Destination guide

Why people love visiting scenic Murphy

The mountains and riverfront provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Murphy. Travellers to this scenic city praise the casino gaming, shopping and hiking. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Murphy

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Murphy a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cherokee Cellars (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Clay's Corner (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Mountain View Marina (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Old Union Golf Course (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Crane Creek Vineyards (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Fields of the Wood Bible Park (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Murphy

Travellers enjoy Murphy for its mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Murphy. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Murphy River Walk (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Koneheta Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Hanging Dog Recreation Area (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Andrews Recreation Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Jackrabbit Campground (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Chatuge Lake (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)

Where to stay near Murphy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,206 holiday rentals near Murphy. From 676 Cabins to 676 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Murphy for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Murphy?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Murphy:

  • Tarheel: 20 holiday homes
  • Foxfire Estates: 60 holiday homes
  • Cashes Valley: 32 holiday homes
  • My Mountain: 42 holiday homes
  • Walnut Mountain: 79 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Murphy?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Murphy. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mountain View Marina: 647 holiday rentals
  • Fields of the Wood Bible Park: 790 holiday rentals
  • Hanging Dog Recreation Area: 778 holiday rentals
  • Murphy Trussel: 757 holiday rentals
  • Koneheta Park: 782 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Murphy listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Murphy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 676 Cabins in Murphy. Our other popular types of Murphy holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 676 holiday houses
  • Houses: 407 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 37 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Murphy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 64 holiday homes with pool available in Murphy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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