Destination guide

The beautiful city of Swannanoa awaits you

Enjoy the jazz and other features of Swannanoa. Well known for its mountain views, gardens and hiking, this scenic city won't disappoint. Biltmore Estate and U.S. Cellular Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Swannanoa

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Swannanoa a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Mountain Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Asheville's Fun Depot (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Country Club of Asheville (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Reems Creek Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Swannanoa

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Swannanoa is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Robert Lake Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Aston Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Beaver Lake View Park (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Catawba Falls (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Swannanoa

Fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), the closest airport, located 14.6 mi (23.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Swannanoa?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,901 vacation rentals near Swannanoa. From 505 Cabins to 912 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Swannanoa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Swannanoa:

  • Downtown: 250 vacation rentals
  • West Asheville: 102 vacation rentals
  • Wolf Laurel: 101 vacation rentals
  • Historic Montford: 255 vacation rentals
  • Sunset Cove: 93 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 Swannanoa?

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

  • Asheville's Fun Depot: 2,163 vacation rentals
  • Biltmore Estate: 2,147 vacation rentals
  • Lake Lure Beach and Water Park: 578 vacation rentals
  • Downtown Market Asheville: 1,922 vacation rentals
  • Western North Carolina Nature Center: 2,185 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swannanoa 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 Swannanoa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 505 Cabins in Swannanoa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Swannanoa include:

  • Houses: 912 rentals available
  • Cottages: 505 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 505 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 Swannanoa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 209 vacation rentals with pool available in Swannanoa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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