Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Downtown Asheville

Take a holiday to Downtown Asheville and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and festivals. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and art, this walkable city won't disappoint. Biltmore Estate and U.S. Cellular Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Downtown Asheville

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Downtown Asheville has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • New Belgium Brewing Company (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Asheville Treetops Adventure Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Grove Park Country Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Country Club of Asheville (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Asheville's Fun Depot (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Downtown Asheville

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Downtown Asheville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aston Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Botanical Gardens at Asheville (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Beaver Lake View Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Blue Ridge National Heritage Area (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Bent Creek Experimental Forest (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • North Carolina Arboretum (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Downtown Asheville

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 11.1 mi (17.9 km) from the city centre.

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

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 Downtown:

  • Hyman Heights Historic District: 21 holiday homes
  • Grove Park- Sunset: 89 holiday homes
  • Historic Montford: 205 holiday homes
  • Biltmore Village: 22 holiday homes
  • West Asheville: 98 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 Downtown?

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

  • The Orange Peel: 1,818 holiday rentals
  • Diana Wortham Theatre: 1,805 holiday rentals
  • Altamont Theater: 1,800 holiday rentals
  • U.S. Cellular Center: 1,789 holiday rentals
  • Black Mountain College Museum: 1,792 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown 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 Condos/Apartments in Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 115 Condos/Apartments in Downtown. Our other popular types of Downtown holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 39 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 20 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 20 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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