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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Highlands, USA your home away from home

Anyone looking for a beautiful holiday destination in the United States of America should stay at Highlands in North Carolina. This lovely scenic location offers lots for holidaymakers to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, lodges, cabins, chalets and B&Bs.

Things to do on holiday to Highlands, USA

A holiday in Highlands provides visitors with many things to do at any time of the year with some wonderful scenery to explore by hiking, cycling and horse riding. In the winter months holidaymakers can head to the Great Smoky Mountains for some skiing, sledding and snowboarding. Various watersports are available in the warmer months such as swimming, canoeing and white water rafting. Fly fishing is also very popular on the Chattooga River. There are several excellent golf courses in Highlands including Cullasaja Country Club and Highlands Country Club. Other popular activities here include climbing and mountain biking. Highlands has some excellent restaurants and bars serving a wide variety of dishes. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from local stores and markets.

Places to visit on holiday to Highlands, USA

Holidaymakers staying in Highlands will find some fascinating and beautiful places to visit in and around the town including the lovely waterfalls. Highlands has some excellent visitor attractions such as The Bascom Center for Visual Arts and the Museum, which has exhibitions about past times in the town. About an hour’s drive away is the fascinating Cherokee, where visitors can learn all about the history and culture of the Indians. The Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Cherokee Heritage Museum and Gallery and the Cherokee Indian Reservation as well as Santa’s Land Fun Park and Zoo are all to be found in Cherokee. Another interesting museum is the Mountain Farm Museum at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Weather in Highlands, USA

The weather is hottest in June, July and August with average air temperatures of about 90 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average air temperature is 56 degrees Fahrenheit. Officially the hurricane season extends from June to November, but years may pass without this area being impacted by hurricanes. Rainfall is spread fairly evenly throughout the year with the wettest months usually August and September with 6 to 6.5 inches per month.

Travel to Highlands, USA

Asheville Area Regional Airport (AVL) is approximately one hour and 30 minute’s drive from Highlands. Flights arrive here from a few major U.S airports including Atlanta (ATL), Charlotte (CLT), New York-LaGuardia (LGA) and Philadelphia (PHL) amongst others. Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, and National/Alamo are car rental firms located at the airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Charlotte International Airport (CLT) and get a connecting flight to Asheville Area. Flights arrive at Charlotte from Frankfurt (FRA), London-Gatwick (LGW), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) as well as many major U.S airports.

Exceptional! 5/5
(60 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
House #571353vb
60
Viewed 128 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(32 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #181081vb
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Viewed 94 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(60 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cabin #93635vb
60
Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(35 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
House #732403vb
35
Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(64 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #564337vb
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Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(32 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #3968871
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Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(39 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #733276vb
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Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(56 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cabin #138726
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Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(36 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #46891vb
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Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(46 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #341344vb
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Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #879617vb
10
Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(40 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #3537810
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Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #914341vb
19
Viewed 50 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(42 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #480719vb
42
Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #176326vb
34
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(29 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #323662vb
29
Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(25 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #190063
25
Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(27 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #295587vb
27
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 9
House #585927vb
10
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(31 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #719507vb
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Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(83 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #420573vb
83
Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(48 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #467333vb
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Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(14 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 6 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 12
Lodge #720784vb
14
Viewed 78 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #711340vb
16
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #858654vb
15
Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Bungalow #911634vb
6
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(20 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #829280vb
20
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #477992vb
19
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(26 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #418273vb
26
Viewed 52 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #425201vb
15
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #217497vb
21
Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(31 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #663086vb
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Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(22 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #662132vb
22
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #845054vb
15
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #853034vb
34
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(66 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Lodge #418705vb
66
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(11 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #861735vb
11
Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #800785vb
15
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Cottage #888603vb
3
Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Chalet #743907vb
6
Viewed 87 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #222256vb
15
Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Cabin #763694vb
9
Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(24 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #664055vb
24
Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #615333vb
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Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #757268vb
11
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #222686vb
14
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #587779vb
36
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #732123vb
7
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #733356vb
16
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Townhome #780580vb
21
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours

Highlands Holiday Homes & Cabins (300+)