Top 4 Yurts In Floyd, Virginia - Updated 2023

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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.

1. Floyd Yurt Lodging (from USD 125)

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
319 reviews   Wifi Available
Yurt 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outside table and chairs were nice
i must add that the beds and furniture were extremely comfortable
it is spacious and comfortable with all the amenities one could need
the loft was really cool but the mattress in the downstairs room was way better
i was irrationally worried it would be cold but the heater worked wonderfully
beautiful place and very clean
clean fun very comfortable beds
it was very clean and the beds were comfortable
clean comfortable and just as described
kathy's place is clean and spacious
the host is very nice and helpful
very friendly and quaint
great location and proximity to town
good location and value near floyd
and the location is wonderful quick drive to downtown
the location was great close to floyd and everything you needed
perfect location plenty of room
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2. Yurt at Mellowspring Family Farms (from USD 130)

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 States
154 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amanda left us some fruits and coffee which we enjoyed on our breakfast
the yurts themselves are super well-equipped with a fully-functioning kitchen and bathroom
the yurts are tastefully designed they are also equipped with modern electricity and equipments for a comfortable stay
we were comfortable and had everything we needed
we found the space to be extremely comfortable for our short visit to the floyd area
the yurts were clean and well appointed
the yurts are super clean and very comfortable
the yurts were clean comfortable and so private
it’s beautiful clean and really comfortable
the yurts were super clean and private
amanda and enone were wonderful hosts
amanda was a great host
the hosts are a super couple
the hosts are really kind and welcoming
amanda and her family are wonderful and kind
lovely stay close to floyd
incredibly beautiful location loved being in the forest surrounded by trees and ferns
the yurts are in a perfect location for exploring floyd and the surrounding area
the space is a great location to the parkway and for getting into the town of floyd
if we needed a place to stay in floyd again we'd definitely be willing to come back
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3. Enchanting Floyd Yurt near Blue Ridge Parkway (from USD 68)

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 States
302 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was very cozy and the view makes for beautiful sunsets
such a joy to stay here the space is very comfortable (cushy beds couches and chairs) and clean
there is spotty phone reception but wifi is available so this was not a problem
the yurt is nicely appointed and the furniture is comfortable
very clean quiet and peaceful
it was clean cozy and perfectly appointed
the bathroom was stocked with big fluffy towels and was very clean
the place is very clean and convenient
the minimalist design of the interior is beautiful spacious clean and peaceful
ezekiel was an awesome host and we loved the yurt
ezekiel was a great host and was very responsive
the owners are super responsive and welcoming
ezekiel was a super acommodating kind responsive host
ezekiel is an incredibly kind host - very thoughtful and communicative throughout our stay
beautiful location well thought out and unique accommodation and near floyd for a little shopping
the location is equally easy to get to and makes for convenient trips to town
it’s close to a lot of great hiking and was just a few minute drive to floyd
very close to town & awesome trailheads for hiking
great stay at the yurt very convenient location - only 5 minutes to downtown floyd
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Nearby yurt rentals

4. Secluded yurt in the mountains (from USD 132)

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 States
29 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
we stayed 4 nights were extremely comfortable it was relaxing and we would definitely return
such a wonderful secluded cozy little space with an awesome deck and lovely hiking trail to the creek below
very clean and has everything you need
beautiful location the yurt with spotless and have everything we needed
the yurt was very clean and it felt like we were right at home
jessica was a great host
jessica was a wonderful host
this yurt was incredible and a trip to remember:) jessica thought of everything and was a wonderful host
we had an amazing stay at the yurt jessica was helpful but not overbearing and quick to respond
jessica was very responsive and had tons of recommendations
it's the right place for a romantic vacation
jessica did so great with the location of the yurt
and the town of floyd was an interesting and welcoming place to explore
great romantic place for a get away proposal anniversary birthday or secluded honeymoon
we immediately felt at home and the location is so private and peaceful
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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?

Small families looking for yurt rentals in Floyd can opt for this Floyd yurt lodging, this yurt at Mellowspring Family Farms, and this enchanting Floyd Yurt near Blue Ridge Parkway.

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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