Destination guide

The lively city of Carrboro awaits you

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Carrboro. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, theaters and shopping. Lenovo and Kenan Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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

Sightseeing in and around Carrboro

Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Carrboro a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dean Smith Center (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Finley Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Waller Family Farm (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Herndon Hills Farm (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Duke Lemur Center (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • The Preserve at Jordan Lake (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Carrboro

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

  • Coker Arboretum (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • North Carolina Botanical Garden (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Duke Lemur Center (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Sarah P. Duke Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Forest Hills Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Carrboro

The nearest airport is in Raleigh, NC (RDU-Raleigh - Durham Intl.), located 16.6 mi (26.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Carrboro?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Carrboro. From 32 Houses to 11 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carrboro for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Carrboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Houses in Carrboro. Our other popular types of Carrboro holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carrboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Carrboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.