Destination guide

Why people love visiting adventurous Pisgah Forest

The waterfalls, gardens and forests are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Pisgah Forest. Renowned for its mountain views, riverfront and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Pisgah Forest

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like hiking and cycling. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Pisgah Forest has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crystal Mountain Gem Mine (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Moonshine Mountain Snow Tubing Park (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Elijah Mountain Gem Mine (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Broadmoor Golf Course (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Team ECCO Ocean Center and Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pisgah Forest

Pisgah Forest is famous for its beautiful waterfalls, mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pisgah Forest is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Looking Glass Falls (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Moore Cove Falls (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Cradle of Forestry (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Mt. Pisgah (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • DuPont State Forest (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Connestee Falls Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pisgah Forest

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 13.2 mi (21.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Pisgah Forest?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,057 holiday lettings around Pisgah Forest. From 331 cabins to 331 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pisgah Forest?

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 Pisgah Forest:

  • Downtown Asheville: 238 holiday homes
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 28 holiday homes
  • Haw Creek: 38 holiday homes
  • West Side Historic District: 37 holiday homes
  • East End - Valley Street: 191 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 Pisgah Forest? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pisgah Forest. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Moore Cove Falls: 1,204 holiday lettings
  • Cradle of Forestry: 1,304 holiday lettings
  • Beaver Lake View Park: 1,704 holiday lettings
  • North Carolina Stage Company: 1,802 holiday lettings
  • Crystal Mountain Gem Mine: 1,002 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pisgah Forest listed on 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 Pisgah Forest?

Yes, of course. offers 331 Cabins in Pisgah Forest. Our other popular types of Pisgah Forest holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 331 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 563 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 331 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 Pisgah Forest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 147 holiday homes with pool available in Pisgah Forest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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