About Hendersonville

Come take a break in the “City of Four Seasons”! Located in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, Hendersonville is a perfect getaway if you need a relaxing vacation. Check out some of the reviews on FlipKey and book your vacation rental the smart way!

About Hendersonville, North Carolina

Beautiful landscapes surround this scenic, peaceful town. Cast a glance at the mountainside and you'll be blown away by its elegance.

In the mood for some culture? Catch a show at the Flat Rock Playhouse, North Carolina's state theater. The village itself has been home to many poets and playwrights. One look at its captivating beauty and you'll see exactly why! Many of the buildings in Hendersonville have kept their style from when the city was founded, so there’s plenty of gorgeous architecture to look at!

Hungry? Head on over to any of the fine American and Italian restaurants. Grab a mouthwatering steak at Binion's roadhouse or check out the appetizing pasta menu at Mezzaluna. There are plenty of options to choose from, so take a stroll and see what you fancy!

What to do in Hendersonville

To lose yourself in the local history, check out the historic Johnson Farm—a 19th-century tobacco farm that was used as a holiday home a century ago.

Want to see some impressive historic airplanes? The West Carolina Air Museum is right near the airport and home to a treasure trove of aircraft from times past. Check out the Historic Henderson County Courthouse, home to the Henderson County Heritage Museum for more info on the local area.

How about seeing something really fascinating? Go to the Mineral and Lapidary Museum and you'll be dazzled by the fluorescent minerals and giant geodes. It's also home to a Tyrannosaurus skull, dinosaur eggs and even the famous Hendersonville meteorite!

For a view that you're guaranteed to take home with you in your mind’s eye, Jump Off Rock is perfect. Here you can take in the full beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. There's plenty of excellent hike and bike trails from Flat Rock, too!

Top travel tips for Hendersonville, North Carolina

The nearest airport is in Asheville, 22 miles to the north. Buses and taxis run from there to Hendersonville, but the town itself is small enough to walk around.

The best visiting time is during spring and summer so you can make the most of the music on Main Street on Friday evenings! The famous Apple Festival is held on Labor Day Weekend and it's the best chance to take in the spirit of the town.

The waiters and bar staff appreciate a good tip, but a lot of the sights have free admission, so budgeting is a breeze.

So, if you fancy a relaxing vacation with plenty of beautiful scenery, then Hendersonville is the place for you. And with plenty of stunning properties available on FlipKey, you're just a few clicks away from your perfect vacation!