BalsamSKY is no longer on the vacation rental market, but coming in the summer of 2015, we will have a new rental home, Balsam Breeze, available for monthly rentals. We will offer the same hospitality, serenity and privacy with mountain views. Please check back!


Balsam NC Mountain Vacation Rental

balsam SKY is a vacation rental home located at 4000' on the summit of Piney Mountain near Balsam Gap in beautiful Western North Carolina. Unlike other vacation rentals in the Balsam area, balsam SKY provides guests with a spectacular 360 degree view of surrounding mountain ranges: the Plott Balsams, Cowees and Nantahalas in Haywood and Jackson Counties.

balsamSKY master bedroom

balsam SKY Sunrise Suite


3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, new beds
Covered wrap around porch

Well appointed kitchen
Quality linens
High speed wireless internet
BlueRay DVD
DirectTV, Netflix, Pandora, VuDu
Gas grill
Pets negotiable


Absolute Privacy

balsamSKY fall sunset

early fall sunset toward Mt. Lynn Lowry from the wrap around porch

balsam SKY is situated at the end of a private rural road on top of a mountain allowing guests absolute privacy in their own sky-high accommodations.The vacation home features 3 bedrooms with 2 full baths and will sleep 6. The extraordinary custom wood interior was milled with hardwoods from the surrounding property, featuring over 8 species of local trees. The octagonal design of the great room and wrap-around porch affords guests dramatic views of the pristine mountain scenery.

For more information about availability, send an e-mail to:

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put "Balsam rental" in the subject line

notes of the season

balsam sky winter

Early snowfall on Piney Mountain.   

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