Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Haw River

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Haw River. This city's shopping, riverfront and hiking draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Haw River

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Haw River 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:

  • Challenge Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Quarry Hills Country Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Putt-Putt Fun Center (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Mill Creek (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Iron Gate Winery (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Haw River

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Haw River is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Cedarock Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Coker Arboretum (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Haw River

The nearest airport is in Raleigh, NC (RDU-Raleigh - Durham Intl.), located 33.4 mi (53.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Greensboro, NC (GSO-Piedmont Triad Intl.), which is 33.4 mi (53.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Haw River?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near Haw River. From 15 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Haw River for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Haw River?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Haw River. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Alamance Community College: 57 vacation rentals
  • The Preserve at Jordan Lake: 198 vacation rentals
  • Elon University: 69 vacation rentals
  • University of North Carolina: 207 vacation rentals
  • North Carolina Botanical Garden: 216 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Haw River listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Haw River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 15 Houses in Haw River. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Haw River include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Haw River?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Haw River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.