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Airbnb's Top 12 Quiet Mountain Getaways Near Brevard, NC - Updated 2020

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Brevard, North Carolina, has a population of only around 7,000 people, (one of them being Steve Martin), and is located in the heart of Transylvania County, the Land of Waterfalls. Nowhere else in the world will you find such a concentration of natural beauty. If you’re planning a trip to Brevard, take a look at our list of top recommended Airbnb getaways, to guarantee a good stay.

1. Cabin by a creek (from USD 150)

While just 5 miles (8 km) from downtown Brevard, this cabin makes you feel like you are away from it all. It is nestled in the woods just 5 miles (8 km) from Pisgah National Forest and located right beside a creek. Here you can enjoy a screened in porch, fresh air, and nature. You will also be close to three breweries, local Brevard restaurants, music festivals, and all the outdoor adventures you can dream of.

Cabin by a creek. Close to Brevard.
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
25 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
bed was super comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was clean and had everything we needed to be comfortable
we loved our stay in the cabin it was comfortable clean and well equipped
the cabin was tidy and clean and just as expected the creek was so relaxing too
Host:
mellissa was really helpful and welcoming
mellissa made sure that all of our questions were answered and was a super great host
the beds were comfortable the host was very responsive and the screened porch was perfect
melissa was a great host
Location:
ideal location for hikes in pisgah and dupont state park
this was the perfect place to relax and get away for the weekend
great quite place to stay that's close to brevard and still in the woods
this place was a great location to relax after some hard days' hikes for sightseeing
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2. Trailcreek cabin (from USD 150)

Here you will discover a very private cabin in a peaceful, natural setting. It offers a front porch and spacious yard, surrounded by pasture and woods. Enjoy your time here sitting on top of a hill, overlooking a creek, watching the sunsets and taking in the beautiful views of the woods. You will also be able to take advantage of a fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, and a fire pit during your stay here. A five-minute drive will take guests to either Pisgah National Forest or downtown Brevard.

Trailcreek Cabin
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
48 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
sparse furnishings but still comfortable
the twin beds in the loft were good for two teen boys who grumble about sofa beds
the cabin was absolutely beautiful and cozy perfect place to rest and enjoy the nature
the cabin was very comfortable and had everything we needed
it was actually nice not having a tv
Cleanliness:
clean towels and sheets
the bathroom is clean and well stocked with towels
house was clean upon arrival
anna's place was clean and comfortable
the cabin was very clean and beds were comfortable
Host:
hosts were very responsive to our concerns
the hosts excelled in their communications too
anna was very responsive to any questions including giving recommendations on things to do in the area
very easy to communicate with host
chris and anna were wonderful hosts
Location:
nice quiet location close to town
perfect location in pisgah exactly as described
great location for hiking in pisgah national forrest
great location close to brevard and pisgah forest
overall the location is wonderful if you want to hike or bike around brevard
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3. Mountain cabin retreat (from USD 263)

This amazing cabin actually has a small waterfall on the property. Here, you can relax on the deck or in the hammock and listen to the water flowing through the stream, over the waterfall, and into the pond, or just take a peaceful walk in the woods. The property also includes a small, kid-friendly zip line, a slack line, and a large open field to play games in.

The house itself has a full kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, a dining area that seats 8-10 people, a large flat screen television, washer/dryer, WiFi, and a media room.

Brevard Mountain Cabin Retreat with Waterfall!
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
52 reviews
Entire cabin 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
so comfortable and amazing amenities
house had a roku and several tvs with netflix etc which was nice
it was warm comfortable and the views and yard is amazing the waterfall is so peaceful
the kitchen and hangout space was great for entertaining while keeping an eye on the boys
this home has very comfortable furniture beds and linens and you will feel pampered
Cleanliness:
the inside fresh clean and beautifully decorated
super clean convenient to brevard very private great outdoor spaces for kids to play
it was so comfortable spacious clean and lovely
the entire premises were clean and comfortable
one thing i can tell is that the place was impeccable and meticulously clean
Host:
rebecca couldn't be a better host she is delightful
just an outstanding home and the owners go above and beyond to make it a great experience
i hosted a brunch for 12 out of the kitchen and served on beautiful polish pottery
beautiful rebecca was a thoughtful host making the stay even more enjoyable with her little extras
rebecca was a perfect hostess very accommodating and quick to respond to any questions i had before the trip
Location:
the location was very convenient to many attractions in the area
we were close to great hiking and waterfalls
the location is great close to brevard pisgah and dupont
highly recommend staying here if you are anywhere close
we had the best time at an outstanding location
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4. Beautiful cabin (from USD 155)

This charming log cabin is part of a private equestrian estate, nestled in its own secluded valley. Enjoy looking out onto rolling pastures and hear the pleasing sounds of the streams and springs flowing into a pond directly in front of your cabin – there is even a small waterfall here. Watch the horses and ducks mill about the property, and even go meet them, if you would like.

Inside the cabin, you will find an open floor plan, floor-to-ceiling windows, a flat screen television, and washer/dryer. The cabin is located 10 miles (16 km) from downtown Brevard, 2 miles (3.7 km) to Jocassee State Park, and it is close to DuPont State Forest, Pisgah National Forest, and all the hiking and mountain biking you could want.

Beautiful Cabin,Perfect Location,Quality Property
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
104 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
numerous amenities abound including luxury linens natural bath products and a well-stocked kitchen
the cabin was cozy comfortable and well-equipped with everything we needed to enjoy a relaxing weekend in the mountains
the cabin was immaculate and comfortable with a very nicely outfitted kitchen
the beds in the loft were nice too
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean
very clean and the scenery was beautiful
fresh cookies greeted us upon arrival and the cabin was very clean and well-organized
the cabin is clean spacious and well appointed and the property is beautiful and peaceful
it was super clean and well stocked with everything you need to cook a meal
Host:
she is an excellent host
the host was very welcoming and accommodating
ilse was a wonderful host
ilse and craig were wonderful hosts
great host and a beautiful property
Location:
the cabin and location were perfect
the location was perfect close to many waterfalls hiking and about 10 miles from brevard
it was the perfect location to do this
the location is absolutely beautiful and relaxing
very close to great hiking and waterfalls and also near downtown brevard for shopping and food
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5. Blue Moon Lodge

Located on the splendid Cantrell Mountain, just 15 minutes from Brevard and DuPont State Forest, this lodge is a great launching pad for all the outdoor fun you could want. Rivers for kayaking, trails for hiking, and some of the best mountain biking in the country are just a few minutes away.

The lodge itself is at 3200 feet (975.4 meters) elevation and comes with a screened-in porch, outdoor patio, gas grill, bike washing station, bike storage, and washer/dryer.

Blue Moon Lodge w/hot tub/sauna
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
86 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice furniture and satellite tv
we enjoyed all the amenities offered and there even was food condiments in kitchen
comfortable quiet place with an accurate description
it's recently updated with many nice features like a hot tub sauna grill washing machine and full kitchen
the space was comfortable an had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean and organized
it's very clean
clean well stocked great hot tub
the accommodations are clean and comfortable
the hot tub was clean comfortable and so relaxing especially with the pitter patter of the rain
Host:
the home was well equipped and the hosts were the best
very friendly informative and helpful host
kathleen went above and beyond as a host and she had great recommendations of local attractions
kathleen was very helpful and made us feel very welcome
the hosts are warm and friendly and make sure you have everything you need to enjoy your stay
Location:
good stay in a great location
the location of this mountain home is awesome
what a great location and amenities close to town but feels so private
location is pretty convenient to brevard and lots of hiking
this was our favorite location of the house
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6. Sarah's cabin (from USD 290)

This restored, pre-Civil War cabin allows guests to spend some time in history. It is private and secluded and on a lot next to one other historic cabin that you can also rent, if you have a large party. It includes a floor-to-ceiling raised stone fireplace, lighting, antiques, glass shower with a heated floor, and a wet bar, downstairs. Brevard, Pisgah National Forest, and DuPont State Forest are all just a short drive away.

Sarah`s Cabin
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
24 reviews
Entire cabin 5 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our entire stay exceeded our expectations the cabin itself was comfortable and lovely
cabin was perfect for a mountain stay with the covered porch fireplace and rustic but very comfortable interior
Cleanliness:
very clean cabin hidden in the woods
Host:
issac and his team were very helpful and always quick to respond to any questions or concerns
the cabin was exquisitely designed very quiet and restful and the management team was very accommodating
in summary great location + great cabin + great host = awesome time for my family
Location:
great place close to brevard
a great place located away from everything
beautiful cabin in a quiet location not too far from the town
wonderful little cabin tucked in the woods yet close to town
location was great - easy to get to downtown brevard pisgah and dupont while still feeling secluded
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7. Wild Rock country cottage with hot tub (from USD 130)

There’s a country lane between Brevard and Hendersonville, NC that takes you to a cottage in the woodland. Enjoy the best of both worlds with an outdoor cookout area, and an equipped kitchen inside your cabin. Relax with a meal or a coffee on the porch, or in front of the cable TV in the living room. Spring and summer bring the flower blooms, while winter presents a beautiful view. Fishing is close to hand with Elm Fork and Davidson River close by.

This country cottage sleeps four people in three beds in two rooms. It comes with WiFi and a hot tub for your convenience. Explore Dupont State Forest less than 20 minutes away by car.

Wild Rock Cottage
Penrose, North Carolina, United States
212 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful cottage with a comfortable feeling of being in nature
fantastic view warm and cozy home and the hot tub was the cherry on top
loved the porch the hot tub and fully equipped kitchen
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and cozy
everything was clean and well maintained
the place was clean and organized
the cabin was clean warm and so very cozy
it offers a nice living room space and clean bedrooms
Host:
awesome host with quick response times on any questions we had
david was very responsive to any questions we had
thank you to the hosts for a pleasant stay
great place to stay with great hosts
hosts are super they respond very quickly and are super helpful
Location:
awesome location and very accommodating
great location to easily get to hikes and town
very nice cabin and location
the location is nice and surprisingly close to everything would stay again
the location is so private and beautiful
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8. Mountain view

Imagine climbing up a dirt road to a mountain top, to a cozy cabin with a full view of the mountain range. Here you can relax, experience nature, and really get away from everything. Known as a “mountain biker’s dream,” this cabin is riding distance to many trails, but only a short drive to downtown Brevard, Ashville Airport, and many breweries and galleries.

The space includes three bedrooms, a private bathroom, coffee maker, mini-fridge, and flat screen television. There is no kitchen access.

Mountain view

9. Tiny house

This comfortable and adorable tiny house is located on Just Ripe Farm, a certified naturally grown vegetable farm, in Brevard. They are located just across from Oskar Blues Brewery and the greenway, which leads you to Pisgah National Forest and downtown. The farm also borders the French Broad River, so you will be close to plenty of attractions during your time here.

Staying here proves to be a unique and fun experience for guests. It has a full kitchen and bathroom with composting toilet, and since it is located on a working farm, you will get the opportunity to meet people working the farm around you. You can even ask for a tour or volunteer to work on the farm yourself!

Tiny house

10. Cozy Pisgah cottage

This cottage is ideal for outdoor fun and exploration. While just 3 miles (5 km) from downtown Brevard, it is within walking distance of the Pavilion at Key Falls. There are hiking trails right outside your back door, a river across the street, a covered area to clean your mountain bike, and you will be just minutes from DuPont State Forest.

Guests will also be able to enjoy a sofa, large flat screen television, kitchen, fire pit on a hill, and a private back porch area with grill. You will even have access to a hot tub on your back porch. And if you need more images, feel free to get in contact with the home’s owner.

Cozy Pisgah cottage

11. Pet-friendly Pisgah adventure cottage

Enjoy the beauty of nature just eight minutes away from Brevard and three minutes from Pisgah National Forest. There’s a stream in the backyard where you can stroll around. Take advantage of all the hiking and cycling activities in the area. If you don’t feel like walking, have fun playing pool or ping pong. You’ll be staying on a three-acre property which is perfect for your pet. The hosts even provide a clean dog bed.

Ideal for families, it sleeps six guests on four beds in three rooms. Facilities include a kitchen, WiFi, an indoor fireplace and a TV. The cottage is spacious, clean, quiet and yet conveniently close to town.

Pisgah Adventure Cottage - Pet Friendly!
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina, United States
101 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

12. Point of view

This home is all about the views. It is situated on a mountain ridge, overlooking the southern entrance to Pisgah National Forest and the French Broad River Valley. A large, wrap-around deck allows you to take in the scenery from all angles, and the five acres of land you can access will take you among many trees and natural rock formations.

The inside of the home features a mid-century modern interior style and vast floor-to-ceiling windows. The open floor plan and wood burning fireplace ensure a fun and comfortable stay for all, and with 2500 square feet (232.3 square meters) of space, you will never run out of room or things to do.

'Point of View' Brevard Home w/Great Views & Deck!
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
5 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Enjoy Brevard

If you’ve never considered Brevard a vacation destination before, we hope we changed your mind with this article. See a lot of natural wonders and waterfalls, enjoy a local music festival, and hope Steve Martin pops in, with his banjo!

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