Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Dillsboro

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Dillsboro. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Dillsboro

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Dillsboro a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Smoky Mountain Country Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Santa's Land Family Theme Park and Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cherokee Bear Zoo (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Cherokee Fun Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dillsboro

Travelers enjoy Dillsboro for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dillsboro. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Poteet Memorial Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Island Park (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Mingo Falls (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Dillsboro

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 41 mi (66.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), which is 51 mi (82.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Dillsboro?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 234 vacation rentals near Dillsboro. From 61 Houses to 144 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dillsboro for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Dillsboro?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dillsboro:

  • Cataloochee Ski Area: 709 vacation rentals
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 30 vacation rentals
  • Lonesome Valley: 28 vacation rentals
  • Cataloochee Ranch: 49 vacation rentals
  • Cranberry Falls: 18 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Dillsboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 61 Houses in Dillsboro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dillsboro include:

  • Bungalows: 144 rentals available
  • Cabins: 144 rentals available
  • Cottages: 144 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dillsboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Dillsboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.