A holiday rental home in Moneta will put you close to all of the most popular activities and attractions. You will feel like you are in your home away from home and will have a comfortable place to return after days filled with activities.
Moneta is set on Smith Mountain Lake. This very large lake provides the opportunity for all manner of water-related activities including swimming, boating, fishing and parasailing. Fishing charters are available and the guide will be able to take you to the spots where you are most likely to have success. Take a tour of nearby vineyards or wineries for a chance to participate in a wine tasting or just enjoy the beauty of the grounds. Helicopter tours, golf and hiking are some of the other popular activities in and near Moneta. Spend an evening at a drive in movie theatre. Once hugely popular, there are now only a few such movie theatres left in the country. Drive up and watch a movie on a supersized screen.
Several interesting attractions can be found in and near Moneta. This includes water parks and amusements that are great places for the entire family to spend a day together. Holy Land, USA is an attraction that depicts the life of Jesus from His birth through His ascension. The National D-Day Monument is a solemn reminder of the many lives that were lost during that particular World War II offensive. The Mill Mountain Zoo is small, but still worth a visit. Lovers of chocolate and art must make a stop to Chocolate Paper where these two things are combined. Delicious handmade chocolates are hand painted into lovely little works of art that look almost too good to eat.
Winters in Moneta are fairly mild, but there are some chilly winter nights. The summers in Moneta are warm and pleasant. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between -3° and 3° C and average highs are between 7° to 15° C. During the spring the average lows are 7° to 12° C and the highs are 20° to 24° C. During the summer the average lows are 17° to 19° C and the average highs are 28° to 30° C. There is between 77 and 113 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Moneta is Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA), located 35 km away. Another option is Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH), which is located 40 km from Moneta. You will need a car for use during your stay.