Find the best place to stay — North Carolina

Where to stay around North Carolina?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21,764 holiday lettings near North Carolina. From 11,953 houses to 2,953 condos, 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 North Carolina is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Carolina?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in North Carolina. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Asheville: 1,791 holiday homes
  • Outer Banks: 5,010 holiday homes
  • The Cottages at Banner Elk: 16 holiday homes
  • Carolina Beach: 1,290 holiday homes
  • Charlotte: 542 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in North Carolina! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Carolina?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in North Carolina with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Asheville: 1,791 holiday lettings
  • Carolina Beach: 1,290 holiday lettings
  • Charlotte: 542 holiday lettings
  • Wilmington: 2,128 holiday lettings
  • Emerald Isle: 519 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to North Carolina?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in North Carolina are:

  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU): 197 self catering accommodations
  • First Flight Airport (FFA): 2,171 self catering accommodations
  • Concord, NC (USA-Concord Regional): 527 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in North Carolina?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in North Carolina. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Silver Coast Winery: 5,105 holiday rentals
  • B'nai Sholem Temple: 53 holiday rentals
  • BB and T Park: 491 holiday rentals
  • Fantasy Golf & Game Room: 934 holiday rentals
  • Brick Landing Plantation Golf Club: 5,242 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Carolina listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in North Carolina, USA your home away from home

North Carolina is one of the USA’s southern states, and sits south of Virginia on the Eastern Seaboard. If you’re visiting a vacation rental in South Carolina you’ll be able to discover a wide variety of experiences, from major modern cities like Charlotte to spectacular beaches and scenery on the coast, and huge areas of unspoiled natural beauty including the Great Smoky Mountain National Park inland.

Things to do in North Carolina, USA

If you visit North Carolina vacation accommodation in the western upland regions, you’ll find yourself in the Appalachian Mountains, which boast fantastic landscapes, and famous natural landmarks like Mount Mitchell and Grandfather Mountain. This whole region is perfectly suited to hiking and mountain biking.

Meanwhile the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its unspoiled scenery, and is essential for nature lovers visiting North Carolina self-catering accommodation. The vast majority of the park is covered with forest, featuring nearly 100 different species of tree. The famous Appalachian Trail runs through this park, while Clingmans Dome, the park’s highest peak, can be climbed via a walking path.

The state’s central region is home to its major cities. Charlotte is the largest, and a thoroughly modern and vibrant urban centre. Here you’ll be able to visit museums including the Mint Museum, which is devoted to a wide array of American, art-related to themes. There’s also Discovery Place, one of the top children’s educational attractions in the country. There is also a range of golf courses to be found in this area, if you happen to be an enthusiast of the sport visiting North Carolina vacation rentals.

Places to visit on holiday in North Carolina, USA

On the coast, North Carolina self-catering accommodation is minutes from some truly spectacular beaches. The Crystal Coast is particularly stunning, with locations such as Hammocks Beach State Park and Cape Lookout National Seashore offering a mixture of unspoiled beaches and beautiful natural scenery inland.

Weather in North Carolina, USA

Due to the diversity of terrains found in the state around North Carolina self-catering vacation rentals, there are large differences in annual conditions. The majority of the state boasts a humid subtropical climate, and as a general rule temperatures are 12 degrees higher in the eastern coastal regions than in the western upland areas. Summers are warm here, particularly on the coast, where temperatures often reach the low to mid-30s.

Cheap flights to North Carolina, USA

You can reach North Carolina vacation accommodation from the UK via Charlotte Airport (CLT), flying with US Airways from London-Gatwick (LGW). Other regional airports in the state include Asheville Area (AVL), Raleigh (RDU) and Piedmont (GSO).