Discover a selection of 167 vacation rentals in Mathews, VA 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 swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $214 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Mathews. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Mathews getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Mathews with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Mathews

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Mathews a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golden Eagle Golf Club (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Compass Entertainment Complex (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mathews

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Mathews is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Yorktown Beach (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Colonial National Historical Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Newport News Park (21.2 mi / 34 km)
  • Savage Neck Dunes Natural Area Preserve (18.5 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Bethel Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mathews

The nearest airport is in Newport News - Williamsburg Intl. Airport (PHF), located 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Mathews?

Whether you're seeking a cozy retreat for you and your honey or a sprawling house to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Mathews. Here are a couple to get you inspired:

  • Make the most of amenities including lowered locks and a TV at "History, Art, Nature, Privacy - Historic Escape In 110 Acres Of Ancient Woodland". Situated around 35 miles from Mathews, this quality property has 5 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • "Very Private Riverfront, Beach" is another top pick, offering 6 bedrooms, an iron and ironing board, free toiletries and more. It's around 3 miles from Mathews.

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

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Mathews?

You need only set foot inside one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Mathews to figure out that amazing things really do come in tiny packages. Ingeniously designed to make use of every square inch of space, these pint-sized pads promise a big vacation experience:

  • Expect a simpler way of life at "Whimsical Tiny House, Cape Charles Virginia". Amenities at this small wonder in Županići include internet services, an oven and more.
  • Alternatively, get comfy at "Tiny House 3 Min From Down Town Cape Charles". Situated in Cape Charles, this itty-bitty abode comes with heating and a microwave oven.

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

Sometimes, you just need to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. That's where Vrbo comes in. We've got an excellent selection of log cabin rentals in and around Mathews where you can relax in nature. These are just for starters:

  • "Secluded And Peaceful Log Cabin" has all the conveniences you need for a relaxed getaway, including a garden and a playground. After you've unpacked, head outdoors and take in the scenery.
  • Bring a few pals with you or settle in with your sweetheart at "Chesapeake Bay Secluded Waterfront Log Cabin". A kitchen and free WiFi are just some of the many conveniences you'll find at this tempting option.

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

Nothing beats a short escape to get you feeling alive again. Pack your carry-on bag and take a load off at one of these weekend getaways in and around Mathews:

  • Spend a few days at "Summertime In Irvington, Va On Carter Creek", which is around 17 miles to the north of Mathews. There's plenty of nature and adventure to keep you busy here. Try golf and kayaking or just explore the sights of Waller Mill Park and Ford's Colony at Williamsburg.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a rejuvenating getaway at "Chesapeake Bay Boating, Fishing". Stay in with your feet up, or head out for some sailing and hiking and biking. When it's time to explore some nearby attractions, visit Redoubt Park and Newport News Park. This sought-after vacation rental is around 2 miles northeast of Mathews.

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

Get a taste of the lifestyle and culture of Mathews from the comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're planning to take a break on your own or have fun with a few friends, you'll find the ideal studio apartment for rent in and around Mathews:

  • Explore the world around you from "Historic Cottage On Ware River Estate". This vacation rental is a terrific base for discovering the sights and comes with amenities including shopping and internet services.
  • Alternatively, organize a stay at "This Is The No Drama Zone You Have Been Looking For Come Relax And Have Fun", which comes with conveniences such as cable/satellite TV services and a kitchen.

There are lots of highlights around Mathews to add to your agenda. Nourish the culture lover in you with a visit to Longwood Center for the Visual Arts and Mainly Clay.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Mathews?

From chic studio apartments to extravagant houses, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are some of our most popular stays in and around Mathews:

  • If you only need to stay a couple of nights, "Pet - Friendly Just Steps To Famous Chincoteague Pony Penning And Carnival Grounds" has you covered. It's close to the center of Mathews, so you'll have easy access to all the best sights.
  • Alternatively, spend a few nights at "Summertime In Irvington, Va On Carter Creek". This centrally located property makes exploring the sights easy.

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

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a perfect way to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your sweetie off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Mathews:

  • Put on some love songs and slow dance the nights away at "Very Private Riverfront, Beach". Around 3 miles from Mathews, this property has everything you need for a romantic weekend away, including winery tours and a nearby bay.
  • Alternatively, spend a few blissful days sipping on bubbly and canoodling at "Luxury 2 Bedroom Waterfront Kingsmill Condo Book Your 2023 Travel Now", around 25 miles from Mathews. Winery tours and a fireplace will help set the mood for romance.

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

Take a look at these large group vacation rentals in or near Mathews and don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list:

  • A great range of amenities including a nearby river and a nearby waterfront make "Very Private Riverfront, Beach" a favorite. This spacious retreat has 6 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From the heart of Mathews, it's around 3 miles away to the southwest.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your favorite people to "Gorgeous Waterfront Estate - - Private Pool" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 5 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the west of central Mathews. It's packed with features to keep your group comfortable, such as a nearby river and a kitchen.

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

Having access to a pool is always a plus when you're vacationing, especially if you're taking the kids. Stay, play and splash the days away at one of these houses with a pool in or near Mathews:

  • Make pool day every day at "Guest House In Peaceful, Secluded Setting". A fenced pool and books are some of the other amenities that help make this place a standout.
  • Alternatively, book a few nights away at "Furnished House 6 To 8 People" and spend your trip poolside. A DVD player and cable/satellite TV services are other things your crew will like about this property.

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

Whether your ideal escape is high in the mountains or by the ocean, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with your favorite people. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near Mathews and bring along the whole crew:

  • Get your group under the same roof at "Very Private Riverfront, Beach", which has 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 12 guests. This getaway is around 3 miles to the southwest of Mathews and features amenities such as childrens activities and a video library.
  • Another popular choice is "Up To 25% Off - 4bedroom Golf Course Front Home At Bay Creek Resort". This vacation rental is 20 miles southeast of Mathews and comes with a TV, coffee and tea making facilities and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 10 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have far to go. The Adventure Park at Sandy River Retreat, Amazement Square and AMF Lynchburg Lanes offer fun for both kids and grown-ups.