Discover a selection of 19 holiday rentals in Amherst, VA, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and air conditioning. Prices start at null per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Amherst. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The lively area of Amherst awaits your stay

The area's live music and wineries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Amherst. This city's university setting, coffee shops and shopping attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and walkable location. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Amherst

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Amherst a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Winton Country Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Rebec Vineyards (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Lovingston Winery (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Mountain Cove Vineyards (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Amazement Square (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • LaHaye Ice Center (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Amherst

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Amherst. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • James River State Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Sherando Lake Recreation Area (20.5 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Alumni Memorial Field (22.3 mi / 35.8 km)
  • Boxerwood Gardens (23.3 mi / 37.5 km)
  • Appomattox Court House National Historical Park (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Butterflies at the Bridge (25.2 mi / 40.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Amherst

The nearest airport is in Lynchburg, VA (LYH-Lynchburg Regional), located 21.4 mi (34.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Amherst?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19 holiday lettings around Amherst. From 2 cabins to 13 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Cabins in Amherst?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 2 Cabins in Amherst. Our other popular types of Amherst holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Amherst?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 17 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Amherst. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.