What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hillsborough?

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

  • Ayr Mount: 94 holiday lettings
  • Burwell School Historic Site: 93 holiday lettings
  • The Shops at Daniel Boone: 94 holiday lettings
  • Hillsborough Visitors Center: 93 holiday lettings
  • St. Mary's Chapel: 92 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hillsborough 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.

The majestic setting of Hillsborough is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Hillsborough. This walkable city is known for its hiking, mountain views and forests. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Sightseeing in and around Hillsborough

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Hillsborough a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Eno River State Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Waller Family Farm (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Duke Lemur Center (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • West Point on the Eno (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Duke University Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Hillsborough

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Hillsborough is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Eno River State Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Duke Lemur Center (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • West Point on the Eno (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Sarah P. Duke Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Forest Hills Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)