Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in Central Virginia that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pools and WiFi. Prices start at $138 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Central Virginia. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to lively Central Virginia

The area's live music and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Central Virginia. Renowned for its university setting, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. For a bit of culture, visit Virginia Discovery Museum, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts or Children's Museum of Richmond. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Central Virginia

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Central Virginia has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Longwood Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • The Adventure Park at Sandy River Retreat (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Spring Creek Wine Cellar (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Morefield Gem Mine (24.2 mi / 38.9 km)
  • Elk Island Winery (29.2 mi / 47 km)
  • Byrd Cellars Winery and Vineyard (29.2 mi / 47 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Central Virginia

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Central Virginia is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sailor's Creek Battlefield State Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Bear Creek Lake State Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Twin Lakes State Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Holliday Lake State Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Appomattox Court House National Historical Park (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Nottoway Falls (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Central Virginia

The nearest airport is in Lynchburg, VA (LYH-Lynchburg Regional), located 46 mi (74 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Charlottesville, VA (CHO-Charlottesville-Albemarle), which is 53.7 mi (86.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lynchburg-Kemper Street Station, Charlottesville Station and Richmond Staples Mill Road Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Central Virginia?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 2,614 vacation rentals around Central Virginia. From 417 cabin rentals to 1,970 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.