10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Roanoke, Virginia - Updated 2021

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Roanoke, a city in Virginia, USA, is located in the Roanoke Valley of the Blue Ridge Mountains. On the city outskirts lies Mill Mountain, which has the renowned Roanoke Star/Mill Mountain Star - a major tourist attraction in the area. The star is a neon landmark overlooking the city from the summit of Mill Mountain. Roanoke is the commercial, transportation, cultural and recreational hub of much of Southwest Virginia, due to its location, and its economy was boosted by the manufacturing industry. With attractions such as its unique railroad heritage with an outstanding collection of locomotives, the Mill Mountain Star, Mill Mountain Zoo and the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, planning a trip here is ideal. With every trip, suitable accommodation is essential. Check out our list of best Vrbo accommodations in Roanoke, Virginia.

1. Elegant and artistic one-bedroom apartment (from USD 112)

Located in the heart of downtown, this apartment has one bedroom with a queen bed and a queen sofa bed in the living room, thus comfortably accommodating four people. Owned by artists, it is decorated with their original modern art that adds to its aesthetics. Amenities include one bathroom, a kitchenette with all the basics to cook your own meals, television and Wi-Fi. Its location makes it easy to walk to restaurants, bars, museums, parks and cultural events. Stay in this apartment and tour downtown Roanoke conveniently. The airport is 20 minutes away.

Center City/Walkable/Unique/Serene/Modern/Well Designed/Art Filled/Comfortable
42 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

2. Charming cottage on a miniature horse farm (from USD 175)

Enjoy the view of the miniature horses grazing as you stay in this cottage that has three bedrooms: one with a king bed, a second with twin beds and the third with a double and twin beds. It comfortably accommodates eight guests, thus making it ideal for a large family or group of people. It features two bathrooms, a TV, internet, a fully-equipped kitchen, a game room with pool, ping pong and foosball tables for an additional daily charge and a hot tub in the main house. Sit on the lawn, gazebo or deck and take in amazing views of the surroundings. Downtown Roanoke is 5 miles (8 km) away.

Charming Cottage With City Comfort
72 reviews
cottage 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Plus the cottage was very comfortable for all the adults
have thought of everything to make their cottage feel like home
We had room to spread out and plenty of comforts
Coffee is provided in copious amounts
The cottage was impeccably clean and had everything you could need for a comfortable and relaxing stay
The cottage had everything and more Sonya thinks of everything
A beautiful and clean spot to relax and enjoy
She is warm and hospitable
The hosts were accommodating communicative and so very kind
and she gave us lots of great recommendations
They were so gracious to let us roam the whole 12 acres and interact with all the animals
They were very hospitable and a blessing to us during our stay
just a couple minutes drive to restaurants and about 10 minutes from a few wineries
Sonya has thought of every last detail
Peaceful easy to get to sightseeing destinations pretty area for daily walks
It was not a far drive to downtown
Fresh baked bread and local honey
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3. Charming and private guest house with a pool (from USD 225)

Located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from downtown Roanoke, this two-bedroom guest house comfortably accommodates four guests, making it suitable for a small family. One bedroom has a double bed, while the other has bunk beds. Other amenities include one bathroom, a fully-equipped kitchen to prepare your meals, a TV, internet, a wraparound screened-in porch with running lights on the ceiling that give it a unique look and a swimming pool that is closed during winter.

Private 2 bedroom bungalo
12 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we felt that 4 is really the max since the place inside is limited and would probably feel too crowded for a larger party
We used the outside grill and the side
The property was very clean
show us around the house and make us feel at home
beautiful Laura was a great communicator as well
The pool was amazing & the wrap around porch was a nice addition
as well Laura was wonderful to meet us
bubbly With two active boys we used the washer and dryer more than once which allowed us to pack light
A lovely lovely place to get away
Wonderful time at beautiful setting Great host
The surrounding yard and neighborhood were
burners instead which proved very efficient
The house completely met our expectations for a comfortable place to visit and get a good night's rest Wish
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4. Comfortable Windsor Lofts (from USD 97)

Located in the historic Grandin Court area, this loft has two bedrooms and thus accommodates four guests, making it suitable for a small family. The hardwood floors give it a sleek look and other features include one bathroom, a fully-equipped kitchen, satellite or cable TV and internet. Visit local shops, see a movie at the historic Grandin Theater or go hiking/biking at the Black Dog Salvage, which are all walking distance away. Downtown Roanoke is within a 10-minute drive.

Historic Grandin Court Area 1st Floor Loft
12 reviews
Apartment 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The laundry is in the basement and is coin operated
We loved the private parking and outdoor space behind the apartment building
We were disappointed when we realized the single bathroom is located inside of the main bedroom (our friend had to walk through our bedroom in the night to use it)
The appliances were in great shape and the kitchen was well-equipped
There was plenty of natural light and the bedroom was quite spacious
The apartment was very clean
She was accessible responsive and extremely welcoming
She even brought us some coffee the day of our arrival which was very sweet
She answered all questions promptly and had the unit set up for our arrival
Southwest Roanoke and Salem Irene was available to answer any question and even brought us fresh fruit from the Farmers Market
Irene was great to work with
It is a safe friendly neighborhood with several local restaurants shops grocery stores and a coffee shop within walking distance
and this is the neighborhood we want to live in
The apartment was conveniently located near restaurants and shops
Grandin is a lovely area within Roanoke
The apartment is right around the corner from Grandin Village and it was a short 5 minute walk to the Grandin Theatre eclectic shops and the Roanoke Co-Op
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5. Beautiful condo with amazing city view (from USD 225)

One Elm Place, located in downtown Roanoke, features two bedrooms, both with queen-sized beds, providing accommodation for four guests. The interior decor of the condo gives it a retro look. Other amenities include two bathrooms, satellite or cable TV, internet, a fully-equipped kitchen and a fitness room. Sit on the balcony in the master bedroom that overlooks the city and enjoy breathtaking views of the city coming to light in the evening. Stay here at the heart of downtown and explore the unique city of Roanoke without having to travel long distances.

Historic Urban Downtown Loft 2 Bedroom 2 Bath
26 reviews
condo 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The kitchen is dark without the lights
spacious and well-appointed
The lights over the kitchen sink do not work
really means FULLY-furnished
The only negative would be that the condo was on the third floor
The condo was clean and nicely appointed
This condo was lovely and exceptionally clean
The interior throughout was updated and quite impressive and extremely comfortable
very clean beautiful decor and would stay here again and recommend it to others
Jill was a pleasure to work with and went out of her way to make sure we had a good experience
Mgmt was awesome and we were able to check in early upon our arrival and also returned communications promptly
Jill was very helpful prior to our visit and during -
she gave us a quick call to warn us of heavy traffic on 81 on our way to Blacksburg
Beautifully decorated great layout
The Center is just behind the corner
The condo was across the street from the start and finish line and about a 5 min walk from the City Market area With close to 1100 square feet
Great location - close to everything
The playground is across the street
It is quiet and conveniently located to downtown
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6. Elegant and majestic Stone House (from USD 400)

Located next to Black Dog Salvage, this home shouts elegance from the moment you look at it. From the stone exterior to the stylish hardwood finishings in the interior, this home has a majestic outlook that is pleasing to the eye. With three bedrooms - a master bedroom with a king bed and the other two rooms with queen beds - it comfortably accommodates six guests. Other features include a fully-equipped kitchen, three bathrooms and one half bath, four smart TVs, internet and a balcony and patio overlooking Vic Thomas Park and Greenway. Tour historic Grandin village or watch a movie at the Grandin Theater, which are both walking distance away.

at Black Dog Salvage - As Seen on DIY Network's Salvage Dawgs
44 reviews
House 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen is fully stocked wonderful grill on the deck
The living room is very comfy and a perfect setting for our reunion
everything top notch and the personal touch was noticed
The Christmas decor including candles in each window was elegant
Everything was exactly as expected and worked
The beds were amazing the sheets were to die for so so soft even had great pillows on beds
The beds are wonderful more than enough towels and beautifully decorated
This property was excellent beautifully decorated and perfectly comfortable
and she was really amazing
Christa was so helpful and we all enjoyed our tour of the Black Dog Salvage business
Christa was an awesome helpful host and the recommendation of the chef for our celebration
I am ruined the best rental experience ever
was amazing and so helpful throughout the stay Highly recommend for couples retreat with friends
The Stone House is an unbelievable beautiful house
so really quite and a nice bike ride into town
We were sorry that we did not get to meet Robert and Mike
I love the sound system and was able to play Christmas instrumentals throughout the house We also loved the state-of-the-art appliances and beautiful bathrooms
Also you are tight next to the salvage dogs store which is really fun to see the stars of the show just walking by Christa
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7. Comfortable suite in the heart of downtown (from USD 125)

This one-bedroom apartment at One Elm Place features a bedroom with a queen bed, thus accommodating two guests and making it suitable for a couple, one bathroom, internet, satellite or cable TV, a fully-equipped kitchen and on-site parking. Sit on the balcony and catch a breath of fresh air and amazing city views. Enjoy the privacy and comfort that comes with staying here. Tour downtown Roanoke from this convenient location.

Downtown Suite, Fully Furnished, 1- Bedroom /1 Bath, Work Out Room
14 reviews
condo 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
didn't use the kitchen much but could have easily prepared meals if needed
Has everything you need for a wonderful stay
Apartment has all of the comforts of home
Kitchen has all of the necessities and we were easily able to prepare meals
The one bedroom apartment had everything I needed for a monthlong stay including pots and pans
The apartment was clean spacious and nicely decorated
and we were very comfortable
Appreciated the washer and dryer in the apartment
Jill was friendly and helpful from the beginning of our communications
we received our security deposit promptly and the property owners were great to deal with
both of which are great trails
Cute and comfy retreat close to everything in downtown Roanoke Jill was a pleasure to work with and I would recommend this hospitable hamlet to anyone looking to stay in Roanoke
we were not expecting that
Location is perfect - within walking distance of downtown area and within easy driving distance of stores and the mountains
we walked everywhere easy to get downtown
It is located just a few minutes drive from Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital and a couple minutes drive from tons of restaurants and stores in downtown Roanoke
It's a block away from a park with lots of festivals
and we live in downtown Charlotte
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8. Spacious Mainstay Suites (from USD 99)

This corporate apartment has one bedroom with a king bed and a double sofa bed, hence comfortably accommodating three guests. Other features include one bathroom, a TV, a kitchen with a full-sized refrigerator/freezer and a stovetop. Enjoy a complimentary full breakfast that is served daily from 6.30am to 9.30am. The building has a convenient store and fitness room and a complimentary area shuttle is provided for touring. This hotel is also near the airport. Visit nearby attractions, such as Valley View Mall (two minutes’ drive), Berglund Center (six minutes’ drive), Salem Civic Center, which is 5.9 miles (9.5 km) away and Jefferson National Forest, which is 11 miles (17.7 km) away.

Mainstay Suites Airport
Roanoke, VA, US
0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

9. Cozy brick apartment in the Grandin area

This one-bedroom apartment accommodates two guests, hence making it suitable for a couple. It has one bedroom with a queen-sized bed, one bathroom, a kitchen equipped with all the essentials to prepare your meals, a spacious living room with a TV, a beautiful fireplace and internet access. The apartment is within walking distance from the restaurants and shops of historic Grandin Village, local parks and the Greenway.

Cozy Apartment In The Grandin Area
1719 Sherwood Ave SW
6 reviews
corporate apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Cozy cabin with spectacular mountain views

Ideal for nature lovers, this cabin sits on a 100-acre (40.5-hectare) mountainside homestead. Enjoy the scenic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains or go for hikes on the hiking trails on the property. With one bedroom with two twin beds, it is ideal for two but can comfortably accommodate four guests. Other features include one bathroom, satellite or cable TV, internet, a fully-equipped kitchen and a hammock by the creek. You can visit the Blue Ridge Parkway or Roanoke’s downtown arts and cultural center, which are a 10 minute and 20-minute drive away, respectively. Stay here and experience nature at its finest.

Comfy Cabin at 'Noon' in the Blue Ridge Mountains
49 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Noon itself is so inviting
The warmth of the furnace kept us nestled in an ambient glow that shimmered into waking with the sounds of softly singing birds across countless swaying trees
and it has wonderfully comfortable beds good towels and linens and a well-stocked kitchen
We enjoyed our stay at the cabin at noon Everything you could possibly need is provided Close to everything
We woke up one morning to see two deer roaming outside the kitchen window
The hosts are absolutely wonderful
Upon arrival Sarah had fresh apple butter
We also had the chance to visit Sarah in the studio and see where she creates her beautiful jewelry and architectural tiles
That was the first example of what these two hosts are all about Making sure their guests are happy and enjoying their stay
hospitable kind open
Sarah and Chris's Cabin at Noon is the unyielding evidence that paradise on Earth exists The area is nestled so comfortably between ancient hills
This is the place to get away from the day to day mayhem and still be close to everything you need
Quiet peaceful and looking out at the mountains
Getting into and out of the property involves a steep slope downwards/upwards
Cabin is nice and property around
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The scenic city of Roanoke

Roanoke offers breathtaking scenery, from the Blue Ridge Mountains and Mill Mountain to the amazing hiking trails at the Blue Ridge Parkway. It is the cultural hub of Virginia and home to a thriving art scene, thus having a lot to offer to art lovers. There is something for everyone to do here. Plan a trip and stay at one of these best Vrbo accommodations in Roanoke, Virginia.

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