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Murphy, North Carolina Travel Guide

The town of Murphy is a quaint little town in Cherokee County, North Carolina. This region is often referred to among locals as being “God’s Country”. Though the area is relatively rural, there is plenty to do here for an enjoyable weekend break. Amid the backdrop of the Appalachian mountains, surrounded by stunning trees and greenery, Murphy is the perfect place to get away from it all.

Things to Do in Murphy, North Carolina

One of the best things to do in Murphy is to visit the Fields of Wood nature park. Even those that are not religious can appreciate the sights here. God’s written word, including the ten commandments have been written on the hills and grass with white rocks and is quite a sight to be seen. The nearby Murphy River is a great place to get back to nature with various hiking and canoe trails leading through beautiful woodland ecosystems.

Best Time to Visit Murphy, North Carolina

The spring months of March through to May are the best time to visit Murphy. During this time, temperatures are warm but not too hot, making it the perfect time to enjoy exploring the outdoors. Expect temperatures in the seventies.

Price and Availability Index in Murphy

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Murphy is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Murphy is in the high season in October. Murphy has its low season in May, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Murphy tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Murphy tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Murphy

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Murphy. The warmest months in Murphy are June and August, when temperatures reach 90 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 17 ˚F. The wettest month in Murphy is April with 6.18 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 3.08 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Murphy

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. We have 560 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Murphy ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Murphy can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $25 per night. A typical accommodation in Murphy costs on average $131 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 287 accommodations in Murphy that have WiFi. We have 23 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 10 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Murphy by car, be sure to choose from 301 accommodations that provide parking. We have 20 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 126 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Murphy accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 161 places to stay from Airbnb, 118 accommodations from VRBO and 36 places to stay from Homeaway.

403 accommodations in Murphy have been reviewed: 61% are rated excellent or good. 207 accommodations allow instant booking.

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