Top 5 HomeAway & Vrbo Vacation Rentals For Outdoor Lovers In Virginia - Updated 2021

Top 5 HomeAway & Vrbo Vacation Rentals For Outdoor Lovers In Virginia

From following the crashing sound of the waves to skiing down the delicate white snow, there are few outdoor activities that USA’s Virginia lacks. Take a drive through the Southwestern US state and you will be quick to agree: Virginia is one of the most beautiful places to be.

Come whenever - the four seasons in Virginia welcome you with open arms. Outdoor lovers, this place will be your paradise. But what is paradise without a perfect bed in which to sleep and a comfortable roof over your head? These 5 HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals offer the perfect end to each venturesome day in Virginia.

1. Fantastic waterfront view home (from USD 260)

Log Haven is a waterfront vacation rental conveniently located for all that Smith Mountain has to offer. Do note that the minimum stay required is 2-7 nights. The highlight of Log Haven would have to be the beautiful views you would get to admire from the sun deck. Laze around with a cold beer in hand, this view is meant to be savoured! A hot tub is great, but imagine a hot tub with a view of the majestic rising of the sun. Its not every day you get to relax in such beauty! The sun deck isn’t the only place where you can view such stunning sights. Head over to the front porch, there are lounge chairs and even a swing provided just for your use. This home is thoroughly surrounded by perfect views; indoors or outdoors, take your pick! The view is just as amazing wherever you are in this waterfront home. The rustic and bucolic vibe this room gives off makes anyone sleeping here feel instantly at ease. There’s no need to ever get bored in this waterfront HomeAway! Have a friendly game of pool with friends or family, the perfect chance for lots of fun and laughter.

Waterfront - VIEW!, hot tub, deck, dock, pool table, fireplace, WiFi, dogs ok
127 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great view of the lake from the main floor bedroom and living room
the home is comfortable well maintained and provides the privacy quiet and great views that we want
the pool table hot tub and porch swings all made for perfect accompaniments to our stay
incredibly clean everything you could possibly need to make your stay cozy and fun
the neighborhood was peaceful and quiet
a great place to sit back and get away
we enjoyed every moment at log haven the location and property were perfect
great location mesmerizing view cozy and clean cabin and fantastic hosts planing to come back soon
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2. The sounds of nature: 1-bedroom cabin (from USD 297)

Come relax, rejuvenate, and reconnect with your loved one at this unique mountain cabin, centrally located for many outdoor activities and local attractions. However, do note that the minimum stay is 2-4 nights. The sounds of birds in the air and wind through the trees, along with fresh mountain air, is sure to relax you. This bucolic cabin is also equipped with all modern amenities, all with your comfort in mind. This pretty home is even more stunning at night. Let the sounds of nature be a lullaby to lure you to sleep. Take a nap on this queen-sized outdoor bed located on the outdoor deck. The bed outside sure looks stunning, but the one indoors isn’t lacking in any way either. Take a refreshing bath in this rustic-themed bathroom, the perfect design for an amazing cabin home.

The Sounds of Nature! Wildlife and Mtn. views are all you will see and hear
192 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cozy romantic isolated cabin is exactly what we had hoped for & more
cabin was super clean and very comfortable
everything was incredibly clean
beautiful clean and has everything you need
the owner made it very easy with providing all needed info
ryan was an amazing host and accommodated my every need also he responded to my messages immediately
ryan was very responsive when we had to contact him
awesome cabin quiet and scenic location we saw the same family of deer every morning at breakfast
perfect location at end of driveway was a trout stocked river
the cabin is nicely appointed and the location is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts hikers and fishermen
this place was amazing it’s perfectly laid out for one to 2 people
great place to relax
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3. Off to the ocean! Sandbridge beach house (from 207 USD)

This oceanfront treasure sets the tone for your beach vacation with its charming decor and comfortable furnishings. With five bedrooms and three bathrooms, this oceanfront vacation rental is ideal for a big group of friends or a big family. Enter the living area and be greeted by the cheery and vibrant colours. The wide windows already give you a peek of the ocean and the beach, the best spot for guests who crave the sea and sun. This kitchen was clearly decorated with an ocean theme in mind. Apart from the fish and seagull decorations that line the top, the cupboards and drawers are all painted with a cool mint green colour, just like the sea! Look up at the blue ceiling, you may even be fooled into thinking it was the blue sky. You can even glimpse a small portion of the real sky through the skylight. The cheerful bedrooms are decorated in soothing colours, which create a relaxing mood for restful sleep. If you crave shade more than sun, head to the pool corner and chill out indoors.

Ideal Oceanfront Getaway With Screened In Porch

Area: Virginia Beach, VA, US

Price: from 207 USD

Number of Guests: 12

4. Historic home: cabin from the 1790s (from USD 260)

Built in 1790 and fully restored, The Old Peddler’s House has been lovingly restored to keep its historical features intact with tastefully added modern conveniences. The cabin is part of a 250-acre (101-hectare) working cattle farm, home to grass-fed cows, horses, free-range chickens, and friendly cats and dogs. Admire the scenic views with a cup of coffee in hand, the best way to start the morning. Get ready to be welcomed with a dozen fresh eggs once you arrive, assuming the hens are cooperative! Have your meals overlooking the serene pastures right at your doorstep. This cosy and comforting bedroom has a fireplace to keep you warm whenever it gets cold.

Restored 1790 Cabin, Secluded, Near Blue Ridge & UVA
117 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
a very clean comfortable and historic location
the hosts were fantastic and their cabin was clean well cared for comfortable and relaxing
owners were very accommodating and friendly
the host tom is wonderful
the owners greetly us warmly and gave us a tour and history of the home
it's peaceful and quiet and located on a remote road away from any cars/traffic
it was a perfect place for hiking heart to heart talks and cooking
the trails were good for long walks
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5. National park at your doorstep: rustic cabin (from USD 185)

Privately nestled in the mountainside with views of Shenandoah National Park, this rustic yet chic HomeAway is just five miles (8 kilometres) away from the Skyline Drive and Shenandoah National Park. However, do note that the minimum required stay is 2-3 nights. Romance Ridge is fit for two, an ideal getaway for couples that would love a secluded spot away from the hectic city life. Snuggle up on the leather couches with the toasty fireplace as your sturdy companion, a great way to spend a chilly night. The fully equipped kitchen allows you to prepare tasty gourmet meals to enjoy either indoors or out on the deck. Nothing is more comfortable than lying on this king-sized bed, dressed with luxury linens and a new mattress. Start your day with breakfast on the deck together with the magnificent view of Shenandoah National Park. And, of course, no rustic cabin is complete without a bubbling hot tub. Soak and be refreshed, while embracing the beauty that comes along with nature at Romance Ridge.

A Rustic-Chic Cabin Hideaway at the Doorstep of the Shenandoah National Park
125 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The kitchen was well stocked and easy to use
It was everything that was described in the listing
The bedroom couch and fireplace and kitchen are all attached in the same room which makes it perfect for two
The large king size bed was very comfortable
The kitchen had everything needed minus food of course to make your own meals
The hot tub was clean and
The owners keep the cabin very clean
The bed was extremely comfortable and everything was very clean including the hot tub
(progress) was the woodpeckers
Everything was well maintained and clean Beautiful piece of property
even the weather was awesome
Kelly was such a great host providing us tips prior to our stay
When we walked into the cabin there was a cute welcome message on the board for us which I thought was so sweet and personal
She also was available anytime via text or call if we had any questions
Kelly was very kind and nice to speak with on the phone
but near enough to activities stores and services (10-15 minute drive)
The National Park was an easy drive away
we just loved it From the way it is decorated and to the cleanliness
The cabin was just the right distance for a quick getaway
peaceful setting and natural beauty are all part of the ambiance of this cabin
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Take a chance with these 5 HomeAway and VRBO rentals!

The quicken of breath, the trickle of sweat, and the vigorous thump of the heart - these are all the things outdoor-lovers crave as they head out for a good adventure. We understand how much you desire the adrenaline rush, and hence we know that you will also love the springiness of a thick mattress and the comforts of home if you book one of these five excellent HomeAway and VRBO vacation rentals in Virginia.

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