10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Black Mountain, North Carolina - Updated 2024

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Set against the backdrop of the scenic Blue Ridge Mountain, this charming southern American town is surely what it’s nicknamed – “The Little Town That Rocks". With local artists’ works colourfully decorating Black Mountain’s sidewalks and local gourmet chefs infusing a zesty vibe into the town’s culinary scene, there’s plenty do see and definitely plenty to eat. It is the ideal getaway destination to spend a chilled out time with loved ones and return home thoroughly refreshed. For that, all you need to do is absorb all of Black Mountain’s vibe and add a dash of awesome by checking into these best Airbnb vacation rentals in Black Mountain, North Carolina – you’ll not regret it one bit. Scroll on for more.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 06, 2024.

1. Pet-friendly basement suite near downtown (from USD 76)

Enjoy suite-living at its best, complete with ample living area, small kitchenette (microwave oven, stove-top, sink, coffee maker, refrigerator, and basic tea/coffee supplies), and a compact dining table that you can also double-up as a work station, if required. It is the ideal accommodation for two people and can be accessed via stairs that go down to the basement. Up to two pets are also allowed upon one booking, but there are certain rules that need to be kept in mind. Check with the hosts about that. The rental is about 1.5 km (1 mi) away from the city downtown.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
543 meters (0.4 ft) from Lake Tomahawk Park
429 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this guest suite felt more like a small apartment with all its amenities
stylish thoughtfully designed so comfortable and great amenities
the kitchen was perfect for our stay we made coffee and used the small fridge for our leftovers
i ate all my meals in and found the kitchen amenities perfect for what i needed
the bathroom was nice it had a roomy shower and toiletries
Cleanliness:
the space is clean and welcoming
the space was very clean and nicely decorated
it was a clean and cozy space
the place was really clean and cozy
very clean and a perfect size for two plus a dog
Host:
brandi and jay are great hosts
responsive and friendly hosts
jay and brandi are wonderful hosts
they did a great job hosting
very responsive and had great recommendations for the area
Location:
great location & neighborhood
the location is great
amazing location close to lake tomahawk
the location was great a quick drive or a longer walk to black mountain
conveniently located next to downtown black mountain and beautiful location tucked away on a mountain road
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2. Fully equipped cabin with a backyard (from USD 149)

Perfect to sleep up to six guests in its three bedrooms on a double-occupancy basis, this newly built cabin is another awesome Airbnb vacation rental. It is about 1.5 km (1 mi) away from downtown Black Mountain and approximately 24 km (15 mi) from Asheville city so guests can easily explore both cities. The cabin is equipped with all lifestyle amenities, firewood for barbecue cookouts, kitchen supplies, and even linens! While here, you’ll have private access to the entire property, including the spacious backyard.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
1.53 km (1.0 mi) from Lake Tomahawk Park
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was fully stocked and we loved that every room had a personal tv and roku enabled
the beds were comfortable and the living room and kitchen had everything we needed for our stay
wonderful cabin enough room for 6 of us
Cleanliness:
the condo was spotless and smelled great when we arrived
the house was very clean and nice
the place is very clean and nicely decorated
it is clean and cozy with thoughtful touches
nice clean cabin nice place to stay
Host:
the owners were incredibly accommodating to our party and offered fantastic hospitality
the host did a great job with communicating prior to check in
friendly hosts and very quick with responses definitely would recommend
hosts were very friendly
john was very helpful and a great host
Location:
liked the location
amazing location just 15-20 min from downtown asheville
good location easy access to many points of interest
beautiful place in excellent location
great house property and location
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3. Sophisticated home at a convenient location (from USD 244)

This two-bedroom Airbnb vacation rental is sophisticated, contemporary, and completely equipped to allow you a fab time while checked in. Up to six guests can be accommodated here and there’s plenty of space for all to kick back and enjoy a fun time together. It is about 5 minutes’ drive away from downtown Black Mountain and about 20 minutes from Asheville. The beautiful Tomahawk Lake is also a few minutes’ walk away so you’ll never have a boring moment while here.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
798 meters (0.5 ft) from Lake Tomahawk Park
328 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great bed great couch nice tvs in living room and bedrooms
the mud room with washer and dryer very helpful
the beds & couch were super comfortable & there was such amazing attention to detail
gorgeous wood floors high ceilings large screen tv’s and state of the art security system
beautiful/comfortable beds and lovely linens
Cleanliness:
the place was spotless and felt super clean
we loved staying here very clean and comfortable
new clean beautifully decorated and furnished
beds extremely comfortable bathrooms new and clean kitchen well stocked
personified this new and impeccably clean home is perfectly appointed with crate&barrel style features
Host:
the host nathanial was helpful with answering my questions and responded promptly
nate is a wonderful host and his home is absolutely gorgeous
our hosts were absolutely lovely answering all of our questions and being super supportive personable and kind
great place and great host
host was easy to get in touch with
Location:
it was close to downtown black mountain and close to excellent hiking
the location to tomahawk park was fantastic
the house is in a great location
the neighborhood is quiet and friendly
the nearby shops and restaurants are pretty cool too and a bike ride or healthy walk away
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4. Cosy loft with a hot tub (from USD 166)

This loft is another great option for up to four guests. Across its one bedroom (for two) and a living room that doubles up as a sleeping space for two guests, the rental is pretty great accommodation. It sits on the second floor of its bungalow (important for those of you who may have trouble ascending/descending stairs) that has other rental units as well, but complete privacy is guaranteed to guests living in all sections. As for its location, there are several breweries, local eateries, and also a market within a walking distance.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Lake Tomahawk Park
486 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the amenities were great kitchen had everything and more
the cottage was great: comfy bed nice kitchen and living space and of course the hot tub
the hot tub was perfect in a chilly morning and the electric fireplace made the evening cozy
hot tub with thoughtful amenities privacy curtains outside shower fun lighting candles
great kitchen ware linens and the bed was extra comfy
Cleanliness:
beautiful place and very clean
the place was spotless and clean
super clean and impressively laid out
clean and good attention to detail
the space is clean stylish and comfortable
Host:
great host and amazing space
i definitely recommend this host and this loft
the host was incredibly responsive and helpful with local attractions
his local guides and tips were incredibly helpful
chris was an awesome host 10/10 recommend
Location:
great location a couple blocks from the heart of downtown and very convenient
perfect location right in the town of black mountain
the location was perfect and so central to everything black mountain has to offer
great location you can walk to restaurants pubs and shopping
beautiful house with an even better location
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5. Beautiful abode on Cherry Street (from USD 141)

This studio home, spacious enough to accommodate up to four guests, is a fabulous option worth considering. It has been done up in the most quirky manner, complete with thoughtful and upcycled furniture as well as enough large windows that make it a well-lit space to live in. Not only are the rental’s interiors amazing, but even its amenities – the kitchen comes fully stocked and the living areas are wholly comfortable. Plus, it is located on the town’s famous Cherry Street so there are several interesting spots worth exploring right outside.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
901 meters (0.6 ft) from Lake Tomahawk Park
241 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious well appointed comfortable light & airy
it's roomy and comfortable
this very fashionable industrial-style apartment is a very fun place to stay
we very much enjoyed our stay in katey’s loft apartment
we loved the exposed brick and luxury feel plus little details added throughout the apartment
Cleanliness:
it was clean trendy bed was comfy sheets were soft
the bed and sheets were absolutely amazing apartment was very clean with tasteful decorations
the loft was decorated beautifully and was very clean
the place is always impeccably clean with more supplies than you could ever use in one stay
very stylish and incredibly clean i don’t think i’ve ever stayed in a place quite like it
Host:
katey was an amazing host the details made the experience feel like home
the host has been extremely kind and responsive each time that i contact them
katey was great as a host also
katey was super responsive to any questions we had
katey was a very responsive and flexible host
Location:
amazing location so close to everything in black mountain
perfect location close to shopping and restaurants
amazing loft in the perfect location
great place great location
perfect location right in town yet private
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6. Studio apartment with excellent additional facilities (from USD 95)

Spread across a bedroom, bathroom, and living room, here’s another awesome choice of Airbnb vacation rental for those travelling in twosomes. You’ll have complete access to the apartment and the property’s convenient location makes it easy for guests living here to explore around. While checked in, you can even request spa and sauna services or hit up the yoga studio that are both owned by the rental’s hosts.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
845 meters (0.6 ft) from Lake Tomahawk Park
459 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place is incredibly tasteful comfortable and provides all the necessary creature comforts
loved that there was no tv
such a peaceful space very comfortable bed and even a manduka yoga mat and blocks/props to enjoy
great use of the space and had a very comfortable intimate feel
it was nice and dark for sleeping thanks to the room darkening curtains
Cleanliness:
clean and comfy space
super clean for myself and 3 month old
clean with plenty of space
really nice and clean place
very clean and easy airbnb experience
Host:
lovely host and town
she is a highly responsive host
the host was very responsive and helpful
very responsive host and everything you could possibly need
loved black mountain and martia was such a wonderful host
Location:
great location walking distance to the city
great location walking distance to downtown black mountain
perfect location for black mountain
great location to downtown black mountain
perfect location -walking distance to everything downtown
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7. Family home with spacious open area (from USD 102)

Minimalist in its decor and utterly comfortable in its appeal, this one-bedroom home for four is a popular choice among guests preferring to stay in the midst of greenery. While its one bedroom can sleep two guests, the futon in the living room can sleep two more. The property boasts with lots of open space around so it is a hit with families with little kids – there’s plenty of room around for them to rollick in! The home also allows easy access to nearby fishing and boating spots.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
807 meters (0.6 ft) from Lake Tomahawk Park
104 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place to stay private good amenities lots of room and living space
the beds were so comfortable
the screened in porch is a lovely touch and the swinging day bed very relaxing
the bed was so comfortable we almost didn't want to get up in the morning
Cleanliness:
very clean decor was tasteful and bed was very comfortable
it was so clean decorated nicely and the added touches were wonderful
the place was clean and offered everything listed in the description
it’s modern rustic decor was inviting and very clean
definitely would recommend this place very clean & stylish great location as well
Host:
this was one of the best places i have stayed at tim was very accommodating and responsive
the carpet had a strong odor so hopefully the host is able to improve that aspect
easy access well appointed tub big enough to swim laps owner that delights in pleasing his guests
we appreciated the snacks left by the host and it was nice soaking in the tub
we got to meet tim and he was super accommodating and friendly
Location:
fox hollow is a charming retreat within walking distance of downtown black mountain
this was a cute place that had a nice location close to local stores and restaurants
it’s location is close enough to asheville to enjoy the city
this airbnb was comfortable cute and close to many fun activities
the location is about 20 minutes from downtown asheville and it’s a very easy drive/uber at any hour
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8. Well-appointed home with superb views

Renovated as recently as May 2019, this one-bedroom vacation rental is a popular choice with those travelling in twosomes and looking to cover distances mainly on foot. Several spoils of downtown Black Mountain are a short walking distance away, but downtown Asheville is a 15-minute drive. The rental’s living space has been done up most thoughtfully, complete with the latest amenities and facilities to ensure you spend a thoroughly comfortable time while indoors. You can also make use of the front porch and enjoy open-air meals with gorgeous views!

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
1.01 km (0.7 mi) from Lake Tomahawk Park
174 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the apartment was beautiful
cozy space with great amenities especially the kitchen area - well-equipped
the kitchen well stocked with basics like coffee was a really nice bonus
still has a kitchen (including oven/stovetop) which is great
Cleanliness:
clean and thoughtful touches
the place was very very clean and well kept
the space was very clean and organized
small clean and safe space
the apartment is very clean charming and inspiring
Host:
brooke and leigh were great hosts
they were very communicative and friendly
the hosts were extremely helpful and very quick to respond to questions
the hosts were very responsive and helpful when we needed it
brooke and leigh are super accommodating hosts and were great with communicating back and forth
Location:
great central location for downtown black mountain
good place to stay near many unique mountain experiences
easy to find and very close to "downtown" black mountain
location was superb we were able to walk everywhere we wanted
wow amazing stay location- walking distance to everything in black mountain
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9. Cosy home at a great location

Bunk yourself in this lovely little one-bedroom rental for three and you’ll not regret it one bit. It is located right above a small food market and overlooks a gorgeous view of a local nursery. It is walking distance from downtown Black Mountain and about 15 minutes’ drive away from Asheville. As for the living space itself, it includes a common living area, kitchenette, bathroom, and a bedroom. It would be worth noting that this rental’s neighbourhood can get a tad noisy at times.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
1.17 km (0.8 mi) from Lake Tomahawk Park
511 reviews  
Farm stay 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was nice to see that there was no tv we got to relax on the couch
the bed was pretty comfy and i was glad for the fan in there
it was nice to have an entire space to ourselves including a kitchen
quaint cozy best fit for fall/ spring as it is an old building and a bit drafty
the bed was super comfy
Cleanliness:
it’s clean and very comfortable
very clean hidden away place
nice and clean bed is so comfortable
it was spotless and great for a weekend away
what an amazing find the airbnb is clean cozy and comfortable
Host:
kyle is a good host he is good at responding quickly to issues and requests
the market downstairs is as amazing as the helpful and friendly staff
we moved airbnb’s and were so grateful for the new hosts
kyle is an easygoing and responsive host as well
it is for the adventurous kind of people
Location:
very cute place within walking distance to downtown
this place is cute with a solid location
kyle's place was perfectly located in black mountain within walking distance to everything
nice place in a unique location
amazing place in an amazing location
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10. Spacious bungalow with mountain views

Spacious enough to accommodate up to four occupants, this studio apartment is one of five rentals in a large bungalow. However, complete privacy is guaranteed to occupants of all rentals. It offers a brilliant view of the Blue Ridge Mountain out front that you can admire seated on the apartment’s front porch, equipped with a swing, table, and chairs. This property was renovated as recently as August 2019 so it boasts all modern amenities, including a full kitchen, comfortable bedroom, and ample living area. The host also allows well-trained dogs so check in with them for more details on that.

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Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States
1.04 km (0.7 mi) from Lake Tomahawk Park
197 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a relaxing and cozy space with a great view from the front porch
comfy beds great appliances lovely “mini-bar” linens shower
Cleanliness:
a clean cozy comfortable place
very clean and also super responsive
the place was sparkling clean and the kitchen was well stocked
very clean and everything you needed was provided
the unit is super clean open and airy
Host:
brooke & leigh were wonderful hosts
brooke and leigh were excellent hosts
everyone was nice and accommodating
brooke and leigh were excellent hosts who were easy and quick to communicate with
they were very responsive and offered great local tips
Location:
great location with lots to do within walking distance
awesome space so close to food and shopping in black mountain and walking distance
super cute place and town we enjoyed walking around downtown black mountain
we enjoyed our stay wonderful location walking distance to anywhere you want to go
we enjoyed being short walk to downtown
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Small but colourful town

Black Mountain, or the “Front Porch of Western North Carolina" is a lovely small town, proud of its heritage and gobs of culture. You may be travelling solo or as a family–the town will not disappoint. Albeit, check into one of these best Airbnb vacation rentals in Black Mountain, North Carolina and guarantee yourselves a fully rounded Southern American getaway.

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