Where to stay around Northern Virginia, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,647 vacation rentals near Northern Virginia. From 874 apartments to 862 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Northern Virginia for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

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

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

  • Washington, DC: 1,928 vacation rentals
  • Maryland: 6,044 vacation rentals
  • West Virginia: 1,248 vacation rentals
  • Shenandoah Valley: 1,529 vacation rentals
  • United States Capitol: 1,948 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Northern 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 Northern 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 Northern Virginia:

  • Washington, DC: 1,928 rentals
  • Richmond: 95 rentals
  • Luray: 258 rentals
  • Arlington: 1,813 rentals
  • Alexandria: 1,759 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 Northern 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 Northern Virginia are:

  • Dulles International Airport (IAD): 239 vacation rentals
  • Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA): 1,956 vacation rentals
  • Manassas Airport (MNZ): 113 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 Northern Virginia?

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

  • United States Capitol: 1,948 rentals
  • National Harbor: 1,895 rentals
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,967 rentals
  • Luray Caverns: 290 rentals
  • Lake Anna State Park: 216 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Northern 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.

Why people love visiting lively Northern Virginia

Take a vacation to Northern Virginia and enjoy the area's museums, live music and theater scene. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts and Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center are a few of the top cultural sights. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in Northern Virginia

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Northern Virginia has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Winery at La Grange (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Vint Hill Craft Winery (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Marterella Winery (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mediterranean Cellars (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Chrysalis Vineyards (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Ticonderoga Farms (11.8 mi / 19 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Northern Virginia

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Northern Virginia is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Great Falls Park (28.5 mi / 45.8 km)
  • Bull Run Regional Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Eleanor C. Lawrence Park (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Frying Pan Farm Park (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)