Destination guide

Travel to scenic Sapphire

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Sapphire. Travellers especially like the hiking, mountain views and waterfalls in this scenic and welcoming city. 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 Sapphire

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Sapphire has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sapphire National Golf Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Old Edwards Club (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • High Falls Trail (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Highlands Country Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Crystal Mountain Gem Mine (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Scaly Mountain Ski Area (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sapphire

Sapphire is famous for its magnificent mountain views and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Sapphire is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gorges State Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • The Village Green (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Whiteside Mountain (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Lake Jocassee (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Lake Glenville (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Ralph J. Andrews County Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sapphire

The nearest airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), located 34.1 mi (55 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Greenville, SC (GSP-Greenville-Spartanburg Intl.), which is 47.1 mi (75.8 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Sapphire?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 841 holiday rentals around Sapphire. From 450 holiday houses to 235 cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Sapphire is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sapphire?

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 Sapphire:

  • Lonesome Valley: 33 holiday homes
  • The Mountain Club: 46 holiday homes
  • Mirror Lake: 208 holiday homes
  • Cedar Hill: 39 holiday homes
  • Lake Sequoyah: 67 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 Sapphire?

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

  • Gorges State Park: 1,256 holiday rentals
  • Sapphire National Golf Club: 1,287 holiday rentals
  • Southwestern Community College: 1,812 holiday rentals
  • Glen Falls: 1,299 holiday rentals
  • The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts: 1,323 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sapphire 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 Houses in Sapphire?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 450 Houses in Sapphire. Our other popular types of Sapphire holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 235 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 75 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 235 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sapphire?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 199 holiday homes with pool available in Sapphire. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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