Shenandoah Valley, VA, USA

Shenandoah Valley, VA, USA

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Where to stay around Shenandoah Valley, US?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,498 vacation rentals near Shenandoah Valley. From 554 houses to 323 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shenandoah Valley for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Shenandoah Valley?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Shenandoah Valley. From VRBO travelers, the top 5 most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Smith Mountain Lake State Park: 362 vacation rentals
  • Shenandoah: 250 vacation rentals
  • Charlottesville: 243 vacation rentals
  • Luray: 253 vacation rentals
  • Massanutten: 183 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Shenandoah Valley! 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 Shenandoah Valley?

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 Shenandoah Valley:

  • Shenandoah: 250 rentals
  • Charlottesville: 243 rentals
  • Luray: 253 rentals
  • Massanutten: 183 rentals
  • Harpers Ferry: 87 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 Shenandoah Valley?

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

  • Eastern WV Regional Airport (MRB): 137 vacation rentals
  • Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport (SHD): 244 vacation rentals
  • Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO): 221 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 Shenandoah Valley?

VRBO offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Shenandoah Valley. From VRBO travelers, the top 5 most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Shenandoah National Park: 549 rentals
  • Smith Mountain Lake State Park: 379 rentals
  • Luray Caverns: 283 rentals
  • Shenandoah River State Park: 202 rentals
  • Massanutten Water Park: 272 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shenandoah Valley 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.

Vacationing in the Picturesque Shenandoah Valley

The Shenandoah Valley is a beautiful landscape in the Northwestern part of Virginia that is bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains on the East and the Alleghenies on the West. Those visiting the area have several options for lodging but one of the most popular is the private secluded home, many of which feature beautiful views, hot tubs and proximity to walking trails, rivers and local parks. The area has many natural features that draw visitors throughout the year, plus there are great dining options and entertainment for the children.

Wineries

The Shenandoah area is home to many of Virginia's best wineries. The wine industry in Virginia has taken off and many locals have taken advantage of the beautiful Virginia weather and fertile land to grow grapes and make their own wine. Some of the favorites are Barren Ridge Vineyards, Peaks of Otter Winery and Wisteria Farms and Vineyard. Visitors to Barren Ridge Vineyards in Fishersville can taste the wine and tour the winery daily. At Peaks of Otter Winery in Bedford, you can try wine made from apples, blackberries, blueberries or even chili peppers, all grown at the winery and orchard. Wisteria Farm and Vineyard in Stanley has wine crafted from 100% Virginia grown grapes and offers a chance for visitors to experience a true working farm along with tasting some wine.

Luray Caverns

Luray Caverns is a unique experience for all ages. Located beneath the Blue Ridge Mountains, the caverns feature some amazing underground structures including Dream Lake, the largest body of water in the caverns. The lake isn't deep but the reflections if offers of the surrounding cavern walls are breathtaking. Inside the caverns you can also see The Great Stalacpipe Organ which literally makes music underground by making the stalactites sing by gently tapping them throughout the entire underground area. The caverns also has some great attractions above ground including a garden maze, a place for the kids to mine gems, a ropes course and a museum that takes you back to the history of the area.

Scenic Drives

Driving on some of the local scenic highways allows visitors to see much of the landscape the area is known for. One of the most popular drives is Skyline Drive, which covers 105 miles of scenic roads and allows for a stop at 75 overlooks to see the mountain ranges. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a very well-known road that takes visitors along the Eastern border of the Shenandoah Valley. The drive takes you through 469 miles of meadows, mountains and vistas. There are signs of the old times with farms, some of which are still operational, and historic structures that have been around for many years. Pull off at one of the many recreational areas for a picnic and hike. There are many locally owned restaurants on the way as well as visitor's centers where you can get more information on the area. Lodging can be found on some of the scenic byways.

Weather

The weather in the Shenandoah Valley is fairly mild but the area does have four distinct seasons. Spring and summer are a great time to visit for warm weather. Visiting in the fall allows for beautiful views of the changing leaves. Winter can be an off-season time and there may be snow in the area.

How to Get There

Many people visit the area by private or rental car. Taking the Greyhound bus into Roanoke is also an option for those who don't want to drive. Roanoke also has an airport.