Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Pickens

Enjoy the history and other features of Pickens. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Falls Park on the Reedy and The Peace Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Pickens

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Pickens has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Victoria Valley Vineyard (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Easley Skate Center (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Keowee Key (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Furman University Golf Club (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Walker Golf Course (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Lakeside Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pickens

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pickens is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Falls Park on the Reedy (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Table Rock State Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Devils Fork State Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Lake Jocassee (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Lake Keowee (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Caesars Head State Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Pickens

The nearest airport is in Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville-Spartanburg Intl.), located 28.8 mi (46.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), which is 36.1 mi (58.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Pickens?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 335 vacation rentals near Pickens. From 86 Cabins to 86 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pickens for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Pickens:

  • Bear Lake Reserve: 32 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Greenville: 54 vacation rentals
  • West Side Historic District: 47 vacation rentals
  • Lonesome Valley: 35 vacation rentals
  • The Mountain Club: 47 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Table Rock State Park: 463 vacation rentals
  • Clemson University: 526 vacation rentals
  • Devils Fork State Park: 1,131 vacation rentals
  • Sliding Rock: 1,288 vacation rentals
  • Cummings Cove Golf and Country Club: 1,398 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pickens 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 Cabins in Pickens?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 86 Cabins in Pickens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pickens include:

  • Cottages: 86 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 86 rentals available
  • Houses: 192 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pickens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 122 vacation rentals with pool available in Pickens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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