29 of the Most Adorable Tiny Houses in North Carolina

Last Updated on September 8, 2021

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If you are searching for a romantic getaway, then staying in one of these tiny houses in North Carolina should top your list! Scattered across the state, there are plenty of adorable tiny homes for you to spend a weekend.

Inside each small building, you’ll find big features, with each of these tiny homes offering something unique.

Plan your trip and stay small y’all! Here’s how we’ve organized this guide:

  • Tiny Houses in North Carolina’s Mountains (Western NC)
  • Tiny Houses in Central North Carolina
  • Coastal Tiny Houses (in Eastern North Carolina)

Within each section, tiny houses will be presented alphabetically by the city or town in which they can be found.

In case you’re unfamiliar with any places, don’t worry because we’ll try to provide as many hints as possible, including counties, any nearby popular landmarks, and fun things to do.

Tiny Houses in North Carolina

This article is a curation of tiny houses in North Carolina that we do not have personal experience with, but we still think you can enjoy them, based on the photos and amazing reviews.

All images come courtesy of Airbnb.

Tiny Houses in North Carolina’s Mountains (Western NC)

Tiny Home at the Gardens (Asheville)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tiny Home at the Gardens

Located just outside the city limits is this peaceful tiny house near Asheville. This home is situated on acres of an organic farm, sustainable nursery, meadows, and surrounding mountains.

Whether you’re here for spring break or fall peak, you’ll enjoy those country vibes while sitting just a short drive from the center of Asheville and Biltmore Estate!

$70/night | 3 guests | 2 beds
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We also included this amazing tiny house in our guide to Airbnbs in Asheville (and nearby)!

Cozy Tiny House Near Downtown and Blue Ridge (Asheville)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Cozy Tiny House Near Downtown and Blue Ridge

Some of the highest ceilings among our collection of tiny houses in North Carolina await at this one. Its open concept definitely makes you feel lie this is a bigger space.

It is nestled in trees but still only four minutes from downtown Asheville! Enjoy coffee on the beautiful back deck where you may spot a mama bear and cubs or enjoy the view from the inside with the many windows.

Note: This stay is for adults only!

$90/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Staying so close to Downtown Asheville means you are in a perfect spot for delicious restaurants, epic hikes and waterfalls, and more things to do!

Li’l Daisy Tiny House (Banner Elk)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Lil Daisy Tiny House

This modern, mountain-chic tiny house is ready and waiting for you in the mountains of Banner Elk. It has a huge porch where you can enjoy coffee or wine and look out at the expansive High Country views surrounding you, as well as yard games for your entertainment. 

$92/night | 4 guests | 2 beds
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This is one of our favorite tiny houses in North Carolina, especially near Boone!

Big Porch Tiny House (Brevard)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Big Porch Tiny House

This tiny home near the scenic East Fork of the French Broad River is the perfect place for a romantic getaway! The house has amenities such as a heat pump, outdoor gas grill, smart TV with Alexa Fire Cube, and a fully equipped kitchen.

This stay is also pet-friendly!

$64/night | 3 guests | 1 bed
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Here are some of our favorite things to do in Brevard (especially these waterfalls), in case you’re seeking some fun adventures nearby!

Tree Top Cabin at Healing Springs (Crumpler)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tree Top Cabin at Healing Springs

This unique tiny cabin in Ashe County is built around a LIVING tree and made for those who love nature! It is a primitive cabin so there is no electricity or en suite bathroom, but it is equipped with everything you need to be comfortable!

Healing Springs is a special place with many saying the springs are known to have mystical healing abilities! This stay is also dog-friendly.

$72/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Tiny Home, Amazing Views (Fleetwood)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tiny Home Amazing Views Fleetwood Ashe County
We loved this place so much that we took some of our own photos to share with you.

Of all the tiny houses in North Carolina, this one near West Jefferson has a larger footprint than normal.

That’s because it’s a take on a tiny home but with more space to accommodate a family. In fact, we stayed there with our little one and thoroughly enjoyed it!

Nestled on acres of land, you have the view of three different states, ski slopes, and the sunset every night! Enjoy your stay with a king-sized bed and a loft perfect for children or other guests!

$109/night | 5 guests | 4 beds
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Tiny House with Great Views! (Fleetwood)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tiny house with great views

This tiny house in North Carolina was custom built by HGTV builder Randy Jones and has views of Grandfather Mountain, ski resorts, Tennessee, and Virginia’s Mount Rogers!

Only 20 minutes from Boone and Jefferson and even closer to the Blue Ridge Parkway, one of our favorite scenic roads.

You’ll also be near the New River, popular for fishing and tubing, and Mount Jefferson, an overlook-packed wonderland.

Inside this tiny home, you’ll have a smart TV and Wi-Fi. This one is also pet-friendly! 

$70/night | 4 guests | 1 bed
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Looking for things to do nearby? Fleetwood is surrounded by some of our favorite day trips from Boone!

Hickory Tiny House (Hickory)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Hickory Tiny House

Located in a nice and quiet neighborhood is this tiny home in Hickory! Enjoy both a front and back porch with views of 3 acres of land.

You’ll be close to shops and restaurants in town, as well as Olde Hickory, one of our favorite breweries.

This is another of our tiny houses in North Carolina that is pet friendly!

$75/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Escape to the Woods and Unplug (Marion)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Escape to the Woods and Unplug

Take advantage of floor to ceiling windows and direct access to the nearby river when you stay at this tiny home. There’s no Wi-Fi or TV there, which will help you unplug during your stay.

This place is only five minutes from Marion, a great small town off I-40 (Exits 85 and 86) between Morganton and Asheville. It’s home to a nice walkable downtown and a short drive from Tom’s Creek Falls, one of the best waterfalls in North Carolina.

You’ll also be within 20 minutes Black Mountain and also, Grandfather Mountain. 

$69/night | 4 guests | 1 bed
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Junior Mint @ Acony Bell Tiny Home Village (Mills River)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Junior Mint Acony Bell Tiny Home Village

Asheville, Brevard, Hendersonville, Pisgah National Forest, and Dupont State Forest are just a few of the places near this gooseneck-style tiny home.

Enjoy hiking and biking trails, waterfalls, and local family-owned shops! In case you didn’t know, Mill River is also where you’ll find Sierra Nevada’s North Carolina location, one of the biggest breweries!

$113/night | 5 guests | 2 beds
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The Holler House (Murphy)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina The Holler House

Enjoy your stay in the Holler House, located on the western edge of NC in Murphy. You’ll be close to both Georgia and Tennessee, which can’t be said about any of the other tiny houses in North Carolina that we’ll share.

A treehouse, great views, and hammocks are just a few of the amazing amenities you’ll enjoy when staying here. Outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming, and mountain biking are close by!

$157/night | 4 guests | 3 beds
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Lake Lure Log Cabin (Rutherfordton)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Lake Lure Tiny House

This new tiny home log cabin is on a private lot surrounded by nature! It’s tucked away but still only minutes from Lake Lure and Chimney Rock.

Here, you’ll have the run of a full-sized kitchen, fire pit, screened-in porch, and more!

$87/night | 5 guests | 3 beds
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The Starling: A Small A-Frame in the Blue Ridge (Swannanoa)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina The Starling A Frame

If you’re looking for your next mountain vacay, then this A-Frame in the Buncombe County town of Swannanoa is it! You can enjoy year-round views of the mountains when you stay at this tiny home.

Asheville and Black Mountain are only 15 minutes away and it’s only 1-hour to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

$93/night | 3 guests | 2 beds
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The Roost – A Tiny Home in the Blue Ridge Mountains (Swannanoa)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina The Roost

This tiny home known as The Roost is arched and framed with birch saplings and inspired by the Iroquois longhouse. It’s nestled atop a high ridge and you can enjoy views of the mountains.

You can grill out, start a campfire, or lay in the hammock and listen to the sounds of Bee Tree Creek! Only 15 minutes from breweries, restaurants, shopping, and more in things to do in Asheville and also, Black Mountain.

An hour away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park!

$66/night | 3 guests | 1 bed
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River View and Close to Boone (Todd)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina River View and Close to Boone

We make our way back to the High Country, where you can make lasting memories at Tiny 2, a tiny house 15 minutes from Boone.

It overlooks the New River and is equipped with a full kitchen, on-demand water heater, smart TV, Wi-Fi, and made with reclaimed materials.

This stay is also pet-friendly!

$79/night | 4 guests | 2 beds
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Looking for adventure? Check out this article on waterfalls near Boone.

Tiny Bunker in Todd (Todd)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tiny Bunker in Todd

Enjoy a retreat in nature and the fact that you’re only a 5-minute walk from downtown Todd. This tiny home has two decks, a hot tub, fire pit, and outdoor seating to enjoy being right in the heart of nature.

$169/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Mountainview Tiny House (Vilas)

Surrounded by wildlife, this beautiful tiny house is situated in the perfect place to give you peace and relaxation. Located 18 miles from Boone and not far from the Tennessee border, there is plenty to see and do while still being able to enjoy time away from it all!

This place offers a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom, and a large window that overlooks the deck, a fire pit, and the wonderful views that will surround you.

$108/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Check out these awesome hiking trails near Boone for your adventures!

Elegant Tiny House on Organic Farm (Weaverville)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Elegant Tiny House on Organic Farm

For the last of our tiny houses in North Carolina’s mountains, we head back toward Asheville and the Buncombe County town of Weaverville. This modern, picturesque tiny house sits on seven acres of land and looks out to a beautiful organic farm, providing garden and mountain views.

With no TV, this is the perfect place to enjoy some R&R and unplug from the rest of the world. You don’t want to miss this stay!

$76/night | 3 guests | 1 bed
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Tiny Houses in Central North Carolina

Charming Tiny House at Wildwoods Community Farm (Chapel Hill)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Charming Tiny House at Wildwoods Community Farm

This tiny home is located 10 minutes from Downtown Carborro and Chapel Hill at the non-profit Wildwoods Community Farm. It’s beautifully crafted and surprisingly spacious inside and surrounded by garden beds, ponds, and the soothing sounds of nature once you step outside.

$96/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Tranquil Tiny House in the Woods (Chapel Hill)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tranquil Tiny House in the Woods

This “shack” has been renovated into a beautifully remodeled tiny house only 10 minutes from downtown Chapel Hill!

It’s surrounded by woods and wildlife and the property backs up to parkland, perfect for hiking. Upon arrival, surround yourself in nature and enjoy your getaway.

$70/night | 2 guests | 2 beds
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Looking for more to do? Check out this guide covering the best things to do in Chapel Hill!

Tiny House Nomadic Soul Retreat (Charlotte)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Tiny House Nomadic Soul Retreat

This magical tiny home is only minutes from downtown Charlotte while still being in its own little world. Enjoy the fire pit under twinkling lights in the yard or visit all that Downtown has to offer!

This stay is also pet friendly. 

$102/ night | 3 guests | 2 beds
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Make sure to pick up dinner from one of these amazing restaurants in Charlotte!

Embrace Tiny Living in a Magical, Bespoke Little Home (Charlotte)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Magical Bespoke Little Home Charlotte

Come and stay at this custom-built tiny home that is perfect for a couple’s retreat. It’s close to downtown Charlotte but you might want to just stick around here, enjoy the hammock outside, or stay inside.

Amenities such as a queen-sized bed in the loft, a tv, kitchenette, and full bathroom await!

$91/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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The Boathouse (Charlotte)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina The Boathouse

Stay in a truly tiny home at The Boathouse! It’s 144 square feet and unique in its design and craftsmanship. Enjoy the “glamping” experience with a deck, grill, and fire pit.

Also, it’s pet friendly!

$46/night | 2 guests | 2 beds
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All of these tiny houses in North Carolina’s largest city pair well with these fun things to do in Queen City!

Modern Tiny House in the Trees (Durham)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Modern Tiny House in the Trees Durham

Though it’s only minutes from Duke University and Downtown Durham, this brand new tiny home is nestled in the woods and gives the feeling of complete privacy.

The kitchen is stocked, the mattress is meant for a perfect night’s sleep, and you’ll enjoy the view from the swing on the screened-in porch! In case you’d like to venture out, we can think of at least a few things to do in Durham for you!

$162/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Need more options in Bull City? We covered this one and more cool Airbnbs in Durham!

The Tiniest Home in Raleigh

Tiniest Home in Raleigh NC

This tiny home in Raleigh was designed with the traveler in mind! It’s beautiful and well thought out, with a kitchenette, smart TV in the living room, and a movable ladder that provides access to the loft for sleeping.

Enjoy a back deck as well and when you seek the excitement of our capital city, check out this guide covering things to do in Raleigh!

$77/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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We also featured this tiny home along with these other cool Airbnbs in Raleigh!

River & Twine (Rocky Mount)

Tiny Houses in North Carolin River and Twine Rocky Mount Mills

Of all the tiny houses in North Carolina that we’ll cover, River & Twine is the only one you won’t find on Airbnb. However, you’ll find incredible tiny homes here, which everyone should experience!

River & Twine is located on the Rocky Mount Mills campus where there are plenty of breweries, restaurants, and many more things to do just steps away.

Roost36 @ The Tiny House Farm (Winston-Salem)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Roost36

Stay at Roost36, one of the most famous tiny houses in North Carolina, featured in multiple publications and HGTV’s House Hunters! It’s situated on a four-acre historic farm and only minutes from downtown Winston-Salem, so you have the best of both worlds.

Some of the amenities include a beautiful view, eco-friendly toiletries, a farm-style tub, Roku TV, and more!

$122/night | 4 guests | 3 beds
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In case you’re searching for some fun, check out our guide that details the best things to do in Winston-Salem, including outdoor activities, its delicious restaurants, innovative breweries, and more!

Coastal Tiny Houses (in Eastern North Carolina)

Modern Beach Container Home #2 (Carolina Beach)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Modern Beach Container Home 2

This tiny home is a container converted into something modern and spacious and perfect for your beach or surf vacation. It has recently been featured in quite a few national publications, so the word is definitely getting around!

It’s a short walk from the beach and equipped with thoughtful finishing touches. Also, this stay is pet friendly.

$125/night | 3 guests | 1 bed
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Visiting Carolina Beach ranks high among our favorite things to do in Wilmington! For more places to stay in the area, check out these cool Airbnbs in Wilmington and its surroundings.

Saltwood Cottage Outer Banks Tiny Beach House (Kitty Hawk)

Tiny Houses in North Carolina Saltwood Cottage Outer Banks Tiny Beach House

This bright, modern, and fun tiny home on the Outer Banks is calling your name! For your use during your stay, you’ll have access to bikes, kayaks, surfboards, a paddleboard, yeti cooler, beach chairs, and an umbrella.

You can also enjoy an outdoor shower and patio with a grill, fire pit, and hammock.

$250/night | 2 guests | 1 bed
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Kitty Hawk is an awesome OBX Town and a perfect base for exploring all the things to do on our barrier islands! In case this place is booked, check out our guide to more Outer Banks vacation rentals!

Which of These Tiny Houses in North Carolina Do You Love?

From the mountains to the coast, there are plenty of beautiful tiny houses in North Carolina for you to make memories! We hope you fall in love with these properties.

Before we get to booking one, we’d love to know from you.

If you were to choose, which of these tiny houses in North Carolina would be your first pick? Let us know in the comments section!

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2 thoughts on “29 of the Most Adorable Tiny Houses in North Carolina”

  1. Saltwood Cottage, Outer Banks, is my favorite tiny house because it is coastal and includes “toys” to enjoy activities on the the ocean. It is a bit expensive, but given the amenities, worth the cost.

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