Top rated rentals — Lexington
Destination guide

The historic area of Lexington awaits your stay

Come and experience Lexington and its history, cathedral and monuments. This city's football games, university setting and architecture draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Lexington

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lexington 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:

  • Virginia Safari Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Natural Bridge Zoo (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • The Lexington Golf & Country Club (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Blue Ridge Vineyard (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Homestead Ski Area (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Homestead Old Course (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lexington

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Lexington is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Natural Bridge State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Natural Bridge Caverns (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Crabtree Falls (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Douthat State Park (21 mi / 33.8 km)
  • Cascade Falls (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Warm Springs Pools (26.2 mi / 42.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Lexington

The nearest airport is in Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA), located 43.1 mi (69.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Lynchburg, VA (LYH-Lynchburg Regional), which is 34.1 mi (54.9 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Lexington?

Whether you're after a cozy retreat for you and your love or someplace spacious to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Lexington. Here are a couple to get you started:

  • Take advantage of amenities including a living room and games at "Inviting Mountain Retreat". Situated around 11 miles from Lexington, this leading option has 2 bedrooms and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, get comfortable at "Guest House Overlooking The Valley". Located around 3 miles from the heart of Lexington, it has 1 bedroom and comes with a fridge and a blender.

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

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

Pick a wonderful log cabin from the many scattered in or around Lexington and you'll soon be inside your wooden hideaway, tasty tipple in hand, sitting by a glowing fire. But adventure is just outside your front door too. These cabins offer the perfect blend of fun and comfort:

  • "Tom's Cabin At Poague Run - Virginia Log Cabin": This is the perfect base to enjoy some of the fun outdoor activities this area has to offer, including horse riding and kayaking.
  • "Historic Log Cabin On 250 Acres": After a busy day of trying out some popular local pastimes, such as kayaking and hiking and biking, head back home to this top-rated property.

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

We all need an escape from the real world now and then. If you're craving a couple of leisurely mornings lounging around in bed hugging a coffee, we've got some fantastic weekend getaways in and around Lexington. Check out some of our favorites:

  • "Tranquil And Secluded Cabin On 326 Acres With Mountain Views" is perfect for a long weekend of fun and relaxation. It features a range of amenities, such as towels and off-street parking options, and is located roughly 14 miles to the north of Lexington.
  • Otherwise, make memories with your loved ones at "Windymile Cabin For Rent Near Lexington Va. Lexington Va Cabin Rental", which is around 9 miles to the northeast of Lexington. You'll have use of mountain views, a stovetop and more here.

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

You certainly can. If you want a simple but stylish stay, you can't beat a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often located in the heart of town. We recommend the following options in or near Lexington:

  • One of our top picks is "Guest House Overlooking The Valley". Lock in a few nights or longer at this popular apartment and you'll have access to a hair dryer and heating.
  • "The Castle - C. 1780" is another superb stay, providing all you need for a fabulous Lexington getaway. Some amenities here include an iron and ironing board and shopping.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Lexington?

Whether you're looking for a comfy cottage or a house with room enough to fit the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these getaways in or near Lexington:

  • If you can only spare a couple of nights, "Elegant And Modern Carriage House At Twin Maple Farm" is an excellent choice. It's not far from the center of Lexington, so you'll be near all the top sights.
  • Another excellent option is "Meadow View Cabin, A Deluxe Log Home Near Lexington Va". Round up your nearest and dearest and enjoy a comfy stay near the heart of Lexington.

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

Forget chocolates and roses. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Lexington that would make even old Cupid green with envy. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Around 11 miles from Lexington, "Inviting Mountain Retreat" is an ideal place for adoring couples. Winery tours and a firepit are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, spend a few magical days canoodling and uncorking Champagne at "Guest House Overlooking The Valley", around 3 miles from Lexington. Air conditioning and a dining table will help set the mood for romance.

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

Share your trip and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed escape with your best friends for a family get-together, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Lexington:

  • There's plenty of room to spread out at "Whitewood Hall In Historic Downtown Lexington". Around 0.1 miles southwest of Lexington, this welcoming property has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. Top amenities include a firepit and a garden.
  • Nothing takes priority over hanging out with the people you love, and "Grand Manor Church Hill Birthplace Of Sam Houston" is the ideal place to do that. Located around 6 miles to the northeast of Lexington, as many as 13 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A firepit and a kitchen are among the numerous amenities here.

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

Nothing says fun times like a pool does. Grab your inflatable swan and browse these rental houses in or near Lexington that come with this vacation essential:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable break at "Guest House Overlooking The Valley". There's plenty to love about this retreat apart from its pool, such as free toiletries and a microwave oven.
  • "Elegant And Modern Carriage House At Twin Maple Farm" is the type of place you go to get away from it all and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its awesome pool. A dishwasher and pet-friendly facilities are also on hand to make your visit as comfortable as possible.

Lexington has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures fluctuating between 60 ºF and 85 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Lexington vacation rental and organize your getaway for any time of year.

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

Every family catch-up should be one to remember. Whether you're organizing some time off with the kids or a party with relatives, these large family vacation rentals in or near Lexington offer a home away from home with enough space for everyone:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Alone Mill Schoolhouse - Outdoor Lover's Paradise" is the ideal place to enjoy some family time. This top-rated getaway is 5 miles to the north of Lexington and has creature comforts that include childrens activities and towels.
  • Another top choice is "Historic Countryside Escape - Relax". This vacation rental is 12 miles north of Lexington and comes with a TV, towels and more. With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, there's no need to leave anyone off your invitation list.

If you want to see some family-friendly attractions in the area, you're spoiled for choice. Virginia Safari Park, Natural Bridge Zoo and Cascade Falls offer fun for all the gang.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Lexington?

Cozy up with your kiddos in a family cabin rental in or near Lexington and get set to make some amazing memories together. Check out these options:

  • "Windymile Cabin For Rent Near Lexington Va. Lexington Va Cabin Rental" - Located about 9 miles northeast of the center of Lexington, this family-friendly getaway offers amenities like pet-friendly facilities and coffee and tea making facilities.
  • "Meadow View Cabin, A Deluxe Log Home Near Lexington Va" - Gather up the troops and spend a few days or longer at this appealing property, which is around 6 miles to the southwest of Lexington. You'll have access to a DVD player, on-site watersports and much more.

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