Surrounded by western North Carolina's tallest mountains, Waynesville offers the quintessential small town experience with its art galleries, book stores, indie shops, and cozy cafes. Vacation homes and cabin rentals are recommended to experience the town.
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Popular Rental Amenities in Waynesville
Choose a filter above to search and find an accommodation matching your criteria among all of the properties in Waynesville. Waynesville is the perfect destination to look for a property if you need internet access during your vacation or you never miss an episode of your favorite show, as the most frequently offered amenities are "Internet" and "TV." Not as many vacation rentals in Waynesville are available if you're dreaming of days spent poolside or if you want a rental providing a crib as "Crib" and "Pool" are not often provided in this destination.
The Weather in Waynesville
Find the Waynesville climate diagram. In July maximum temperatures go higher than 84°. Conversely, January is the coolest month in Waynesville, with temperatures going under 28° The rainiest month is July while the driest month is October.
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Southern fare and more
Kick-start your day with a healthy breakfast comprising corn grits with delicious gravy, eggs, or buttermilk cookies. Grits at dinnertime is served with chicken, fish, tomatoes, or cheese biscuits. Sweet Onion off Main Street serves tasty regional fare such as fresh mountain trout and southern fried chicken.
For something international, there's Greek, Mexican, and Asian, among other cuisines to tuck into. Soak in the legendary Southern Appalachian culture at Waynesville's bars and breweries where live music sessions feature mountain music.
Culture and art affairs
History seekers should definitely check out the Museum of North Carolina Handicrafts which houses fascinating artifacts from the Navajo and Hopi Native American tribes. Get acquainted with the region's writers at Osandu Books and Tea where author readings are often held. Gallery 86 meanwhile exhibits paintings by local and regional mountain artists.
Festivals, parades, and community events are a regular occurrence in Waynesville, the most popular being Folkmoot USA, an international folk festival. The Haywood Arts Regional Theater (HART) boasts an exciting calendar, and is also home to the farm-to-table Harmon’s Den Bistro.
The wild outdoors
Waynesville serves as an excellent base to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Activities are vast and suited to all tastes: bicycling, camping, fishing, horse riding, kayaking, whitewater rafting, wildlife spotting, and much more. The park also houses the pristine and fertile Cataloochee Valley, known for its herds of wild elk and a few homesteads belonging to the original settlers.
Fall is dramatic in Waynesville, and opportune to experience the changing colors. Finally, don't leave the region without cruising down the world-famous Blue Ridge Parkway, where close-up views of the rugged Smokies await.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Waynesville?
The average nightly price for vacation rentals in Waynesville is $87.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Waynesville?
May has the highest amount of available House rental and Cabin in Waynesville, so you can expect plenty of offers, even for last-minute bookings.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Waynesville?
Most travelers search for Internet, TV, and Fireplace when booking a vacation rental in Waynesville.
How many vacation rentals are in Waynesville?
Discover 950 vacation rentals available to book in Waynesville.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Waynesville?
Yes, there are 296 vacation homes in Waynesville that allow pets, with an average price of $319 per night.
What's the best time of year to travel to Waynesville?
July and June are typically the warmest months in Waynesville with temperatures around 84 °F. January and February in Waynesville are the coldest, with 28 °F on average.
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