Highlands Vacation Rentals

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Best vacation home deals in Highlands

$403
from $257
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2060 ft² House
7 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
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$249
from $189
-24%
1350 ft² House
4 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
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$301
from $229
-24%
1270 ft² House
6 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
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Find a welcoming property from $85 per night by exploring the 258 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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Rent a vacation accommodation in Highlands: from $85 per night

from $107
House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.6
"Excellent" 15 reviews
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$322
from $225
-30%
House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.2
"Outstanding" 5 reviews
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$403
from $257
-36%
2060 ft² House
7 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 1 review
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from $173
3290 ft² House
8 4
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.5
"Outstanding" 31 reviews
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$241
from $157
-35%
740 ft² House
6 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.9
"Excellent" 41 reviews
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from $454
House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 61 reviews
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$97
from $88
-8%
House
4 4
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.3
"Outstanding" 328 reviews
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from $245
House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.9
"Excellent" 15 reviews
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  Vacation rentals with a fireplace

from $293
House
8 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.7
"Excellent" 60 reviews
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$615
from $345
-44%
House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.8
"Excellent" 4 reviews
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from $244
1590 ft² House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 52 reviews
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$290
from $159
-45%
1000 ft² House
4 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.8
"Excellent" 17 reviews
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  Vacation homes with fishing spots nearby

$225
from $170
-25%
620 ft² Apartment
2 1
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 99 reviews
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$286
from $200
-30%
House
6 4
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 6 reviews
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from $335
1290 ft² House
4 2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.8
"Excellent" 5 reviews
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from $161
500 ft² Apartment
2 1
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 9 reviews
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  Best dog-friendly rentals

$171
from $142
-17%
700 ft² Apartment
2
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 5 reviews
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from $378
1820 ft² House
7 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 74 reviews
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from $392
2500 ft² House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
5.0
"Excellent" 43 reviews
Found on HomeAway
from $295
1800 ft² House
6 3
Highlands, Cashiers, North Carolina, United States
4.9
"Excellent" 52 reviews
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Popular rental amenities in Highlands

  • Kitchen (246)
  • Internet (233)
  • TV (230)
  • No smoking (222)
  • Microwave (220)
  • Parking (219)
  • Washer (217)
  • AC (210)
  • Dishwasher (208)
  • Fireplace (207)
  • Grill (202)
  • Fishing (174)
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 want to tune out with some TV time or you need internet access during your vacation, as most accommodations provide "TVs" and "internet." Three amenities that are not common are "cribs," "saunas," and "Jacuzzis."

Price and Availability Index Highlands

Vacation Rental Price Information in Highlands

We analyzed vacation houses, cottages and apartments to display a price graph showing the average price per night in Highlands. Highlands is more expensive in August (8/25 - 9/1), where prices are on average $327 a night. However, in July (7/21 - 7/28), prices decrease to an average of $291 per night.

Rental Availability Information in Highlands

Have a look at the above graph to see the global availability of vacation rentals in Highlands. More people travel to Highlands a week in June (6/30 - 7/7). So far, 61% of the rentals are occupied this week. On the contrary, only 8% of the rentals are booked during a week in October (10/27 - 11/3).

The weather in Highlands

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Check out our climate diagram to find the perfect month for your vacation. July is the warmest month of the year in Highlands with temperatures reaching a maximum average of 84°. No heat wave is expected in January, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 26° low. It may rain 16 days in March while it typically rains only 9 days in October.

Users who are searching for house rentals in Highlands will have plenty of options to choose from, as they are the most typical accommodation option there. Additionally, the average size of house rentals in Highlands is 2,260 ft² with a median price of $376 a night. Furthermore, the majority of house rentals in Highlands can welcome 8 people, which makes it a wonderful vacation spot for large groups. If you are interested in a different accommodation type, you may want to have a look at hotel rooms, which are the other most frequent type of accommodation in Highlands. The average size of hotel rooms in Highlands is 250 ft², and the average price is $222 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.

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Food & Drinks

Highland-style dining

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.

Local Attractions

Waterfalls galore

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.

Local Events

Cultural calendar

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.

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