Our research is editorially independent but we may earn a commission for purchases made through our links.

10 Coolest Cabin Rentals in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

There is a place in the North Carolina mountains where the snow falls upside down. But it’s not the entrance to the alternative world from Stranger Things, it’s the natural spectacle caused by the strong winds of the Blue Mountains Range. And witnessing this phenomenon next to the symbolic Blowing Rock formation is an ultimate picturesque affair. As for the town itself, you’re sure to get fantastic views, superb outdoor recreation, lots of fresh air, craft breweries, and filling local cuisine by coming here. To fully embrace the mountain charms be sure to book one of these coolest cabin rentals in Blowing Rock.

Charming Cottage Apartment with National Park Hiking Trail Access Charming Cottage Apt with National Park Hiking Trail Access
Credit: Charming Cottage Apt with National Park Hiking Trail Access by Airbnb.com

Charming Cottage Apartment with National Park Hiking Trail Access

A big hit with the guests, this cottage is sure to provide you with an exemplary Blue Ridge Mountains escape. With tasteful decorations, Instagrammable looks, and impeccable comfort, it is among the best cabins in Blowing Rock. Reviewers loved the access to the hiking trails near the property, the friendliness of the hosts, the pleasant design, and the cozy atmosphere. Downtown Blowing Rock is a few miles away from the Airbnb and Blue Ridge Parkway is really close. 

Gorgeous Gorge Blowing Rock Cabin Gorgeous Gorge - Blowing Rock
Credit: Gorgeous Gorge - Blowing Rock by Airbnb.com

Gorgeous Gorge Blowing Rock Cabin

If you prefer your cabin to feature a view, you’re looking at the right property to book. “Breathtaking” is used a lot in the reviews to describe what you’re getting here. The cabin has an unobstructed, all-encompassing panorama of the mountains, something that will make your jaw drop at sunrises and sunsets. Equally perfect for a family of up to 4 or a couple’s retreat, the property comes with a fully equipped kitchen, scenic outdoor porch, and a cozy living area with a flat-screen TV.

Windsong Cabin With a View Windsong Cabin With a View
Credit: Windsong Cabin With a View by Airbnb.com

Windsong Cabin With a View

Take the amenities worthy of a five-star hotel, get them inside a quaint Blowing Rock cabin, and add the spectacular mountain vista. That’s briefly what you’re booking here. It’s one of the best luxurious cabins in Blowing Rock, boasting exquisite furniture, sparkling designs, a gas fireplace, and a soaking bathtub (a must during colder months). There’s an outdoor patio with a big sofa perfect for long lounging evenings with friends or family. And while the location of the property is remote and private, downtown Blowing Rock is only a few minutes away by car so you’ll be enjoying the town’s pubs and restaurants in no time.

OConnor’s Retreat with Views and Hot Tub OConnor’s Retreat - Blowing Rock, Views, Hot tub
Credit: OConnor’s Retreat - Blowing Rock, Views, Hot tub by Airbnb.com

OConnor’s Retreat with Views and Hot Tub

Imagine a perfect cabin in the woods with everything you need for a relaxing stay. That’s O’Connor’s Retreat, a big, well-appointed, remote Airbnb very close to the Blowing Rock (the formation). Soaking in the bubbling hot tub overlooking the epic landscape of Grandfather Mountain, what else would you want from a Blue Ridge escape? The interiors mix traditional woodwork with modern appliances, and you’ve got 3 bedrooms with space for up to 8 guests. There’s an AC, a fully equipped kitchen, Wi-Fi, and such welcoming features as a fireplace and a gas grill. 

The Big Round Cabin with Views and Hot Tub The Big Round Cabin - Blowing Rock, Views, Hot tub
Credit: The Big Round Cabin - Blowing Rock, Views, Hot tub by Airbnb.com

The Big Round Cabin with Views and Hot Tub

You won’t be able to get enough of the vista that opens from every space of this fantastic Blowing Rock cabin. It’s absolutely incredible. The Blue Ridge Mountains are right in front, a stunning backdrop for your sunrises. The property has a nice rounded design, plenty of space, and accommodating capacity for up to 8 persons. 16 acres of the outdoor area will provide lots of fresh air enjoyment, the scenic hot tub will guarantee a top-notch rewind, and the jacuzzi in the bathroom will take your leisure even further.

Creekside Cabin Near Blowing Rock Creekside Cabin near Blowing Rock
Credit: Creekside Cabin near Blowing Rock by Vrbo.com

Creekside Cabin Near Blowing Rock

Staying by the creek is a quintessential dreamy getaway. Going a little bit further from the town also helps to find more peace. The soothing sounds of the water, the forests around, and the chirping of birds. You’ll be booking a cute little cabin with a fully equipped kitchen, simple rustic looks, and 2 bedrooms. The property is in nature so it’s all calm and peaceful here. Make sure to explore Blowing Rock with a restaurants-filled Main street, a boutique Art & History Museum, and a pleasant Broyhill Park. Also, you can hike to the beautiful Glen Burney Falls, the trail starts next to the center of the town. 

Unique Rustic Blowing Rock Cabin with Amazing Views Unique Rustic Blowing Rock Cabin With Amazing Views
Credit: Unique Rustic Blowing Rock Cabin With Amazing Views by Airbnb.com

Unique Rustic Blowing Rock Cabin with Amazing Views

One of the best cabin rentals in Blowing Rock, this Airbnb is remotely placed and comes with unforgettable views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The interiors feature rustic chic designs, de luxe approach to amenities, and nice wooden touches. The kitchen is fully equipped, and you’ll have two Smart TVs for entertainment as well as a wireless speaker and high-speed Wi-Fi. Still, you’d want to book it primarily for the vista. It’s truly gorgeous, with miles of forests and mountains right underneath. The outdoor covered deck will be the perfect place to admire the view, there’s a side deck for more space outside and a magnificent scenic fire pit. 

Harper’s Hideaway Harper’s Hideaway
Credit: Harper’s Hideaway by Airbnb.com

Harper’s Hideaway

Looking for a cozy cabin in Blowing Rock for a romantic escape? This beautifully-designed property overlooking the forest is an amazing pick. Step inside and you’ll find the tasteful contemporary bucolic interiors that ooze charm and warmth. Guests loved spending time on the scenic outdoor deck, the stylish interiors, and the comfort of the cabin. Some even spotted a deer right from the deck sofa. By booking your stay here you’re getting a first-hand natural experience. 

Secluded Cabin with Fire Pit, Close Hikes and Views Secluded Cabin With Firepit, Close Hikes, Views
Credit: Secluded Cabin With Firepit, Close Hikes, Views by Airbnb.com

Secluded Cabin with Fire Pit, Close Hikes and Views

All the elements for a great family cabin in Blowing Rock are present in this Airbnb. The reviews are all overwhelmingly positive, it’s spacious, and you’ve got 3 bedrooms for a comfortable stay. Add the peaceful, secluded location, the fantastic views of the mountains, and the picturesque grounds, and you’re looking at the ultimate choice for a relaxing North Carolina family vacation. There’s a stone gas log fireplace to make the days warmer and cozier, board games for a fun pastime, and a flat-screen TV for collective binging of the favorite shows and movies.

Edelweiss Lodge – Luxurious Retreat in Blowing Rock Edelweiss Lodge – Luxurious Retreat in Blowing Rock
Credit: Edelweiss Lodge – Luxurious Retreat in Blowing Rock by Vrbo.com

Edelweiss Lodge – Luxurious Retreat in Blowing Rock

Find the natural tranquility at this magnificent cabin Vrbo. Privately located in the forests near Blowing Rock, it will become your favorite North Carolina mountain escape. This property is on the mega side of things boasting 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and more than 3,000 square feet with an accommodation capacity of 14 people. Reviews all rave about the spectacular setting, the peace of the surroundings, and the comfort of amenities. It’s a perfect Vrbo for a group holiday.

Travel Deals

$350 Off Custom Australia Journey w/ Air - Ends 5/28

$2999+

Air & 7-Day Italy Guided Tour: 5 Cities & 9 Meals

$2399+

Air & 11-Day Croatia, Slovenia & Montenegro Tour

$2899+

11-Day Best of Ireland Self Drive Tour

$3450+

9-Day Best of Spain: Madrid to Barcelona Guided Tour

$2599+

Air & 7-Day Irish Escape w/ Daily Breakfast

$1699+

Norwegian Cruise Line | Balcony Cabins on Sale Now

$299+

8-Day Southeast Asia Culinary Holiday | 33% Off

$2678+

8-Day Spain Culinary Adventure | 30% Off

$3218+

Serenity All-Incl. St. Lucia Resort | Save Up To 65%

$1120+

$100 Off RV Rentals $1000+ w/ DUNHILLMAY100

$60+

8-Day Greece Cruise w/ All-Inclusive Upgrade

$2699+

Air & 9-Day Wonders of Croatia Tour | Save $400

$2099+

7-Day Edible Exploration Through Paris | 33% Off

$2879+

Air & 14-Day Vietnam, Cambodia & Thailand Tour

$2399+