12 Best Pet-Friendly Airbnbs In Asheville, North Carolina - Updated 2023

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Snuggled in the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville is a fabulous city in the state of North Carolina. Art admirers will have a great time exploring the city’s vibrant art scenario featuring outstanding museums and galleries in the Downtown Asheville Art District. Nature lovers will feel in sync with the flora as they explore a variety of plantations and flowers in the phenomenal North Carolina Arboretum. The kids will love watching out for river otters, black bears, and other wild animals in Western North Carolina Nature Center. Hiking and trekking spots at the nearby Pisgah National Forest will enrich your travel experience. With all these attractions, bringing your beloved fur baby along will make your holidays even more enjoyable. In addition to pet-friendly hotels, there are also pet-welcoming rentals that ensure convenient stays. For a fun-filled vacation, book one of these best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Asheville, North Carolina.

1. Sallie Lee Cottage (from USD 271)

Named after its original owner, Sallie Lee Cottage transports its guests to the Victorian era of the 1800s with its architectural wonders. It has been restored to bring back the glory of its heyday and updated with contemporary conveniences to welcome travelers and their pets. The interior is adorned with lots of modern items including fast WiFi, central heating and cooling, as well as smart TV and speaker, but its old charm remains evident through its furnishings and indoor fireplace.

This historic retreat has a leafy atmosphere and an outdoor dining and leisure area that your fur pals will equally adore. Those who will arrive by car can take advantage of the driveway parking available for up to two vehicles. Do note that only pets below 50 lbs (22.68 kgs) are allowed.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
34 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is incredibly comfortable and charming
comfortable beds and sofas
clean private parking well equipped and beautifully moody interior decor that fits the house so well
the cottage was super cozy spacious clean and beautifully decorated
justin was an awesome host he was always responsive kind and willing to help
absolutely loved this place justin and christina are perfect hosts
location was great as we could walk to downtown asheville
fantastic location in walkable montford
the location was perfectly central but our street was extremely quiet
the location is easy walking to downtown and easy driving to everywhere in the area
wonderful and charming historical house located within walking distance of the downtown area full of shops restaurants and breweries
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2. Modern condo boasting sweeping views (from USD 201)

Located on downtown Asheville’s Biltmore Avenue, this nicely equipped condo is a fitting retreat for modern travelers. The place exudes a sleek ambiance and has the essentials one can expect in a contemporary home. During your stay, you can whip up your favorite recipes in the stocked kitchen, stay online using the WiFi, and catch up with your favorite show on the TV. The floor-to-ceiling glass windows and doors allow you to take pleasure in the outdoor scenery while lounging indoors.

Early risers will surely love welcoming the day at the large terrace with their pets. Nothing beats the experience of sipping your fresh brew with the king sun peeking behind the mountain slopes as your view.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
64 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire condo 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
it had very nice and comfortable outdoor furniture where i had coffee every morning
the quality of things in the condo were great and very comfortable
both showers were great beds were comfortable and a huge balcony i would definitely stay again
beautifully designed and decorated and includes everything you need for a comfortable stay (coffee toiletries cookware dishwater etc)
the kitchen is modern and has everything you could possibly need for a great trip
very clean and well stocked
clean and modern look
it was immaculately clean and ultra-luxurious
it was super clean easy to get to and i was able to bring my dog
nice clean condo loved the location
the host is extremely responsive and helpful
the host was very responsive and checking in/out was so easy and seamless
location is great
great location and nice unit
really great space close to town
terrific location for walking to restaurants etc
absolutely amazing space the location cannot be beat within walking distance to everything downtown
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3. Eclectic dwelling with mountain vistas (from USD 156)

This well-designed cottage for rent is a fantastic getaway for a solo traveler or couple traveling with a pet. The open-plan studio in a rustic setting boasts serene white interiors and modern amenities, including a well-furnished kitchen, living space, bedroom, and full bathroom. With a dog-welcoming policy, you can bring your furry friend along by paying an extra charge.

The outdoor deck is the best spot to enjoy your morning tea as Fido plays around. Your pet can also enjoy the company of friendly dogs in the lane who occasionally pay a visit. As the space is limited, the rental welcomes only one pup.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
413 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was beautifully decorated and very comfortable for the two of us
the bed was really comfortable which seems like a rarity in airbnbs
the place was thoughtfully decorated and super cozy
clean and very comfortable
this place was very clean and cozy
charming clean tiny home in asheville
the studio was very clean and comfortable
everything was very clean and everything was in very nice condition
the host was easy to reach and welcoming
tara is a great host
tara responses timely and she is super kind and we feel welcomed
tara is an excellent host - she is communicative and attentive
most of all tara was a very helpful and kind host
very cute place near downtown ashville
the location is peaceful
great location for a weekend getaway
the location was great private and quiet but close to everything
great location - easy access to downtown and the blue ridge parkway
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4. Pura Vida (from USD 89)

Whether you are in Asheville for a weekend getaway or a long sabbatical, this well-furnished Airbnb vacation rental can ensure your comfortable stay. The one-bedroom studio with a private entrance can accommodate a solo traveler or couple. Relish a delicious breakfast every morning while relaxing on the outdoor patio. You can also prepare warm and healthy meals in the well-equipped kitchenette.

Enjoy playing and relaxing with Fido on the garden beds as the place is one of the dog-friendly Airbnb rentals in Asheville. Be sure you also explore the nearby greenway on the beautiful French Broad River.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
433 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a great cozy spot with nice amenities and amazing walkable location
couldn’t have been better clean private comfy bed spotless bathroom plenty of space
clean and exactly what i was looking for
what a clean and comfortable apartment
very clean and cute space
the place was very clean and super comfy bed
kristy was a great host with excellent recommendations around town
the host gave good recommendations on food and activities in the area
really nice place and the host is so nice and helpful
kristy is a wonderful host check-in was easy instructions were clear
host was wonderful at communication and provided great recommendations
the location is perfect with tons of walkable restaurants
this was the perfect location
great location it was perfect for my quick trip
kristy was very friendly super cute studio apartment great neighborhood close to everything
we generally enjoyed the location as it was close to most of the things we wanted to do
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5. Malvern Phoenix (from USD 82)

Make your family holidays full of fun and comfort by staying in this vacation rental in Asheville. The one-bedroom rental with a private entrance is a fantastic retreat for a family or group of four. Relish your morning breakfast on the outdoor furniture on the fenced-in front porch.

This apartment in Asheville is pet friendly and welcomes well-behaved dogs, so you can make your holidays more enjoyable with your furry friend around. Visit the nearby park with your pet and explore the scenic walking trail and creek.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
390 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i appreciated the fan in the room as i always sleep with one on
spacious sofa bed table and a huge bathroom
the bed was comfy and it was nice to have the refrigerator and microwave for breakfast items
clean cozy and cute
sparkling clean space with everything you need linens and towels are cozy
clean comfortable and better than expected
laura’s place was spotless and very comfortable
the place is very clean modern and cozy
she was very welcoming and accommodating
exceeded all expectations and the host is amazing
she was very friendly and helpful with local suggestions
she was flexible with us and a great host in a great location
laura was such a great host very kind and hospitable
excellent place to stay near asheville
the location was also really ideal for traveling with a pet
lots of cute places right nearby and only a short drive to downtown
right next to a beautiful quaint park
great park right across the street to walk the dogs or relax
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6. Tastefully decorated custom-built home (from USD 97)

Feel the comfort of home in this lovely custom-built mountain dwelling. The well-furnished studio rental is a perfect getaway for a solo backpacker or couple. All its spaces have beautiful creative touches, be it the living space, bedroom, or kitchenette. You can also bring your well-mannered Fido, as the rental welcomes well-trained pet dogs with a minimal extra charge.

The porch swing is the best spot to relax outdoors while you watch your furry friend run and play around. A two-minute stroll with your four-legged friend will lead you to the famous Helen’s Bridge. After an exhaustive day, fire up the outdoor pit, roast marshmallows, and relish them as you unwind.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
652 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful touches like hair dryer space heater soft blankets are a plus
the apartment was perfect and had all amenities you would ever need
great little apartment with a nice view very close to downtown asheville
the bed is so incredibly comfortable as well
the bed was extremely comfortable and the space was cozy in general for my partner and i
it was very clean and private
clean convenient and very nice
we appreciated the super clean and cozy atmosphere
it was super clean and comfortable
great place super clean and stylish
host was friendly and helpful
dorothy is a wonderful host and is quick to respond
dorothy is a great host and i highly recommend the space
dorothy was a gracious host
had a comfy bed and loved that it was pet friendly
super quaint location & rental space
beautiful location in the mountains
super close to downtown asheville too
great place it was close to everything
private quiet and great location - tucked away just 5 minutes from downtown
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7. Historic house with elegant period details (from USD 160)

Indulge in a relaxing stay in this cozy Victorian home. With one bedroom and two beds, it welcomes a group or family of four and their pet. Magnificent period details and modern furnishing make it a fantastic getaway. Have your morning tea on the pleasant private deck while admiring impressive mountain views.

The large landscaped yard full of trees also beckons you to enjoy a morning stroll. Your kids will love playing with your four-legged friend here, as the rental welcomes litter- or house-trained pets. After a weary day, enjoy a long soak in the hot tub while watching sweeping sunset views. You can also gather around the fire pit in the backyard and enjoy campfire songs.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
275 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a beautiful space with quality linens lovely furnishings and extremely comfortable bedding
we had everything we needed and the wifi worked perfectly with 2 people using it for work
the apartment is beautiful and has lovely landscaping around a private deck
stylish comfortable clean place with very nice amenities and the host was delightful and responsive
gorgeous room clean with charming touches
great place to stay clean and well decorated
this is a very beautiful and clean guest house just north of downtown
the house was very welcoming organised and clean
the place was super clean and close to town
the hosts go above and beyond to make sure the stay is great
incredible experience in every way-- the hosts were very attentive responsive and accomodating
we loved our stay it was so amazing perfect for our dogs and the host was very accommodating
the hosts were kind enough to have the sofa bed ready and waiting for our 2 kids
the hosts were super accommodating and the stay couldn't have been more smooth
great place located just outside of downtown
great location; located in a residential area and less than a 5 minute drive downtown
great accommodations location and host
the space was gorgeous and the location was very convenient
fantastic stay super close to downtown and genuine hospitality
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8. Charming townhouse for four (from USD 80)

Enjoy a comfortable stay in this recently updated townhouse, ideal for a family or group of four. You won’t miss homemade food as there is a well-equipped kitchen where you can cook savory meals. The dedicated workspace and web access allow you to work online conveniently. Play with your fur baby on the spacious deck as the rental welcomes pets with open arms.

In the evening, go for a stroll with Fido in the inviting neighborhood near the University of North Carolina at Asheville.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
201 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous views of the mountains from the living room and deck
the house was comfortable with everything we needed
house was clean and nicely decorated
inside was clean and well maintained
the place was clean and beds were comfy
his place was very clean and comfortable
his place was very clean and inviting
daniel was a great host
daniel was a great communicative host
daniel was responsive and polite
daniel is super responsive as well
daniel was immediate in his responses as well which was super helpful for us
great location (just 5 min from downtown) & great neighborhood
walking distance to great restaurants
great location with friendly neighbors
the location is great about a 5ish minute drive from downtown
super close to downtown and on a super cute street
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9. Stylish and cozy getaway for two (from USD 120)

If you have plans for a romantic retreat with your beloved, stay in this lovely modern guest suite. The studio-style rental is located below the living space of the main house but has its own private entrance. The room is ideal for a solo traveler or couple, but it can also accommodate a family or group of four.

Make your holidays more enjoyable by having your furry friend around as the rental allows pets with a one-time extra charge. For some things to do, go for brewery tours and nature explorations in the vicinity.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
181 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the set up is beautiful it looks like a studio apartment
lots of room for luggage highly recommend
the space has awesome decor and comfortable
super clean and very well decorated and thought out
it was clean cozy we loved how was decorated
maggie’s place was stylish and clean
i loved the space and how clean it was
loved this place very clean and just outside the city
maggie was a fantastic host with lost of great recommendations for food to try out
maggie replied to all of my emails quickly and she was very kind
the place is beautiful perfect location and the host is super responsive
such a cute spot in a perfect location
cute spot and great location to anything downtown
adorable spot close enough to be considered walking distance to downtown
great location a quick and pretty walk to downtown
such a cute space great location to downtown and lots of shopping
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10. Peaceful cottage with a lovely patio and yard (from USD 115)

This lovely one-bedroom studio cottage is a perfect getaway for couples on a romantic break. The dwelling is part of a massive 1922 estate and boasts a beautiful yard. The private patio is another great spot to enjoy your morning tea while admiring the views of scenic nature. Equipped with a host of modern amenities, the abode ensures your comfortable stay. Please your beloved partner by cooking savory culinary delights in the full kitchen.

You can also play with your furry friend on this pet-friendly property. In case they want company, the owner also has a pet dog who can play with your four-legged baby. In the evening, cozy up by the indoor gas fireplace.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
60 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
alicia has made excellent use of the space and it felt cozy and inviting
wonderful cozy space inside with a delightful outdoor space as well
alicia has thoughtfully equipped the cottage with everything you could need and the bathroom is incredible
it is sparking clean with a very nice murphy bed kitchen and incredible bathroom with a huge tub
alicia is a charming host and can provide advice and directions as needed
alicia is such a gracious host and a very kind lady
alicia the host could not have been more accommodating and friendly
alicia is a wonderful thoughtful host
alicia was so responsive to any questions and the place was nice and clean
super close to everything downtown asheville
perfect location to enjoy asheville and the surrounding area
such a cute cozy comfortable place
$10 uber to downtown safe location with its own parking space
pet-friendly walking distance to good stuff and super cozy
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11. Well-furnished abode with serene garden (from USD 110)

Enjoy the comfort of home by staying in this cozy studio-style guest suite. The spacious rental features a bedroom, living space, well-equipped kitchenette, and large bathroom, providing an ideal dwelling for a couple. Every morning, you will receive a healthy breakfast. You will also have access to modern amenities such as web access, television, and air-conditioning.

You can enjoy your holidays here with your furry friend, though do contact the owner with a description of your pet before you book the suite. Play with your Fido in the pleasant garden. As the day ends, fire up the outdoor pit and relax by sharing campfire stories.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
496 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is charming and comfortable
val’s cottage is charming and cozy and so comfortable
the all natural cleaners and bathroom items were a great touch
the airbnb was clean and quiet
space was clean and had a good vibe
the place was very clean and she communicated very quickly
clean quiet convenient to downtown asheville
valerie’s place was clean and comfortable
valerie was a fantastic host thank you
valerie was a kind and accommodating host
val was very helpful
val is a great host and available if you need anything
val was also very responsive and made sure we had everything we needed
the location is great
the location was great and close to town but tucked into a cute neighborhood and quiet surroundings
the location was excellent close to downtown with lots of great restaurants really close by
great location quiet and relaxing
great location and beautiful space
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12. Spacious bolthole with modern amenities (from USD 89)

This one-bedroom studio-style home that lies in an old yet remodeled building in downtown Ashville welcomes a solo traveler or couple with pets for a relaxing stay. Television, web access, complimentary parking on premises, and air-conditioning are just some of the modern conveniences available here. Whip up delicious meals in the well-stocked kitchen and relish them at the dining table.

With your furry friend around, you’ll be sure to make your sabbatical more enjoyable. You can also avail of extended holidays as the rental is open for long-term stays.

Asheville, North Carolina, United States
203 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the fan pictured and mentioned in the amenities section was not on location
old bldg but nina made our stay comfortable
we had a very comfortable stay
the studio is very clean
the place was super clean and an easy check in
the place is unique-lots of character it’s clean shower pressure is stellar and perfect for 2 people
nina’s apartment is clean and in a great location
nina is a very responsive host who was attentive to our questions
nina was responsive with all communication
perfect location if you want to bop around downtown asheville - close to everything
great location to walk to everything in downtown
great place in a great location
great location walking distance from breweries and restaurants
this was a wonderful spot close to downtown asheville
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Enjoy fun-filled holidays in Asheville with your pet

Asheville is a fantastic destination full of cultural and natural attractions and countless exciting activities. Food options such as BBQ joints are available as well. Holidaying with your playful furry friend can be fun and will definitely make your vacation more pleasant. Pack your bags for a refreshing break and book one of these best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Asheville, North Carolina.

Frequently asked questions about pet-friendly Airbnbs in Asheville, North Carolina

1. Which pet-friendly vacation rentals in Asheville have a hot tub?

If you’re keen to enjoy a relaxing soak during your trip to Ashville, you can check out the historic house with elegant period details. This retreat features a deck with a bubbling hot tub overlooking the city skyline and mountain slopes.

2. Which pet-friendly vacation rentals in Asheville have parking?

Most of the pet-friendly rentals in Ashville include car parking facilities. You can book a stay at excellent options such as Sallie Lee Cottage, this modern condo boasting sweeping views, this eclectic dwelling with mountain vistas, and Malvern Phoenix for onsite parking.

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