Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Scaly Mountain

The forests, mountains and waterfalls are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Scaly Mountain. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its hiking and theme park. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Scaly Mountain

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Scaly Mountain a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Scaly Mountain Ski Area (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Highlands Aerial Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Sky Valley Resort (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • 12 Spies Vineyards and Farm (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Highlands Country Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Old Edwards Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Scaly Mountain

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Scaly Mountain. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cliffside Lake Recreation Area (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Highlands Biological Station (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Black Rock Mountain State Park (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Whiteside Mountain (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • The Village Green (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Lake Glenville (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)

Traveling to and around Scaly Mountain

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 52.6 mi (84.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Scaly Mountain?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 474 holiday lettings near Scaly Mountain. From 155 Cabins to 252 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 Scaly Mountain is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Scaly 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 Scaly Mountain:

  • Bear Lake Reserve: 30 holiday homes
  • Screamer Mountain: 15 holiday homes
  • Highlands Falls: 39 holiday homes
  • Mirror Lake: 169 holiday homes
  • Highlands Hills: 80 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Cabins in Scaly Mountain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 155 Cabins in Scaly Mountain. Our other popular types of Scaly Mountain holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 252 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 155 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 155 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Scaly Mountain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.