Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Mars Hill

The area's cathedral and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mars Hill. Travelers to this scenic city praise the mountain views, university setting and football games. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Mars Hill

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Mars Hill a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Navitat Canopy Adventures (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Country Club of Asheville (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Addison Farms Vineyard (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Mars Hill

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mars Hill is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Mitchell (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Beaver Lake View Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Erwin Linear Trail (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Roaring Fork Waterfalls (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Robert Lake Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)

Traveling to and around Mars Hill

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Mars Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,469 holiday lettings near Mars Hill. From 380 Cabins to 662 Houses, 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 Mars Hill is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mars Hill?

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 Mars Hill:

  • Wolf Laurel: 98 holiday homes
  • West Asheville: 113 holiday homes
  • Oakley: 58 holiday homes
  • Haw Creek: 37 holiday homes
  • Grove Park- Sunset: 96 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 Mars Hill?

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

  • Wolf Ridge Ski Resort: 327 holiday lettings
  • Wolf Laurel Stables: 358 holiday lettings
  • Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre: 1,308 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Bottom Trail Rides: 1,266 holiday lettings
  • Diana Wortham Theatre: 1,887 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mars Hill 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 Cabins in Mars Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 380 Cabins in Mars Hill. Our other popular types of Mars Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 662 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 380 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 380 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mars Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 175 holiday homes with pool available in Mars Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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