Where to stay around Arden?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,166 holiday lettings near Arden. From 520 houses to 149 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Arden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Arden:

  • South French Broad: 117 holiday homes
  • WECAN: 120 holiday homes
  • Biltmore Village: 28 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 176 holiday homes
  • Kenilworth Forest: 21 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 Arden?

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

  • Southridge Shopping Center: 2,079 holiday lettings
  • Swannanoa Valley Museum: 1,943 holiday lettings
  • Biltmore Estate: 1,768 holiday lettings
  • Hendersonville Little Theatre: 1,697 holiday lettings
  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Company: 1,930 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 520 houses in Arden. Our other popular types of Arden holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 145 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 137 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Arden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 78 holiday homes with pool available in Arden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Villa in Arden, North Carolina Your Home Away From Home


    Situated in Buncombe County in the south of the state of North Carolina is the peaceful community of Arden. Nestled on the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, an Arden holiday rental villa will provide the perfect lodgings from which to indulge in a range of outdoor activities. An Arden holiday is a great opportunity to find some tranquillity and to get back in touch with nature.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Arden, North Carolina

    There is an abundance of outdoor activities to be enjoyed in the community of Arden. Keen outdoor enthusiasts will find many pursuits available including mountaineering, hiking, walking, cycling and hunting. Other activities available include golf, fishing and white water rafting. An Arden holiday is guaranteed to give spectacular countryside views and is the perfect choice for those who are keen photographers or artists.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Arden, North Carolina

    If you can bear to leave your comfortable Arden holiday rental villa, then it is worth taking the 20 minute journey north to the town of Asheville. Among its attractions, it is recommended that visitors take a look at the Asheville Botanical Gardens.

    Complete with a range of native North Carolina plants and trees, the gardens offer visitors the chance to take a relaxing walk amidst an explosion of colour and smell. For more exposure to nature there is also the North Carolina Arboretum in the town, which has great trails and paths for cycling or walking.

    Also a must-see in Asheville is the Biltmore Estate, which is home to the largest house in the whole of the United States. Set in approximately 8,000 acres this magnificent 19th century house has over 250 rooms, complete with art, sculptures and antique furniture. Also on the estate are beautiful gardens, forested areas for walking, a winery and a small farm village.

    Weather in Arden, North Carolina

    An Arden holiday will mean that visitors are privy to a Subtropical climate offering warm summers and mild winters. The warmest month of the year to go on an Arden holiday is July, where daytime temperatures regularly reach 23°C. The coldest month of the year is January, which often has temperatures of -5°C during the daytime. The average annual rainfall for the area is 58 inches with August generally being the wettest month of the year.

    Travel to Arden, North Carolina Travellers on an Arden holiday will arrive at Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) which is a mere 9 kilometres from the area. There are several major airlines that have cheap, regular flights available including Air France, Continental Connection, Delta Airlines, KLM and US Airways. Travellers can depart from several UK airports such as Liverpool (LPL), Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI) and London Heathrow (LHR).

    Sightseeing in and around Arden

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Arden a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Broadmoor Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Asheville's Fun Depot (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
    • New Belgium Brewing Company (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Western North Carolina Nature Center (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Asheville Treetops Adventure Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Arden

    Travellers enjoy Arden for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Arden is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bent Creek Experimental Forest (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • North Carolina Arboretum (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Aston Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
    • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
    • Mt. Pisgah (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)