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[3% CashBack] Best VRBO Vacation Rentals In The Montford Area Historic District, Asheville, North Carolina - Updated 2020

[3% CashBack] Best VRBO Vacation Rentals In The Montford Area Historic District, Asheville, North Carolina - Updated 2020
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Outside of downtown Asheville, you will find the historic Montford neighborhood. With huge old trees, abundant lawns, culture, and diverse walkable architecture, Montford lifestyle will excite you. It actually offers lots of walking possibilities, from historic Riverside Cemetery to Hazel Robinson free Shakespeare Theater. Indeed, this neighborhood is historic but not static, there are always new things happening in here like a music festival, a 5k race, a tour of homes, an easter egg hunt - the list just goes on and on. And hey, they have over 250 bed and breakfasts, every home is unique and promises a memorable staycation. Check out this article and discover the best VRBO accommodations in the Montford Area Historic District, Asheville, North Carolina!

1. Private cottage in the historic neighborhood (from USD 259)

Situated in a beautiful and historic neighborhood, this 1940’s charming cottage is built and designed with love as the owner himself is an Architect. It is your oasis just minutes away from the lively downtown and UNCA. Within a mile to the Interstate, you’ll find tons of restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops, and microbreweries. Coziness and comfort pervade in the entire and even outside the home, from wood floors and windows to under mature trees and lush landscaping. It is somehow classic but provides modern comforts, from the fully equipped kitchen to satellite TV to WiFi and more.

Walk to Downtown Asheville, Montford Historic District, on quiet alleyway.
13 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
No the parking is too difficult to use
The decor was cozy and comfortable
It might be OK with a much smaller car
the kitchen is cozy and comfortable bathrooms are basic but workable
I give it one star because there is off street parking
Cleanliness:
(and I was VERY careful)
And it was very clean
The guest house is clean
It was very quiet comfortable and had everything we needed Greenlife and Trader Joe's are within walking distance
Host:
Even when he left town he made sure we knew where he'd be and who to contact otherwise
close to everything Cottage well equipped and owner family was very attentive to our needs
Our hosts were friendly and accommodating and the cottage is very well appointed
The property owner was easily contacted and responded promptly
We're so thankful the cottage was available as we made our transition to Asheville
Location:
In beautiful historic district There are restaurants nearby and groceries just a few blocks away
It is in a quiet location in a walkable neighborhood close to downtown
It's eight minutes walking to the Grove Arcade and a few more minutes to anywhere downtown
Great wifi Easy walk to downtown
It's in a wonderful and historic neighborhood close to downtown yet
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2. Home with amazing curios from all over the world (from USD 149)

In a wonderful neighborhood, you’ll find this cute home which promises comfort all the way. The apartment is charming and has a good layout, it is well-lighted and filled with colorful stuff from all over the world, which makes this home unique from everyone else. Downtown Asheville is just a short walking distance away, where you can explore the beauty of the town easily. It features a cozy living area, kitchenette, comfortable bathroom, and bedroom. If your day is not complete without caffeine, good news, the coffee machine is also available.

Beautiful Curated 2 Bedroom Suite 1.5 miles to the Center of Asheville
30 reviews
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
And the chocolates on the bed
Nice to have space with 2 bedrooms
Had a wonderful time in this cozy apartment in historic Montford
and I'm admittedly pretty picky
The suite is very comfortable and decorated beautifully with hand painted furniture and dried flowers
Cleanliness:
The unit is exceptionally clean
the linens (both sheets and towels) were clean and of good quality
Very clean Comfortable couch and bed
so it isn't realistically "walkable" to downtown
make-up remover towelettes and all sorts of other "extras" in case you forgot them (in addition to a blow dryer and iron/ironing board)
Host:
The owner was there to greet us with a warm smile great recommendations and answers to any questions we had
They have a very sweet dog we got to meet
Great location and fabulous accommodations Alexis and colin were great hosts
We didn't have a chance to meet the owner as she was out of town but
very spacious and comfortable Alexis was a great host and made the whole process simple and efficient Would love to return and stay here again
Location:
Traveled to Asheville to enjoy some biking and other area activities
This property is quiet but mere minutes from downtown/everything
The area is charming and full of mansions so fun to walk the neighborhood
The location was really nice and enjoyed the historic neighborhood
We enjoyed the quiet neighborhood and not being far from downtown Asheville Perfect size for the 3 of us
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3. Modern apartment with entertainment (from USD 129)

This wonderful apartment’s exquisite decor celebrates modernity, with outstanding amenities included, this rental is truly a top notch. In this home, your pleasure is their top priority, evident from the entertainment facilities available, from two huge flat-screen TVs which include Roku Players with HBO, Showtime, Netflix and other channels, to board games and books. It also features all the necessities you need to make your stay more comfortable, from toaster to Keurig coffee maker and a kitchenette with available cooking utensils.

Spacious Apartment w/Deck, Quiet, Totally Private, Short Walk Downtown
54 reviews
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment provides all the comforts of home
There was nothing we lacked
modern comfortable and affordable Great location
but without the hustle and bustle
The property is quiet and private although it's in a shared building
Cleanliness:
It was also spotlessly clean and extremely comfortable
and it was so relaxing and nice
Our Uber drivers were some of the best parts of the trip; friendly chatty and each one unique
Host:
They were also super responsive When we accidentally tripped a breaker
LuLu and Matt are great hosts
She was thoroughly knowledgeable about Asheville's downtown and gave us some great tips on restaurants things to do & the best piece of advice:
Lulu met us as we arrived and gave a lovely tour of the Hideaway which was a truly comfortable gem of a home away from home
It was great to have a spacious beautifully decorated condo with a kitchen so that we could enjoy some meals without going out Lulu and Matt were very responsive to our questions
Location:
An easy walk to town but located in a nice quiet neighborhood
We were looking for a place within walking distance of the downtown galleries and shops and this certainly fit that requirement
We loved being in a beautiful neighborhood very close to downtown
The location and house could not be more perfect
We had a great time walking down to the shops and restaurants nearby and it was a perfect central location for our touring during the day Thanks for a great stay
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4. Remodeled and refurnished rental (from USD 100)

Located on a peaceful one-way surrounded by mature trees, this newly remodeled and furnished rental offers a luxurious vacation for every traveler. How would you like a cup of hot coffee or a glass of wine on the patio overlooking the grassy yard every morning, splendid right? It encourages you to venture out, from here, you’ll have easy access to The River Arts Districts for culture, music, art, and food; or would you like to take the LaZoom city tour, brewery tour, or hike the Blue Ridge Parkway? Everything you need is here, from the huge flat-screen TV to WiFi to cable to Netflix and more.

Walk to downtown Asheville from this newly renovated 1902 studio!
2 reviews
studio 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable king-size bed large sofa TVs and walk-in
I hope that Carol's place is available because I would not hesitate to have the opportunity to call it home once again
She stayed in touch to make sure I had everything that I needed to make my stay comfortable
I relocated to Asheville and was fortunate to find this perfect apartment while I looked for long-term housing
It all works together in perfect harmony to create an extremely peaceful and restful place to call home for as long as you need
Cleanliness:
The apartment was beautifully decorated and had everything I needed full kitchen updated appliances
Host:
the owner was so welcoming and friendly
the neighbors were very friendly and welcoming
Location:
There is a jogging/walking path that starts a couple of blocks from the apartment which is perfect for walking or running
It is also just a five minute freeway ride to West Asheville which every visitor must experience as well
The location is as good as it gets in Asheville
The unit is close enough to walk to all the restaurants
I have nothing but great things to say about the six weeks I spent at Carol's place Her attention to detail in the design of this guesthouse is something I appreciated on a daily basis
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5. A stunner with modern amenities (from USD 309)

The location alone of this accommodation is superb, with possibilities of hiking and just a short walking distance to downtown Asheville, this is really a good choice to stay. The rental is spacious, which was renovated in 2017 and now equipped with contemporary necessities, from TV to coffee maker to oven to kitchen utensils and more. It features an open floor plan, great hardwood floors, granite kitchen, and stainless steel appliances - all of which added to the beauty of the home.

Modern Amenities & Complete Comfort in Montford!
7 reviews
condo 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen had all the basic items needed to cook or clean
The bedrooms were filled with pillows and blankets
The house is full of unexpected amenities in every room
she had one shipped from Amazon & it was waiting at the front door the day of our check in
This condo is so beautiful we wanted to buy one of our own Brand
Cleanliness:
The bathrooms had towels and toiletries
Host:
Libby was a very good host
new extremely clean fully stocked with great extra's
dealing with the owner Libby was easy & pleasant
Libby was very responsive and easy to work with
She gets right back to you if you need anything & is so genuinely caring & helpful
Location:
Plus the location is ideal for exploring Asheville just minutes from downtown and easy access to the highway to get to the Blue Ridge Parkway and various state parks
We enjoyed many nice lunches and dinner downtown --
is less than a 15 minute walk away
The property was just as advertised
specifically Chestnut Early Girl Eatery Market Place Bouchon (classic French bistro) and Posana We often attended the author readings at Malaprops on Tuesdays at 6 pm
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6. Updated historic and pet-friendly cottage (from USD 240)

Everything you could ask for a great staycation is already here at this new and wonderful updated cottage. It could be the oldest home in Asheville, but don’t underestimate the modern amenities and comforts it offers, from pantry items to entertainment facilities. And yes, they have a private chef ready to serve you on special occasions even in ordinary days. If you want to be submerged more in the culture and tradition of Asheville, downtown is just around the corner where culinary and brewery scenes are waiting for you to explore.

Updated Historic Cottage, Walk to Downtown, Pet Friendly, Free Parking
121 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The front porch swing is magical
Pictures do not do it justice Very comfortable
tubed and climbed our way through the beautiful outdoors
Cozy comfortable full of amenities and
We had everything we needed and the place was cozy and comfortable Very well-supplied kitchen if you want to eat in
Cleanliness:
The house is as described and beautifully appointed and exceptionally decorated
The house was sweet and inviting and our family (+pup)
The house had everything we needed
Host:
The owner responded very quickly to a small issue we had; she was welcoming and resolved the problem quickly
A VERY nice historic home
It was so easy to communicate with the hosts as our plans continuously changed and they made everything so easy
Very well appointed clean and cozy owner is nearby and will greet you upon your arrival Nice personal touch and lives only few houses away
This home is as close to downtown as it gets
Location:
The location is perfect--it's easy to walk to downtown and explore the Montford neighborhood
it is an easy walk to neighborhood restaurants and downtown
You could walk to so many different fun sights and restaurants
It is an easy walk into town and sits in a historic neighborhood
We were steps from beautiful downtown and an easy drive to the Blue Ridge Parkway
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7. Spacious and cozy rental close to everything

Spacious Montford Apartment’s location is top notch. Everything is within a short walking distance, from downtown to Grove Arcade to Chai Pani to All Souls Pizza - all of which is just a maximum of 25 minutes’ walk away. The whole house is full of charm, the interior is cute with lots of light, and well-facilitated, from the cozy bedroom to convertible couch to cookware and coffee maker. The environment is peaceful, so don’t worry, your relaxation will not be compromised.

Walk to Downtown -- Spacious Montford Apartment
200 Courtland Pl
Apartment 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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8. A place which offers all that you need

Take your vacation on the next level by staying at this cool accommodation, close to happenings of downtown Asheville. This rental is a combination of rustic charm and modern necessities, from a cozy living room to huge TV with direct Apple TV and plenty of seating. The modern kitchen is well equipped with everything you need for food preparation. What’s more, the balcony and outdoor grill are also available where you can relax and enjoy.

Luxury Weekend Getway
100 Hibriten Dr
2 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

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9. Award-winning renovated home with modern comforts

Winner of “Griffin Award” for historical restoration, this accommodation is a combination of modern comforts and old world charm. The whole home is luxuriously decorated with a great contemporary art collection, plus all furniture and fixtures were replaced, which means more comfort, from the living room to kitchen to Jacuzzi - everything is all brand new. If you want to be immersed in the culture and cuisine of the place, well, Asheville’s downtown is just a five-minute walk.

Updated Historic Bungalow in Montford, Asheville
12 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The master bathroom has a jacuzzi bathtub and a wonderful shower with travertine shower walls
The bedding is lush with with top quality sheets and pillows
was the highlight of our time in Asheville
The beds are very comfortable
The front porch was my favorite place because it was so peaceful and pretty
Cleanliness:
I can't say enough good things
This very attractive house is spacious and well appointed
Host:
Rebecca was warm welcoming helpful and flexible
The property mgr Rebecca was very helpful and responsive to our questions
The manager Rebecca is super sweet communicated quickly and made sure I had everything I needed
The owners Frank and Jane are extremely nice and helpful Their restored home is very tastefully decorated but not overdone andhas beautiful wooden floors
My husband and I spent three wonderful months at this lovely home
Location:
A great house in a great location
The neighborhood is lush quiet and walk-able to many places to eat or shop
This property is in a quiet attractive neighborhood
and it is also a modest walk to many attractions
This house is lovely Great location-- because you can walk to the downtown area
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10. Spacious home exuding elegance

Elegance and comfort pervade in the entire accommodation, which was decorated in a bohemian style home. The ambiance is so relaxing which can make you feel at home. You’ll be in minutes to downtown Asheville where a wide range of culinary delights and arrays are waiting. It provides everything you are looking for a wonderful stay, from cozy bedrooms to well-equipped kitchen to internet to TV and games. A lovely garden is also available - a good spot to think your next escapades in town.

Historic Montford house Sleeps 10 ! 5 Beds/3 bathrooms -Walk to downtown
16 reviews
House 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
While I have not stayed at this property I wanted to leave a glowing review of the management
It had great communal rooms and very comfortable bedrooms
Plenty of social spaces (indoor and outdoor) plus very comfortable beds and amazing bathrooms
The house was perfect for our needs with plenty of room for everyone
I don't think the pictures do this place
Cleanliness:
We had plenty of space for 10 girls with big bathrooms and comfortable sleeping areas and lounging spots
Host:
beds comfortable neighborhood quiet Christopher was very accommodating and easy to communicate with
The yard with the fire pit was awesome
Loved our stay Very comfortable and clean Could use some better stemware and glassware options Shower soap and Kleenex would have been nice as well Would definitely recommend this property to a...
We slept 10 people very comfortably and had everything we needed Fire pit was wonderful
and I was welcome to contact the owners
Location:
and I hope to get a chance to stay at this beautiful property at a later date
It is located in a historic neighborhood convenienly near downtown with a lot of character and the house is very charming
Beautiful old house fully renovated within walking distance to downtown
- it's so nicely decorated and creates a really tranquil environment for a group of women looking to get away
I would definitely recommend this house if you are looking for a large house within walking distance to town
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Historic but not static

Looks like there are tons of things that Montford Area Historic District offers, from old trees to historic sites to houses to activities and even friendly locals, indeed, this place can consider a refuge. It’s now time to stay at this historic but not static neighborhood!

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