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What type of traveler are you? Do you like to keep things low key? Perhaps it’s all about getting connected with the great outdoors. Or maybe you visit an area that has an unrivaled food scene. Well, Asheville has all of that, plus some. So we’ve done a little research, playing off of Asheville’s top attributes, and have organized a list of Airbnb‘s that fit the needs of various types of travelers. Keep on reading, and you might find an absolutely perfect fit for you!
Solo Travelers - Downtown Loft with Balcony
With one-bedroom and open concept living space, this Airbnb Plus loft is optimal for a solo traveler. Exposed brick walls and wooden accents are beloved universal traits that add an enriching touch to the space. Located right within downtown, folks can socialize at local restaurants and breweries. But a night of silence can also be rejuvenating, so grab a glass of wine, and head out to the balcony, and take in all of Asheville.
Hibernators - Sanctuary, Treehouses of Serenity
Are you the type of traveler who just likes to nestle in a super cozy space, and enjoy your surroundings? Well, there’s no better place than this elevated multi-story treehouse. With the ambiance of a cabin, but the views of a sky-high penthouse, there really isn’t a reason to leave! Stop in town for some charcuterie, wine and truffles from the French Broad and get ready for the best Airbnb Plus staycation.
Families - Idyllic Mountain Cove Farm, Minutes From Downtown
Modern farmhouse is the theme at this newly constructed home. Barn wood, sliding doors, light aesthetics and a sleek appeal make this place a dream for adults. The fire pit perfect for roasting s’more’s, a large dining room table, and super fun built-in bunk beds make it great for kids as well. Nearby is an abundance of adventure, from hiking to biking, or even just roaming around the yard.
Thrill Seekers - Private luxury
Hiking trails varying in difficulty definitely will add a bit of thrill to your vacation in Asheville. And this listing is quite close to some of the best spots, including some pretty awesome drives. However, downtown is also relatively close, so you can find all of the adventures that trendy, artsy Asheville has to offer. And if you’re really feeling adventurous, try out enormous biscuits with outlandish flavors at Biscuit Head.
Pet Parents - Eclectic and Stylish Simplicity in a Rustic Setting
While there is a pet fee at this listing, most pets are welcome. Just send a note to the host before booking, and discuss the options for your sweet furry one. Ultra contemporary attributes make this dwelling feel incredibly modern. Tucked away amongst trees and native North Carolina foliage, the chic interiors contrast well with the exteriors. It will feel like a true vacation for both two and four-legged travelers.
Elegant Guest Suite in Asheville, Minutes from Downtown
Book a stay at this elegant suite, which features an outdoor fire pit, as well as other perks like a laundry, a coffee maker, and on-site parking. The suite is newly renovated and has a prime location, just a short drive to downtown Asheville or the Biltmore Estate and within walking distance from several bars, restaurants, and a bird sanctuary.
Asheville Quiet Serenity Super Convenient Location
A perfect Asheville getaway for couples, this romantic guest sweet is set in a quiet neighborhood close to Asheville’s top attractions. It features its own separate heating and A/C unit, adjoined to the main house. You’ll have plenty of perks while staying at the private suite, including a 40″ flat-screen TV, internet/cable TV, and a large walk-in shower.
Historic Rose Cottage in River Arts District / Downtown
Along with a prime location within walking distance of downtown, the “Rose Cottage” Airbnb is a local landmark that comfortably sleeps two guests but can accommodate four. The ground-level suite has a private entrance, kitchenette, and mini-fridge, as well as a location so good you can park your car and never use it the entire time you visit. It’s in the historic Chicken Hill neighborhood, a few blocks from the River Arts District.
Pura Vida: Eco-Modern, Cozy and Central with HEPA
Located in a residential neighborhood lined with gardens, this Airbnb is set between the River Arts District and eclectic West Asheville. The modern studio has a private entrance, as well as a kitchenette and an outdoor seating area with a dedicated parking space. When you’re ready to explore, you can walk to trendy Haywood St or wander along the beautiful greenway on the French Broad River.
Foodies - Boho Bungalow in Walkable West Asheville
For foodies coming to Asheville, the most important thing is to just be close to downtown. Every neighborhood has its own renowned restaurants in eclectic cafés that will impress any connoisseur. Walk to an abundance of breweries and eateries from the private apartment with a bohemian theme. Four guests can stay comfortably within the beautiful, yet out of the box accommodation.
Yogis - Bittersweet Cottage
Find your Zen on the deck that stretches outward toward the mountains. This is an incredible place to do some morning yoga, then later relax with a cup of coffee. Meander through the grounds, which feature little waterfalls, and stone accents. This is truly a retreat. Take advantage of the hot tub, also situated on that scenic deck.
Minimalists - Gashes Fluss Haus
This adorable Airbnb Plus cottage has been standing for about 100 years. The same charm and simplicity that existed back then still exist today. Not much, but just enough resides within this humble abode. A river rock shower, stone walls, lovingly restored cabinetry and subtly elegant furniture will fill your heart’s need for a no-fuss, minimalistic stay.
Trend Setters - The Rad Pad
A lot of flair has been packed into this 600 square-foot Airbnb Plus. A combination of ultra-modern and sleek come together to create one trendy space. Pops of color, from an orange shag rug, and striped bedding give it a little bit more edge. Exposed beam ceilings and intricate tile work throughout the space really round out a super cool vibe.
Couples - Romantic, Moroccan-Influenced Cottage
Moroccan influence flows through this bright white Airbnb Plus cottage near downtown Asheville. Being close to the Biltmore Estates, wine tastings, grand tours and a spa day are not far away. Local art fills the abode, and there’s an overall ambiance that’s both refreshing and lovely. Have a romantic breakfast together with goodies from a nearby bakery, and enjoy fresh eggs delivered by the host. Breakfast in bed anyone?
Nature Enthusiasts - Hobbit Knoll, Treehouses of Serenity
Many ways exist in Asheville to experience nature. You have the mountains, scenic drives, and unbelievable hikes. But this hobbit inspired home is likely one of the most unique options. Ninety percent of the dwelling is built into the ground – literally. And yes, all of the features that we came to love from the movies, such as the handmade round wooden doors, are found inside. While feeling secluded, downtown is only 10 minutes away. It’s the best of both worlds.