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Make North Carolina your next getaway

Hiking, wild horses, incomparable barbecue: there are so many reasons to visit North Carolina. Atlantic beaches and Appalachian peaks bookend this beautiful state in the heart of the South, while its main cities offer sports, live music, nightlife, higher education, and so much more. Whether you’re visiting family or planning a relaxing getaway, you’ll be glad you booked a North Carolina vacation rental as your home base.

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Popular amenities for North Carolina vacation rentals

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Boater's Paradise
4 Bedroom | 3 Bath | Sleeps 8

Boater's Paradise - Surf City, NC

$345 avg / night
Unit 201 - The Lofts at Church St
1 Bedroom | 1.5 Bath | Sleeps 4

Unit 201 - The Lofts at Church St - Asheville, NC

$192 avg / night
Reserve 07-D
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Reserve 07-D - Sugar Mountain, NC

$171 avg / night
Topsail Reef 109
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Topsail Reef 109 - North Topsail Beach, NC

$97 avg / night
Water's Edge Cabin
2 Bedroom | 2.5 Bath | Sleeps 5

Water's Edge Cabin - Sylva, NC

$146 avg / night

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Recent North Carolina guest reviews

This home is brand new and well loved. Beautiful modern beach decor and exceptionally clean. Included anything we needed and more such as big bedrooms and bathrooms, fans, extra outlets, hall nightlights, beach wagon, beach chairs, umbrella, toys, and kitchen supplies. Stunning community with pool and amenities in the cutest beach town. Short golf cart, car, or even walkable to the waterfront on Front Street and 15 min drive to the beach. Can’t wait for our next visit to the Gough Coast!!!!
Kayla W. | May 2024
Such a beautiful home! Very clean and very comfortable. We were provided everything we needed. The amenities were clean and everyone was so friendly. 10/10
Joe L. | May 2024
Clean, comfortable, great views and location! Can't wait to come back!
BRIAN R. | May 2024
North Carolina vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 977 of our North Carolina homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 2680 of our North Carolina vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our North Carolina vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local North Carolina team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for North Carolina, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.

Book confidently. Stay comfortably.

Book confidently. Stay comfortably.
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Professional cleaning

Experience the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina

The Smokies’ signature blue range guards North Carolina’s western edge, making it part of the fabled Appalachian region. A North Carolina vacation rental is the perfect spot for exploring the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which sits on the border shared with Tennessee. One one side of the park, there’s Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and the other hubs for Tennessee Smoky Mountains vacations. On the North Carolina side, you’ll find cabin rentals throughout Bryson City, Cherokee, and Maggie Valley, while an Asheville stay is perfect for those who want the culture and dining of a bigger city.  

Another staple of Appalachia is the legendary Blue Ridge Parkway, an interstate highway that’s famous for its fall colors and breathtaking mountain vignettes. The Parkway’s southwestern end point is found in Cherokee, North Carolina, and it ambles through Asheville on its way north through the Pisgah National Forest and finally up through Virginia. The Parkway is more than just a scenic road, though; it’s the beating heart of Appalachian culture in North Carolina and Virginia, and, if you’re staying at a North Carolina cabin rental, it’s a must.

Relax on North Carolina’s Outer Banks

If you’re looking for a North Carolina beach vacation, one of our Outer Banks rentals is a perfect choice. Experience the beauty of the state’s coast from the comfort of a beach house in Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, or Topsail Island—among many other choices. Your options for fishing, horseback riding, sightseeing, and great coastal dining are pretty much endless at the Outer Banks.

It's near-impossible to go wrong when visiting beautiful North Carolina. Book a locally managed vacation rental to make your stay even better. 

Do you offer long-term or monthly rentals in North Carolina?

You bet, with long-term rentals spanning the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains to the sunny Atlantic beaches, North Carolina offers boundless options for extended stays in our comfortable homes, condos and cottages across the state.

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