Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sylva, North Carolina - Updated 2022

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Nestled in Jackson County, the town of Sylva boasts picturesque points of attraction. It may be a small town but it is loaded with must-see restaurants, galleries, specialty shops, breweries, and bookstores. Tourists flock to Sylva annually for fun street festivals and concerts. Some of the most popular events hosted by Sylva are Concerts on the Creek and Greening Up The Mountain. Sylva is not just a town worth visiting but is also one of the best places to live in North Carolina because of its mixed suburban and rural vibe. If you’ve decided to visit this town, check out our list of top Airbnb vacation rentals in Sylva, North Carolina.

1. Attractive home with vibrant facade (from USD 84)

This stand-alone cottage is stylish, peaceful, and close to Sylva’s main attractions such as Cherokee, Smoky Mountains National Park, and Blue Ridge Parkway. Here, you’ll expect a private location but with easy access to the main street. This accommodation comes equipped with a full kitchen, a sparkling clean bathroom, a TV for streaming, Wi-Fi, and a queen-size bed. The hosts also provide snacks, coffee, and tea. If you need laundry service, they also offer it for only USD 5 per load.

Close to the National Park/Cherokee - w/ kitchen!
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
450 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was very comfortable and quiet
comfortable and the balcony is a great asset
the airbnb is very spacious has a lovely balcony and a well-equipped kitchen
really comfortable couch & queen bed -felt at home
very cozy and peaceful beautiful view and great restaurants can't wait to visit again
very clean and quiet place
quiet clean and comfortable
very clean and lovely little guest house
it was spotless nicely decorated and very charming
suzanne saved the day by cleaning the unit last minute and helping us book the stay
david and suzanne were wonderful hosts
the hosts: very responsive and helpful
david & suzanne were wonderful host and i would definitely stay again
they were very friendly and made sure i had everything i needed
the hosts were great and we would gladly return
the location is also great it was super close to downtown and many hiking places
this was the perfect studio close to downtown sylva
super cute clean and conveniently located to main street
the location is ideal for exploring smoky mountains national park
great location from the geography to the community
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2. Spacious loft apartment for four (from USD 125)

Located on Main Street, this unique loft apartment will definitely give you a wonderful stay in Sylva. The place is situated in a small but peaceful mountain town near shops and restaurants. Inside this home, you’ll find modern amenities with vintage touches. You’ll never get bored here because the hosts provide a ping-pong table, games, and puzzles for guests. The kitchen, dining area, living room, and sleeping area are all spacious. Amenities include a queen bed, a sofa bed, a single bed, a TV, a workspace, air-conditioning units, and heating units.

Loft Apartment Historic Downtown Main Street Sylva
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
230 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
an amazing space very comfortable and had everything we needed during our stay
great parking and no stairs between the street and the room
one floor living with great well equipped kitchen and bath
very clean and neat and fully equipped
super clean and stylish with lots of thoughtful touches
awesome place to stay in sylva super clean trendy and comfy
jenny and greg's loft apartment in sylva is a clean comfortable welcoming and warm environment
the hosts are very special people
jenny was so responsive and kind
amazing apartment great owners we will visit again
jenny and greg left a box of chocolates some kind bars and other snacks
very clean comfortable and very quick response from the host
awesome location and a beautiful loft
this is a beautiful space located in an ideal location
great place and great location
perfect location in the middle of downtown sylva walking distance to all of the shops and restaurants
great eats and drinks within walking distance
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3. Stylish mountain cabin perfect for family (from USD 152)

Traveling to Sylva with your family? Then, choose this modern vacation house that offers great views of the Smoky Mountain. You and your family will surely have great memories as this place is just near Sylva’s finest attractions such as Western Carolina University, unique shops, water rafting areas, eclectic restaurants, and hiking trails. The place is also dog-friendly and comes equipped with a spacious kitchen, Wi-Fi connectivity, three bedrooms, a free parking area, an indoor fireplace, and a clean bathroom.

Family-friendly mountain home w/ firepit & Ping-Pong table
24 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
very clean and we enjoyed the back porch with the fire place
place was as expected and clean
great location for us who frequent the area for wcu football games
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4. Cute house perfect for two persons (from USD 65)

Don’t just wish for a nice vacation with your friend or your partner. Realize it by choosing this adorable house. This tiny home is situated in Western North Carolina Mountain. Here, you’ll get to experience a private glamping space in the woods. The place has a rustic vibe and offers stunning mountain views. The amenities you’ll get to use here are a mini-fridge, a couch convertible to a comfy queen bed, an outdoor kitchen, Wi-Fi, and a pet-friendly backyard.

Mountain Nest in Toy Cove (Base-Glamp Sylva)
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
142 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
using the compostable toilet was an adventure to figure out but i love the sustainability of it all
very nice clean space inside
super clean and cute with responsive friendly hosts
kind and helpful hosts
the host was very nice and thoughtful
quiet place to stay with great host
bernadette and pat were amazing hosts and responded quickly to any questions we had
exceeded expectations charming place excellent hosts comfy and cozy
great cozy spot to get away and disconnect right near sylva and central to a bunch of different areas
cute little place perfect for rest and relaxation
great place sylva is a fantastic town central to so many things
my daughter and i enjoyed this unique space close to wcu the house is tiny yet comfortable
all in all though the location is great and we definitely enjoyed our stay
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5. Relaxing cottage rental with great views (from USD 144)

This charming cottage is definitely a great home away from home because of its relaxing interiors. Additionally, it has an amazing location as it is just a mile (1.6 kilometers) away from numerous shops and restaurants as well as hiking and rafting trails. There are also chairs and tables outside the cottage where you can enjoy scenic mountain and river views. For amenities, you can expect a full kitchen, free parking spaces, cable TV, a washing machine, and air conditioning.

Cozy cottage with river & mountain views and outdoor firepit
33 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were quite comfortable in cottage
this home is very clean beautiful location
the home was clean & felt very safe
very close to dilsboro’s cute little downtown and close to harrahs
beautiful location on the river with gorgeous river and mountain views
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6. Posh home near river community (from USD 209)

This option is a luxurious vacation rental that is family-friendly. The place has a great location because it is near a river community and is just a walking distance to the trout fishing site in the southeast. Within the community area, you can also bond with your family by setting up a picnic or going fishing. Amenities include smart TV and Roku access, a custom outdoor fire pit, two spacious beds, a washing machine, a travel cot, and a full kitchen.

Rainbow Run- Luxury Home in River Community, Fire Pit, Great Fishing!
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wi-fi internet and very comfortable beds
really clean and have lots of amenities nearby
host was also very responsive and accommodating
i highly recommend the cabin and the hosts
beautiful cabin in a private location
nice location close to town but with a remote feeling
this place was beautiful and close to everything
nice and close to wcu sylva and dillsboro
a perfect place to retreat from a busy world
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7. Quaint abode with magnificent views

If you want to stay in a place where you can witness impressive mountain views, book this home. This great home has a terrace where you can chill with a cup of coffee while enjoying the gorgeous Sylva views. You’ll never run out of things to do here as well because the location is just near a fishing area, mountain biking trails, and hiking trails. As for the amenities, you’re free to use a fully equipped kitchen, TV, Wi-Fi, laptop-friendly desk, heating facilities, and toiletries.

Sylva Home With a View
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
21 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was hard to part ways with the beautiful kitchen
nancy’s place was very clean and comfortable
nancy’s place was clean comfortable and private
nancy is an attentive host and cares about her guests
it was a perfect place to spend the weekend
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8. Peaceful and dog-friendly accommodation near Main Street

This vacation rental will make your stay in Sylva relaxing because the place is surrounded by a quiet neighborhood. The place has an excellent location because it is just a few minutes away from downtown Sylva where you can explore Main Street. Do you want to travel with your furry best friend? This rental allows guests to bring small dogs. The amenities in this fully furnished home include three bedrooms with queen beds, TV, heating facilities, and free Wi-Fi.

Dog friendly home, easy walk to downtown Sylva
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
42 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was nicely stocked
lovely views beautiful house great back porch splendid kitchen
clean had everything needed
it was clean and well prepared
super clean big refrigerator screened back porch and quiet
the house was clean beds were comfortable and check in was easy
carrie is a great host communication was prompt and the space was incredibly clean
and the hosts were really great about communicating
carrie is a great host her place is perfect
mike and carrie are great hosts and their place is in a perfect location
carrie’s location is perfect - you can walk right to downtown sylva
great location and easy walk to local attractions
nice walk to downtown
lovely cottage close to downtown sylva
a perfect place to stay and entertain friends from western carolina university
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9. Luxurious home in an excellent location

Every corner in this irresistibly attractive home is picture-perfect. If you’re a group of 12 members, this vacation rental is definitely the perfect choice. You’ll get to enjoy spacious bedrooms, dining area, living room, and a gourmet kitchen. The place has more to offer because aside from enough space, it has a wine and coffee bar, a reading nook, and a luxurious bathroom. This vacation rental is also very close to downtown where you can hop at must-see restaurants, shops, and breweries. If you’re traveling with your family, the place is kid-friendly! It has play areas where the little ones can enjoy toys.

LOCATION & LUXURY! Gorgeous home, walk downtown!
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
42 reviews
Entire house 9 Beds 5 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
awesome stay at a great house plenty of room for everyone and in a great location
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10. Downtown home with spectacular mountain views

Have a memorable stay at Sylva when you choose this quaint vacation house. It has a front porch where you can enjoy seeing breathtaking Sylva and Black Rock Mountains views. In addition, the place has an excellent location because it’s just five minutes away from breweries, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and historic sites. This space also features a streaming TV, gaming facilities, fans, ironing facilities, and air-conditioning units.

Downtown Sylva Walking Distance w/ a Mountain View
Sylva, North Carolina, United States
54 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would 100% recommend this home if you don't see yourself needing wifi or streaming services
a nicely appointed clean and comfortable place
it was very clean and kim was very responsive
great place so clean lovely town
very clean and had everything we needed
a clean cute house with lots of personality
kim was so kind as well as the neighbors
thoughtful notes from our host adorned every room making our stay just that much better
we didn't meet her but she was very responsive if we should have needed anything
kim and brandon were super accommodating
great location super cute house very comfy
perfect location next to shops and dining
it’s in a cute neighborhood and so close to downtown and shops and restaurants
great location three blocks to nice town plenty to do
we enjoyed staying so close to main street the park and in particular the hospital for our stay
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Sylva, a small but idyllic town

Sylva may be a small town but it is loaded with attractive and homey accommodations. You’ll surely have a hard time which one to choose if you try to search for one. Save your time by checking our top Airbnb rentals in Sylva, North Carolina. These rentals are just the finest ones in the area so just choose which one matches your taste. Enjoy your trip!

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