Discover more than 100 choices for unique vacation rentals in Polk County, where you'll find a wide variety from rustic or high-end cabins with mountain views to modern homes with all the amenities. This scenic rural county with mountains and rolling farmland - known as the First Peak of the Blue Ridge - promises a peaceful stay, allowing you to rejuvenate while visiting local wineries, waterfalls, scenic gorges, hiking trails, and the small towns of Tryon, Saluda and Columbus. You’ll also discover equestrian shows, distinctive shops and galleries, local restaurants and a calendar full of events and festivals. With easy interstate access off of I-26, you can explore the entire Western North Carolina area, then return 'home' for sunset views, dark skies and peaceful nights. Call the First Peak Visitor Center for help picking the perfect rental for your mountain getaway!