The beautiful town of Floyd is located on the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. A vibrant town meets the raw beauty of nature, in the land of Floyd. The town used to be known as Jacksonville, after President Andrew Jackson. The town of Jacksonville and its surrounding places were formed during the tenure of President Jackson. Thus this place was known as Jacksonville for a long period of time. Later, the town was named after John Floyd, Governor of Virginia. The region of Blue Ridge Plateau in southwestern Virginia is full of natural beauty. If you like to hike, you can try Buffalo Mountain Natural Area Preserve, along with the Blue Ridge Parkway. The immense beauty of nature exists just beside the history of the town. To know more about the history of the town, you can visit the Floyd County Historical Society Museum or Mabry Mill. While you are staying in the town or its surrounding areas, you can try something other than traditional hotels or cabins in Floyd, Virginia. If you are looking for unique stay options, check out this list of yurts in Floyd, Virginia.
The yurt is located just a mile (1.6 km) away from the town center of Floyd. Thus, it is close to restaurants, shopping options, and other amenities of the town. A stay in the yurt is to be exceptionally memorable. It is created and decorated in a very artistic manner. It features a yellow-themed interior, reflecting a royal touch. The circular staircase in the middle of the yurt is to take you upstairs. Downstairs, there is a spacious living area with a sofa bed. The fully equipped kitchen is on the other side of the living area. There are two bedrooms, suitable for a group of six.
This vacation rental in Floyd, Virginia, is also located close to the Jacksonville Center for the Arts, convenient for art lovers.
Floyd, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe outside table and chairs were nicei must add that the beds and furniture were extremely comfortableit is spacious and comfortable with all the amenities one could needthe loft was really cool but the mattress in the downstairs room was way betteri was irrationally worried it would be cold but the heater worked wonderfullybeautiful place and very cleanclean fun very comfortable bedsit was very clean and the beds were comfortableclean comfortable and just as describedkathy's place is clean and spacious
Host:the host is very nice and helpfulvery friendly and quaintRead more reviewsgreat location and proximity to towngood location and value near floydand the location is wonderful quick drive to downtownthe location was great close to floyd and everything you neededperfect location plenty of room
The yurt is located in the mid of Blue Ridge Parkway and the town of Floyd. In one hand you can explore nature at its best, on the other hand, the city of art and music is also located close. The yurt has one bedroom with your private bathroom. Technically, the yurt is placed on the back of the host’s farm, separated from the main house. You can also take the experience of agri-tourism during your stay.
Floyd, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsamanda left us some fruits and coffee which we enjoyed on our breakfastthe yurts themselves are super well-equipped with a fully-functioning kitchen and bathroomthe yurts are tastefully designed they are also equipped with modern electricity and equipments for a comfortable staywe were comfortable and had everything we neededwe found the space to be extremely comfortable for our short visit to the floyd areathe yurts were clean and well appointedthe yurts are super clean and very comfortablethe yurts were clean comfortable and so privateit’s beautiful clean and really comfortablethe yurts were super clean and private
Host:amanda and enone were wonderful hostsamanda was a great hostthe hosts are a super couplethe hosts are really kind and welcomingamanda and her family are wonderful and kindRead more reviewslovely stay close to floydincredibly beautiful location loved being in the forest surrounded by trees and fernsthe yurts are in a perfect location for exploring floyd and the surrounding areathe space is a great location to the parkway and for getting into the town of floydif we needed a place to stay in floyd again we'd definitely be willing to come back
The yurt is located close to the Blue Ridge Parkway in the mid of a meadow, surrounded by greenery. It is a perfect country gateway, just 3 miles (4.82 km) away from the town of Floyd. The yurt is actually a studio apartment, with a king-sized bed and a sofa bed for a group of four. There is a charming patio just outside with furniture and excellent view of surroundings. Nature lovers can take a stroll through the border trail.
Floyd, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsit was very cozy and the view makes for beautiful sunsetssuch a joy to stay here the space is very comfortable (cushy beds couches and chairs) and cleanthere is spotty phone reception but wifi is available so this was not a problemthe yurt is nicely appointed and the furniture is comfortablevery clean quiet and peacefulit was clean cozy and perfectly appointedthe bathroom was stocked with big fluffy towels and was very cleanthe place is very clean and convenientthe minimalist design of the interior is beautiful spacious clean and peaceful
Host:ezekiel was an awesome host and we loved the yurtezekiel was a great host and was very responsivethe owners are super responsive and welcomingezekiel was a super acommodating kind responsive hostezekiel is an incredibly kind host - very thoughtful and communicative throughout our stayRead more reviewsbeautiful location well thought out and unique accommodation and near floyd for a little shoppingthe location is equally easy to get to and makes for convenient trips to townit’s close to a lot of great hiking and was just a few minute drive to floydvery close to town & awesome trailheads for hikinggreat stay at the yurt very convenient location - only 5 minutes to downtown floyd
Nearby yurt rentals
This Airbnb yurt near Floyd, Virginia, is cradled within 25 acres (10.12 hectares) of serene mountain beauty. Step inside the yurt and be greeted by a cozy kitchen, a bathroom with a rejuvenating shower, and the modern comfort of Wi-Fi. You can travel light thanks to the convenience of an in-unit washer and dryer. Set up your workspace and let creativity flow amidst the tranquility of the surroundings. For moments of relaxation and entertainment, a flatscreen TV awaits.
Embrace the companionship of your furry friends as up to two dogs are welcome for just 10 USD per night. Lace up your hiking boots and embark on a picturesque journey to a pristine creek, where nature’s symphony serenades you.
Willis, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe stayed 4 nights were extremely comfortable it was relaxing and we would definitely returnsuch a wonderful secluded cozy little space with an awesome deck and lovely hiking trail to the creek belowvery clean and has everything you needbeautiful location the yurt with spotless and have everything we neededthe yurt was very clean and it felt like we were right at home
Host:jessica was a great hostjessica was a wonderful hostthis yurt was incredible and a trip to remember:) jessica thought of everything and was a wonderful hostwe had an amazing stay at the yurt jessica was helpful but not overbearing and quick to respondjessica was very responsive and had tons of recommendationsRead more reviewsit's the right place for a romantic vacationjessica did so great with the location of the yurtand the town of floyd was an interesting and welcoming place to exploregreat romantic place for a get away proposal anniversary birthday or secluded honeymoonwe immediately felt at home and the location is so private and peaceful
The city of Music
The town of Floyd is heaven for artists and musicians. It is the home of some of the world-famous musicians, artists, and craftsmen. The town is flooded with famous art galleries and studios. The region is also famous for its excellent wines, created in the local wineries. Music plays a great role in bringing the town alive, especially on Friday nights. The Friday Night Jamboree in the Floyd Country Store is one of the most famous music events in the entire world. The Floyd Country Store has the largest collection of traditional bluegrass and old-time music in the entire world. To experience the beauty of the music which flows through this region, book one of these yurts for an extraordinary stay in the land of music, art, and culture.
If you’re thinking of venturing outside Floyd and planning to stay near Roanoke, about an hour away, you might want to explore the various glamping spots near Roanoke.
Frequently asked questions about yurts in Floyd, Virginia
1. Which yurts in Floyd are suitable for families?
2. Which yurts in Floyd (and vicinity) have parking?
Many yurts in Floyd and the adjoining areas offer parking for their guests. You can consider this Floyd yurt lodging , this yurt at Mellowspring Family Farms, this enchanting Floyd Yurt near Blue Ridge Parkway, and this secluded yurt in the mountains.
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