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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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North Carolina vacation rentals for every getaway

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

Boater's Paradise - Surf City, NC

$319 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

$173 avg / night
Reserve 07-D
2 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Reserve 07-D - Sugar Mountain, NC

$143 avg / night
Topsail Reef 109
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Topsail Reef 109 - North Topsail Beach, NC

$99 avg / night
Water's Edge Cabin
2 Bedroom | 2.5 Bath | Sleeps 5

Water's Edge Cabin - Sylva, NC

$135 avg / night

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Recent North Carolina vacation rental reviews

My husband and I stayed in this condo for 5 nights and found it to be so comfortable. We were close to everything and had a beautiful view of the first fairway at the Sea Trail Maples course. Both bathrooms were spotlessly clean, the kitchen had everything we needed and the furniture was all very good quality. We were so pleased with the massive amount of towels left there for us and the ease of check in and check out. The condo itself was sunny and spacious. It was a very cheery place to wake up in every day and we utilized the porch almost every evening. I would definitely recommend and I would come back for another stay.
Sharyn J. | Apr 2024
Loved the area, this is our 5th time at the house. Pet friendly is a plus for us. The house was very clean. I even managed to work during our stay,WiFi great.
Lenore B. | Apr 2024
I picked this property because of the Gorgeous views and they did not disappoint! Sunrises for days. Extra bonus was 2 bird feeders to fill and a private trail to the stream.
Carol J. | Apr 2024
North Carolina vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 947 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. 2616 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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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

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