Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Mountain Rest

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Mountain Rest. This city has something for everyone. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Mountain Rest

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Mountain Rest a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kingwood Resort Golf (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Sky Valley Resort (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • 12 Spies Vineyards and Farm (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Highlands Country Club (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Keowee Key (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Scaly Mountain Ski Area (13.6 mi / 22 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mountain Rest

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mountain Rest is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oconee State Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Highlands Biological Station (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Devils Fork State Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Black Rock Mountain State Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Whiteside Mountain (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Lake Keowee (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)

Where to stay near Mountain Rest?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,169 holiday rentals near Mountain Rest. From 380 Cabins to 602 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mountain Rest for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mountain Rest?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Mountain Rest:

  • Mirror Lake: 202 holiday homes
  • Lake Sequoyah: 65 holiday homes
  • Cedar Hill: 33 holiday homes
  • Lonesome Valley: 33 holiday homes
  • Bear Lake Reserve: 32 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mountain Rest?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Mountain Rest. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Yellow Branch Falls: 1,076 holiday rentals
  • Scaly Mountain Ski Area: 1,211 holiday rentals
  • Paul Anderson Memorial Park: 213 holiday rentals
  • The Factory: 1,464 holiday rentals
  • Chenocetah Tower: 452 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mountain Rest listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Mountain Rest?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 380 Cabins in Mountain Rest. Our other popular types of Mountain Rest holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 602 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 380 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 380 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mountain Rest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 173 holiday homes with pool available in Mountain Rest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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