Blowing Rock is a very special resort village high in the Blue Ridge Mountains
of North Carolina
. For generations it has been sharing its magnificent scenery, its delightful climate, its relaxed lifestyle and its excellent food and gracious hospitality with season and year round residents and visitors. Surrounded by National Parks and Forests,
Blowing Rock takes advantage of a wide variety of recreational, educational, and cultural opportunities. Your vacation rental offers close proximity to theater, golf, skiing, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, canoeing, whitewater rafting or a day of rejuvenation. Of all the towns surrounding the Blue Ridge Mountains, Blowing Rock is the most peaceful . . . a place where you can leave your cares and renew your spirit in your serene lodging. Find your chalet rental or condo rental accommodations at Blowing Rock, North Carolina, through Owner Direct Vacation Rentals.
The Blue Ridge Mountains surrounding Blowing Rock possess a rich history of a simpler time. Today, they provide the backdrop for the best vacation area in North Carolina. Spend the day with activities in Blowing Rock, and then retire for the evening to your cozy accommodations that set the standard for comfort in North Carolina. Blowing Rock is only 3 square miles yet is home to more than 100 shops including the Tanger Outlet Center, and about two dozen restaurants.
From the door of your vacation rental the Blowing Rock, North Carolina's oldest travel attraction since 1933, is an immense cliff 4,000 feet above sea level overhanging Johns River Gorge 3,000 feet below. Enjoy an excitement-filled day of family fun at the Wild West Theme Park, complete with shows, carnival rides, and of course, the Tweetie Engine No. 12, before returning to your choice of vacation rentals.
From the picturesque North Carolina mountain resort village, on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock offers the finest selection of vacation condo rentals and chalet rentals in this and the surrounding High Country areas. Opened in 1962, Appalachian Ski Mtn boasts the oldest and best-known ski school in the South, the French-Swiss Ski College, offering group and private lessons for all abilities and ages. It has 22% beginner, 45% intermediate and 33% advanced terrain. Chalet rentals are plentiful.
Blowing Rock was just named “Prettiest Small Town in North Carolina"
in a poll of in-state travel professionals and writers.