Find a welcoming property from $115 per night by exploring the 216 options featured in Highlands. By directly analyzing these accommodations, HomeToGo highlights the most economical offers as well as the highest rated vacation homes in Highlands.
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Popular Rental Amenities in Highlands
Use filters and find an accommodation fitting your needs among all of the properties in Highlands. You can easily search and find a property matching your criteria in Highlands if you can't imagine a vacation without internet or you never miss an episode of your favorite show, as most accommodations provide "internet" and "TVs." Three amenities that are not common are "Jacuzzis," "saunas," and "cribs."
The Weather in Highlands
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The above is a climate diagram for Highlands. During July, maximum temperatures go up to more than 84° January is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 26°. The rainiest month is March while the driest month is October.
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Accommodations for your vacation in Highlands
Users who are searching for hotel rooms in Highlands will have plenty of options to choose from, as they are the most typical accommodation option there. Additionally, the average size of hotel rooms in Highlands is 310 ft² with a median price of $250 a night. Furthermore, the majority of hotel rooms in Highlands can welcome 3 people, which makes it a wonderful vacation spot for couples and small groups. If you are interested in a different accommodation type, you may want to have a look at bed & breakfast rentals, which are the other most frequent type of accommodation in Highlands. The average size of bed & breakfast rentals in Highlands is 4,590 ft², and the average price is $349 a night.
High in Highlands, North Carolina, a vacation rental awaits
Named Highlands for its towering elevation at over 4,000 feet, this incorporated North Carolina town sits pretty on a plateau inside the Nantahala National Forest. Visit this year-round destination and scale lovely Mountain Laurel in spring, or enjoy fall's changing colors and winter's celebrations. Comfy cabin rentals and vacation homes are aplenty.
Where to find the best food in Highlands?
International foodies will be spoiled for choice in Highlands. German and Cajun specialties await at Wolfgang's Restaurant & Wine Bistro. You could also try Cyprus International Cuisine, where diners can tuck into dishes from as far as Italy and the Adriatic, India, Japan, Lebanon, and the Caribbean. For American cuisine with Asian influences, and a pet-friendly patio, Wild Thyme Gourmet won't disappoint.
Kilwin's Chocolates & Ice Cream on Main Street teases with its dark chocolate, hot fudge sundaes, and salted caramel ice cream, among other treats.
Where are the unique attractions in Highlands?
For fantastic views of downtown Highlands and flaming orange sunsets, spend a day at Ravenel Park and Sunset Rock with a picnic basket. Walk behind Nantahala National Forest’s 75-foot Dry Falls, which flow dramatically over a cliff. There are several vantage points, and you might spot a rainbow in the mist.
You could also visit Bridal Veil Falls, the state's only falls that you can drive behind. Swimmers can hike up to Quarry Falls and Secret Falls, where they can splash around.
What are the best events and festivals in Highlands?
The town boasts a vibrant cultural climate, where local festivals and concerts are woven into the community fabric. Summers feature music sessions, 4th of July fireworks, the Highlands Cashiers Chamber Music Festival, and the Highlands Village Square Arts and Crafts Show.
Fall brings the Highlands Food & Wine Festival and the Highlands Annual Tree Lighting Festival. The year closes with the magical Highlands Olde Mountain Christmas Parade.
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Highlands?
The average nightly price for vacation rentals in Highlands is $115.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Highlands?
There are currently 216 vacation homes in Highlands to browse and book for your next trip.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Highlands?
If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Highlands, the most common amenities others search for are houses with internet, TVs, and balconies/patios.
How many vacation rentals are in Highlands?
Discover 216 vacation rentals available to book in Highlands.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Highlands?
Finding a cabin rental in Highlands that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 29 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best time of year to travel to Highlands?
If booking a vacation rental in Highlands, consider that rainy season is usually in March or August, with October often being the driest.
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