5 Massive Homes On Lake Norman You Can Rent For Under $30 Per Night


With summer heat in full swing, it’s the perfect time to get on the lake and do some swimming, fishing, laying in the sun, or doing some insane tricks on those new water trampolines.

We recently discovered some incredible deals for huge homes for rent on a daily/weekly basis, and if you break them down on per-person basis, they are incredibly affordable.

Here are the top 5 most affordable big homes for rent on Lake Norman;

#1 Main Channel Retreat – $33 per person

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The total price for this 3 bed home is $200 a night, but it’s listed as being able to sleep 6 people.

This brand new multi-level waterfront home offers something very unique that few if any others on Lake Norman offer.

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#2 Taylormade Rustic Lakefront Cabin – $37.50 per person


This home features all the amenities of a 5 star resort, plus fishing, boating, and swimming on the now famous Lake Norman. It can sleep a total of 10 people comfortably.

It’s ideal for multiple families gathering to enjoy lakefront living at its best. Beautiful lake views can be seen from every room in the house. It offers three master bedrooms with attached baths and large closets. One master suite is located on the main floor; the other two master suites are on the second floor. There is a bunk loft area with a twin over full that is ideal for children. Additionally, a daybed is tucked away in a quiet nook on the main floor.

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#3 Quiet Cove Cottage – $23.16 per person


Tucked away in a quiet cove on Lake Norman, you will find this newly constructed (built March 2015!) three-bedroom cottage sized perfectly for your small family with modern amenities.

This cottage is one of two homes on a 1-acre lakefront property on Lake Norman in a one-of-a-kind family compound with two lake houses and a private dock on a 1-acre, 300 feet of water frontage.

Full kitchen with stainless steel appliances

Hardwood floors throughout

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#4 Sprawling Family Retreat – $22.92 per person


Just 40 minutes from Charlotte this cozy 2700 square foot lakeside retreat offers the perfect vacation getaway. The home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac with private water frontage in Sherrill’s Ford, NC just North of Lincoln county. The two-level floor plan easily accommodates multiple families. With four bedrooms and three full bathrooms this house will comfortably sleep eight to twelve people and offers all of the conveniences of home.

Two wood-burning fireplaces offer winter visitors an added benefit. Two of four bedrooms, one up and one downstairs, offer private suite-like amenities including private bath, luxurious queen size bed, and gorgeous lakeside views. The two remaining bedrooms, one with a lake view, boast twin beds and share the third bath. Small beach area for everyone with step access.

The two remaining bedrooms, one with a lake view, boast twin beds and share the third bath. Small beach area for everyone with step access.

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#5 Lakefront Home w/ Sandy Beach – $30 per person


Arrive at our Lake Norman cottage with a mountain like feel. Enjoy unobstructed views from every room or sit lakeside on your private beach. This charming cottage home features both a gas fireplace on the main floor family room and a wood burning fireplace in the lower den for cozy cool evenings. The lawn leads to

The lawn leads to private beach at shoreline with fire pit and new private dock. Covered dining area on dock allows for waterside dining. Local nearby boat rental will deliver to your private boat slip.

Relax in the hammock under towering shade trees or on the wood swing under the covered porch. Entertaining areas located on the main level deck as well as the lower covered patio. Master bedroom features a private balcony, walk-in closet and bathroom.

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BONUS: If you don’t want to stay with a large group of people, here are a few options for a more private retreat; 

#6 Waterfront Condo – $175/night

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Peaceful relaxation, non-stop adventure or any combination – this setting has something for everyone. Beautiful, lake front views the minute you walk in the door will have you ready to relax and kick back. Or get out on the water. Bring your own boat and dock it at our onsite slip or rent a boat nearby.

Fishing, skiing, paddle boarding are all just outside your door. Walk along the shoreline on the boardwalk, visit nearby parks and trails.

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#7 Lake Norman Cabin On The Water – $165/night

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If you are seeking peace to rejuvenate and recharge, this getaway is for you.

This is not just another sweet spot on Lake Norman, but being on a three-mile island –peninsula, it is place where you can hear nature speak and hear yourself think. The sunsets from the causeway, just a few yards down the quiet road, are spectacular. Being on the main channel, it offers deep water and breathtaking views.

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#8 Sandy Beach Retreat $150/night


Beautiful secluded 550 sq. foot Studio Apartment located on Owners Property. Steps away from cozy Sandy Beach, and great dock with deep water for swimming, fishing, boating, kayaking, paddling or just floating in one of the most beautiful Coves on Lake Norman.

The studio apartment is located on the lower level of a detached garage area. Was built with 3 large viewing windows, and is secluded from the main house. It is a cozy little hide-away with a covered patio area right outside the entry door.

You can rent the retreat for $150/night – more info here.

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