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Asheville has some of the best summer festivals and events, all with a flair that is distinctly "Avl". Get ready to boogie on down and celebrate Asheville's admission-free festivals!

With some spots in the US breaking records with extreme heat, we've been fortunate to have pleasant weather in Western North Carolina. Some areas of California have reached temperatures as hot as 118 degrees, and cities like Chicago and New York are experiencing much warmer than usual weather.

What an honor to have Asheville recognized by Forbes online as the awesome city that it is! The article highlights everything that makes Asheville THE destination for travel during any season.  Asheville offers what few mountain cities can: the friendly warmth and southern charm you'd expect from this region, but a big-city selection of eclectic food and beverage choices. While there is mention of the Asheville must-do stops such as Biltmore Estate, our breweries, and Pisgah Forest, the article also suggests some local favorites such as Well-Played Board Game Cafe. 

Come visit us at Asheville Cabins for a luxury vacation rental that is luxury without compromise during your visit of Asheville!


There are no shortage of beautiful areas to take a cool dip in water near Asheville during this warm weather season. Whether very popular or hardly known, there are options for your vacation that offer inexpensive fun in nature. Please note: exercise caution whenever getting in any natural body of water, as heavy rain can create stronger currents.

Our Trout Pond has just been stocked and is ready for the warm weather fun of fishing right outside your luxury cabin! For your convenience we keep corn (yes, whole kernel corn) in our office for you to use as bait - free of charge! When you are down at the trout pond waiting on your catch, you might meet the pond residents: our beautiful ducks!

We have a couple of our regular ducks that come back every year, so the new fellas are fitting right in! We also have some geese that enjoy our pond. Don't be surprised if you see them hanging out while you fish, just floating by or splashing around to stay cool. The wildlife on our property varies from season to season, so no matter when you come to visit you will get a taste of WNC nature. Whether deers or ducks, it is always an exciting experience!

If you have a cabin close to the pond, you can watch them play while relaxing on your back deck. Our trout pond is a great place to relax and unwind. You'll feel far from the hustle and bustle of Asheville, but you're actually just a 15-minute drive to the city center. Call us at (800)235-2474 for more info and availability!