Destination guide

The theatrical area of Gastonia awaits your stay

Come and experience Gastonia and its theatre scene, live music and museums. This scenic city is known for its shopping, restaurants and mountain views. Carowinds Theme Park and Bank of America Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Gastonia

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Gastonia 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:

  • Carowinds Theme Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Catawba Creek Golf Course (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Crowders Mountain Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Kings Mountain Country Club (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • U.S. National Whitewater Center (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Rural Hill (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gastonia

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Gastonia. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rankin Lake Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Crowders Mountain State Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Stowe Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Kings Mountain State Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Kings Mountain National Military Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Gastonia

The nearest airport is in Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.), located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Concord, NC (USA-Concord Regional), which is 27.8 mi (44.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Gastonia Station.

Where to stay around Gastonia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 84 holiday lettings near Gastonia. From 61 Houses to 9 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gastonia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Gastonia:

  • Steele Creek: 25 holiday homes
  • Myers Park: 48 holiday homes
  • Fourth Ward: 124 holiday homes
  • NoDa: 25 holiday homes
  • Villa Heights: 31 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 Gastonia?

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

  • Little Theater of Gastonia: 155 holiday lettings
  • Eastridge Mall: 396 holiday lettings
  • Rankin Lake Park: 137 holiday lettings
  • Catawba Creek Golf Course: 297 holiday lettings
  • Gastonia Station: 325 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gastonia 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 Houses in Gastonia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 61 Houses in Gastonia. Our other popular types of Gastonia holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gastonia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Gastonia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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