Destination guide

The majestic setting of Black Mountain is ready to explore

The area's live music and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Black Mountain. This city's mountain views, gardens and hiking draw many visitors. Biltmore Estate and U.S. Cellular Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Black Mountain

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Black Mountain a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Mountain Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Asheville's Fun Depot (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Mount Mitchell Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Black Mountain

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

  • Robert Lake Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Catawba Falls (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Old Fort Picnic Area (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • CMLC Florence Nature Preserve (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Mount Mitchell (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)

Transportation options to and around Black Mountain

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 17.6 mi (28.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Black Mountain?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,310 holiday lettings near Black Mountain. From 431 Cabins to 678 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 Black Mountain is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Black Mountain?

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 Black Mountain:

  • Cheshire: 29 holiday homes
  • Wolf Laurel: 81 holiday homes
  • Sunset Cove: 86 holiday homes
  • Mountain Air: 22 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 254 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 Black Mountain? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Black Mountain. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pisgah Brewing Company: 2,111 holiday lettings
  • Catawba Falls: 1,859 holiday lettings
  • Black Mountain Center for the Arts: 2,147 holiday lettings
  • Swannanoa Valley Museum: 2,119 holiday lettings
  • White Horse Black Mountain: 2,087 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Black Mountain listed on 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 Black Mountain?

Yes, of course. offers 431 Cabins in Black Mountain. Our other popular types of Black Mountain holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 678 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 431 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 98 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Black Mountain?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 159 holiday homes with pool available in Black Mountain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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