Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Dillsboro

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Dillsboro. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its shopping and restaurants. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Dillsboro

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Dillsboro a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Smoky Mountain Country Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cherokee Bear Zoo (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Cherokee Fun Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dillsboro

Travellers enjoy Dillsboro for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Dillsboro. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Poteet Memorial Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Island Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Mingo Falls (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dillsboro

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 41 mi (66.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), which is 51 mi (82.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Dillsboro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 283 holiday lettings near Dillsboro. From 194 Cabins to 194 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dillsboro is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dillsboro?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dillsboro:

  • Twinbrook: 45 holiday homes
  • Cataloochee Ranch: 51 holiday homes
  • Wildwood Mountain: 21 holiday homes
  • Cranberry Falls: 19 holiday homes
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 33 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dillsboro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dillsboro. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Gold City Gem Mine: 1,515 holiday lettings
  • Country Side Bowling Lanes: 1,475 holiday lettings
  • The Factory: 1,369 holiday lettings
  • Smokey Mountain Gold & Ruby Mine: 1,934 holiday lettings
  • The Storytelling Center of the Southern Appalachians: 780 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dillsboro listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Dillsboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 194 Cabins in Dillsboro. Our other popular types of Dillsboro holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 194 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 194 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 59 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dillsboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Dillsboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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