Vacation Rentals in West Virginia

Vacation Rentals in West Virginia

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Vacation Rental for 6 Guests in West Virginia, Usa
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West Virginia, Usa
Vacation Rental • 6 Guests • 6 Bedrooms
9.9
(117 reviews)
Conveniently located near popular area attractions and outdoor activities, Fern Creek Cabins offer year round affordable vacation lodging in the beautiful mountains of southern West Virginia. Our cabins sit on 38 private acres of pristine hemlock forest near the north rim of the New River Gorge National River in Lookout, WV. You can check out our 2 bedroom cabin listing #395633.For those who just want to relax, Fern Creek Cabins offers plenty of space to roam about the property. Both cabins feature comfortable porches with grills and hot tubs, outdoor fire-pits with chairs and firewood prov...
from $168 / night
Vacation Rental for 9 Guests in Weirton, West Virginia
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Weirton, West Virginia
Vacation Rental • 9 Guests • 4 Bedrooms
7.0
(2 reviews)
Magnificent is the word for this almost 5000 sq.ft. 4 BR, 2.5 BA contemporary in the midst of almost 9 acres of beautifully landscaped land inside Weirton city limits.A private getaway, an exclusive retreat, your time here is productive & memorable.Enjoy everything Weirton has to offer! Spend your days discovering the surrounding area as there are many things to do nearby. Your home away from home gives you exclusive access to an entire house designed to allow you to live as a local.As a self-catering house, you'll find everything you need for a perfect stay.The house is a perfect place...
from $192 / night
Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in Blue Ridge Mountains, Seneca Rocks
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Blue Ridge Mountains, Seneca Rocks
Vacation Rental • 0 ft² • 1 Bedroom
10.0
(44 reviews)
If you are an outdoorsy person who also loves the comforts of home at the end of the day, this cabin is for you. The best of WV is right outside your door-- hiking, rock-climbing, stargazing, and more! Then come home to a full kitchen, WiFi, hot tub, a comfy bed, a campfire, and the front porch. Rest a while, then enjoy the great display of stars over your head before retiring for the night.Staying on the edge of the Monongahela National Forest, you will be immersed in the Wild and Wonderful and surrounded by breathtaking beauty. WV lives up to "almost heaven," and a cabin with modern conve...
from $212 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices West Virginia

$311for 29 Jun - 6 Jul
$326 annual average
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Current vacation rental availability West Virginia

29%for 29 Jun - 6 Jul
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Highlights West Virginia

  • Harper's Ferry
  • Potomac Highlands
  • East End Historic Center
  • Appalachian Trail
  • Coal Heritage Trail
  • Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
  • Seneca Rocks

Vacation rentals in West Virginia

West Virginia is the perfect setting for a quiet weekend getaway with many vacation rental options throughout the state. Whether you're looking to book a historic victorian house or a traditional log cabin, most of the vacation rental properties are located within the Shenandoah Valley region in the east. This includes notable outdoor areas such as Seneca Rocks, Harper's Ferry, and Snowshoe. Here you will find accommodation which offers close access to many hiking trails, ski slopes, and historical sites. Other accommodation such as smaller apartment rentals with more upscale ammenities can be found closer to bigger cities such as Charleston and Huntington.

Holiday in West Virginia

Orientation

Getting There

West Virginia is a state on the eastern coast of the United States known for its civil war history and fantastic hiking opportunities. The area was once part of the larger Virginia State, which separated over disputes surrounding slavery at the time of the American Civil War. The state is bordered by five states including Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Virginia. The area is known for its mountainous terrain, part of which passes through the famous Appalachian Trail which runs from Maine to Georgia. Most visitors to West Virginia choose to take advantage of the area's rich natural beauty with many vacation rental cabins available in cities like Harper's Ferry, Roanoke, and Harrisonburg. The state is generally lacking in public transportation infrastructure, so it's advised that tourists arrange their own transportation vehicle to get the most out of their trip to West Virginia.

Activities:

Destination for mountaineers

Lace up your boots and prepare for some of the most unspoiled scenery in the entire United States. West Virginia boasts the three closest national parks in the country, allowing visitors to completely immerse themselves in 100,000 acres of river valley. Seneca is one of the most popular destinations as it features both a complicated rock face for experienced climbers, as well as a labyrinth of limestone caverns which were once used by Seneca Indians.

Destination for heritage seekers

Some of the most well-known battles of the Civil War were fought in West Virginia, which the state honors with many memorials, monuments, and reenactments throughout the year. The Civil War Discovery Trail operates 14 sites within West Virginia which focus on specific moments of the war including the Bulltown Historic Area, Jackson's Mill, Fort Mulligan, Cheat Summit Fort, and Harper's Ferry.

Destination for alternative art lovers

Being a coal-industry state, one of the most uniques souvenirs you can take home is a coal sculpture. Some of the items available for sale include jewelry and coal figurines of famous local characters. The best coal sculptures can be found along the Coal Heritage Trail which runs from Bluefield to Beckley and also features an Exhibition Coal Mine.

Due to the state's unique terrain, West Virginia earns its name as the "Mountain State" with a state motto which decrees that "Mountaineers are always free."

Top 4 things to do in West Virginia

Potomac Highlands

The Potomac Highlands in the eastern pan handle of West Virginia served as an important backdrop for many important events in America's history. Probably the most notable historical monument can be found at Harper's Ferry, a town who changed hands eight times between 1861 and 1865 due to its strategic location at the point where the Potomac and Shenandoah rivers meet. The Potomac Highlands are characterized by rugged mountains and flat valleys, with several water gaps where rivers or streams have cut through to provide important historical transportation functionality. Some of the most popular outdoor hiking, climbing, and camping opportunities include Seneca Rock, Smoke Hole Caverns, and North Fork Mountain.

Appalachian Trail

Made famous by noted travel writer Bill Bryson's memorial hike, the Appalachian Trail covers 2,200 miles of trails from Georgia to Maine. The main section of the trail which cuts through West Virginia is located near Harper's Ferry and also hosts the Appalachian Trail Visitor Center. Hikers should take note that there are no formal camping grounds at Harper's Ferry, though there are many vacation rental options within the city center.

East End Historic District

Located in Charleston, the capital of West Virginia--this historic district is filled with eclectic architectural gems ranging from Queen Anne Victorians to Greek revival houses dating back to 1815. Easily spend an afternoon transported back into the states' intercultural history as you explore a mix of mainly brick-laid houses. The East End Historic District is located in the old heart of Charleston, close to many government administrative buildings, restaurants, museums, and parks.

Helvetia

Get that European vacation you're looking for right in Georgia's mountain peaks at the Swiss-themed town of Helvetia. The area was settled in 1869 by Swiss immigrants who worked tirelessly to keep their traditions and culture alive. Most visitors come to unwind and appreciate the slower pace of rural life. Helvetia features 10 meticulously maintained historic buildings, with annual events and celebrations such as the Maple Syrup Festival, Community Fair, and the Swiss equivalent of Mardi Gras named Fasnacht.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in West Virginia

How much did it cost for a vacation rental in West Virginia last year?

Last year, rentals in West Virginia had an annual average price of around $347 per night.

What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in West Virginia?

If it is your aim to save as much as possible during your vacation to West Virginia, pack your bags and travel there in July ($313 per night on average), May ($314), or August ($319), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

When does the price of vacation rentals in West Virginia go up the most?

When it comes to booking a vacation rental in West Virginia, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of January (with an average of $412 per night), followed by February ($395), and then December ($389).

Should I plan a trip to West Virginia well in advance?

You should book your stay well in advance when visiting West Virginia, as only 17% of our accommodations are usually available throughout the year.

What are the best months for a spontaneous getaway?

October, November and April are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of accommodations available, with an average availability of 38%, 34%, and 34%. However, even during these months, when the availability is the highest, the average is just 35%. So it is still important you always book a little in advance to make sure you get the rental of your dreams.

How many rentals are there in West Virginia?

We have grouped together the offers from 3 different providers in West Virginia, so we can offer you around 1,300 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!

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