A holiday rental home in Hendersonville will put you close to dozens of the most popular activities and attractions. Spend your days enjoying all manner of outdoor activities or exploring local landmarks. Each home is well-appointed, so you are sure to feel like Hendersonville is your home away from home.
If you enjoy activities in the out of doors then you will be thrilled with the offerings in and near Hendersonville. There are numerous spots for hiking, mountain biking and bird spotting. Great Smoky National Park is home to many well-marked trails of various lengths. The scenery, including lovely waterfalls, is certainly worth the effort. White water rafting is another popular activity. Guided excursions are available or, if you have some experience, you can go it alone. Sliding rock is billed as a natural water slide. You will cascade down the side of this slippery rock into the refreshing waters below.
You will find much to see whilst on holiday to Hendersonville. Nearby is one of the most famous homes in the entire country – the Biltmore Estate. This home was built by George Vanderbilt. Construction was finished in 1895 on the home’s 250 rooms. Today, the house and gardens are open for tours. Hendersonville County Heritage Museum gives you the chance to learn about the history of this area. The Mountain Farm and Home Museum provide a glimpse at life in Hendersonville more than 100 years ago. Other museums include the Mineral & Lapidary Museum and the Western North Carolina Air Museum. Annual events, such as the North Carolina Apple Festival, are held here throughout the year.
The winters in Hendersonville are, for the most part, very mild. The summers are warm, sunny and pleasant – perfect for enjoying activities in the out of doors. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -3° and 3° C and average highs are between 9° to 15° C. During the spring the average lows are 6° to 12° C and the highs are 20° to 24° C. During the summer the average lows are 17° to 19° C and the average highs are 27° to 29° C. There is between 88 and 130 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Hendersonville is Asheville Regional Airport (AVL), which is located 14 km away. Another option is Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP), which is located 51 km from Hendersonville. You will need a car for use during your stay.