The 15 Best Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals (1 to 4+ Bedrooms)

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Located just south of Boone, Blowing Rock is a tourism-driven North Carolina mountain town known as the “Crown of the Blue Ridge Mountains.”

The town was named after The Blowing Rock attraction, a unique geological formation that offers spectacular views of the surrounding scenery.

People come to see The Blowing Rock as well as other major attractions, including Mystery Hill, Tweetsie Railroad, and the historic downtown area (which has its own host of activities).

Blowing Rock is also just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, which gives you easy access to a plethora of scenic spots and awesome day trips.

Whatever draws you to the charming mountain town, there are plenty of cabin rentals nearby to choose from when you make your visit.

To help you find the best places to stay in Blowing Rock, we’ve compiled a list of the best cabin rentals in Blowing Rock NC, with options ranging from one to four-plus bedrooms.

Read on to find your perfect Blowing Rock cabin rental, and start planning your next trip to the NC High Country!

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Best Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals NC Guide

  1. Trout Retreat (Sleeps 4)
  2. Algonquin Cottage (Sleeps 4)
  3. Bear Bungalow (Sleeps 4)
  4. Copper Springs (Sleeps 4)
  5. Charming Log Cabin (Sleeps 6)
  6. Whispering Pines (Sleeps 4)
  7. Creekside Cottage (Sleeps 4)
  8. Alpine Cottage (Sleeps 4)
  9. Treetop Cabin (Sleeps 6)
  10. Cabin with Mountain Views (Sleeps 7)
  11. Mountain View Home (Sleeps 8)
  12. Aspen Overlook (Sleeps 8)
  13. Mountain Vistas at Eagles Nest (Sleeps 10)
  14. Charming Historic Family Home (Sleeps 10)
  15. Rustic-Chic Log Cabin (Sleeps 10)

 

1 Bedroom Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals

Trout Retreat -Blowing Rock cabins rentals NC

1. Trout Retreat

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 9.9 miles

975 sq. ft

Sleeps 4 • 1 BR • 2 BA

Reservations: VRBO

Situated on 21 acres of land just minutes away from the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Trout Retreat is an ideal spot for nature lovers and North Carolina bird watchers.

Its name was inspired by Elk Creek, the stocked trout stream that runs directly behind the Blowing Rock cabin rental. So as you can imagine, this is a very popular rental for fishermen!

There’s one bedroom and two bathrooms, and up to four guests can sleep comfortably between the king-sized bed and sleeper sofa.

A full kitchen awaits to assist with all your cooking needs, and there’s a stone gas fireplace that creates a cozy atmosphere for guests to enjoy.

There’s also another cabin located on this property, which can be rented in conjunction with this one. So this rental is great for either a quiet romantic getaway for two or possibly a multi-family vacation.

Amenities

The cabin has a spacious screened-in porch and deck with picnic tables. There’s also a brand new 17-jet hot tub, where you can relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of the gurgling creek.

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Algonquin Cottage - Blowing Rock North Carolina cabin rentals

2. Algonquin Cottage

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3.2 miles

572 sq. ft

Sleeps 4 • 1 BR • 1 BA

Reservations: VRBO

The Algonquin Cottage is located in the Yonahlossee Resort, which is dotted with towering hardwood trees, rhododendron, and a colorful array of North Carolina wildflowers.

The resort is surrounded on three sides by Moses H. Cone Memorial Park and Julian Price Memorial Park, providing easy access to over 7,000 acres of land to explore.

It’s also under 4 miles from downtown, where you can enjoy all sorts of shops and restaurants in Blowing Rock NC.

Inside the cabin, you’re welcomed with a charming, cozy atmosphere. There’s a stone fireplace and flat-screen TV in the living room, and basic appliances and cooking supplies in the kitchen.

Air conditioning and heating are available throughout the cabin, as well as Wi-Fi.

Amenities

The Algonquin Cottage is conveniently located near multiple snow skiing and snow tubing resorts.

Other nearby attractions including Tweetsie Railroad and the Daniel Boone Native Gardens, so it’s a great choice for a vacation any time of the year.

Your reservation includes a $50 Gift Certificate toward dinner at the award-winning Gamekeeper Restaurant. If your stay is 7 nights or longer, you’ll receive a $100 gift certificate!

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Bear Bungalow - Blowing Rock NC cabin rental

3. Bear Bungalow

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 0.9 miles

Sleeps 4 • 1 BR • 1 BA

Reservations: VRBO

Located just one mile from Main Street in Blowing Rock, the Bear Bungalow is incredibly close to all the action but still has plenty of privacy thanks to a thick rhododendron grove.

When you approach the Blowing Rock cabin rental, you’re warmly welcomed by the bears “Beulah” and “Buford,” which were hand-carved from western ponderosa pine by Chris Smart. 

Created by a professional interior designer, the entire bungalow has unique features and decor. There’s leather upholstery, coordinated colors and fabrics, solid wood tables, and even “hibernating bear” end tables.

The cabin offers one bedroom, one bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen. There’s also a living area with a wood-burning fireplace, 32″ HDTV, and a Bose surround sound entertainment system.

Amenities

From the living area, you can walk through the French doors to find yourself on a large private deck where you can enjoy soaking in the hot tub, cooking on the grill, or just relaxing in the seating area. 

There’s also a fenced backyard, which is great for travelers with pets. Just keep in mind that the owners ask that only mature dogs weighing under 15 pounds are brought along for the trip.

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Copper Springs - VRBO Blowing Rock NC

4. Copper Springs

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 6.9 miles

700 sq. ft

Sleeps 4 • 1 BR • 1 BA

Reservations:  VRBO

If you’re looking for a romantic getaway that’s cozy and quaint, but still has all the modern conveniences, Copper Springs could be the place for you.

The recently remodeled space offers a mountain lodge atmosphere with its wood walls and rustic decorations.

There’s a comfortable living area where you can warm up by the fire or watch TV, and a fully stocked kitchen with all the necessary appliances.

The 1 BR/1 BA cabin has heated tile flooring for those chilly Blue Ridge Mountain mornings. Air Conditioning, heating, and Wi-Fi are also available, and all linens and towels are provided.

Amenities

Outside the cabin you’ll find a private deck with a hot tub, where you can relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. 

Copper Springs is also just one mile from the Blue Ridge Parkway, and is close to both Blowing Rock, Boone, and Elk Knob State Park if you want to explore the surrounding area.

READ MORE: 20 Best Things to Do in Boone NC (Blue Ridge Parkway MM 291.8)

 

2 Bedroom Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals

Charming Log Cabin in Blowing Rock NC

5. Charming Log Cabin

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 2.9 miles

1200 sq. ft

Sleeps 6 • 2 BR • 2 BA

Reservations: VRBO

Tucked away on a mountainside far from the bustling crowds, this charming cabin provides all the peace and quiet you could ask for without being too far from the heart of Blowing Rock.

This is a true log cabin, decorated with rustic decor and wood flooring throughout. But it doesn’t sacrifice modern amenities, including a washer and dryer, Wi-Fi, and smart TVs in both the living room and downstairs bedroom. 

While the heating system keeps the cabin nice and warm, the living area also has a wood-burning stove for those extra chilly nights. 

This 2-story Blowing Rock cabin rental has a king-sized bedroom and full bath downstairs, with a queen-sized loft bedroom and half bath upstairs.

Amenities

One of our favorite areas of the cabin is the screened-in back porch.

It provides the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning or a glass of wine in the evening as you entertain yourself with Appalachian Folklore stories.

If you listen closely, you can even hear the faint sounds of a creek nearby. There’s also a grill on the porch if you want to cook up some meals rather than splurging at the local restaurants

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Whispering Pines

6. Whispering Pines

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3.3 miles

1331 sq. ft

Sleeps 4 • 2 BR • 2 BA

Reservations: VRBO

Tucked away in the log cabin community of Beau Ridge, Whispering Pines is perfect for a serene mountain retreat.

The 2 BR, 2BA rental has an open floor plan so that guests can feel connected throughout the different spaces.

Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living area make the cabin feel even more spacious and showcase spectacular views. There’s also a striking stone fireplace and a flat-screen TV for your enjoyment.

The kitchen features appliances including a refrigerator, oven, stove, and microwave, along with a dining table that seats four. Extra perks include large jetted tubs in both bathrooms. 

Amenities

The spacious back deck is arguably this rental’s main selling point, as the gorge views are breathtaking.

There’s plenty of outdoor furniture, including rocking chairs and picnic tables to lounge in and even a hot tub.

While it may be hard to pull yourself away from the captivating views, there’s plenty to do nearby if you want to explore.

Sky Valley Ziplines, Appalachian Ski Mountain, and Tweetsie Railroad are all under 10 miles away!

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Creekside Cottage

7. Creekside Cottage

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3 miles

1100 sq. ft

Sleeps 4 • 2 BR • 2 BA

Reservations: VRBO

The Creekside Cottage is known for its relaxing atmosphere and close proximity to downtown Blowing Rock and Boone.

Part of what gives the place such a serene feeling is the stream that runs along the back deck, under the hot tub, and throughout the property. 

The peaceful vibe extends inside the cabin, especially in the living room, which has comfy furniture and a cozy fireplace. 

Other spaces include a kitchen fully equipped with a microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, toaster, oven, coffee maker, and dishes/utensils. 

Both bedrooms are queen-sized, and there’s one full bath located off the main level hallway and one half-bath located off of the main level bedroom.

Amenities

Outside, the private deck features a hot tub right above the meandering stream. There’s also a fire pit nearby that’s perfect for making s’mores. Firewood and a fire starter are provided. 

If you want to venture off the property, the Mountain-to-Sea Trail can be accessed via a short hike through the forest from the cottage. Appalachian Ski Mountain, Sugar Mountain, and Beech Mountain are all just a short drive away.

This is also one of the pet-friendly Blowing Rock cabin rentals, with up to three dogs allowed to join you during your stay. 

READ MORE: The 25 Best Blue Ridge Parkway Hikes for NC Day Trips

Alpine Cottage

8. Alpine Cottage

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 2.9 miles

Sleeps 4 • 2 BR • 1 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

The Alpine Cottage is great for anyone visiting Blowing Rock to ski, as it’s close to lots of snow skiing hotspots.

The cottage is equipped with two bedrooms and can sleep up to 4 guests. One has an extra-large double bed, while the other has two single beds. 

In the kitchen you’ll find wood cabinets and all the appliances you could need, including a full-size refrigerator.

The living room provides the perfect place to gather, with cozy furniture focused towards the fireplace and TV.

Air conditioning is provided as well as towels, bed linens, and free Wi-Fi.

Amenities

Attached to this Blowing Rock cabin rental is a wrap-around deck with furniture to relax in while enjoying the fresh air.

The cabin’s location is a perk as well, with Grandfather Mountain State Park and Sugar Mountain Resort both under 12 miles away.

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3 Bedroom Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals

Treetop Cabin

9. Treetop Cabin

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3.1 miles

1851 sq. ft

Sleeps 6 • 3 BR • 3 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

Surrounded by some of our favorite Pisgah National Forest hiking trails, the Treetop Cabin in Blowing Rock provides the perfect home base for exploring the area.

The 3 BR, 3 BA cabin has an open floor plan, with hardwood floors and beautiful wooden vaulted ceilings. We love the cozy living space– including a fireplace, leather couch, and flat-screen TV– as well as the ping pong table in the storage area.

If you’re looking to do some cooking, the gourmet kitchen has everything you could possibly need, including stainless steel appliances and a Keurig for coffee lovers. 

This Blowing Rock cabin rental is also very family-friendly: It includes a nursery with a changing table and a high chair.

Amenities

The cabin offers two levels of covered deck space. The top level has a grill and seating for al fresco dining, while the lower level has a few chairs and a hot tub for guests to relax in.

There are a number of fun Blowing Rock attractions nearby, including High Gravity Adventures Zip Line & Aerial Park, Appalachian Ski Mountain, and Rocky Knob Mountain Bike Park.

READ MORE: 3 Great Places for Ziplining in Boone NC (and Other Aerial Adventures)

Cabin with Mountain Views

10. Cabin with Mountain Views

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 2.8 miles

1302 sq. ft

Sleeps 7 • 3 BR • 3 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

With its panoramic mountain views, luxurious amenities, and great location, this cabin is perfect for a family vacation.

There’s a king-sized bedroom, a queen-sized bedroom, and a third bedroom with a twin/full bunk bed, so up to 7 guests can sleep comfortably.

The fully equipped kitchen has bar seating for four, plus a dining table that seats an additional four guests.

Everyone can gather in the living room to watch a movie on the flat-screen TV or enjoy the crackle of the fire from the stone fireplace.

The cabin also features keyless entry, free Wi-Fi, 1,200-thread-count linens and Turkish towels, air conditioning, and an in-unit washer and dryer.

Amenities

Thanks to its unique location, this Blowing Rock cabin has spectacular views of the surrounding mountains that can be enjoyed from the spacious deck.

There’s plenty of bar seating and lounging furniture on the deck, plus a grill and a hot tub for your enjoyment.

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Mountain View Home

11. Mountain View Home

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3.7 miles

1689 sq. ft

Sleeps 8 • 3 BR • 3 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

Located just 5 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and 3.7 miles from downtown Blowing Rock, the location of the Mountain View Home is hard to beat.

The cabin’s interior provides even more incentive to book a stay, with a striking two-story wall of windows providing 24/7 views of the epic mountain scenery.

There’s cozy furniture, a flat-screen TV, and gas fireplace in the great room, which opens into the kitchen area. There you’ll find a refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, oven, stove, and toaster, along with island seating for two.

The cabin sleeps up to 8 guests, with three bedrooms that each have their own flat-screen TV and en-suite bathroom. One bedroom has an XL double bed, another has a large double bed, and the last bedroom has two double beds.

Amenities

This Blowing Rock cabin boasts a spacious wrap-around deck that provides a great spot to take in the far-reaching vistas of the North Carolina Mountains. 

Aside from enjoying the views, you can soak in the hot tub, roast marshmallows by the fire pit, or visit the Broyhill Park gazebo. It’s just a quarter of a mile away, and is close to the Glen Marie waterfall!

READ MORE: The 25 Best Blue Ridge Parkway Waterfalls in North Carolina

Aspen Overlook

12. Aspen Overlook

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 2.6 miles

1752 sq. ft

Sleeps 8 • 3 BR • 3 BA

Reservations: VRBO

Aspen Overlook is located near the top of Appalachian Ski Mountain, less than a mile from the ski slopes. It’s also just minutes from downtown Boone and Blowing Rock, so the location is one of its main selling points.

Everything you’ll need for a comfortable stay is included in the cabin, with the added bonus of the overlook’s incredible views. The stunning scenery can even be enjoyed from inside thanks to a large wall of windows.

The kitchen has all new appliances, including a refrigerator, dishwasher, stove, oven, microwave, and coffeemaker.

For rainy days (or late nights), there’s also a game room with comfy furniture, an HDTV, and a pool table.

Amenities

If you want to enjoy the breathtaking view in the fresh air, there’s a rear deck that runs the entire length of the home.

There’s also a courtyard featuring a fire pit, porch swing, outdoor seating, a grill, dining space, and even a hot tub!

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4+ Bedroom Blowing Rock Cabin Rentals

Mountain Vistas at Eagles Nest

13. Mountain Vistas at Eagles Nest

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 3.7 miles

Sleeps 10 • 4 BR • 3 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

The stylish Mountain Vistas at Eagles Nest is a newer Blowing Rock cabin rental that can sleep up to 10 guests.

Its spacious interior allows for each guest to have their privacy, while still offering plenty of spots to gather together.

There’s an open space that’s perfect for doing yoga or other exercise, two great rooms (one with a striking floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, the other with a pool table), and even an office space.

Of course, there’s also a fully equipped kitchen with sleek, modern appliances as well as bar seating for four. There’s also a dining table that seats six.

Amenities

Outside there’s two levels of decks attached to the cabin, including outdoor furniture as well as a grill and hot tub.

The far-flung views are simply breathtaking, and are sure to leave you feeling rejuvenated and inspired.

If you’re looking for a night out on the town, Blowing Rock, Boone, and Banner Elk restaurants are all under 9 miles away!

READ MORE: The 15 Best Things to Do in Banner Elk NC

Charming Historic Family Home

14. Charming Historic Family Home

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 0.7 miles

5000 sq. ft

Sleeps 10 • 6 BR • 4 BA

Reservations: Booking.com

For larger groups looking for a luxurious rental close to Blowing Rock, this Charming Historic Family Home is just under a mile from Main Street. It provides a scenic getaway with some of the best views you could ask for.

The authentic wooden interior, wood-burning fireplace, and 1940s antique decor give the cabin a unique atmosphere.

But despite the antique feel, it offers all the modern amenities you could need, including a fully equipped kitchen stocked with cookware and dishes.

The 5,000-square-foot house has six bedrooms, with some rooms having two beds. In total, the home can accommodate up to 10 guests.

There’s also a game room with a foosball table for guests to enjoy, plus Wi-Fi, cable, a washer/dryer, and linens and towels.

Amenities

The massive home offers plenty of surrounding space to relax and soak in the captivating views.

Since it’s so close to town, it’s convenient to explore downtown Blowing Rock and all the local shops and restaurants.

The Blue Ridge Parkway is just over 3 miles away, and Appalachian Ski Mountain is just under five miles.

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Rustic-Chic Log Cabin

15. Rustic-Chic Log Cabin

Distance from Downtown Blowing Rock: 6.9 miles

Sleeps 10 • 4 BR • 4 BA

Reservations: VRBO

This beautifully updated cabin sits on over an acre of mountaintop property just around the corner from Otter Falls.

It was once a Bed and Breakfast, so each bedroom has its own bathroom and there are plenty of windows for gazing out at the surrounding scenery.

There are two cozy family rooms, as well as two gas fireplaces, a cozy nook area, and plenty of TVs.

The kitchen has everything you could ask for and then some, with a gorgeous farm table, wood stove, appliances, and dishes and utensils. There’s ample dining seating for eight people.

If any younger kids are making the trip, there’s also a travel crib, high chair, and children’s toys you can use.

Amenities

There are three levels of decks attached to the cabin, where you can enjoy watching the sun as it rises and sets over the valley. 

The surrounding area also provides plenty of scenic spots to explore, with Julian Price Memorial Park, Grandfather Mountain, and Apple Hill Farm all just minutes away! -by Christina Maggitas, all photos via VRBO & Booking.com

 

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Stay on marked trails, take only pictures, pack out your trash, and be considerate of others who share the trails and parks you explore. 

Remember that waterfalls and rocky summits can be dangerous. Never try to climb waterfalls or get close to a ledge to get a selfie.

When you're exploring the wilderness, it's better to be safe than to be a statistic!

Growing up in rural south Georgia, Christina Maggitas developed a love for nature at a young age and spent the majority of her formative years outdoors. Since first visiting the Great Smokey Mountains with her family as a child, she has always admired the beauty of the Blue Ridge region and spends as much time as she can hiking north Georgia. She has a passion for writing and storytelling with the hopes of inspiring others to enjoy the great outdoors. Currently, Christina is a senior at Kennesaw State University where she is studying Journalism and Emerging Media.