Destination guide

Friendly Radford will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Radford. This city's university setting, sporting events and cafés attract many visitors, and its welcoming and trendy location add to the charm. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Radford

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Radford has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Christiansburg Aquatic Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Giles Country Club (15.3 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Blacksnake Meadery (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Chateau Morrisette (25.5 mi / 41.1 km)
  • Villa Appalaccia Winery (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Radford

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Radford is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jefferson National Forest (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • New River Trail State Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Rocky Knob Visitor Center (24.3 mi / 39.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Radford

The nearest airport is in Roanoke, VA (ROA-Roanoke Regional), located 35.6 mi (57.3 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Radford?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 130 house rentals around Radford. From 53 Cabins to 62 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Radford is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Radford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Radford. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Radford University: 130 home rentals
  • Wildwood Park: 131 home rentals
  • Carilion Giles Community Hospital: 82 home rentals
  • Cascade Falls: 82 home rentals
  • Lovers Leap Scenic Overlook: 81 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Radford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Radford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 53 Cabins in Radford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Radford include:

  • Houses: 62 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 53 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 53 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Caravans and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Radford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation homes with pool available in Radford.