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Cabin in Sherrills Ford
Lakefront Cabin - Lookout Lodge - on Lake Norman
Located on Lake Norman with a private dock—in a great location! Just seconds away to open water, yet situated in a large cove that’s great for swimming with the kids. Dock allows you to tie up your boat, jump in for a swim, or take in the sunset. Cabin is perfectly situated on a quiet road with lots of mature trees. With parking for 5 vehicles, and only 1 mile to the nearest Publix and restaurants. You will feel like you’re a world away—although only a few minutes to many conveniences!
G$41,728 GYD per night
Cabin in Mooresville
Heron's Nest, Modern Waterfront Cabin, Sleeps 6
Escape to a tranquil waterfront Magnolia-inspired cabin with community walking access (no boat access) to Lake Norman. This cozy cabin is under a beautiful canopy of trees with a furnished screened porch and fenced-in yard. Enjoy fireside conversations under the stars with a large fire pit and patio. Indulge in a morning cup of coffee while watching the wildlife over the water. Close to a variety of local restaurants, Davidson College, The Venues at Langtree, and easy access to Charlotte.
G$42,211 GYD per night
Cabin in Mooresville
The Cabin on Lake Norman
This lovely lake front property is not called Cabin on the Lake for just any reason. Sitting a mere 10 feet off the water this cozy home boasts a second-to-none view of Lake Norman. The Cabin includes a spacious dock with room for up to 3 boats, enough to host friends and family for an evening of cocktails and fireworks. This is a 2 bed 1 bath escape for water sport enthusiasts looking for a lakeside getaway or for the avid fisherman looking for their next Big Fish story. *PET FRIENDLY*
G$31,448 GYD per night

Cabin rentals with jacuzzis in Lake Norman

Cabin in Sherrills Ford
Black Bear Cabin on Lake Norman
G$66,122 GYD per night
Cabin in Township of Taylorsville
Weaverville Cabin ~ w/ 6 Mini Cabins and Hot Tub
G$131,067 GYD per night
Private room in Connelly Springs
Connelly Springs cabin on Lake Rhodhiss
G$20,895 GYD per night
Cabin in Mooresville
Lake front cabin on Lake Norman
G$45,829 GYD per night
Cabin in Matthews
Private Paradise/w hottub!
G$79,750 GYD per night
Cabin in Charlotte
New Waterfront Cabin on the Large Sundeck
G$31,659 GYD per night
Cabin in Charlotte
Luxury Private Cabin Private trail and Hot Tub
G$155,098 GYD per night
Cabin in Charlotte
New Waterfront Cabin on the Large Sundeck
G$31,659 GYD per night

Your guide to Lake Norman

All About Lake Norman

The largest manmade lake in North Carolina, Lake Norman offers 500 miles of coastline and several marinas just north of the Charlotte metropolitan area. On a hot summer day, the surface of the lake is dotted with boaters, kayakers, and waterskiers, while swimmers splash into the water from the shores of Lake Norman State Park, which has a 125-yard long swimming beach. You can also catch a sunset dinner cruise here, or go on a sailing excursion through the lake’s island passages and winding coastline. The lake area is also home to numerous hiking and biking trails, including a popular network comprising more than 30 miles of single-track mountain biking routes.

Several towns dot the shoreline around Lake Norman, the largest being Cornelius, Davidson, and Westport, where you can grab amenities, explore a historic Main Street, or enjoy a crab cake sandwich at a waterfront restaurant. With Charlotte just a short drive away, Lake Norman is an ideal lake getaway that’s still close to a big city.

When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Lake Norman?

As most of the area attractions are centered around the water, summer is a popular time for Lake Norman cabin rentals. You can expect mostly hot weather at this time of year with occasional rain (so pack rain gear just in case). The shoulder seasons bring pleasantly crisp temperatures that are great for hiking among spring’s wildflower blooms or mountain biking among the orange hues of fall foliage. Winters can get cold by the lake with occasional snowfall.

With so many towns and communities throughout the lake region, there are plenty of events to keep you busy throughout the year. Huntersville hosts the Loch Norman Highland Games in April, featuring dancing, bagpipe bands, and traditional Scottish food. Starting in October, the town celebrates a Renaissance Festival that runs through the end of November.

What are the top things to do in Lake Norman?

Lake Norman State Park

Located on the northern shore of Lake Norman, Lake Norman State Park draws hikers, bikers, and horseback riders to this lakefront recreation area. This is a popular spot to swim, as the park offers numerous amenities, including a bath house and concession stand, on a grassy knoll above the water. You can also catch the popular Lake Shore Trail here, which offers expansive views of Lake Norman.


Davidson is a small college town on the western shores of Lake Norman. The town’s Main Street, which is just a short walk from the water, offers farm-to-table eateries, streetside cafes, and artisan shops along with seasonal farmers markets. You can browse a beloved bookstore here, or pop into a diner serving old-fashioned floats and sodas.

Dinner Cruises

Cap off a day at Lake Norman with a sunset sail across its deep blue waters. Several local operators offer dinner cruises on water crafts ranging from large yachts to more intimate sailboat voyages, departing from marinas and towns across the area.