10 Best Cabins With Pool In North Carolina, USA - Updated 2024

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The south-eastern American state of North Carolina overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Its seven lighthouses, once used to defend its sandy shores, are a picturesque, unmissable sight if you visit the area. And there’s more. North Carolina is mountains, rivers, waterfalls, and historic towns. Pack your adventure rucksack and head outdoors. Hike the country’s oldest and highest peaks, bike the many trails, or kayak your way down a river. There are multiple things to do and places to visit in North Carolina to enjoy its raw, natural beauty without breaking the bank. And guess what? The adventure starts right at your doorstep if you stay in the woods. Campers can enjoy their time in the amazing yurts in North Carolina while respite-seekers will find tranquility in its gorgeous cabins. For an amazing holiday with friends and family, here are the best cabins with pool in North Carolina, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to pool. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 13, 2024.

1. Private mountain home, Boone (from USD 766)

With six bedrooms, four bathrooms, and over 100 acres (40 hectares) of land at your disposal, this huge house is the perfect holiday destination for the extended family. And if a couple more friends want to tag along, you can always rent the adjacent guest cabin.

No dull moment is experienced at this accommodation! In summer, you´ll probably be going in and out of the pool or jumping on the trampoline. In winter, you’ll be spending your evenings soaking in the hot tub, roasting marshmallows by the fire pit, or having foosball tournaments in the game room. Ready for a great time? Go ahead and book a stay.

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114.57 km (71.2 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
144 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 18 Guests 7 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 18
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
with views like this from the dining room deck and pool we basically didn't watch tv
you'll love the dining room and views
and its an infinity pool with a great deck area
the second floor with a great open spaced kitchen into dining room and side lounge room
the pool is fantastic
the owner is very prompt at replying to help answer any questions and make your stay great
some small patches in the walls as well but overall a great value and a great location
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2. Elegant property with lake views, Murphy (from USD 373)

Conveniently located less than 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from the small center of Murphy, the property has undergone some renovations. It now includes a six-person hot tub alongside an easily accessible outdoor pool.

Admittedly, you’ll be spending a majority of your time outside surrounded by the majestic views of the luxuriant forested land and the calm water of Lake Hiawassee. Inside the house, you’ll find a foosball and ping pong table, a DVD player and some books.

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174.24 km (108.3 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
124 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
the heated pool and views were the highlights of our relaxing visit
especially loved the great view of the river and swimming in the pool every afternoon
we paid extra to have the pool heated i mean why not swimming outside in november was fun
we had a wonderful time the home was cozy and had all the amenities needed
the heated pool was a great hit with the kids and so was the ping pong table
everything was excellent the house was very clean and was beautiful
it was very well maintained clean and well stocked with all the basics
our host was helpful in multiple ways
scott was very attentive and responsive
scott was always available extremely helpful and very kind
loved the location and view of the home absolutely stunning scenery very quiet and private location
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3. Cool Stream Lodge, Asheville (from USD 1990)

A dreamy property that covers 6 acres (2 hectares) of land in western North Carolina, this mountain lodge can be booked for family reunions. The main house and annexed guest cabin have plenty of room for up to 16 guests plus 2 furry friends for an additional fee.

A great deal of attention to detail informed the choice of appliances, sophisticated decor, and high-end finishing touches of the interiors. However, there’s no doubt that you’ll be spending your days outdoors, in and out of the heated pool and the hot tub, or in the pool pavilion, grilling meat and veggies while watching a sports game on the flat-screen TV.

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37.97 km (23.6 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
7 reviews   Wifi Available
estate 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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4. The Pool Cobeana, Pittsboro (from USD 245)

Sitting comfortably on the grassy banks of a pond, the Cobeana - as the cabin is known - has room for up to six guests. The interiors are an eclectic yet harmonious blend of colonial, country, and bohemian styles that many guests have come to experience and love.

You’re welcome to peruse the extensive Het Landhuis Estate at your own pace or book a guided tour. On a lazy day, relax in the private swimming pool before grilling meat and veggies to enjoy with friends and family.

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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
262.66 km (163.3 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
73 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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the pool was perfect with plenty of outdoor furniture to sit back and relax
didn’t have the best cell phone service at all so glad the wifi was really good
the pool area was such a dream and the pond was beautiful
you can expect amazing views great hospitality and a wonderful pool with a lake view
we stayed in the cottage right by the pool which was super comfy for myself and my daughter
clean sparkling and fun
the cottage itself is charming and rustic while also being clean well equipped and beautifully decorated
amazing little getaway clean and great way to social distance
the pool cobeana at het landhuis is a treasure--artfully decorated commodious clean
great host and everything you will need
fantastic hostess and host
the hosts were responsive and very friendly
hosts were easy to contact and very helpful and accommodating when we had a concern
they were so gracious and kind from the first message to the moment we left
it’s a great location because is 40 minutes from greensboro and 54 minutes from raleigh
it was a perfect location and set up for a ladies night in the countryside
lovely and quiet getaway so close to the triangle area
such a great place the stay was awesome my family loved having the pool close by
the pool is huge and from the cabin there is quick access to walking trails
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5. Stylish contemporary home overlooking Maggie Valley (from USD 295)

Surprise your family or your other half with a weekend getaway at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains. Overlooking bright green pastures and dense woodlands from an elevation of 4700 feet (1430 meters), this stunning property is the work of art of a Norwegian architect.

The shape and design of the cabin blend in with the surrounding slopes. Plenty of natural light enters the main living area through the floor-to-ceiling windows revealing the exposed beams, the central stone wall with an embedded fireplace, and the elegant laminated flooring. This rustic retreat has a private spring-fed pool and a hot tub that can comfortably accommodate four persons at a time.

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Maggie Valley, North Carolina, United States
84.57 km (52.6 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
153 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the spring fed pool was a highlight for us
we enjoyed reading out on the deck and by the pool
house is beautifully designed with views of the smoky mountains from almost all rooms in the house
the pool was perfect -- refreshing and crisp great for cooling off or a quick dip
the beds & linens were extremely cozy & the indoor fireplace was a lovely addition for chilly evenings
extremely clean and well maintained
lee is a great host super responsive and accommodating
lee was so helpful and was at the home when we arrived and answered questions we had
it’s a perfect place to go if you just want to relax
would highly recommend this place for the location and amenities
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6. Guesthouse retreat surrounded by woodland, Hillsborough (from USD 125)

Nestled among secular trees, this gracious wooden cabin sits by a shimmering pond on a 60-acre (24-hectare) property. It’s an ideal spot for couples or solo travelers looking for a quiet place to escape.

The step-free, spacious bathroom is accessible through a covered walkway for guests’ comfort, especially in winter. With no TVs to steal your attention, you will have a real chance to focus on the small things. Wear your hiking shoes and explore the woods, play a game of golf, test your resistance in the outdoor pool, or lie on the grass and let nature take your worries away.

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Hillsborough, North Carolina, United States
279.52 km (173.7 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
132 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had everything we needed in one big relaxing room with a great view of the pond
breakfasts were always a treat and beautifully presented
we loved relaxing in the lounge chairs sleeping in late and enjoying their homemade breakfasts each morning
sleeping was comfortable and we started the next morning with a great pancake breakfast arriving at the door
scenic serene and with delicious breakfast
the hosts are so communicative and thoughtful
the owners peter and jenny are always kind and generous and make us feel right at home
such kind and gracious hosts
yes yes yes a marvelous retreat and hosts
we enjoyed our stay at split rock jenny and peter were wonderful hosts
the tucked away location is perfectly quiet and calm but incredibly convenient to mebane outlets and durham's downtown
we enjoyed walking around the pond the zip line and the quiet
we enjoyed the pool and walking around the pond
if you ware looking for quiet and relaxation this is the place to go
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7. Quaint 1970s cabin, Asheville (from USD 230)

Tucked away in western North Carolina’s woods, this 1970s log cabin can comfortably host up to eight guests. Situated less than 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from the city of Asheville, at the foot of the vast Blue Ridge Mountains, it offers easy access to many hiking trails through national forests and parks in the area.

After an intense day of hiking, rafting, or mountain biking, soak your aching muscles in the hot tub or float weightlessly in the swimming pool. With plenty of countertop space, preparing dinner will be a fun activity to do together before streaming your favorite show.

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44.42 km (27.6 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
125 reviews   Wifi Available
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the back deck faces the woods with comfortable rockers and a private hot tub
the cabin was very cozy warm and rustic just like we like it
the kitchen is well appointed master bed is comfortable and tvs in every room
wonderful and comfortable experience direct tv in every room
the owner was really nice too
owners were very friendly
very attentive n friendly owners as well
from start to finish carolyn & david were wonderful hosts
david met us on several occasions during our stay and was a great genuine and kind host
nice little cabin close to town
the cabin location was close to asheville but in a great rustic location near biltmore lake
perfect location to hiking trails in pisgah as well as to restaurants and stores
the house was in a great location
the rental was very comfortable and close to hiking and restaurants
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8. Hidden Cove, Rutherfordton (from USD 644)

This is the ideal setting for family gatherings or reunions. With five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a game room, and more, there’s plenty of space for everyone to enjoy each other’s company as well as some private moments.

There’s so much to do at this property that you won’t get bored. Play a game of pool, ping pong, or foosball. Swim a couple of laps in the indoor pool or relax in the hot tub. End your day snuggled up by the stone fireplace in the spectacular main room.

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Rutherfordton, NC, US
6.33 km (4.0 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
6 reviews  
cabin 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

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9. Dreamy mountain retreat, Green Mountain

With real tree trunks functioning as pillars in the main living area, you´ll feel like you’re living a childhood dream where a treehouse meets a fairy tale adventure. Feel the warm embrace of the stunning interiors with wooden planks, exposed beams, and beautifully crafted furniture pieces.

Start your day sipping a strong morning brew on the charming front porch. Wear your hiking boots and hit the great outdoors; the house is conveniently located within a 30-mile (48-kilometer) radius of the surrounding peaks and less than 15 miles (24 kilometers) from the border with Tennessee. End your day soaking in the indoor pool or relaxing on the couch while binge-watching your favorite series on the smart TV.

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61.32 km (38.1 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
10 reviews  
cabin 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

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Amenities & Room:
the pool was supposed to be 80 degrees felt more like 65 ( barely)
the cabin was stocked with kitchen pots/pans/utensils and the entire cabin was extremely clean
the property manager gil was very helpful
even the deer are friendly
gil was super responsive & helpful when we had questions
gil is a helpful and tentative host
the home has everything you need to unwind and it’s pet friendly
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10. Secluded lodge near George State Park, Brevard

This charming, rustic lodge will accommodate the entire clan for an unforgettable vacation. With six bedrooms and four bathrooms, there will be enough room for everyone to enjoy every inch of the property.

Relax poolside while the kids play in the water, then indulge in the hot tub once the kids are in bed. The chefs in the company will cook up a storm, making use of all the countertop space in the fully equipped kitchen. If you want to organize a day out, head to nearby George State Park for easy hikes with the whole family.

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70.41 km (43.8 mi) from Canopy Ridge Farm
40 reviews  
cabin 19 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 19
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful cabin and we just loved the pool and patio backyard with the fireplace- will stay again
pool outside space is beautiful
beds are easily converted to a king bed if needed as well
lovely upper lodge pool and patio are amazing dan
the cabin was amazing with plenty of room for 18 people
house was clean and plenty of room
cabin was spotlessly clean and well supplied
its a very nice clean and spacious cabin
the cabin is clean big in a great location and priced for a great value
the owners were very nice and accommodating
the owners were very responsive and helpful as well
divinity is a great host and was very responsive both before and during the trip
amazing location and couldn’t have picked a better place
super easy- great communication with owner great location highly recommend
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Escape into nature

The south-eastern state of North Carolina offers ample opportunities for outdoor activities in nature. Whether hiking a mountain, skirting a lake, or kayaking along a river, you’ll surely have that active holiday you’ve always dreamt of, far from the hustle and bustle of city life.

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