10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Whittier, North Carolina - Updated 2023


Set on the western side of North Carolina, Whittier is a charming city straddling Swain and Jackson counties. Its quintessential charm, slow-paced lifestyle, and beautiful natural wonders attract travelers seeking a break from the hectic metro life. Its location on Tuckaseegee River provides visitors with plenty of outdoor opportunities. Book a tour package at Smoky Mountain River Adventures and enjoy exciting activities, from whitewater rafting to guided tours. If you’re blessed with golfing skills, you might be interested to test the lush landscapes of the challenging Sequoyah National Golf Club. For a day trip outside the village, the nearby Mingo Falls on Cherokee Indian Reservation might pique your interest. Do you need help finding the perfect accommodation for your visit? Then browse through this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Whittier, North Carolina.

1. Serene retreat with a hot tub (from USD 237)

This Airbnb vacation rental is the perfect home away from home for tourists, especially city-dwellers, longing for peace and quiet. It offers a scenic location surrounded by lush greens, with unobstructed views of mountains. With 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, all 11 guests will have a comfortable stay in this pet-friendly abode. The living room is fashioned with glass windows so you can enjoy the scenery from the comfort of the leather sofas. Check out the kitchen and you’ll be delighted with its modern amenities.

Guests will also appreciate access to free WiFi and outdoor features such as a fire pit and a hot tub amidst nature.

Dog-Friendly Lodge w/ Private Hot Tub, Free WiFi, Gas Fireplaces, & Central A/C
32 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 7 Beds 11 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful home beautiful views such a cozy home that was so perfect for our group of friends
great place for families friends or groups loved our cozy stay at the acorn lodge
clean quiet large and great view
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2. Pinterest-worthy cabin with a hot tub (from USD 237)

How would you like to spend your upcoming Whittier holiday amidst nature? Check out this scenic rustic retreat that will surely make you fall in love. It is truly Pinterest-worthy, fashioned with high cathedral ceilings and bright furnishings. The best accessory remains the spectacular nature views you can admire from most parts of the house. This Airbnb has a kitchen with granite countertops and a dining table for four. The bathrooms are neat and well-equipped and the living space features a fireplace.

Outside, you’ll find a relaxing setting, with swings, a fire table, and a gas grill. Topping it all off, the property comes with a hot tub that excites most guests.

Cabin w/Beautiful Views,Hot Tub, Outdoor Swing Bed
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
123 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kids loved the outdoor bed and air hockey table
the beds were super comfortable and the hot tub was amazing
master bed was super comfy and the view from the bed swing is amazing
the house is clean and cute with comfortable furniture and every amenity you could want
the cabin was very clean
our dog loved the dog run the home is spacious and very comfortable
the cabin was immaculately clean and packed full of amenities
owner is very responsive
host responsive and easy to work with
host are awesome would recommend 100%
amazing place to stay host was very accommodating made our stay very pleasant
amazing house and views host was quick to answer questions
the cabin was great the location was perfect
beautiful home in great location
this house was a perfect location and setting for our family vacation
hopefully we can come back to this place in the future
great place to stay lots of cool features and great location if you’re in town for the train
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3. Top-floor luxury condo with pool access (from USD 108)

Reward yourself and your loved ones with a much-deserved getaway to Whittier and secure this two-bedroom top-floor condo for a comfortable and memorable stay. It boasts breathtaking landscape views and complete amenities, including a well-equipped kitchen and WiFi. A whirlpool tub nestles in one of the bathrooms, the perfect spot to cap off the day. In your leisure time, you can unwind on the deck and have a barbecue.

The best part? Guests will enjoy additional perks such as access to community facilities, including a seasonal pool, a fitness center, and tennis courts.

Luxury Condo on Top Floor - Breathtaking Views
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
62 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment is beautifully located providing spectacular views of the valley
lots of space comfortable beds and everything you need for a quick stay
clean comfortable place - better than advertised
property was very clean and well maintained
condo was clean and well stocked
place was lovely and very clean
it's quiet and clean; large windows with high ceilings
check in was very easy and the gentleman in the office very helpful with recommendations for eating
communication was good with host and the cabin is beautiful
beautiful spacious condo in great location for the polar express
terrific location within close driving distance to bryson city and the great smoky mountain np
it's a great place to get away
ben’s place was amazing beautiful home and location
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4. The Mountain View Lodge (from USD 347)

Experience a memorable Whittier holiday when you stay in this elegant rustic lodge in Smoky Mountain Country Club. You will sleep in comfortable bedrooms and wake up to spectacular mountain views. With a sophisticated well-stocked kitchen, you will be enticed to prepare your daily meals. You’ll enjoy a fireplace and a Smart TV in the living room, and WiFi is accessible throughout the house. You can also while the time away in the game room, packed with poker, foosball, and pool tables, and other exciting facilities.

A shared pool is also at your disposal.

The Mountain View Lodge - Luxury in Whittier!
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
29 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is super fast
the beds and bedding were very comfortable and warm
we also liked the location since it was a 10 minute drive to all the sights (i
nice to walk along the river
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5. River Front Cottage (from USD 189)

Imagine waking up to stunning water views and savoring fresh air throughout the day. These simple pleasures are attainable when you spend your next holiday in this tranquil and scenic cottage along Tuckasegee River. You can soak up the views from the balcony or level up the holiday adventure by fishing on the river.

You’ll love the house’s bright interiors, with a lounge area and a well-stocked kitchen. This Airbnb also features laundry facilities and allows long-term stays.

River Front Cottage
9 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
we had a great time staying at this house house was clean and had everything we needed
clean and cute little place
the home was very clean and the host was very polite and communicated well
views are amazing very close to everything
good place to stay after skiing in maggie valley and harrahs casino
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6. Secluded cabin with a romantic alfresco dining setting (from USD 299)

If it’s solitude and scenery you seek, this secluded cabin in the Smoky Mountains is the perfect hideaway haven for you. It has three cozy bedrooms, which allow you to bring along seven of your loved ones for a memorable holiday experience. The cabin is strategically furnished with a wall full of glass windows, so you can marvel at the picturesque sceneries even from the confines of home.

Besides standard home features, such as bathrooms, seating areas, and a kitchen, this accommodation affords guests a hot tub and a lovely alfresco dining opportunity. You will also have access to a fire pit outdoors.

Secluded Luxury Cabin Nestled in Smoky Mountains!
28 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this place is much nicer than either photos can even show decorated cute and very comfortable
it was completely clean comfortable and well-stocked with any supplies we could have needed
ashley is very responsive
ashley was a very friendly host and we appreciated her timely responses
ashley is very attentive and responsive
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7. Nature's Retreat (from USD 124)

Surrounded by rich vegetation and offering unforgettable views, this Airbnb lives up to its name - Nature’s Retreat. It is a tranquil haven with two bedrooms and two baths, perfect for families - fur babies included. You can access a well-equipped kitchen to prepare your loved ones’ favorite meals with ease. Bond by the fireplace on cold days or have a picnic on the deck during fine seasons. A gas grill is available for guests’ use.

The main attraction in the rental is the hot tub, to which you’ll have exclusive access throughout your stay.

'Nature's Retreat' w/ Hot Tub: 7 Mi to Bryson City
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
119 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioning and heating units worked really well
the washer and dryer room also had a great electric heater that dried our wet boots one night
excellent wifi if you’ll be working remotely
the mountain decor was so thoughtfully chosen living room with the gas fireplace creating all the right vibes
very clean and cozy cabin with a beautiful view of the smokey’s
it was very clean
spectacular cabin very clean and comfortable
inside is very clean and spacious
very clean and decorated hot tub a big hit
older but well taken care of and very clean
the host is polite and responsive
owner very responsive
the owner was super nice and answered all of our questions
it was our 40th anniversary and barry was very helpful in getting roses delivered
great central location on top of mountain
very close to downtown where there are cute local restaurants brewery and grocery stores
great location for bryson city or cherokee activities
beautiful view close to cherokee and bryson city
such a great place to stay
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8. Lovely cabin with a game room (from USD 123)

There are no dull days for guests staying in this lofted one-bedroom cabin. You can spend your free time playing pool in the game room or watching TV in the living room. The kitchen is complete with facilities you’ll need to whip up a feast. There are alfresco dining facilities on the deck where you can set up your culinary masterpieces for an added flair. On sunny days, you might like to light up the grill and have a barbecue.

With no WiFi, you’ll have enough reason to disconnect from the outside world and enjoy a peaceful holiday. This Airbnb welcomes long-term stays.

Lofted cabin in the trees with private pool table, washer/dryer, & full kitchen
15 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 7 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

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Amenities & Room:
we enjoyed the pool table and the beds were comfy
staff when i called was fabulous friendly and very helpful
great location and not far of a drive to the smokey mountain international park
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9. Modern hillside haven

Daydreaming of a blissful and relaxing holiday in Whittier? Make your dream come true by booking this hillside haven in Smokey Mountain Country Club ahead of time. It has enough space for eight, featuring two bedrooms and a state-of-the-art kitchen with stainless steel appliances, cutlery, and a Keurig coffee maker. Laundry appliances, Smart TVs, and WiFi are ready for patrons, as well.

This modern townhome also provides a fire pit where you can gather with friends and share a bonfire under the sparkling night sky.

Fresh Air Hillside Hideout
Whittier, North Carolina, United States
41 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 6 Beds 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
everything was very clean
very clean and had everything we could need
house is clean and comfortable
clean modern picturesque and quiet
the townhouse is very clean exactly as pictured and the area quiet and peaceful
best rental we had and host was excellent
the host was great and it was an easy and smooth check in and checkout
the host is kind and well communication
excellent host and a great place to stay
host was quickly responsive when needed and check-in/out was relatively easy
very serene and private location super relaxing
it was in the perfect location and was quiet and private
this place was beautiful the neighborhood was really pretty and we felt extremely safe
perfect place for a family of 4-5
perfect place to relax and have a quiet time in the smoky mountains
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10. Wild Turkey Run

This vacation rental will give you a bang for the buck. It offers tourists a fully furnished retreat with majestic views of the Smoky Mountains. This WiFi-ready cabin has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms a group of 10 can comfortably share. With an in-house kitchen, you can enjoy your favorite meals even on vacation. A gas grill is also available for afternoon or evening barbecues.

You can enjoy a fire pit and a hot tub here, as well. The best part is that daily tours are included in your booking.

Wild Turkey Run
86 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all of the kitchen amenities were great
the extra touches of grill hot tub pool table round things out nicely
we had a lot of fun with the pool table
a very nice clean stay
beautiful clean very comfortable
beautiful place- very clean and plenty of room for a family
the house was extremely clean and well kept
the cabin was amazing so clean and so relaxing
the host is excellent at replying quickly
thank you hosts for sharing your space
carson from c & d towing was very polite and helpful getting our vehicle out of the ditch
there are several neighbors around all of whom were friendly when we passed
the location is fantastic
great house and location to cherokee casino and sequoyah national
all the fun things you need also close to the great smoky mountain national park which is gorgeous
great location and perfect for us 2 families
this was the perfect place to spend time away from south florida
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Escape to Whittier

Whittier is the perfect home base for adventure-seekers looking to indulge in everything Tuckaseegee River has to offer. Plus, it is a fabulous destination for city-dwellers escaping the hustle and bustle of big metropolises. For your visit, choose your accommodation from this list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Whittier, North Carolina.

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