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Make North Carolina your next getaway

Hiking, wild horses, incomparable barbecue: there are so many reasons to visit North Carolina. Atlantic beaches and Appalachian peaks bookend this beautiful state in the heart of the South, while its main cities offer sports, live music, nightlife, higher education, and so much more. Whether you’re visiting family or planning a relaxing getaway, you’ll be glad you booked a North Carolina vacation rental as your home base.

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North Carolina vacation rentals for every getaway

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Boater's Paradise
4 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Boater's Paradise - Surf City, NC

$548 avg / night
Unit 201 - The Lofts at Church St
1 Bed | 1.5 Bath | Sleeps 4

Unit 201 - The Lofts at Church St - Asheville, NC

$250 avg / night
Reserve 07-D
2 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Reserve 07-D - Sugar Mountain, NC

$213 avg / night
Topsail Reef 109
1 Bed | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Topsail Reef 109 - North Topsail Beach, NC

$149 avg / night
Water's Edge Cabin
2 Bed | 2.5 Bath | Sleeps 5

Water's Edge Cabin - Sylva, NC

$205 avg / night

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Recent North Carolina vacation rental reviews

The location is very scenic to get to, around the corner from Bryson City, basic groceries were at the BP down the road and readily available. The house was very quiet and gave the feeling of being isolated and away from society despite having all modern amenities and actually only 10 mins away from the city. Beds were comfortable, central air was a blessing in the heat, and the view and deck was absolutely gorgeous at any time of the day/night. It was an Epic few nights!
Nicholas T. | Jul 2024
It was a beautiful and spacious home in the countryside. There was plenty of room for the ten of us. We loved hanging out on the deck and enjoying the gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Thank you for sharing your lovely home with us!!
Nancy W. | Jul 2024
Great place for our family. Very comfortable and spacious. Close to Tweetsie Railroad and Grandfather Mountain that pleased the grandkids.
Gilbert K. | Jul 2024
North Carolina Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, 1004 of our North Carolina homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 2730 of our North Carolina vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our North Carolina vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local North Carolina team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for North Carolina, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.

Book confidently. Stay comfortably.

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Experience the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina

The Smokies’ signature blue range guards North Carolina’s western edge, making it part of the fabled Appalachian region. A North Carolina vacation rental is the perfect spot for exploring the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which sits on the border shared with Tennessee. One one side of the park, there’s Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and the other hubs for Tennessee Smoky Mountains vacations. On the North Carolina side, you’ll find cabin rentals throughout Bryson City, Cherokee, and Maggie Valley, while an Asheville stay is perfect for those who want the culture and dining of a bigger city.  

Another staple of Appalachia is the legendary Blue Ridge Parkway, an interstate highway that’s famous for its fall colors and breathtaking mountain vignettes. The Parkway’s southwestern end point is found in Cherokee, North Carolina, and it ambles through Asheville on its way north through the Pisgah National Forest and finally up through Virginia. The Parkway is more than just a scenic road, though; it’s the beating heart of Appalachian culture in North Carolina and Virginia, and, if you’re staying at a North Carolina cabin rental, it’s a must.

Relax on North Carolina’s Outer Banks

If you’re looking for a North Carolina beach vacation, one of our Outer Banks rentals is a perfect choice. Experience the beauty of the state’s coast from the comfort of a beach house in Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, or Topsail Island—among many other choices. Your options for fishing, horseback riding, sightseeing, and great coastal dining are pretty much endless at the Outer Banks.

It's near-impossible to go wrong when visiting beautiful North Carolina. Book a locally managed vacation rental to make your stay even better. 

Do you offer long-term or monthly rentals in North Carolina?

You bet, with long-term rentals spanning the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains to the sunny Atlantic beaches, North Carolina offers boundless options for extended stays in our comfortable homes, condos and cottages across the state.

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