Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in Central Virginia, US 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 $110 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.
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.


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, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,449 vacation rentals around Central Virginia. From 373 cabin rentals to 1,833 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Central Virginia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Central Virginia. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Northwest: 1,100 vacation rentals
  • Snowshoe: 486 vacation rentals
  • Moneta: 433 vacation rentals
  • Luray: 320 vacation rentals
  • Northeast: 554 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Central Virginia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Central Virginia?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Central Virginia:

  • Snowshoe: 486 rentals
  • Moneta: 433 rentals
  • Luray: 320 rentals
  • Huddleston: 397 rentals
  • Davis: 318 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Central Virginia?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Central Virginia are:

  • Danville, VA (DAN-Danville Regional): 27 vacation rentals
  • College Park, MD (CGS): 1,830 vacation rentals
  • Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National): 1,858 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Central Virginia?

Vrbo offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Central Virginia. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Eastern Market: 108 rentals
  • National Mall: 1,079 rentals
  • King George: 82 rentals
  • Nationals Park: 1,836 rentals
  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: 1,881 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Central Virginia listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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