Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Mountain City

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Mountain City. This welcoming and scenic city entices travellers with its golfing and coffee shops. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Mountain City

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Mountain City a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Red Tail Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Watauga Lake Winery (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Mountain Aire Golf Club (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Beech Mountain Resort (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Land of Oz (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Magic Mountain Mini Golf and Arcade (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mountain City

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Mountain City is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elk Knob State Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Virginia Creeper Damascus (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Buckeye Recreational Center (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Howard Knob County Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Bristol Caverns (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Daniel Boone Native Gardens (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mountain City

The nearest airport is in Abingdon, VA (VJI-Virginia Highlands), located 19.9 mi (32 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), which is 32.8 mi (52.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Mountain City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,481 holiday rentals near Mountain City. From 899 Cabins to 746 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Mountain City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 City:

  • Beech Mountain Resort: 1,359 holiday homes
  • Southcrest: 171 holiday homes
  • Panorama Estates: 21 holiday homes
  • Linville Ridge: 229 holiday homes
  • Tynecastle: 75 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 City?

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

  • Red Tail Golf Course: 1,559 holiday rentals
  • Red Tail Mountain Golf Club: 1,537 holiday rentals
  • Johnson County Welcome Center and Museum: 785 holiday rentals
  • Buckeye Recreational Center: 2,295 holiday rentals
  • Magic Mountain Mini Golf and Arcade: 2,522 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mountain City 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 City?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 899 Cabins in Mountain City. Our other popular types of Mountain City holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 746 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 899 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 899 holiday houses

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 562 holiday homes with pool available in Mountain City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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