15 Best Treehouse Hotels & Vacation Rentals In North Carolina, USA - Updated 2023

Maria Cristina
Maria Cristina 

North Carolina’s beautiful climate, jaw-dropping mountain views, diverse cultures, rich history, splendid sceneries, delightful things to do, and endless job opportunities are some reasons why people are drawn to the Tar Heel State. The North Carolina topography is divided into three regions: coastal plains to the east; the Piedmont region and the big cities in the center; the Blue Ridge Mountains to the west. If you love the outdoors, North Carolina offers a huge playground for you that includes 13 national parks, 4 forests, and 41 state parks. Sure, you could rough it out in the state’s top campsites, but if you prefer a little more luxury to ease your stay, here are best treehouse hotels and vacation rentals in North Carolina, USA.

1. Adorable treehouse on a farm (from USD 250)

This adorable treehouse on a farm allows you to relax in nature while enjoying all comforts of the home such as air-conditioning, a heating system, and access to wireless internet. You will also have your own fully equipped kitchen and spacious living room with plush sofas, a fireplace, and a flat-screen TV.

Furthermore, it features a large deck with outdoor furniture and swings, offering you the best views of the surrounding mountains. Pets are also welcome here for a fee of 25 USD, so feel free to take your fur babies with you.

TREE HOUSE on The Farm!
226 reviews  Wifi Available
bungalow 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

2. Stunning treehouse with a game room (from USD 441)

Families and friends in groups of 10 will enjoy a comfortable stay in this stunning treehouse. As you enter this upscale home, a large living area with comfy sofas will welcome you. The kitchen is in the same room and is equipped with modern facilities, making it easier for you to prepare home-cooked meals. In addition, the property comes with a game room where you can have fun playing video games and ping pong.

Outside the house is a large deck with outdoor furniture and dining. Cook tasty barbecues and vegetable kebabs as you sit and admire mountain views on the deck.

Tree Tops - Stunning ' Treehouse' With Upscale Amenities In A Memorable Setting
187 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was comfortable and had everything we needed
plenty of room for 6 women to enjoy
bathrooms were beautiful and two of them featured full sized soaking tubs as well as showers
everything was clean and modern
everything was super clean comfortable and well stocked with everything we needed
the bedrooms and bathrooms were clean comfortable and well designed
excellent property clean very well outfitted close to downtown and markets
owner was responsive to questions on-site
the hosts were always responsive and helpful
hosts are very responsive and nice
we should have planned for more time to just hang out at the treehouse owners were great
owners were very responsive for the few questions we had and the beds and linens were fabulous
great location as well
great location about 11 minutes to downtown
this is a well furnished beautiful home located in a quiet residential neighborhood
tree tops is the perfect spot for a group of friends (or family) to stay so close to asheville
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3. Secluded treehouse with a hot tub (from USD 304)

Featuring a private hot tub, this secluded treehouse allows you to relax and unwind while on vacation. From the tub, walk a few steps towards the picnic area and grill to enjoy tasty barbecues for lunch and dinner. Going into the house, open-plan space will greet you. Curl up on the cozy sofas and grab the remote to watch your favorite movies.

Then, you can prepare amazing meals in the fully equipped kitchen and have them served in the dining indoors or on the deck to admire the views of the mountains while eating. Traveling with pets? Don’t worry because the property allows furry pals on the premises for an additional cost of 45 USD.

Secluded Mountain Top Treehouse with Hot Tub and Views-Pet Friendly
78 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

4. Charming treehouse near the Great Smoky Mountains (from USD 158)

Take your family on a getaway to this charming treehouse near the Great Smoky Mountains. This vacation home offers cozy accommodation with all comforts of the home such as air-conditioning and a heating system to provide you with comfort, as well as access to wireless internet and parking spaces for your convenience.

Additionally, the property includes outdoor space with a covered seating area where you can hang out and grill some barbecues, Plus, there is a fire pit, so you can have fun making s'mores while taking in views of the mountains. Other activities you can enjoy here are hiking, horseback riding, and kayaking.

Stay in a Treehouse near the Great Smoky Mountains - Bryson City, NC
144 reviews  Wifi Available
House 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
clean comfortable and tastefully decorated
the house was impeccably clean
very clean went above and beyond
this house is beautiful and clean
the hosts were so caring and accommodating
thank you for providing wonderful property owners like warren
great experience owner was available if we needed anything
thanks to our hosts for a great getaway
perfect place and host
as soon as we walk in there was a welcome gift
well-stocked great location and the cutest design can’t wait to book our next stay
by far the best place i've stayed at
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5. Beautiful treehouse nestled among trees (from USD 300)

Need a place to stay for your Black Mountain getaway? Check out this beautiful treehouse nestled among the trees. It features a large screened porch with outdoor furniture and dining, so you can enjoy majestic mountain views while hanging out or eating.

Inside the property is an open-plan space with a kitchen, dining, and living room. The kitchen is well equipped with stainless steel appliances, allowing you to prepare tasty home-cooked meals. There is also a spacious living area with comfy couches that overlooks the creek outside. Furthermore, there is a community pool and a playground that is available for guests while on vacation.

Round “Treehouse”. Perfect Center location
79 reviews  Wifi Available
House 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.

6. River's Edge Treehouse Resort

Whether you’re in North Carolina for a weekend trip or a longer stay, River’s Edge Treehouse Resort offers six treehouses to choose from, all named after popular trees. Each unit offers a luxurious space featuring thick-cushioned king beds, a futon, a tiny dining area, air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, microwave, mini-fridge, and coffee-making facilities. It also offers large bay windows and a balcony so you have a great view of the lush outdoors. The units come with a private bathroom complete with a running shower, toilet, and sink. Under the treehouse is space for parking your vehicle, a firepit, barbecue facilities, and a picnic area. Pets as well as kids who are below 12 years old are not allowed.

River's Edge Treehouse Resort

Address: 195 Old U.S. 129, Robbinsville, NC 28771, United States

Price: From 150 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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7. Cherry Treesort

The treehouse was originally the owner’s personal hideaway. Today, there are six more treehouses suitable for a delightful family holiday or a couple’s getaway. Each house has a different theme and can accommodate two to eight guests. All of them provide a warm and cozy bed to sleep on, a private outdoor bathroom, and the modern comforts you need for a homey stay. The bigger units have a kitchenette, living room, and a deck. Enjoy free parking and picnic space underneath the treehouse. As you make this place your home-away-from-home, take your family out for a scenic train ride or a fun day at the top amusement parks in the state as well!

Cherry Treesort

Address: 1920 Flat Rock Rd, China Grove, NC 28023, United States

Price: From 131 USD

Number of Guests: 8

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8. Hot Springs Treehouse Cabins

This family-owned resort offers four handcrafted private treehouse cabins are located on the fringes of Spring Creek and Pisgah National Forest. Some of the cabins can sleep up to four guests. It’s great for some temporary isolation surrounded by verdant trees. The cabins are equipped with new mattresses, a tiny lounge for watching TV with Roku, an indoor gas fireplace, and a fully stocked kitchenette. Enjoy the relaxing sound of the French Broad River while you soak in the hot tub on the deck. Book a hiking trip with Dean the “Sasquatch” to the amazing trails and waterfalls around the area.

Hot Springs Treehouse Cabins

Address: 138 High Mountain Rd, Hot Springs, NC 28743, United States

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9. Luxurious treehouse on a vast farm (from USD 199)

This treehouse is near Concord downtown and set on a 20-acre (8 hectares) eco-friendly farmland with lots of animals in enclosures. You are free to explore the property but you are forbidden to enter the cages. This amazing space is perfect for solo travelers and couples. The treehouse has floor-to-ceiling windows with panoramic outdoor views. The interior décor is minimal but stylish with comforts like heating, air-conditioning, robes, and rain boots. Relish your morning coffee on the porch. There are separate paths leading to the firepit, swimming pool area, eco-bathrooms, gardens, parking area, and the main house.

Luxury Stone and Timber Treehouse on 40-Acre Farm
Concord, North Carolina, United States
374 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the treehouse does have a charming table and two chairs inside not pictured
we both enjoyed the outside shower robes and shampoo/conditioner
due to ac/heat the room was always comfortable
i love sleeping in the trees every so often and showering outside
the whole property was amazing and the attention to details in the room and outside is very impressive
its quiet clean and the rainforest shower is amazing
the room was clean and the outside shower was breathtaking
the place was very clean and everything we could’ve possibly needed was there for us when we arrived:)
the space was very clean it was styled to a tee and the location was great
thanks for being a great host
the animals on the farm were very friendly
lori and mike were so kind and hospitable
the hosts are so kind and all the details were so well thought out
she was an outstanding host and i am dying to come back asap
lori's place is great centralized location yet feels very away from the hustle & bustle
you really get away but are so close to so many attractions
a great place to relax & get away from the rat race
fantastic stay at such a unique place
there is a short walk to the treehouse from the parking lot that is beautifully lit
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10. Serene treehouse with a private balcony (from USD 349)

The property is located in an 8-acre (3.2 hectares) woodland, just 10 minutes to Asheville and other restaurants and groceries. It’s a country-style, two-story treehouse equipped with Wi-Fi, heating, air-conditioning, TV, and free parking for a homey stay. The main floor has an open concept featuring a fully equipped L-type kitchenette, countertop dining, and a living room. A door opens to a tiny patio where you can relax on rocking chairs while admiring the scenery. The upper level features a bedroom with antique furniture and French doors that open to a balcony. To sleep four guests, there is an elevated double bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the living room. Enjoy hot showers and free bath essentials in the private bathroom.

Sanctuary, Treehouses of Serenity
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
597 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch on the main floor extends into an extremely comfortable bed
the views were spectacular and the home is perfectly cozy
this is a must see such a wonderful cozy place with a great view
they also had the best recommendations for local breakfast spots breweries and hikes while we were in asheville
very clean and comfortable
lts spotless clean with special touches
it is very clean cozy and comfortable
very clean and comfortable - we will be back
the place was spotless and check in/out easy
the hosts are extra accommodating and easy to communicate with
mike & caroline were wonderful hosts and have truly thought of every detail
the nicest most thorough and gracious hosts we have met
it was perfect and caroline and mike were the most accommodating hosts we have had
caroline and mike are most hospitable and thoughtful hosts
the location is great
if you get a chance to book and visit this location please do
this is an outstanding treehouse and location
wonderful place to stay wish we had stayed longer
we had such a good time staying at caroline & mike's place
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11. Romantic treehouse with a hot tub (from USD 364)

This luxurious treehouse is like a hotel room built on trees. To reach this secluded treehouse, you have to cross a swinging bridge connected to trees. This romantic hideaway for two features all-white interiors and posh furnishings. Sleep cozily on the thick-cushioned bed with air-conditioning and keep yourselves warm using the LED fireplace on chilly nights. Enjoy free Wi-Fi and watch cable TV while lounging on the plush sofa. It also has a kitchenette, a balcony, and outdoor bathroom facilities. Beneath the treehouse is a hot tub where you can soak in after a long day. This 14-acre (6 hectares) property is just a few minutes away from Asheville and Black Mountain.

Luxurious Secluded Romantic Treehouse with Hot Tub
450 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Treehouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and sheets were so incredibly comfortable too
great spot for a weekend getaway if you love the outdoors loved the back deck and the outdoor shower
we’ve never been more comfortable or relaxed as we were at this special treehouse
i’m a bit of a mattress snob and i also found the bed to be super comfortable
from the outside shower hot tub fireplace comfortable bed to the donuts
super clean and no detail left undone
it was also impeccably clean
it was sparkling clean and exactly as pictured
this treehouse is absolutely magical when you walked in you could smell how clean the room was
the treehouse is absolutely beautiful and very clean
host was great as well
such an excellent host
she was very easy to contact and really helpful definitely a must stay
if possible i’d recommend arriving before dark as we found that helpful
the host provides a nice touch with local treats
the location is very private and truly located in the middle of the forest
amazing and very unite location
close proximity to many great hiking trails
the location is perfect as well with just a short drive to the city of asheville
melissa's place from location layout and design is incredibly thoughtful
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12. Country-style treehouse with a fully equipped kitchen (from USD 157)

This treehouse was originally built as props for an Animal Planet episode. The owners decided to rent it out to adventure seekers. Since it’s a treetop dwelling, it’s the ideal home base for sightseeing in High Country. There’s a tiny patio outside, while the inside is occupied by a wood-burning fireplace and sofa bed that can sleep two guests. The loft-style bedroom features a double bed with hanging shelves for their belongings. Cook your family meals in the U-shaped kitchen. Enjoy outdoor dining under a covered terrace surrounded by trees.

Treehouse on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Boone
West Jefferson, North Carolina, United States
226 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there was also a perfectly functional space heater
the sunrise is breathtaking from your bed and the tree house is something to behold
full kitchen and utensils beautiful deck grill and excellent atmosphere set the tone for a great trip
no wifi or 4g which we were prepared for and happy about but just an fyi
the outdoor shower had heated water which made it comfortable even in cooler temperatures
very clean and comfortable
the kitchen was clean and well stocked
it was clean comfortable and quiet
the treehouse was super clean and nicely decorated
very clean and has everything you need
mike is an excellent host
mike was a amazing host
mike was a great host
mike is a super helpful host
mike was super helpful and attentive
the location is very secluded beautiful and quiet
location was perfect we drove about 45 minutes to the rough ridge overlook hike that we thoroughly enjoyed
great location on a beautiful section of the blue ridge parkway
beautiful location driveway is long and a bit spooky to arrive after dark but we managed fine
this is a nice place close-in to boone and directly off the blue ridge parkway
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13. Stylish treehouse with amazing mountain views (from USD 247)

The Perch is a well-appointed treehouse with a cowboy-style appeal. Although it only has one bedroom with a queen bed, there is enough space to sleep four guests. The stylish interiors are decorated with expensive furniture such as the leather dining chairs and table for two, marble countertops in the kitchen, and the living room with its plush sofa bed, flat-screen TV, and gas fireplace. The three-piece bathroom has wheelchair access. The wrap-around deck has a covered porch that features a wooden swing and rocking chairs where you can relax and enjoy mountain views. This rental is among the 5 treehouses in an 8-acre (8.2 hectares) woodland in North Asheville.

The Perch - Treehouses of Serenity
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
244 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the amenities the decorations the comfortable beds and bathrooms the fast internet the plentiful coffee
beautiful treehouse with amazing views and comfortable bed
the bed is incredibly comfortable and a pullout couch or inflatable bed can handle a few more
not only welcoming and comfortable but the views are spectacular with wonderful porches front and back
the perch is fantastic - super cozy great views of the mountain comfortable beds everything super clean
the treehouses are a wonderful experience everything was clean and well stocked
the perch was perfect it was perfectly clean and decorated beautifully
just like new very clean
the place was super cute meticulously clean and had breathtaking views
the hosts had great recommendations for restaurants and attractions
we had a fabulous time at the perch caroline and mike were responsive and gracious hosts
caroline and mike are excellent hosts
caroline and mike were very communicative and responsive
this stay was truly one of a kind
just 12 minutes to downtown asheville makes this a great location
adorable place with a great location views were wonderful and still so close to downtown asheville
mike and caroline have built a special place
caroline & mike’s place was amazing we had a wonderful time staying at the perch
i don’t typically leave reviews but mike and caroline’s place was truly exceptional
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14. Tranquil treehouse with a loft-style bedroom (from USD 463)

This massive multi-level treehouse is fully equipped for a long-term stay. The structure is elevated and built around a tree with its parts adding to the beauty of the interiors. The wrap-around deck with a light handrail overlooks the forest. The main floor features a dining table for two, a fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, a living room, a TV, and an indoor/outdoor shower. The memory foam sofa bed can sleep two extra guests. The main bed that sleeps two is in a loft-style bedroom with a turret and another bathroom. Its expansive windows allow natural light during the day, perfect for guests who want to read or just relax.

Asheville's luxury treehouse!
121 reviews  Wifi Available
Treehouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathrooms are cozy and have unique features like heated floors
(which has a turret - seriously- it was my favorite room in the house)
the treehouse was very clean and nicely decorated
immaculately clean and so many little touches made it special
the hosts are awesome and very helpful with anything you need
eva and her husband are great hosts and made sure everything was perfect
the host were super nice and gave a lot of good recommendations on places to go
eva is the most gracious and thoughtful host
i wouldn’t change a thing about and eva was an amazing host
the location is great
the location is secluded but you are only 10 minutes away from great restaurants grocery stores etc
such a great time in this beautiful place
wow the treehouse is a truly unique place
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15. Charming treehouse near Beech Mountain Ski Resort (from USD 170)

This lovely treehouse is minutes away from Beech Mountain Ski Resort, Beech Mountain downtown, and Banner Elk downtown. Enough for four guests, this treehouse has two bedrooms equipped with thick-cushioned double beds and two luxurious private bathrooms with hot showers. The entire house is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass windows so you have awesome views of the surrounding wilderness from the bedrooms, linear kitchen, dining area, and living room. There is a wrap-around deck where you can dine al fresco, grill barbecues, and relax on some loungers around a firepit. Hiking, fishing, and skiing activities are available around the area.

Enjoy the outdoors

These unique treehouses will be a stay to remember. Some units can be reached by climbing up several steps, while others require you to cross a swinging bridge. Once you reach these precious havens in North Carolina, you will surely love the location and superb amenities. Include them in your travel plans for your next outdoor adventure.

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