Destinations in North Carolina

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North Carolina vacation rentals

Beautiful North Carolina is bursting with history, culture, and jaw-dropping landscapes. It is the perfect USA vacation destination for those looking for somewhere unforgettable, where you can find breathtaking natural attractions on your doorstep, as well as quaint small towns and vibrant cities.

North Carolina vacation rentals large and small

Our North Carolina vacation rentals are stunning places to spend a relaxing and luxurious break in the Tar Heel State. Sleeping groups of up to 18 people, these grand villas are perfect for large groups and family reunions. Boasting fabulous facilities including games rooms, home theaters, and pet-friendly features, they have everything that you could wish for in a luxury vacation rental.

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Things to do

  • Golden light during fall in the Smoky Mountains
    Explore the Great Smoky Mountains
    America's most popular park lies in part in North Carolina - making it perfect for fans of the great outdoors! Enjoy hiking, fishing, wildlife watching, scenic drives and the waterfalls and Fall colors.

  • View from the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC
    Enjoy a scenic drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway
    Drive along the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway, known as "America's Favorite Drive." Enjoy panoramic vistas, hiking opportunities, and stops at charming mountain towns along the way.

  • A couple hiking take in the waterfalls in the Blue Ridge Mountains
    Explore the Blue Ridge Mountains
    Go hiking and relax by the High Falls of Dupont State Forest in Brevard - a popular destination in the Blue Ridge Mountains, near Asheville.

  • Lady flies a kite on a sand dune on a North Carolina beach
    Soak up the Beaches
    Enjoy the North Carolina beaches, from the popular Outer Banks to the serene shores of Emerald Isle and the Crystal Coast. Enjoy swimming, fishing and more!

  • The American flag flying over Chimney Rock
    Take in the views from Chimney Rock
    This iconic natural landmark and State park towers 315 feet above the surrounding landscape - for breathtaking panoramic views of Hickory Nut Gorge and Lake Lure.

  • Lake Lure at sunrise
    Soak up Lake Lure
    You'll have the time of your life at Lake Lure, the filming location for that iconic 'Dirty Dancing' scene. Enjoy watersports, fishing, beach days and of course rehearsing that famous movie scene!

  • Biltmore Estate house and woodlands
    Visit the Biltmore Estate
    Nearby, visit America's largest home! Take a tour of the beautiful mansion house and grounds. Enjoy the year-round events plus Afternoon Tea, Biltmore winery tours and Antler Hill Village.

  • Antique shop sign in USA
    Visit Biltmore Village in Asheville
    Explore Biltmore Village in Asheville, a quaint shopping and dining district with charming architecture. Browse boutiques, art galleries, and enjoy a meal at a local restaurant.

  • The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in the Outer Banks in North Carolina
    Relax on the Outer Banks
    Relax on the beautiful Outer Banks barrier islands. Enjoy sunbathing, water sports, and visit iconic landmarks like the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and the historic Roanoke Island.

  • Early paper aeroplane
    Visit the Wright Brothers National Memorial
    Visit the Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kitty Hawk, where aviation history was made! Explore the museum and the site of the first powered flight by Orville and Wilbur Wright.

  • On board Battleship North Carolina
    Tour Battleship North Carolina
    Explore the USS North Carolina, a World War II battleship turned museum in Wilmington. Tour the ship and learn about its history and the experiences of the sailors who served aboard it.

  • Dish of North Carolina BBQ
    Tuck into a North Carolina BBQ
    Savor North Carolina's famous barbecue. The state is known for two distinct styles: Eastern Carolina with vinegar-based sauce and Western Carolina with a tomato-based sauce. Yummy!

  • A vibrant street scene in Charleston
    Sightsee in Charleston
    Discover the historic city of Charleston, known for its well-preserved architecture, cobblestone streets, and historic sites like Fort Sumter and Magnolia Plantation and Gardens.

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Travel Extras

Make your North Carolina vacation even more memorable with our incredible luxury Travel Extras service. From private chefs to airport transfers, and grocery deliveries to décor for special events, our brilliant Travel Planners can organize it all as part of our luxurious Travel Extras service.

Our dedicated Travel Planners are also here to arrange custom concierge services and VIP requests, so contact us today to tailor-make your stay!

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Monthly rentals in North Carolina

Stay a little longer and really get to know the charms of the state in our stunning monthly rentals in North Carolina. A great number of our vacation homes in North Carolina are available for longer periods so you can book for a month or even more time if you would like to take an extended break in the region. When you book monthly rentals in North Carolina, you can expect all of the fantastic features and facilities that you get in a shorter vacation in our homes, from private pools to game rooms, and more.

For guests looking to enjoy a scenic workcation or extended stay, our North Carolina vacation rentals with WiFi are a must. Enjoy the ultimate freedom of working from a beautiful vacation rental, within easy reach of the Blue Ridge mountains and the Smoky Mountains. Our North Carolina monthly rentals are also ideal if you are relocating to the area for temporary work, are looking to enjoy the ultimate summer-long family vacation or if you're looking to move states and want to try out living in North Carolina before making the plunge. Whatever your needs for an extended stay, explore our beautiful North Carolina rental collection today!

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Pet-friendly North Carolina vacation rentals

Enjoy the great outdoors with your four-legged friend in tow in our beautiful pet-friendly vacation rentals in North Carolina. Fun for the whole family, with private pools, large yards, and easy access to local walks and trails in some of the state’s most beautiful places, these incredible villas are ideal for adventures on America’s east coast.

Our pet-friendly vacation rentals in Asheville, North Carolina, are surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, making it a fantastic place for dog-friendly hikes. Enjoy exploring some top trails nearby, including the scenic, moderately-easy Craggy Gardens Trail, the nearby Triple Falls Trail and the Hooker Falls Trail to see waterfalls in the DuPont State Recreational Forest or head out on the popular Hard Times Road Trail and Bent Creek trails, which are located in the Bent Creek Experimental Forest.

View of the Great Smoky Mountains in springtime

North Carolina mountain rentals

An escape to the mountains can be just the thing for a relaxing and rejuvenating vacation away from everyday life. With our North Carolina mountain rentals, you can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful scenery from the comfort and luxury of your own private villa rental. With incredible features and extras available on request, you can be sure that you’ll have all of the benefits of a 5* hotel within the privacy of a family vacation home.

After an all-action day in the mountains, our North Carolina vacation rentals with pools promise the perfect opportunity to refreh and revitalize the senses, as well as soothe any aching muscles. Multigenerational groups and families in particular will enjoy making the most of their North Carolina vacation with some classic pool play!