Top 15 Treehouse Rentals in North Carolina

Do you dream of floating down a river in the mountains, learning a new watersport, or sipping chilled wine on a patio? Well, North Carolina is the place of your dreams! With the highest peaks in the eastern US, 300 miles of pristine coastline, 500 golf courses, 100 wineries, 60 craft breweries, vibrant cities, and quaint towns, this state appeals to tourists of all ages and varied interests.  And, when your North Carolina vacation is in a treehouse, it gets more dreamy and exciting! Whether you are a group of friends, a couple looking for a romantic weekend getaway, or a family with children looking for some fun activities, a treehouse fits your bill. Come check our expansive list for some of the best treehouse rentals in North Carolina.

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Quick Breakdown Of Treehouse Rentals in North Carolina

But before we delve deeper, here is a quick summary of some top treehouse rentals in North Carolina under various categories.

Overall Best Treehouse Cabin in North CarolinaFernbrook Treehouse

Most Unique Treehouse Rental in North CarolinaThe Big Nick

Most Romantic Treehouse Cabin in North CarolinaMountain Retreat

Most Luxurious Tree House in North CarolinaTree Tops

Most Adventure-Packed Treehouse in North CarolinaTree House on The Farm


15 Best Treehouse Rentals in North Carolina

Now, if you are very enthusiastic about choosing the perfect treehouse for your vacation, here is a complete list of treehouse rentals in North Carolina we think to deserve a mention.


Tree House on The Farm

Where: Ashe County, North Carolina

Price: $250+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/1317532

Packed with artistry and charm, this treehouse is an adventure for the senses. It was designed and completed by the owners themselves. The glass windows offer views of the mountains, and paintings throughout the treehouse are original works of art.

The treehouse features 2 beds, 1 fully equipped kitchen, a living area, and a deck/patio with seating. There is 1 full bath where an old apple tree stump has been made into the bathroom sink and the claw foot tub offers spectacular views.

You can walk down the farm and meet the farm animals, indulge in outdoor activities like horseback riding, kayaking, tubing, canoeing, or play golf and enjoy fishing on the New River. Everything is close to the property. West Jefferson is 15 minutes away.

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Tree House on the Farm North Carolina | Credit: VRBO

Treehouse With Stunning View

Where: Penrose, North Carolina

Price: $150+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/1036767

Escape to this little retreat in the mountains! Located minutes from the entrance to DuPont State Forest, Pisgah National Forest, Hendersonville, and Brevard, this tree house is perfect for you to relax and rejuvenate. This is a house for all seasons and offers something special for every season and weather.

Featuring 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, a kitchen, and a big living area, the treehouse offers stunning valley and mountain views. The kitchen is stocked with all essentials you would need to cook meals. There are plenty of books and games in the living room, and a TV in the master room.

Catch the sunset over the mountains, hike in the mountains, go trout fishing and tubing in the Davidson river, or go strolling down the towns of Hendersonville and Brevard.

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Tree Tops Luxury Treehouse Cabin

Where: Woodfin, North Carolina

Price: $445+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/3715906ha

Nestled in the mountains of Asheville, this elegant treehouse is set in a picturesque setting. It consists of three levels and features magnificent bedrooms, luxurious bathrooms with spa features, a kitchen, a balcony, three decks, a game room, a laundry room, and a large living area. Every room dons floor-to-ceiling windows and offers spectacular views of the surroundings. A striking circular fireplace will keep you cozy and warm.

Some other amenities include – flat-screen TVs with cable, board games, DVD/Blue-Ray Players, Bluetooth stereo player, high-speed wireless internet, landline phone with free local and long-distance within the US, and some baby gear like a high chair, portable crib, etc.

Tree Tops Luxury Treehouse Cabin North Carolina
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 Fernbrook Treehouse

Where: Haywood County, North Carolina

Price: $193+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/3723294ha

Nestled high up in the treetops of Maggie Valley at 3700 feet, and decorated tastefully, this treehouse should be your top choice for treehouse rentals in  North Carolina. Consisting of 2 bedrooms and a loft with a trundle bed, this treehouse can sleep up to 6 people. It has 2 levels, and the guest bedroom and 1 bathroom are downstairs while the master bedroom and the other bathroom are upstairs.

The kitchen is fully loaded with everything you would need to cook a full meal. There is a log fireplace in the living room which can be turned on with the push of a button. You can find DVDs, games, and books in the cabinet of the loft. Enjoy a barbecue on the outdoor deck or wash away your worries in the hot tub. There is a picnic table on the covered patio and a wooden trunk with toys for children. 

Hike around the property, go to the park located 5 minutes away, or enjoy watching the hummingbirds that visit the place. Hummingbird food and bird seeds are provided.

 Fernbrook Treehouse Cabin in North Carolina
Fernbrook Treehouse | Credit: VRBO

Treehouse Near The Great Smoky Mountains

Where: Swain County, North Carolina

Price: $155+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/1264122

Overlooking the beautiful Bryson City, and offering views of the mountains, this treehouse features 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom and can sleep up to 5 guests. The kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, cookware, and dishware. Each room has a TV with access to Netflix and a Blu-Ray player. Enjoy puzzles, board games, movies or play video games on the TV in the living room. There is a large deck with an outdoor fireplace to make your evenings memorable.

This treehouse is a great option for guests looking to ride the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, bike through the Tsali or Fire Mountain trail, or enjoy rafting the Nantahala. You will be 18 km from Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, 15 minutes from Lake Fontana, and 20 minutes from the Nantahala Gorge.

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Mountain Retreat Tree House

Where: Haywood County, North Carolina

Price: $180+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/618254

Surrounded by huge trees, this treehouse feels like a giant tree house because of its open indoor/outdoor living style. The house features 3 bedrooms ( 2 queen beds + 1 king bed), 2 full bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast bar, and 3 large screen TVs. There is a gas fireplace and a queen size sofa bed in the living room.

There are 4 dining areas (indoor + outdoor). There are 2 huge wrap-around decks with a hot tub, a BBQ grill, and southern-style rockers with a fire bowl. The beautiful outdoor patio has a wood-burning chiminea fire pit, and there is a hammock in the backyard.

You will be close to the Blue Ridge Parkway, Cataloochee Ski Area, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, downtown Waynesville, and many beautiful waterfalls. Asheville, the Biltmore, and Harrah’s Casino are 30 minutes away.

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Tree House in Highlands

Where: Highlands, North Carolina

Price: $500+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/405514

Situated in the Smoky Mountains, this treehouse features 3 bedrooms with 7 beds and can sleep up to 12 guests. It is fully air-conditioned and has 3.5 baths. The kitchen is fully equipped with high-end appliances and has a breakfast bar with extra seating. Outside, you can unwind in the hot tub on the balcony off the living room, or enjoy the outdoor fireplace with a glass of wine.

Feed the ducks and geese at the property or walk to Harris Lake where you can indulge in catch & release fishing. The main street in Highlands is 0.3 miles away.

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Tree House 38

Where: Avon, North Carolina

Price: $180+ per night

https://www.booking.com/hotel/us/tree-house-38.en-gb.html

Offering a view of the sea, this treehouse is grand with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There is a fully equipped kitchenette, and a dining area to enjoy your meals. The living area has a TV with cable channels and a Blu-ray player. The treehouse is air conditioned and has a washing machine. The patio/ deck outside is perfect for you to soak in the sea views while sipping coffee or wine.

Guests can relax in the outdoor pool or enjoy cycling nearby. Buxton is 7 km, Hatteras is 20 km and Ocracoke is 49 km from the treehouse.

Tree House 38 - North Carolina Treehouse Cabin


Smoky Mountain Treehouse Cabin

Where: Haywood County, North Carolina

Price: $191+ per night

https://www.vrbo.com/4017487ha

This single-story treehouse is located in the heart of Maggie Valley and is secluded yet close to all conveniences. The treehouse has outstanding interiors and is completely redone with brand-new appliances. Featuring 2 bedrooms, this can comfortably sleep up to 6 guests.

There are 2 bathrooms, central heat and AC, high-speed wifi, and a washer and dryer. The living room has ample seating with a wood-burning fireplace, a TV with cable, and a sleeper sofa. A deck wraps around the house. The kitchen is fully stocked with all appliances and essentials needed to cook meals. 

The side deck has a picnic table and a gas grill, perfect for you to enjoy your evenings, and a hot tub to wash away your tiredness. The covered back porch is nestled among trees and has 2 rocking chairs to enjoy the views. 

Smoky Mountain Treehouse Cabin North Carolina
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 Cherry Treesort – The Big Nick

Where: China Grove, North Carolina

Price: $164+ per night

https://www.cherrytreesort.com/treehouses

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/14230456

Nestled 25 feet up in the trees, this treehouse is truly unique. You will be surrounded by nature from all sides!

It features 2 separate sleeping quarters with 3 queen beds and a futon bed in the main living area. Perfect for large groups to have fun during the day and sleep in privacy at night. There is a full bathroom and a small kitchenette with a coffee maker and oven for your basic needs. There is central heat and AC, and a sofa & TV in the living room.

Complete with all basic amenities, this treehouse has everything that you can ask for.

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The Big Nick at Cherry Resort | Credit: Airbnb

Sassafras Treehouse

Where: Highlands, North Carolina

Price: $250+ per night

https://firemt.com/sassafras/

“The Sassafras Treehouse is hibernation at its best. This is the coziest of our Treehouse accommodations of the Inn.”

With astounding long-range sunset views from every spot, this treehouse is a true mountaintop luxury on the treetops of Fire Mountain. It is built with hardwood floors and decorated with original art. It features a bedroom with a queen bed, side tables, lamps, and a full closet. The bathroom has a tub and a shower, and the glass windows are insulated.

The private deck has 2 teak chairs and a side table. In season, it is furnished with large ferns in terra cotta pots. Breakfast is included which is at the in-house restaurant with breathtaking views.

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River’s Edge Treehouse Resort

Where: Robbinsville, North Carolina

Price: $195+ per night

https://www.riversedgetreehouses.com/

This property has 6 treehouses. Each treehouse at River’s Edge treehouse resort features a bedroom with a king memory foam bed with luxury linens, a kitchenette with a microwave, coffee maker, and a mini-refrigerator. There is central heat and air conditioning, along with ceiling fans, a table for two, a satellite TV, and free wifi. Outside on the deck, there is a gas grill with grilling tools and rockers, and skewers for the fire pits. 

You will have access to common areas, a barbecue area, picnic tables, fire pits with firewood and kindling, a horseshoe pit, and a cornhole. There is a nature trail to the river with great fishing. Fishing gear and hiking sticks are provided.


Crooked Shutter Treehouse

Where: Denver, North Carolina

Price: $147+ per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/47844691

Enjoy your summers in this 255 sq ft treehouse, with the interiors of a custom pallet wood design, hardwood flooring, and lots of natural light. The treehouse has an air conditioning and heating system. There is a supplemental floor heater.

The treehouse has 2 levels, 1st level, and a loft. The 1st level has a queen sofa bed, a kitchenette, a bathroom, a workspace, and a preheated outdoor shower. The loft has a queen-sized bed which is a custom pallet wood bed with drawers. It is accessible by a ship ladder.

There is a TV, free wifi, a microwave & a small fridge for basic needs, and a dining table for 4. There is a huge outdoor fire pit with a grill top and built-in seating.

Crooked Shutter Treehouse NC Rental
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Raven Rock Treehouse

Where: Fletcher, North Carolina

Price: $129+ per night

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/46593007

Set on the apex of the Eastern Continental Divide, and nestled in the trees, this is an off-grid treehouse rental in North Carolina in a 40-acre wilderness wildlife preserve. There is a queen bed for which you have to bring your own sheets and bedding. There is an outdoor kitchen with a propane cooktop and a 6 gallons spring water dispenser. Wood is provided for the mini wood stove.

Since this is off-grid, there is no electricity or water supply. There is a gravity-fed spigot with cold water. A solar generator fulfills your basic charging needs. Porta potty 50 feet away. 

You may encounter foxes, bobcats, turkey, deer, falcons, hawks, owls, grouse, and ravens. Hiking, artisan shops, wineries, and fine dining can be enjoyed close by. You will be 16 km from the Asheville airport and 8 km away from the town of Hendersonville.

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Treehouse Cathedral in Blue Ridge Mountains

Where: Burnsville, North Carolina

Price: $232+ per night

https://www.booking.com/hotel/us/treehouse-cathedral-in-blue-ridge-mountains-nc.en-gb.html

This fully furnished treehouse is equipped with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. There is a large living area with a flat-screen TV. The kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, cookware, and dishware, and has a dishwasher. A large bookshelf with an enormous book collection will keep you engrossed. The treehouse is air conditioned and offers free wifi.

Activities like skiing, canoeing, or cycling can be enjoyed nearby. After a day packed with action, you can relax on the terrace, garden, or the shared lounge area.

Treehouse Cathedral in Blue Ridge Mountains


All set to go? That’s what we want! For you to have your perfect vacation in a treehouse in North Carolina. Good luck!

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