Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Sugar Mountain is a prime winter destination for those who love to ski. However, the beautiful region offers many other activities and historic attractions that make it easy to fill every day with new adventures throughout the year.

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Comfortable Living with  pull out sofa Welcoming Great RoomKing Master BedroomMaster BathCalifornia King Guest BedroomBalconyBalconyPrivate kitchenLiving roomLiving roomPrivate kitchenSnow SkiingBreathtaking ViewMaster ShowerGuest/Hall BathBreath Taking Sunsets
Outstanding(79 Reviews)
Amazing Views! Sky High Beautiful Mountain Retreat at The Reserve.
Entire villa
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
Living roomLiving roomLiving roomComfortable living spaceLiving roomOur custom made bar with barstool seatingGorgeous Mountain Views BalconyPeaceful evenings…..BalconyMain bedroom with King bed and a view…RoomRoomMain bedroom en-suite Second bedroom with Queen bed RoomSecond bedroom en-suite Kettell Beerworks brewery located in the beautiful mountain town of Banner ElkExteriorExteriorExteriorExteriorSugar Mountain ski area just minutes awayDowntown Banner Elk in the FallVisit the Banner Elk winery while you’re in townSki lifts on Sugar MountainLate Fall view from the deck We have Amazon Alexa for your useStairs leading to our front door
Outstanding(104 Reviews)
Unobstructed views-openings avail for March, April and May! Book soon to enjoy!
Entire apartment
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
Living RoomLiving roomBathroom #1 (mainfloor)Bathroom #2 (upstairs)Entry wayBedroom #1 (mainfloor)Bedroom #1 (main floor)Bedroom #2 (mainfloor)Bedroom #2 (mainfloor)Loft w/ queen bedLoft Bedroom w/ 2 twin bedsstairsSingle bed in large walk-in closet upstairs
(So can sleep 9 in a pinch)DeckView of Creek and Golf course.View of Golf course.ExteriorLevel entry.View of Creek.Washer/Dryer
Outstanding(34 Reviews)
Best Location on Sugar Mountain! <br>6-minute flat walk to ski lodge!
Entire apartment
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet
Mountain view at 4900 ft from the balcony, you can see into Virginia.Dining table with easy access to the kitchen.Clean, modern kitchen. Peninsula has bar seating for 2. Stocked for cooking.Comfortable leather sleeper sofa with a queen memory foam mattress.Open floor plan between family room and dining room.The 2 end tables in the family room have built in plugs for electric and USBCoffee bar, Coffee machine makes single serve and pots of coffee.Large dining table made from reclaimed barn wood.Private kitchenMaster bedroom with king memory foam mattress and custom maple headboard.Master bedroom with chair, dresser, and large smart TV.Master bathroom with custom wood shelves for plush towels and toiletriesSecond bedroom with king memory foam mattress. Custom maple wood headboard.Second bedroom with dresser and large TV.Family room sofa is a queen sleeper with a memory foam mattress.Guest bathroom with custom wood shelves that hold plush luxurious towels.Guest bathroom with custom wood medicine cabinet.Large balcony with a comfortable glider and tall chairs.Building 5, middle entrance.One of several outside grill areas on the property. This view is from balconyAfter turning onto Grouse Moor Dr, drive 2.1 miles up the mountain then leftSugar Ski clubhouseRelax in the family room with 3 recliners, sofa, electric fire, and smart TV50" smart TV mounted on a custom maple wood wall. Electric fire log fireplace.Washer and dryer.Tennis court next to Sugar Ski clubhouse.Sugar Ski clubhouse indoor poolWelcome to our condo, Deer Jasmine.You don't have to be at the beach to enjoy the view and relax...Sugar Ski clubhouse hot tub
Outstanding(86 Reviews)
2 King Beds-4900Ft Views-Hike-Golf-Tennis-Explore-Swim-Relax
Entire apartment
6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

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Living room has seating for 6 and a beautiful view.Recline and relax.Living roomLiving roomPrivate kitchenBeautiful view of Grandfather Mountain from the kitchen window. RoomBathroomBathroomSecond floor bedroom with queen bed & RokuTV (across from full bath).BathroomBathroomBathroomBathroomRoomRoomBathroomPrivate bathroom in master bedroom (shower only-no tub).RoomRoomThe baseboard heater on the landing gets your winter gear warm & cozy.BalconyProperty groundsInteriorTrail walk only minutes to ski resort. No need to deal with traffic or parking.Short walk from parking lot to condo, only 2 steps down & 1 step up.r m y 45hLoft with 2 twin beds, Roku TV, and Xbox360. Perfect getaway for the kids.
Outstanding(25 Reviews)
WALK to lodge, slopes, golf, hike, skate, & tube. 3BDR/3BATH
Entire apartment
8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 3 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
Villa CostaLotta Great Room with Wall of Glass framing Mountain Views, Fireplace, HD Smart TV!Wow! Look out at Grandfather Mtn, Grandmother Mtn, and Calloway Peak!Wow! Look out at Grandfather Mtn, Grandmother Mtn, and Calloway Peak!Custom Crafted Live Edge Dining Table with Live Edge Bench and Flanking Chairs!Comfy Outdoor Sofa on Rear Deck with Propane Fire TableMassive Kitchen with Ample Space to Prepare and Cook Meals!Great Room with Sunshine and Views through the Three-Level Wall of GlassComfy Sectional Sofa and Lineberry Repurposed Coffee Table in Great RoomGreat Room with Wall of Windows and Glass Doors framing Mountain Views!Great Room with Soaring Cathedral Ceilings and HD Smart TVDining Room with Gorgeous Custom-Crafted Live Edge Dining TableDining Table seats 12 to 14!Kitchen with Granite Island, Wall-Mounted Oven and MicrowaveKitchen with Flat Surface CooktopMassive Kitchen with Bar Stool Seating for FourMaster Bedroom Suite on Main Level with King Bed, HD Smart TV, Comfy ChairsMaster Suite with King Bed, Glass Doors to Deck and ViewsCozy Stone Gas Log Fireplace with Comfy Chairs in Master BedroomMaster Bathroom with Large Enclosed Custom Tile Shower and Makeup StationMaster Bathroom with Jetted Jacuzzi-Style Soaking Tub with Tile SurroundMaster Bathroom with His and Hers Vanity and SinksExterior Front of Villa CostaLotta, with Grandfather Mountain in the BackdropFront Exterior and Yard of Villa CostaLottaLooking Down Driveway from RoadGame Room with Four Game Tables!Expansive Covered Front Porch and Front Door with Flanking RockersGorgeous Craftsman River Rock Wood Burning Fireplace!Custom Live Edge Breakfast Table in Kitchen with Views of Grandfather
Outstanding(24 Reviews)
Private Oasis in Tynecastle
Entire house
13 guests · 5 bedrooms · 5 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
Welcome to your vacation at Byrd's Eye View! Gas fireplace in the main room to set the mood.Wide open, fully-stocked kitchen ready for your use!Bamboo flooring throughout. Living roomKing Bed in the Loft plus 1/2 Bath. (Very European!)RoomFront Porch - built around two trees to connect you directly with nature. The porch is also gated. Perfect for the furry family members! Dining Table. 6 Chairs plus bench seating. Large, open kitchen with two sunlight windows in the ceiling. Breakfast table right off the kitchen. Dream Cloud Queen Mattress in the downstairs bedroom.RoomGas grill and outside table for your use.Living roomCathedral window for beautiful natural lighting. Downstairs Full Bath includes heated floor, shower, sink, and toilet.W&D next to the downstairs bathroom; right off the kitchen.Located on a quiet side street on Sugar Mountain. Easy access. You have never seen anything like the interior design of this vacation home! Unique blend of stonework and log cabin interior design!This is a unique mountain house with a rounded roof and a gorgeous peak.  The climate is beautiful in every season rain or shine. Feel free to open the front windows to enjoy the cool mountain breeze.Parking for up to two cars. All wheel drive recommended in winter. Firepit in the side yard (fenced). Welcome to vacation!
Outstanding(27 Reviews)
You Have Never Seen Anything Like This Cozy Cabin!
Entire house
6 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Ski in / Ski out · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
ExteriorBalconyLiving roomPrivate kitchenPrivate kitchenRoomRoomLiving areaLiving areaLiving areaRoomRoomProperty groundsProperty groundsInteriorInteriorInteriorDining
Outstanding(22 Reviews)
Sugar Haven · View grandfather-alpine coaster-Clean*Dog Friendly
Entire cabin
13 guests · 5 bedrooms · 3 baths
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Internet
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Frequently asked questions

What is the price range for rentals in Sugar Mountain?

Vacation rentals in Sugar Mountain have a price range between $59-$1,201. The average price for rentals in Sugar Mountain is $150 per night.

What do I need to know before visiting Sugar Mountain, NC?

Before visiting Sugar Mountain, NC, there are a few things to keep in mind:

  • The weather can be unpredictable, so plan accordingly.
  • Be sure to bring appropriate outdoor clothing and gear.
  • Make sure to check the local regulations and restrictions before planning any outdoor activities.

Sugar Mountain is a great place to explore, so be sure to take advantage of all the area has to offer!

What are the top things to do in Sugar Mountain, NC?

Sugar Mountain, NC is a great destination for outdoor lovers. Here are some of the top things to do in the area:

  • Go skiing or snowboarding at Sugar Mountain Ski Resort
  • Hike the trails at Grandfather Mountain State Park
  • Fish for trout at the Watauga River
  • Go mountain biking at Beech Mountain Resort

No matter what season, there is always something to do in Sugar Mountain, NC. From skiing and snowboarding in the winter to fishing and mountain biking in the summer, there is something for everyone in this beautiful mountain town.

Where is Sugar Mountain, NC?

Sugar Mountain, NC is located in Avery County in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. It is a popular tourist destination in the summer for skiing, snowboarding, and other winter activities. The mountain is also home to several golf courses, restaurants, and other recreational activities.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Sugar Mountain, NC?

  • Sugar Mountain Ski Resort is a popular shopping destination for outdoor gear and apparel.
  • The Sugar Mountain Village is a great place to find souvenirs and unique gifts.
  • The shops at The Village of Sugar Mountain offer a variety of clothing, jewelry, and home décor.

Is Sugar Mountain, NC safe to travel to?

Sugar Mountain, NC is generally a safe place to travel to. Here are a few tips to make sure your trip is a success:

  • Be aware of your surroundings and the people around you.
  • Keep your valuables secure and out of sight.
  • Be sure to research the area before you travel.

What is the culture like in Sugar Mountain, NC?

Sugar Mountain, NC is known for its quaint, small-town charm. It is a great place to relax and take in the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Here are five aspects of the culture in Sugar Mountain, NC:

  • The town is centered around the Sugar Mountain Ski Resort, which draws in tourists from around the region.
  • The town is home to a variety of outdoor activities, including skiing, hiking, and camping.
  • The town has a thriving arts and culture scene, with a variety of galleries, music venues, and festivals.
  • The town is known for its friendly locals and welcoming atmosphere.
  • The town is home to a variety of restaurants, cafes, and bars, offering a range of culinary experiences.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Sugar Mountain, NC?

Sugar Mountain, NC offers a variety of affordable accommodation options. Here are a few of the best:

  • Sugar Mountain Resort - Located in the heart of Sugar Mountain, this resort offers rustic cabins with stunning mountain views.
  • Sugar Mountain Inn - A cozy bed and breakfast with a variety of room types, perfect for a romantic getaway.
  • Sugar Mountain Vacation Rentals - Newly renovated vacation homes with full kitchens and modern amenities.
  • Sugar Mountain Lodge - A family-friendly lodge with plenty of outdoor activities and a swimming pool.

How can I get around in Sugar Mountain, NC?

You can get around Sugar Mountain, NC by:

  • Driving
  • Taking a taxi
  • Using public transportation

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Sugar Mountain, NC?

Sugar Mountain, NC is a great destination for tourists looking to explore the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Here are some of the must-visit attractions in Sugar Mountain:

  • Sugar Mountain Ski Resort
  • Grandfather Mountain
  • Linville Caverns
  • Moses H. Cone Memorial Park
Whether you're looking for outdoor adventure, stunning scenery, or a relaxing getaway, Sugar Mountain has something for everyone. Take the time to explore this charming mountain town and all it has to offer!

About Sugar Mountain

A day on Sugar Mountain's slopes is just the start of the vacation fun.
  • Sugar Creek Mining Company: Try your hand at mining real gemstones under the supervision of experts capable of identifying what you find in the flume line. You can even get the pieces you found cut and set in a piece of unique jewelry to take home.
  • Grandfather Mountain: Just over three miles away is Grandfather Mountain, with its thrilling "mile-high swinging bridge" and incredible views.
  • Mast General Store: Visit the original Mast store in Boone to experience a trip back to a simpler time. The building dates to 1883 and is lovingly preserved.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Sugar Mountain?

  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Internet / Wifi
  • Laundry

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