10 Best Yurts In North Carolina, USA - Updated 2021

yurts in north carolina

No matter what you are after - mountains, beaches, lakes, historic mansions, or lighthouses, North Carolina has it all. Situated in the southeastern region of the United States, North Carolina is one of the most populous states in the US. Visitors planning a vacation to the region can find some of the best museums here, take a stroll around one of the many Civil War sites, go surfing at the Outer Banks, and admire the works of nature at Clingan’s Dome or the Pisgah National Forest. If you want to nestle in the lap of nature, the best way to do so is by staying in a yurt. Check out some of the best yurts in North Carolina, USA.

1. A home away from home

Live the country life in a yurt. This yurt, tucked away on a 100-acre (40-hectare) farm, is the perfect place to go on a hiking or a biking adventure during your time. It is spacious enough to sleep up to four adults and comes with a full kitchen with all the amenities you need to prepare your meals.

For guests’ entertainment, the yurt provides a flat-screen TV. If you want to explore the neighborhood attractions, check out the Walnut Island River Park, Wild Harmony Hiking Trail Park, and Alexander Mountain Bike Park.

Charming Yurt on Country Farm
Marshall, North Carolina, United States
418 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it got down into the 20's one night but the space heater and fireplace kept the place warm
the bed on the main floor is super comfortable with the softest sheets i’ve ever slept in
great getaway with plenty of privacy surrounded by bamboo hills ducks and horses we were secluded and extremely comfortable
the beds were comfortable and she provides toiletries if you need them
the bathroom is very nice and spacious - we had everything we needed and then some
very clean and cozy
it was sparkling clean and comfortable
everything was sparkling clean & super comfy
everything was so clean and perfect
the yourt was clean cozy and had everything you could think of
also anna and marco were outstanding hosts
anna was a great host who responded quickly to questions and provided very detailed and accurate information
my stay at the yurt was wonderful anna was kind and hospitable
you won't regret it the yurt farm animals and especially the hosts make it the perfect getaway
anna and marco are excellent hosts
the location was so pretty and peaceful
wonderful space and outstanding location and hosts
marshall is a nice town with the river running through it and asheville is close enough
great location amazing host
it is located way back on the property so it was so nice and quiet
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2. A quaint yurt on a farm (from USD 75)

Nestled on a 10-acre (4 hectares) farm, this yurt is located 18 miles (28 km) from Asheville. It comes with a double bed, giving it the capacity to accommodate two guests easily. It also comes with a spacious deck area, complete with a small table and chairs, which makes it a pleasant space to enjoy a cup a coffee or a meal.

The kitchen in the yurt comes with a mini-refrigerator, a coffeemaker, a sink, and other basic amenities and the bathroom features a toilet area and a shower. Along with all this, guests can enjoy a grill and a firepit.

Holmes Farm Yurt
Leicester, North Carolina, United States
169 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(highly recommend) we were able to cook breakfast and have coffee with amazing views every morning
everything was perfect the property is a lovely cozy plot tucked away in nature with incredible views
no service or wifi out there for us so it was perfect to disconnect for a few days
we enjoyed the comfy bed grilling out amazingly hot shower and star gazing from the hot tub
everything was clean it was nice not having wifi and disconnecting for a while
the yurt was very clean and well stocked with small appliances/dishes
it was very clean the full kitchen abilities and attached bathroom made things so easy and convenient
i loved this yurt very clean and had everything i needed and more
even if it is considered a glorified tent the place extremely clean
there were friendly family out on the yurt farm who told us about the hop farm
the holmes family is incredibly welcoming and friendly
the dogs were all so friendly and the yurt was everything we hoped for
excellent a wonderful place with great host we can't wait to return
hosts were great people and even left us fresh eggs from the chickens when we arrived
cute and comfy place to stay
beautiful location kitchen had everything we needed
a really great experience and very close to the asheville area
the land is beautiful great location in the mountains thats off the highway very quiet and peaceful
cozy quiet and scenic a great place to unwind and not too far from downtown asheville
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3. A modern yurt with a hot tub (from USD 118)

Fitted with a double bed, this yurt is cozy and comfortably accommodates a couple. Although the yurt is nestled in the heart of nature, it doesn’t miss out on any amenities. The kitchen area comes with all the modern amenities, enough to cook your meals, and the yurt also provides a hot tub and a private bath area.

Located 15 to 20 minutes from Asheville, you’ll get to enjoy the seclusion the woods offer. The Mountains-to-Sea Trail and the Blue Ridge Parkway are just a hop away from the yurt.

Namaste Yurt, best of both worlds
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
148 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was good thank god
even with simms help we had a weak reception for cable but wifi and cell service were strong
cool yurt nice hot tub fun dirt road to drive up on really lovely interior and mini kitchen
just enough room for two people to spread out and enjoy the beautiful scenery
clean well appointed
everything was clean and comfortable
cleanliness was good overall some areas could use additional cleaning
very clean and accommodations were great
the yurt was clean and well set for a comfy stay
easy fix once we reached out tot he owner
loved the setting and the yurt--hosts were helpful in directing us to restaurants in area
simms is a great host and very accommodating
simms was an amazing host letting us book short notice
simms was a friendly host who made sure our stay was comfortable and easy-going
the location was nice
great place to stay near asheville
very beautiful and intimate location
the location was wonderful: close to asheville yet a bit into the mountains
great location secluded and beautiful scenery
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4. A yurt offering a modern experience (from USD 72)

This traditional and charming yurt offers a classic yurt experience amidst a natural setting. It provides warmth and electricity, along with a cafe and a meditation center. The yurt comes with a double bed, enough to accommodate two people. With the small, circular opening in the yurt’s roof, guests can enjoy falling asleep watching the night sky and waking up listening to the chirping birds. There is also a table and a bench by the yurt where you can sit and chitchat with your person, or enjoy a nice cup of coffee with a meal.

Robbinsville, North Carolina, United States
192 reviews
Private room in yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
liz provides coffee and tea and the entire facility is peaceful and relaxing
the bed was super comfortable
my sister and i had a comfortable stay
very clean and cozy
bathrooms are shared but super clean there is plenty to do at the heart center
the facilities are extremely clean and the grounds are beautiful
the yurt was clean and comfortable
the yurt was small clean quiet and peaceful which was perfect for our weekend get away
liz was a great host
liz is an awesome host
the hosts were very hospitable and friendly
liz is an amazing host
liz was an awesome host
very quiet and beautiful location
the location is amazing and close to fontana dam and several great hikes
this place is amazing and great location
great location very comfortable and clean
pretty nice showering place close to many hiking and overlook points
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5. A cozy Mongolian yurt offering a glamping experience (from USD 69)

This cozy Mongolian yurt, nestled in Robbinsville, is decorated with hand-painted artwork and is surrounded by lush greenery. With two single beds and one double bed, the yurt has the capacity to sleep up to four guests, for a relaxing experience. Guests can make use of the hammock or sit on the deck and enjoy the open skies and nature all around. A firepit and a meditation center are also by the yurt.

Experience the feel of glamping in Authentic Yurt!
Robbinsville, North Carolina, United States
128 reviews
Private room in yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really high roof with two great beds inside a table chairs and even ac
beds were comfy and the skylight added a nice touch
easy comfortable and clean all the amenities were all there
the showers were very clean and the coffee was fresh and delicious in the morning
clean calm and beautiful setting
it was clean and well-apportioned
clean bathrooms/restrooms in the gym opens 24x7
it’s super comfortable and clean
her property was absolutely beautiful and everything was spotless
liz and her staff are welcoming and thoughtful
liz was an outstanding host
very accommodating friendly and made us feel like we were at home
great energy thanks to great hosts
liz was a wonderful and gracious host
love the location and getting away from it all
beautiful location with divine mountain energy
the location in the middle of the woods is very beautiful and peaceful
great place to stay convenient location to a lot of great places
wonderful location- in the middle of nature
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6. A cozy Mongolian yurt in Mars Hill

This Mongolian yurt nestled amidst nature offers modern amenities to make you feel like you are in a home away from home. It comes with a bathroom, a full kitchen, a wood stove, and a private hot tub. The yurt sits in the middle of a 20-acre (8-hectare) farm and is surrounded by ponds, forest, greenery, and everything else that nature offers.

Cozy Yurt in the Blue Ridge near Asheville, NC
Mars Hill, North Carolina, United States
300 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed drinking coffee and having breakfast on the deck each morning with a beautiful backdrop
slow easy mornings having breakfast and coffee on the deck
this is glamming at its finest so comfortable with a gorgeous view
the bed is comfortable and had plenty of blankets and good pillows
relaxed in the hot tub before bed each night
clean cozy and has everything that you need for a great stay
it was comfy and very clean
the yurt was clean comfortable and so accommodating
the yurt is very clean and special
the yurt is clean peaceful and lovely the hot tub is amazing
thoughtful hosts exceptional airbnb
ginny is a great host
the owners are amazing and absolutely hospitable
the host ginny is so genuine and friendly
ginny was a great host and showed us around the farm and greenhouse
we love the location and the beauty of this beautiful farm and yurt
this is a beautiful space in a gorgeous location and ginny is a wonderful host
this place is truly awesome
very unique place and experience and we will definitely do it again
it is also a perfect place to stay if you want to visit asheville
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7. A yurt offering a tranquil experience

You’ll feel serene when you take a vacation in this yurt. You will stay in the heart of nature, while also being able to access all the yurt amenities. It is cozy and equipped with a bed, a futon, a bathroom, an indoor fireplace, a kitchen, a patio, and a hot tub. Although the location is amidst nature, it is close to popular landmarks, including the Biltmore, the North Carolina Arboretum, and the Pisgah National Forest.

Serenity Yurt
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
180 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed and all the modern amenities book today
it even had wifi thank you simms
the whole experience from the yurt kitchen scenic view sleeping accommodations hot tub and electronics was amazing
comfortable bed adequate bathroom small kitchen with microwave & coffee maker
it was quite comfortable and very well stock
very clean helpful host great time
the yurt was clean except for a lot of spider webs that need to be vacuumed out
very clean and close to all asheville has to offer
the yurt is clean and comfortable everything you really need
everything about serenity yurt was exceptional the accommodation was very clean and more spacious than the pictures show
timely and helpful communications with host
simms was a great host and very accessible
simms was responsive when we had questions after arrival
simms was a gracious host and was happy to answer any inquiries or questions i had
the yurt was great simms gave a lot of helpful information ahead of time
nice getaway location very close to asheville
close to fun hiking
the location was perfect
beautiful location and living space
great location that combines a beautiful outdoor experience with a close proximity to asheville attractions
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8. A cozy yurt, surrounded by lush greenery

A magical retreat in North Carolina, this yurt will make you go on a complete digital detox. Perfect for two, the newly built yurt is ideally located adjacent to the stream, while acres of lush forest surrounds it. The yurt has a separate kitchen and a bathroom with all the basic amenities guests will need during their stay.

The yurt is squeaky clean and it is nestled in one of the coves in the region, known for being a biodiverse place. There are beautiful scenic attractions close by, such as Lake Louise Park, Vance Birthplace, Craven Gap Trail, and more.

Magical Yurt @ Sugar Creek Sanctuary
Weaverville, North Carolina, United States
112 reviews
Yurt 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plus a fan atop to help circulate the air
room is beautiful and filled with good energy
the room truly is magical
the outdoor kitchen was great we cooked a lot with the toaster oven
i want to decorate my own living room to look just like it
- large clean and cozy bed
the space was clean and very comfortable
the bathroom was also clean and we appreciated the towels (not all hosts provide them)
the room was spotlessly clean and the temperature was perfect
and for being outdoors the kitchen was very clean
alex is a welcoming host and the yurt is so cool
alex was friendly and approachable
alex is a great host and made sure i had everything i needed
a great host and amazing space
alexander was a great host; he was so welcoming and accommodating
the location was perfect for me
loved the serenity of the location
great unique place off the beaten path
otherwise the place is a woodsy paradise
this is the perfect place to stay during a trip to asheville
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9. A yurt located on a family farm

If you are looking for a place to temporarily zone out, this is the place to be. Nestled close to Asheville, this yurt, perfect for four, is right in the heart of the mountain wilderness. It comes with three beds, a bathroom, and a kitchen space, making it the perfect location for a family getaway.

There are beautiful gardens right outside the yurt, with deep forest hiking trails behind the yurt. There is also the Charles D Owen Park, Tanbark Ridge Overlook, and the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area, all located close to the yurt.

Red Sky Yome
Swannanoa, North Carolina, United States
292 reviews
Yurt 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no cell service (tmobile) but wifi signal was strong
great amenities is the kitchen
it has some great amenities-hot shower a little kitchen area with coffee maker toaster oven fridge & more
nice cozy yome in a quiet spot with excellent views
comfortable and cozy space heater was a must over the chilly nights
the space is clean and fun and quiet
very clean and comfortable with a rustic feel
the yome was beautiful clean and stocked with everything we could possibly need
everest was a lovely host
no traffic noise everest was a great host and happy to answer questions and chat
beautiful place kind host highly recommended
everest was super helpful with where to go and even showed us around their property
everest was wonderfully cordial host who provided friendly assistance whenever we needed it
serene and beautiful location
adventure awaits a wonderful location
very nice location close to asheville to eat out
also your near quite a few awesome places
prime location for some good ol' glamping perfect for what we needed
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10. A cozy yurt, perfect for a couple

Located within a private 2.5-acre (1-hectare) nature reserve, this yurt provides comfort, along with a touch of luxury. It comes with a futon and a double bed, perfectly accommodating up to four guests or a couple. The acres of land the yurt is situated on is surrounded by woodlands, with a walking trail along a creek, as well as a natural spring.

The small kitchen features very the basic amenities needed to make a small meal or a coffee. Guests can check out nearby attractions, such as Southern Distilling Company, Zootastic Park, and the Fort Dobbs Historic Site, among others.

S.S. Yurt Glamping Warm and Romantic
Statesville, North Carolina, United States
92 reviews
Yurt 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was very please with wi-fi service i'm a t
very neat yurt super cozy and just the right amount of amenities
the space heaters provided plenty of warmth and the fleece linens were a wonderful touch to keep warm
we really liked the air conditioning dog was able to stay with us a big plus
i enjoyed spending the day painting at the picnic table
a really fun and amazing place that is clean and comfortable
the whole place is kept really clean and there is a really nice vibe to it
convenient port-a-potty for night trips but go to the house to access a sparkling clean bathroom for no
if you're looking for a lovely peaceful clean and soul resting place to stay look no further
this place was magical we enjoyed every moment everything was clean and comfortable with a very relaxed feel
we highly recommend this host and the yurt stay
the hosts were very sweet and provided everything we needed and more
the hosts are very informative and friendly
the hosts were welcoming and friendly to all of us
great stay the host were very attentive
enjoyed the relaxing vibe at themis country location
excellent place if you need to get away from the city this is a perfect place to go to
a great place to get away from it all
it was secluded and peaceful close to hiking and state parks
what a beautiful place to spend the weekend
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Immerse yourself in nature's beauty in North Carolina

These yurts in North Carolina are an amazing opportunity to enjoy the outdoors of the region. Staying in a yurt is one of the best ways to forget about the chaos that modern life offers and simply unwind, relax, and rejuvenate your soul.

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Born in Mumbai and brought up in Bangalore, India, Aarti is a full-time freelance writer by profession. She is a lover of everything the ‘blue dot’ offers—world cultures, off-the-beaten tracks,...Read more

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