Destination guide

Lively Montreat will entice you

The area's cathedral and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Montreat. This city's hiking, university setting and mountain views draw many visitors. Biltmore Estate and U.S. Cellular Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Montreat

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Montreat a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Black Mountain Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Mount Mitchell Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Buck Creek Trout Farm (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Asheville's Fun Depot (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Montreat

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Montreat is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Robert Lake Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Catawba Falls (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Old Fort Picnic Area (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Mount Mitchell (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Roaring Fork Waterfalls (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Montreat

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Montreat?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 818 holiday lettings near Montreat. From 263 Cabins to 435 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Montreat for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Montreat:

  • West Asheville: 114 holiday homes
  • Haw Creek: 37 holiday homes
  • Stonecrest: 19 holiday homes
  • East End - Valley Street: 175 holiday homes
  • Grove Park- Sunset: 95 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 Montreat?

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

  • Robert Lake Park: 2,068 holiday lettings
  • Swannanoa Valley Museum: 2,134 holiday lettings
  • North Carolina Stage Company: 1,884 holiday lettings
  • Asheville's Fun Depot: 2,125 holiday lettings
  • Pack Square: 1,880 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Montreat 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 Montreat?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 263 Cabins in Montreat. Our other popular types of Montreat holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 435 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 263 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 263 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Montreat?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 108 holiday homes with pool available in Montreat. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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