We’re on a mission to find the best airbnb in North Carolina. So, far these are some of our favorites!!! From turn-down service to being surrounded by nature, these North Carolina Airbnbs offer truly unique stays. With options ranging from cabins and cottages to beachfront hideaways or family-friendly homes with extra space – these 13 properties offer something truly special. Enjoy stunning design touches, excellent access points to the area’s attractions and some even have sweeping views you simply won’t find elsewhere! Check out our list and let us know which Airbnb experiences catch your attention as we search for the best in the Tar Heel state.
If a nature getaway is what you crave look no further than Glamping Unplugged. This geodesic dome nestled in a holler just below the Blue Ridge Parkway offers all the off-the-grid appeal you need for a quiet weekend away from the city. The dome is adorable on the inside, with a comfy bed, trendy design, a dining area, and even a place for the kids to sleep. The outside is what we love this place for! A beautiful deck overlooks a mountain stream where guests can wade or swim, and even fish for trout! In the evening guests can enjoy the sounds of the river from the deck or the sounds of a crackling burn at the neighboring fire pit! If you like nature, and in particular, being in the woods in the mountains…then this is the place for you!
Enjoy breathtaking views of Grandfather Mountain from a luxurious 2-bedroom cabin just 10 mins from downtown Boone. Also, Cozy up by the fire pit or soak in the jacuzzi and marvel at the custom stained glass in this unparalleled NC vacation rental.
For an exceptional stay in Wilmington’s thriving arts district, opt for this historic firehouse on the second floor. Offering sleeping space for up to six, this vacation rental boasts 14-foot ceilings and a mesmerizing art gallery of local pieces adorning each wall. Hence, it is the perfect backdrop for exploring the vibrant downtown.
Indulge in a romantic beach getaway at the Saltwood Cottage on the Outer Banks. Just minutes away from shoreline bliss, this cozy Airbnb offers a stunningly decorated guest house, providing all the necessities for escaping reality and spending quality time alone or with that special someone. So why not make lasting memories in NC’s most charming coastal retreat?
Luxury Stone and Timber Treehouse
Nestled just north of bustling Charlotte in beautiful Concord, this 1-bedroom treehouse offers an enchanting escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Surrounded by 20 acres of nature’s magnificence, the perfect staycation awaits. Moreover, this serene retreat is sure to delight your inner child with elegant decor that adds to its special charm. So, unplug and relax as you find tranquility on your getaway at one of NC’s top short-term rentals.
Situated in Sugar Grove, just outside downtown Boone, North Carolina lies a three-bedroom 2.5 bathroom haven for your next family or friends weekend getaway: The App A-Frame! Our editor Sunny’s pick features all the modern amenities to make your stay comfortable. from an expansive living space equipped with Arcade games and a hot tub to relax outdoors—it can fit up eight guests making it ideal for any group event. Thus, reserve now — this cozy retreat is sure not to disappoint but it is popular and books up fast!
Unwind and experience the joy of undoubtedly the best lakeside living at Lake Norman’s premier vacation retreat. Lakeside Retreat offers a luxurious, six-bedroom home with enough space to accommodate up to 15 guests. It is ideal for family getaways or social gatherings! Make memories that will last a lifetime while taking advantage of pontoon boat rentals, kayaks, and cozy fire pits during your stay.
For your mountain-getaway dreams to come true, Boone is the place to be! This luxurious chalet located on a premier golf course can accommodate up to nine guests looking for an adventure. In addition, explore nearby trails and downtown attractions — this Airbnb has all you need for an unforgettable vacation in North Carolina.
French Inspired Cabin
For a weekend getaway filled with plenty of outdoor adventure and Parisian flair, escape to the tranquil settings of Boone, North Carolina. Located in the heart of North Carolina, this chic cabin offers French-inspired decor. You can appreciate the beauty of the cabin as you explore the nearby gardens. Furthermore, the gardens are alive with seasonal beauty and offer exciting activities to engage in.
Escape chiefly to the luxurious Lakeside Retreat this weekend! Located concurrently on the beautiful waterfront of Lake Norman, it offers unparalleled relaxation and recreation for up to 15 guests in its six spacious bedrooms. Enjoy paddling around with a kayak or pontoon boat rental while cozying up next to an inviting fire pit at sunset – all exclusive services provided by one of Lake Norman’s most popular short-term rentals.
Discover peace and serenity in the heart of Charlotte with an unforgettable stay at the one-of-a-kind Treehouse! Surrounded by lush pine trees, this unquestionably cozy one-bedroom getaway offers a tranquil retreat for couples or solo adventurers. Relax to beautiful views overlooking the lake while communing directly with nature – all within reach from downtown’s urban buzz. All things considered, this is one of the best Airbnb in North Carolina. If you want a more in-depth look into this property check out Levi Kelly’s tour on YouTube here.
Heart of Noda
Experience the Charlotte arts neighborhood NoDa like never before in this three-story art Deco treehouse. Not only is this cozy Airbnb nestled comfortably along the light rail, but you can also explore all that Charlotte’s vibrant enclave has to offer without ever leaving home. Here, not only do cozy patios and bedrooms await after a day spent discovering it all, but also modern amenities ensure a comfortable and convenient stay.
Old Fort Treehouse
For the ultimate retreat in North Carolina, seek no further than The Old Fort Treehouse. This contemporary treehouse offers a truly unique experience with its one bedroom and one bathroom situated up high amidst lush greenery—accessed via a swinging bridge for an extra dose of fun! From comfortable amenities to breathtaking views of nature’s best, this Airbnb is sure to make your next getaway extraordinary. Hence, this place is a whole package making it the best airbnb in north carolina!