here even more comfortable.

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

Choose your favorite log cabin from the many in or around Sunset and you'll soon be inside your wooden sanctuary, drink in hand, unwinding in front of a blazing fire. But adventure will be right there on your doorstep too. These cabins promise a great mix of comfort and fun:

  • "Log Cabin On Lake Keowee - Big Lake": Enjoy a week or so relaxing and unwinding at this awesome vacation home in nature. Once you've recharged, enjoy sailing or surfing and boogie boarding, which are among the fun activities in this area.
  • "Shamrock House:historic Log Cabin": After a busy day of trying out some popular local pastimes, such as cycling and mountain biking, recharge your batteries at this cozy getaway.

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

We all deserve some "me time" from time to time. If you're longing for a couple of leisurely mornings lounging around in bed with a cappuccino and a good book, you'll find some amazing weekend getaways in and around Sunset. Check out a few of our favorites:

  • Get comfy at "Cabin - Hidden Gem - Privacy, Tranquility". Located about 11 miles to the northeast of Sunset, it has all you need for a relaxing stay, including a microwave oven and a TV.
  • Or, cram a few clothes into your suitcase and zip off to "Book Your Clemson Football Or Fall Get Away Today East Cove Paradise". This top-rated property is around 12 miles south of Sunset and offers an iron and ironing board and a boat.

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

Absolutely! If you're looking for a small but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often located in the middle of town. We suggest the following options in or near Sunset:

  • Enjoy some time out on your own or take a few pals to "Cabin - Peace - In - The - Forest Retreat". You'll have plenty of amenities to take advantage of, including nearby hunting activities and a phone.
  • Another cool rental is "A Cabin In The Woods". Don't let its modest size fool you — this comfy apartment is packed with handy amenities like internet services, an oven and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Sunset?

Whether you're after a cozy cabin or a house large enough to fit the family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these favorites in or near Sunset:

  • If you only need to stay a night or two, "Gorgeous, Peaceful Cabin Near Table Rock And Caesars Head State Parks" has you covered. It's not too far from the center of Sunset, so you'll be within easy reach of all the best attractions.
  • Alternatively, book a couple of nights at "Upscale Vacation Home Away From Home". This conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

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

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a fantastic way to spice up your relationship. Whisk your other half away for a couple of days at one of these sought-after escapes in or near Sunset:

  • Put on some soothing music and chill together at "Cabin - Private Romantic Mountain Getaway". Around 11 miles from Sunset, this property has everything you could want for a romantic weekend away, including winery tours and a firepit.
  • Another option where you can spend a few relaxing days together is "Cabin - Peace - In - The - Forest Retreat". Around 12 miles from Sunset, a fireplace and beauty services add to the ambiance here.

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

A pool is often an essential amenity for any memorable vacation. Enjoy frolicking about or simply unwinding by the water at one of these refreshing getaways in or near Sunset:

  • First on our list of cool pool escapes is "Branches Up Tree House Mountain Getaway". Vacationing families will feel right at home here, with convenient amenities like a balcony and towels also at hand.
  • "New Upscale House With Private Dock On Lake Keowee" is another great option. After you've enjoyed a dip with the fam, make use of other conveniences like a barbecue grill and a porch.

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

The first phase of any great family trip is searching for the right place to stay. Whether you're organizing an adventure-packed escape with the kids or an epic celebration with all your relatives, Vrbo has large family vacation rentals in and around Sunset with ample room for everyone. Here are two popular options to consider:

  • With 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 15 guests, "Prime Fall Weekends Still Available. Book Today" gives you space to reunite with friends or relatives. It's around 12 miles south of Sunset and comes with amenities that'll keep your group content, such as childrens activities and free toiletries.
  • "Upscale Vacation Home Away From Home", around 5 miles to the east of central Sunset, was also made for family getaways. As many as 8 of your nearest and dearest can fit into this comfortable vacation rental which features 3 bedrooms, a microwave oven, books and more.

If you want to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, Easley Skate Center is a fun day out for all ages.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Sunset?

Get away from it all and treat the people you love to a different sort of vacation. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Sunset and get the camping experience — minus the tents and with all the creature comforts!

  • "Cabin - Private Romantic Mountain Getaway" - Enjoy fun and good times with your crew at this getaway, which is around 11 miles east of central Sunset. A fridge and a toaster are among its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Peace - In - The - Forest Retreat" - This cabin is also ideal for families and is around 12 miles east of Sunset. Offering a toaster, nearby birdwatching activities and more, it'll get your group's stamp of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Sunset vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.