Leicester Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Leicester

  • Dogwood Mountain Escapes
     Country House
    Booking.com
    From
    $195
  • Asheville Area Private Cottage! Beautiful Views! Fine Art Interiors Green Built!
    ExcellentCottage
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $224
  • Serene Cabin 18 Miles from Downtown Asheville!
    Excellent3br Farm Stay
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $367
  • Beautiful Mt. View Private Room with Loft
     2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $165
  • 7-Acre Home w/ Mountain Views - 16 Mi to Asheville
     8br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $1,194
  • Life on the Farm---Experience our Cottage of Color
     2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $370
  • Compassionate Expressions Mtn Inn & Spa Retreat
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $152
  • Historic Home w/Decks By Creek, 30min to Asheville
     4br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $675

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Leicester Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • Elevacres
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $396

Leicester Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • CAMPING - 3 on Franny's Farm-minutes to Asheville
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $40
  • A Country Place
    Good3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $141
  • PERSIMMON GREEN
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $212
  • Countryside Retreat
    ExcellentHome/Apartment
    Airbnb
    From
    $112

Leicester Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Holly Ridge - Secluded & private yet close to Asheville. Pets are welcome!
     -1br Studio
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $105
  • NEW! Clyde Cabin w/Porch - Mins to Smoky Mountains
     Cottage
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $201
  • Farmside Village - Stargazer - 1Bd/1Ba - No Pet Fees
     Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $186
  • Scenic Mtn Home by Chestnut Ridge, near Asheville!
     3br Home/Apartment
    HolidayLettings
    From
    $463

Leicester Travel Guide

Leicester, NC is a small rural community in Buncombe County. It has a meager population of 12,000 residents and sits approximately 12 miles from Asheville. The city’s most appealing features are its clear blue skies, rolling hills, and public parks.

Things to Do in Leicester

Those visiting Leicester can enjoy a day of shopping, as the community is home to a selection of unique stores, gift shops, and boutiques. Friendswood Brooms specializes in the creation of funky brooms complete with patterns, cutouts, carvings, and intricate paint jobs, while they can shop locally from the comfort of their vacation home when they browse the Etsy store of the Trippy Hippy Brothers Tye Dye which creates custom tye dye apparel.

Best Places to Stay in Leicester

Guests to Leicester can book themselves a mountain retreat, quaint cabin, or a hotel room in the downtown area. With so many rentals available, there’s something in Leicester for guests with every budget, personal style, and preference. Every rental offers wireless internet and static-free cable TV with tons of channels.

Best Time to Visit Leicester

The best time to visit Leicester is March through May and September through November, as during this time, the city’s temperatures generally sit at a comfortable level and rental prices are at their lowest.

Food in Leicester

Leicester is home to a variety of tasty foods and food-service establishments. Two of the most popular are the Turkey Creek Grill and Old Newfound Grocery & County Food Store. Turkey Creek specializes in all-American comfort foods and is said to have some of the best desserts in the city, while Old Newfound Grocery is a grocery store that doubles as a cafe, allowing guests to place orders of fresh, homemade food for takeaway.

Best Events in Leicester

Most of the events that Leicester’s residents attend are located in the nearby cities. A few of the events with the best turn outs include the Orchid Festival, Vegan Fest, the Asheville Yoga Festival, and the Spring Herb Festival.

In Fletcher, visitors can get in on the festivities of the Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest, which features live music, German food and brews, and traditional Berlin, Germany Oktoberfest activities. Also in Fletcher is the annual BrickLife Asheville event, where event goers can get creative with lego blocks, participate in contests, workshops, and building stations, and admire the Lego creations on display.

Things to Do for Families in Leicester

Leicester is a tight-knit family- oriented community, offering plenty of fun things for families visiting the area. They can spend an evening singing and dancing at the Hillbilly Jackie’s Music Barn, which, through its family-friendly environment and upbeat music, encourages wholesome family fun and making new friends. Families can also spend a day with the bison, touring the Carolina Bison Farm by old-fashioned wagon and tossing the various herds of buffalo tasty treats.

Price and Availability in Leicester

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Leicester tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Leicester tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Leicester is in October, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Leicester is in the high season in October. Leicester has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Leicester

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Leicester. The warmest months in Leicester are July and June, when temperatures reach 91 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 6 ˚F. The wettest month in Leicester is August with 14.68 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 2.57 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Leicester

At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of the best providers - Airbnb, RedAwning, Bed and Breakfast and others. Leicester has 320 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, luxury travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Leicester can be affordable - the lowest price rental is available at $27 per night. An average vacation rental in Leicester costs on average $164 per night.

If you want internet access during your stay in Leicester, then you can choose from over 172 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. 21 of our accommodations include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 7 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Leicester, you'll want to pick from 186 places to stay that provide parking. We have 9 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 87 pet-friendly places to stay in Leicester, so if you're traveling with your cat or dog you won't have any problems.

220 accommodations in Leicester have been reviewed; 72% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 158 places to stay right now.

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