Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Elkin

The area's monuments and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Elkin. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its riverfront, hiking and coffeehouses. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Elkin

Are you looking for 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 Elkin a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cedarbrook Country Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Grassy Creek Vineyard and Winery (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Elkin Creek Vineyard (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Carolina Heritage Vineyard and Winery (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Shelton Vineyards (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Cedar Lake Golf Course (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Elkin

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Elkin is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elkin City Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Stone Mountain State Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Elkin

The nearest airport is in Winston-Salem, NC (INT-Smith Reynolds), located 35.7 mi (57.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), which is 51.8 mi (83.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Elkin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 53 holiday lettings near Elkin. From 22 Cabins to 22 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Elkin for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Elkin Creek Vineyard: 64 holiday lettings
  • Elkin City Park: 60 holiday lettings
  • Carolina Heritage Vineyard and Winery: 65 holiday lettings
  • Shelton Vineyards: 80 holiday lettings
  • Menarick Vineyard and Winery: 78 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Elkin 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 Elkin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 22 Cabins in Elkin. Our other popular types of Elkin holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Elkin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Elkin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.