Destination guide

Why people love visiting beautiful Nellysford

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Nellysford. This scenic and romantic city is known for its mountain views, golfing and skiing. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Nellysford

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Nellysford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wintergreen Resort (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Afton Mountain Vineyards (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Veritas Vineyard and Winery (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • King Family Vineyards (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Stoney Creek Golf Course (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Nellysford

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Nellysford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shenandoah National Park (29.8 mi / 47.9 km)
  • Sherando Lake Recreation Area (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Blue Ridge Parkway North Entrance (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Rockfish Gap Entrance Shenandoah (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Crabtree Falls (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • James River State Park (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nellysford

The nearest airport is in Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO), located 29 mi (46.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Weyers Cave, VA (SHD-Shenandoah Valley Regional), which is 25.9 mi (41.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Nellysford?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's to get away. It's time to pack your bags and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Nellysford:

  • "Reconnect With Family And Friends At Our Large" is a favorite with guests. Around 3 miles from Nellysford, it has 6 bedrooms and loads of amenities to help you feel at home, including WiFi and an oven.
  • "Cabin - Couples Mountain Retreat" is another winner, offering 1 bedroom, a firepit, a stair gate and more. It's around 9 miles from Nellysford.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Nellysford vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Nellysford?

You sure can! From basic retreats to high-end escapes, Vrbo has a range of log cabins to rent in or around Nellysford. If the great outdoors is calling, check out these options:

  • "Luxurious Log Cabin On 200 Acres Overlooking Private Lake": Enjoy a week or so relaxing at this superb cabin nestled in nature. When you've recharged, enjoy fishing or kayaking, which are some of the fun things to do in this area.
  • "Luxury Log Cabin On Private Lake. Pet Friendly": Spend your getaway taking advantage of all the creature comforts at this hideaway. When it's time for some fresh air, golf and mountain biking will get your heart rate going.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Nellysford?

We all need to take a break every so often. If you're ready to spend a couple of mornings lingering in bed with a cappuccino and a good book, we've got some fabulous weekend getaways in and near Nellysford. Check out a few of our favorites:

  • "Come To The Blue Ridge For Springtime. . . Amazing Views And 5" is perfect for a weekend of R&R. It offers convenient amenities, such as a barbecue grill and air conditioning, and is located around 3 miles to the northwest of Nellysford.
  • Or, fling a few clothes in a small suitcase and enjoy a mini break at "Come And Enjoy A Beautiful View And Relaxing Time At Windy Knoll". This sought-after property is around 9 miles north of Nellysford and comes with shopping and spa and beauty services.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Nellysford?

If you're tracking down a small but stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often located in the heart of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Nellysford:

  • After an exciting day of outdoor exploration, put your feet up and relax at "Cabin - Couples Mountain Retreat". Internet services and a microwave oven are just some of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, use "Wintergreen Five Star Rated One Bedroom Condo At Affordable Prices" as a base to explore the best attractions around you. This cozy stay comes with air conditioning, children's games and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Nellysford?

From modern apartments to large vacation rentals, Vrbo has your mini vacation sorted. Here are just two of our favorite picks in and around Nellysford:

  • Within easy reach of central Nellysford, "High Lonesome Cabin. . . Elevate Your Soul Peaceful Seclusion" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not holed up in your comfortable digs, get out and discover everything that's around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a couple of nights at "Beautiful Mountain Views, Steps To Slopes". This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Nellysford?

Forget about flowers and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your boo. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Nellysford that would make Cupid green with envy. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Put on some soft tunes and kick back together at "Reconnect With Family And Friends At Our Large". Around 3 miles from Nellysford, this property has everything you could want for a couple's weekend away, including beauty services and winery tours.
  • "Cabin - Couples Mountain Retreat" is another retreat guaranteed to woo you. It's about 9 miles from Nellysford and comes with a fireplace and a restaurant dining guide.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Nellysford?

Big groups mean a whole lot of fun. They also mean finding a place that'll effortlessly fit your whole gang. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Nellysford and get everyone together under one roof:

  • You'll have plenty of space to spread out at "Reconnect With Family And Friends At Our Large". Around 3 miles northwest of Nellysford, this expansive retreat has 6 bedrooms accommodating up to 16 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including a firepit and a fireplace.
  • Nothing takes priority over spending time with the people you love, and "Wintergreen Retreat - New Luxury Post And Beam Home" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 4 miles to the west of Nellysford, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A fireplace and mountain views are among the various amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Nellysford?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool promises the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Nellysford and spend your time splashing about. Just remember to bring your inflatable unicorn:

  • Pack your swim gear and get away with your gang to "Fully Renovated House, Tons Of Upgrades And Beautiful Views In Wintergreen Resort". There are plenty of other appealing amenities here, including a microwave oven and nearby birdwatching activities.
  • "Fantastic Mountain And Valley Views From House And Deck" is the sort of place you go to get away from everything and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. Nearby birdwatching activities and towels are also on hand to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

Unsure how to pack for your Nellysford getaway? This leading destination has a humid subtropical climate. During summer, you can expect average temperatures of between 65 ºF and 85 ºF. Look up our selection of Nellysford vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Nellysford?

The first part of any great family trip is searching for the ideal place to stay. Whether you're planning a fun-filled escape with the kids or a reunion with all your relatives, Vrbo has large family vacation rentals in and around Nellysford that'll fit everyone. Here are two popular options waiting to welcome you:

  • With 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 16 guests, "Reconnect With Family And Friends At Our Large" gives you space to connect with the fam. It's around 3 miles northwest of Nellysford and comes with amenities designed to keep large groups comfortable, such as a video library and a kitchenette.
  • "Wintergreen Retreat - New Luxury Post And Beam Home", around 4 miles to the west of central Nellysford, is also ideal for family getaways. As many as 12 of your relatives or friends can fit into this comfortable vacation rental which features 4 bedrooms, a living room, a pool table and more.

As tempting as it is, don't spend your entire time kicking back with the fam indoors. Get out and see the area's family-friendly attractions, starting with Crabtree Falls.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Nellysford?

Time spent with family is important, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can truly connect. Book one of these family cabin rentals in or near Nellysford and make memories with the people you love:

  • "Cabin - Couples Mountain Retreat" - Enjoy great times with your crew at this retreat, which is around 9 miles west of central Nellysford. Towels and a toaster are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "High Lonesome Cabin. . . Elevate Your Soul Peaceful Seclusion" - Gather up the troops and spend a few days or longer at this inviting rental, which is around 8 miles to the southwest of Nellysford. You'll have access to a separate dining area, coffee and tea making facilities and a good deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Nellysford vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.