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Best 5 Places to Park Your Tiny Home in North Carolina (Read This First!)

Updated on:
September 16, 2023

Are you considering embracing the simplicity and freedom of tiny home living against the backdrop of North Carolina's breathtaking landscapes? You need to know the best places to park your tiny home before you hit the road with it in tow.

Several enticing locations in the Tar Heel State call for individuals looking for an alternative way of life, from peaceful campgrounds to recreational vehicle parks and tiny house communities.

But why is knowing where to park your tiny house in North Carolina essential? 

For starters, local regulations, building codes, and in-depth building restrictions can differ greatly from one place to another. This means that choosing the ideal location involves more than simply aesthetics.

In this article, we'll outline the top spots in North Carolina to park your tiny house, ensuring you get the most out of your tiny dwelling experience. 

So, let's get on the road and find the best places to call home, even for a little while.

1. Mountain Stream RV Park

Check out this Tudor House, a perfect representation of English cottage-style architecture and storybook interior

Mountain Stream RV Park is located amid the Pisgah National Forest at roughly 1800 feet. It is tucked away in a little valley surrounded by mountains. 

This valley is traversed by the lovely Buck Creek, which also runs down two of the campground's sides. Although the Blue Ridge Parkway is only a few miles away, the distance by road is five miles.

Gorgeous alpine beauty surrounds it. You can visit several interesting places nearby or choose to unwind by the stream and enjoy the sound of the cool, clear water flowing over the stony streambed. 

Daily rates start at $52, and weekly rates start at $312.

There are trout in the creek's water. Every one of the campsites has complete hookups, including electricity (30 and 50 amp), water, sewer, and cable TV.

Featured amenities

  • Camp store
  • Shady sites
  • Large grassy play area
  • Pet area
  • Streamside sites
  • Clean bath house
  • Playground
  • Outdoor pavilion
  • Free Wi-Fi and cable TV (40 channels)

2. Raleigh Oaks RV Resort & Cottages

The beauty, facilities, and roomy sites of Raleigh Oaks RV Resort & Cottages are impressive. They are one of just two Good parks in North Carolina to receive a rating of 10/10/10.  

There are daily, weekly, and monthly sites. Reserve your site and visit this beauty.

The R.A.P.I.D service they offer to all RVers is a top priority for their entire workforce. Their daily actions are guided by respect, accountability, perseverance, integrity, and discipline. They are wholly dedicated to these fundamental principles. 

Daily rates start at $65, and monthly rates start at $675.

They ensure that everything operates smoothly for you from the moment you call them or enter the premises. They go the extra mile to make things right.

Featured amenities

  • 2 Large pools
  • Large spa with 20 powerful jets
  • Event center for activities and rally groups
  • Fitness center with treadmills, ellipticals, bikes, free and cable weights, and stretch mats
  • Billiard Room with two Oldhausen professional tables
  • Store with the basics
  • 3 Leash free dog parks
  • Lighted pickleball court
  • Mini Golf
  • Basketball court
  • Playground
  • 2 laundry facilities
  • Propane
  • Horseshoes

3. Grand View Campground & RV Park

Check out this Hauslein Sojourner Tiny House built on a heavy-duty, galvanized trailer chassis with high-end Al-Ko axles.

The 56-acre Grand View Campground & RV Park is situated on Highway 226 in Casar, North Carolina, in the picturesque foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The lovely First Broad River borders the campground. 

Mountain Creek, one of the First Broad's many lovely tributaries, also leisurely passes through the area. They aim to create a family-friendly atmosphere where people of all ages may have fun all year and offer a break from the grind. 

The First Broad River's accessibility for fishing, wading, canoeing, kayaking, and tubing is another well-liked lure. 

Children enjoy playing in Mountain Creek as well. The river and creek are fantastic options for those who enjoy such sites. They also provide tube rentals. 

They host special events at Grand View all year. These include things like Christmas festivities and live musical entertainment. 

They also provide additional activities, including swimming, seesawing, bingo, volleyball, horseshoes, hiking, bicycling, arts and crafts, and more. 

There is enough space for a game of tag, flag football, dodgeball, softball, or soccer. Grand View Campground & RV Park is located far enough from the action to allow you to unwind, kick back, and take in the tranquility and beauty of nature. 

However, it's close enough to a lot of other towns, cities, and sites that you can take a quick day trip and experience practically whatever you want to enjoy.

Featured amenities

  • Picnic Tables
  • Grills
  • Dump station available on tiny house parking
  • Power at the site (Full Hook-Up)
  • Water at the site (Full Hook-Up)
  • Septic at the site (Full Hook-Up)
  • Bath Houses (Male and Female)
  • Restrooms (Male and Female)
  • Laundry Room
  • Camping Store with snacks and miscellaneous camping supplies (open weekends Memorial Day to Labor Day)
  • Patio area with picnic tables
  • Porch with rocking chairs
  • Covered area that’s great for meetings and parties
  • Pet Friendly – dogs and cats allowed if kept on leash when outside
  • Short drive to many nearby attractions
  • Wi-Fi is available in the office area

Read also: How Much Does It Cost to Build a Tiny Home?

4. Jones Station RV Park 

The brand-new, privately owned recreational vehicles park and campground, Jones Station RV Park, is located in Mebane, North Carolina. 

The property is situated on 25 acres of lush natural beauty.

In addition to enjoying the great outdoors, Jones Station is conveniently located near various other attractions, such as: 

  1. Tanger Outlets
  2. Conservators' Center
  3. Iron Gate Winery
  4. Alamance Crossing
  5. Greensboro Historical Museum
  6. Greensboro Science Center
  7. Greensboro Children's Museum
  8. Wet and Wild Emerald Point
  9. Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC)

The park is conveniently close to several destinations, including galleries, vineyards, malls, and theme parks. 

Daily rates to park tiny houses start at $60, and monthly rates start at $650. Rates are calculated based on one unit and four people per unit at each campground.

Featured amenities

  • Pull-through sites
  • Wifi 
  • 56 deluxe campsites on 25 acres
  • Covered picnic area 
  • Full hookup on all sites
  • Children's playground
  • 30/50 amp
  • Bathhouse 
  • On-site management/staff
  • Firewood
  • Picnic tables
  • Yard swings
  • Fire pits

You may also like: How to Build a Tiny House.

5. Acony Bell 

Check out the Jojo Bean, a simplistic yet fully functional tiny house.

Acony Bell tiny house builders community is designed exclusively for tiny houses on wheels. They provide full-time properties for lease to park your small home on.

Currently, they have two phases, which are separated by a stream. They are working on Phase 3 and are set to release an additional 18 lots in the late Fall 2022. Including the development of Phase 3, they will have 96 total lots.

There are hiking trails for all levels, world-class mountain biking trails, and a trophy trout fishing area just down the road in the Pisgah Forest.

Featured amenities

  • Clubhouse
  • Gardens
  • Edible landscaping
  • Hiking trails
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Fully stocked fire rings

Takeaway: Get ready to embrace tiny living in North Carolina

In this journey, we've opened up a world of possibilities for your tiny house ambitions through the top tiny house-friendly sites to park your tiny home in North Carolina. 

From campgrounds to tiny home communities and RV parks, North Carolina offers a wide variety of options to anyone seeking a tiny house lifestyle.

Spend your days hiking and exploring and your nights stargazing and making bonfires. It's a truly magical experience!

Are you ready to take the next step and make your aspirations of owning a tiny house a reality? Don't allow fear to prevent you from joining North Carolina's tiny house movement. 

Start making your dreams a cozy, portable reality right now. Check out this article for more insights: Rules and Regulations for Tiny Homes in North Carolina.

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