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 516 holiday lettings near Scaly Mountain. From 255 Houses to 44 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Scaly Mountain area.

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: 32 holiday homes
  • Screamer Mountain: 17 holiday homes
  • Highlands Falls: 49 holiday homes
  • Mirror Lake: 200 holiday homes
  • Highlands Hills: 99 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 Scaly Mountain?

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

  • Black Rock Mountain State Park: 1,421 holiday lettings
  • The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts: 1,325 holiday lettings
  • Sapphire National Golf Club: 1,298 holiday lettings
  • Dry Falls: 1,340 holiday lettings
  • Moccasin Creek Park: 1,012 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Scaly Mountain 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 Houses in Scaly Mountain?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 255 Houses in Scaly Mountain. Our other popular types of Scaly Mountain holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 177 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages 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 87 holiday homes with pool available in Scaly Mountain. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.