HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit

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.

  • Showing 1-50 of 300+
Additional service fee may apply.
    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (52 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 2 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    Cabin #93635vb
    52
    Viewed 108 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (51 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 3 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 7
      House #571353vb
      51
      Viewed 82 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5.0/5
        (43 reviews)
        avg/night
        • 3 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #341344vb
        43
        Viewed 89 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (30 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 7
          House #732403vb
          30
          Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (55 reviews)
            avg/night
            • 4 BR
            • 4 BA
            • Sleeps 10
            House #564337vb
            55
            Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.6/5
              (25 reviews)
              avg/night
              • 3 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              Cabin #190063
              25
              Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5.0/5
                (38 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 5
                Cottage #480719vb
                38
                Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (51 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 3 BR
                  • 3 BA
                  • Sleeps 7
                  Cabin #138726
                  51
                  Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (25 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 3 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    House #3968871
                    25
                    Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                      (22 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 4
                      House #733276vb
                      22
                      Viewed 67 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                        (23 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 6
                        Cabin #418273vb
                        23
                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                          (56 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 3 BR
                          • 3 BA
                          • Sleeps 8
                          Lodge #418705vb
                          56
                          Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
                            (28 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 6
                            House #3537810
                            28
                            Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                              (21 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cabin #663086vb
                              21
                              Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 2 BR
                                • 2 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Condo #821105vb
                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (19 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  House #217497vb
                                  19
                                  Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                    (11 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 6 BA
                                    • Separate Toilets
                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    Lodge #720784vb
                                    11
                                    Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (31 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Cabin #46891vb
                                      31
                                      Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                        (21 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        House #853034vb
                                        21
                                        Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (33 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 3 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          House #176326vb
                                          33
                                          Viewed 47 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                            (9 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Cottage #800785vb
                                            9
                                            Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                              (12 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Cabin #858654vb
                                              12
                                              Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (28 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                House #719507vb
                                                28
                                                Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                  (9 reviews)
                                                  avg/night
                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                  House #585927vb
                                                  9
                                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 3 BR
                                                    • 3 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                    House #850903vb
                                                    4
                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                      (36 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      • 5 BR
                                                      • 4 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                      House #574723vb
                                                      36
                                                      Viewed 73 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                        (23 reviews)
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 3 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        Cabin #181081vb
                                                        23
                                                        Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                          (26 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                          Apartment #295587vb
                                                          26
                                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (19 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 3 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            Cottage #477992vb
                                                            19
                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (14 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 3 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                              Cottage #711340vb
                                                              14
                                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                (13 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                Cabin #425201vb
                                                                13
                                                                Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                  (30 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Cabin #587779vb
                                                                  30
                                                                  Viewed 74 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                    (19 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Townhome #780580vb
                                                                    19
                                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                      (5 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Cabin #803474vb
                                                                      5
                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                        (19 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                        House #100714vb
                                                                        19
                                                                        Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                          (20 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Cottage #664055vb
                                                                          20
                                                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                            (79 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Apartment #420573vb
                                                                            79
                                                                            Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                              (6 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                              House #39204vb
                                                                              6
                                                                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                (56 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                Lodge #591109vb
                                                                                56
                                                                                Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                  (18 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                  Cottage #829280vb
                                                                                  18
                                                                                  Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                    House #3989705
                                                                                    2
                                                                                    Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (42 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                                      Cottage #467333vb
                                                                                      42
                                                                                      Viewed 60 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                        (8 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                                                        Cabin #763694vb
                                                                                        8
                                                                                        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                          (8 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          Cottage #879617vb
                                                                                          8
                                                                                          Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (7 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • Studio
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            House #733256vb
                                                                                            7
                                                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                              (75 reviews)
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Cabin #283232vb
                                                                                              75
                                                                                              Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (18 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                House #633127vb
                                                                                                18
                                                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                  (16 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                  House #247504vb
                                                                                                  16
                                                                                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (28 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Cottage #357660vb
                                                                                                    28
                                                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (31 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Lodge #459608vb
                                                                                                      31
                                                                                                      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 1 - 50 of 300+