11 Best Romantic Cabins in Asheville To Rent in 2023

Searching for romantic cabins in Asheville for a weekend getaway with that special someone? Settled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville is a major tourist destination known for its lively downtown scene, historic art-deco buildings, homegrown microbreweries, and chef-inspired cuisine.

This picturesque mountain city in North Carolina also serves as a base camp for a variety of outdoor activities ranging from mountain biking, whitewater rafting, and hiking to exploring magical waterfalls and peaceful valley forests.

From rustic A-frame cabins with hot tubs and beautiful mountain views to modern cottages near waterfalls and hiking trails, Asheville offers a variety of places to stay for couples on vacation in North Carolina. Plan the ultimate romantic escape in the Asheville area and book one of these romantic cabin rentals.

Also, be sure to read my guides on Romantic Cabins in North Carolina, Romantic Cabins in Gatlinburg, and Romantic Cabins in Tennessee for more amazing cabin accommodation in the area!

Romantic Cabins in Asheville NC
Top 11 Romantic Cabins in Asheville

Romantic A-Frame Cabin With Hot Tub

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $279 + per night


Wish to enjoy expansive mountain views, cuddle up in front of a retro electric fireplace, and relax your muscles in a private hot tub after a day of hiking in the Asheville area? Book your stay at the New Scandi A-frame Cabin!

Located in a secluded part of the city and just a short drive from downtown Asheville, this new Scandi A-frame cabin is a peaceful and beautifully furnished one-bedroom rental property that accommodates up to 2 people.

The space includes a living room with cozy furnishings, a full kitchen where can prepare meals, a fireplace, and a loft with a king-sized bed accessed via an attic-style ladder. The outdoor space is also lovely and features a solo stove fire pit, picnic table, and a large hot tub.  

Guests love the record player setup in the living room and add that numerous hiking trails are just a stone’s throw away.

We should mention that a four-wheel drive during snowy weather is simply a must when staying at the New Scandi A-frame Cabin.

Romantic A-Frame Cabin With Hot Tub

Romantic A-Frame Cabin With Hot Tub

West Asheville Cabin with Hot Tub

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $251 + per night


This West Asheville Cabin is a perfect place to stay for honeymooners and couples on vacation in North Carolina. Melissa has done a great job with this cabin in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

The kitchen is well-stocked with everything needed to prepare simple meals. Having a washer/dryer is also very convenient.

The cabin is filled with tons of thoughtful amenities and features a super comfortable bed for two people. Outside, you will find a beautiful back porch with chairs where you can enjoy breathtaking nature views.

One of the best things about the West Asheville Cabin is the 4 person hot tub. It’s much appreciated after a long day of hiking and exploring nearby tourist attractions.

You can’t beat the location of this place. It’s just 15 minutes from Asheville’s downtown shops, but still in a cozy quiet mountain setting.

West Asheville Cabin with Hot Tub

West Asheville Cabin with Hot Tub

Romantic Tiny Cabin near Downtown Asheville and Blue Ridge

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $98 + per night


Karen’s tiny cottage in the trees is absolutely wonderful. Judging by the reviews (4,99 scores from nearly 500 reviews on Airbnb), it seems that everyone is in love with this cozy house cabin in Asheville. Nestled in the trees, the cabin was actually built by a local company that specializes in small home design. They truly did an amazing job!

Downtown Asheville is just minutes away, as well as the world-famous Blue Ridge Parkway. There are also numerous nearby outlets for shopping and dining.

Although the place may seem tiny, it has the feel of a larger property. The ceilings are high, the open concept looks magical, and the loft is nicely furnished with the most comfortable queen-sized bed ever.

Enjoy your morning coffee on the back terrace and you might even spot a few cubs. The kitchen area includes a full-sized refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker with medium roast coffee, oven, microwave, and hot plate for small meals. Guests also love the small bathroom with ceramic tile bath and roomy tiled shower.

Want to hear more good news? The owner, Karen provides a fairly extensive list of places to eat, drink, and shop in Asheville upon arrival.

Romantic Tiny Cabin near Downtown Asheville and Blue Ridge

Cottage Under the Blue Ridge Mountains

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $139 + night


The Cottage Under the Blue Ridge is an ideal place to stay for 2 couples vacationing in Asheville. This completely furnished 2-bedroom cabin has all the comforts of a home. There is a fully-equipped kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, and blender, as well as 2 bathrooms fitted with complimentary toiletries like soap, shampoo, and conditioner.

Guests can have their morning coffee on the front porch and read a book in the hammock while enjoying majestic forest views. You might even spot a bear, wild turkey, or deer from your front porch rockers.

The property provides super fluffy towels and comfy beds, as well as a stone fireplace that lights up with to press of a button. The kitchen is stocked with everything needed to prepare a gourmet supper.

If you wish to visit some of Asheville’s finest restaurants and breweries, downtown Asheville is just 10 minutes away. Looking for things to do in the area? Pay a visit to the Leonardo daVinci exhibit, spend a few hours in Biltmore, or discover some of the nearby biking and hiking trails.

Cottage Under the Blue Ridge Mountains
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Tiny Home at the Gardens— Near Center of Asheville

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $60 + per night


If you are looking for a reasonably priced property in Asheville for 2 people, book your stay at the Tiny Home at the Gardens. Located just outside the city center, this tiny pine-cedar paneled 8’x24′ house overlooks a two-acre organic farm and offers wonderful views of the surrounding mountains. You will be staying just 15 minutes from downtown Asheville.

With high ceilings, a comfy queen-size bed, a kitchen, and a living room, Megan’s Tiny Home on the farm has everything needed for a romantic and peaceful weekend getaway in North Carolina. Guests say how the Composting toilet adds a touch of adventure and is pretty easy to use.

Outside, guests will find a passive solar greenhouse, a beautiful garden with fruit trees, and meadows with plants. Here, you can learn about sustainable gardening as the owners offer workshops and classes.

Tiny Cabin at the Gardens— Near Center of Asheville
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Romantic, Quaint Antique Log Cabin near Asheville

Location: Fairview, North Carolina, United States

Price: $156 + per night


Welcome to the Log Gap Cabin, a romantic retreat located at the end of a private mountain gravel drive. This means that you will have the entire place to yourself without any neighbors around. If you wish to get back to the civilization downtown Asheville is just a 20-minute drive away. Grocery stores like Food Lion and Ingles are easily reachable. Kyle’s cabin is definitely a peaceful and relaxing getaway.

The cabin itself is blissful and authentic, to say the least. This place hits all the must-haves: a wrap-around screened-in porch, a 4-person hot tub, fireplace, fire pit, and a fully-equipped kitchen with all the necessary cookware, dishware, and utensils.

Spend your mornings on the porch and spot wildlife such as chipmunks, squirrels, wild turkeys, and deer. Inside, you will find plenty of entertainment options 2 flat-screen TVs, Yahtzee, Quarto, and cards.

We should mention that the drive up to the cabin is about 10 minutes and you do really need to have a 4×4/AWD to get here.

Romantic, Quaint Antique Log Cabin near Asheville
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Secluded 2 Bedroom Yurt (Bennet’s yurt)

Location: Asheville, North Carolina

Price: $145 + per night


Tucked away on the side of a mountain and just 15 minutes from Asheville city center and its multiple breweries and restaurants, this secluded 2 bedroom yurt is accessed by a steep gravel road. It’s a peaceful, calm, and beautiful yurt a little over 700 sq feet.

Whether you wish to prepare meals in the well-stocked kitchen, sit on the porch and enjoy nature and wildlife views, or visit nearby attractions like River Arts District and Biltmore, there are plenty of activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay. A short hike takes you to a beautiful overlook.

The yurt itself has all the necessary amenities for a romantic weekend getaway in North Carolina. You will find a full kitchen, 3 ceiling fans, living room with entertainment, and bathroom with shower/tub combo, and an upstairs loft with a queen bed.

Secluded 2 Bedroom Yurt Cabin in Asheville Glamping
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Unique Private Island Cool Glamping Cabin Close to Asheville

Location: Alexander, North Carolina

Price: $153 + per night


Wish to stay on a private island in the Asheville area with your partner? This one-of-a-kind glamping house is nestled on a beautiful private island on the French Broad River. Downtown Asheville is a 20-minute drive away, while shops and restaurants can be reached in about 10 minutes. You will be staying away from all the hustle and bustle, but still close enough to civilization.

This rustic island retreat is just made for romantic getaways, especially for couples looking for an active vacation. There is so much to do here. You can fish on the French Broad River and cook your catch on the open-fire grill, go biking around the Old Marshall Highway, or just take a nap in your private hammock on the porch. Tourist attractions such as Biltmore Estate, Grove Arcade, and Vance Birthplace are also easily reachable.

The glamping house itself is wonderful and Liz & Paul are super friendly owners always happy to answer all of your questions. Prepare meals in the small kitchenette which is equipped with cookware, silverware, a coffee pot, and hot plate. If it’s cold, you can use the electric-heated bed pad for your bed.

You will also find a bunch of thoughtful amenities like fairy lights around the house, tons of books, binoculars for wildlife spotting, wooden games, cards, and much more. Guests like the outdoor shower and add that the incinerating toilet is easy to use.

Unique Private Island Cool Glamping Cabin Close to Asheville
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Romantic Mountain Getaway For Couples

Location: Candler, North Carolina

Price: $226 + per night


Located just a short drive from Asheville, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Mt Pisgah, and the Biltmore Estate, this plush mountain cabin is incredibly cute and cozy. It’s a perfect place for nature lovers who wish to enjoy activities like hiking, mountain biking, waterfall tours, and even whitewater rafting.

The property is fitted with everything needed for a romantic stay in North Carolina with your partner. There are two large decks with spectacular nature views, a garden where you can pick your veggies and fruits, a magical outdoor hot tub, a secluded hammock, and a fire pit for BBQ.

Inside, you will find a full kitchen with everything needed for gourmet meals, a fireplace with gas logs, a queen-sized bed with luxury bedding, flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, and a walk-in closet to store your clothes. The house is just perfect for a couple’s getaway and it’s even dog-friendly.

What can I do in the area? Join a beer tour, go on a shopping spree in downtown Asheville, or visit the popular Biltmore House.  

Romantic Mountain Getaway For Couples
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Tranquility Knoll

Location: Leicester, North Carolina

Price: $164 +per night


For a memorable romantic weekend getaway in the Asheville area, make a reservation at Tranquility Knoll. This magical log cabin is conveniently located close to a bunch of outdoor activities like canoeing, rafting, hiking, horseback riding, fishing, and mountain biking.

Downtown Asheville with its restaurants, shops, and galleries is a 15-minute drive away. It’s close enough to Asheville, yet far enough to get the “rural” country feel.

With red oak hardwood floors, this log cabin looks stunning. The space includes a kitchen with a gas stove, dishes, pots, and pans, bathroom with complimentary toiletries, downstairs bedroom, loft with a queen-sized bed and top quality mattresses; ceiling fans, gas log fireplace, comfortable sofa, rocking chairs, and a flat-screen TV.

Outside, you can prepare BBQ on the Weber charcoal grill, chill on the front porch and spot a few turkeys and cows, or just take in breathtaking views of mountains, hills, and trees.

Tranquility Knoll - Romantic Cabins in Asheville
Tranquility Knoll – Romantic Cabins in Asheville | Credit: VRBO

Hip New Scandi Cabin with Airstream, Hot tub, fire pit,

Location: Buncombe County, North Carolina

Price: $258 + per night


Last on our list of the most romantic cabins in Asheville is the lovely Hip New Scandi Cabin in Buncombe County, North Carolina. It’s a vintage cabin with a Scandinavian twist. Guests say how the interior is a really nice mix of modern rustic touches.

Guests on a romantic weekend getaway can look forward to cuddling in front of the retro porch fireplace, star gazing from their hot tub, and sitting on the porch in the mornings with coffee/tea and listening to the sounds of birds. Having a washer/dryer is extremely convenient and the beds are super comfortable. On top of all of this, the cabin is dog friendly!

What can I do in the area? The good news is that a few hiking trails are just a stone’s throw away. On the other hand, the convenient location makes it easy to get to Downtown Ashville to visit breweries, restaurants, and shops.

Hip New Scandi Cabin with Airstream, Hot tub, fire pit

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