Where to stay around Virginia Beach?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,313 holiday lettings near Virginia Beach. From 611 houses to 364 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Virginia Beach is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Virginia Beach?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Virginia Beach:

  • Sandbridge: 466 holiday homes
  • Northeast Virginia Beach: 575 holiday homes
  • Dam Neck: 192 holiday homes
  • Northwest: 31 holiday homes
  • Croatan Beach: 112 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Virginia Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Virginia Beach. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Francis Land House: 1,207 holiday lettings
  • Virginia Beach Town Center: 1,213 holiday lettings
  • Heron Ridge Golf Club: 1,190 holiday lettings
  • Virginia Beach National Golf Club: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • Lynnhaven Mall: 1,182 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Virginia Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Virginia Beach?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 611 houses in Virginia Beach. Our other popular types of Virginia Beach holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 364 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 72 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 64 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Virginia Beach?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 648 holiday homes with pool available in Virginia Beach. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Virginia Beach, USA your home away from home

    Virginia Beach is a town and resort in coastal Virginia, with its coast made up of Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. It would be the perfect destination for a traditional family beach holiday – there are fantastic beaches close to Virginia Beach vacation rentals, as well as a wealth of amenities and attractions that would appeal to visitors of all ages.

    Things to do in Virginia Beach, USA

    The shoreline close to Virginia Beach vacation accommodation offers a fantastic, wide sandy beach perfect for swimming and sunbathing, together with a host of different activities. Surfing is popular here, particularly in August when surfers from around the world visit the beach for the oldest contest in the United States. Lining the beach is a three-mile long boardwalk, offering restaurants, shops and family attractions.

    A great attraction to visit close to Virginia Beach self-catering vacation accommodation would be the Cape Henry Lighthouse. This structure dates to the late-18th Century and can be climbed to enjoy scenic views of Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Coast. Another excellent day out is offered by the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center, which is home more than 300 different exhibits in tanks boasting more than 700,000 gallons of water. Continuing the marine theme, you can take chartered whale and dolphin watching trip at Virginia Beach.

    For landlubbers there are a host of first-rate golf courses within a small radius of vacation rentals in Virginia Beach. Among them are Ocean View, Lambert’s Point, Riverfront, Bayville, Cypress Point and Eagle Haven. Ocean View has regularly been rated the top course in the Norfolk area and dates back to 1929.

    Places to visit on holiday in Virginia Beach, USA

    If you hold an interest in the history of military seafaring then it could be worth making the short drive from Virginia Beach to neighbouring Norfolk, which is practically synonymous with the navy. Here you could take a guided tour of the Naval Station, offering the chance to see aircraft carriers and battleships. Across the bay is Hampton, which features the Virginia Air & Space Center, boasting a wealth of preserved aircraft and a 3D IMAX Theatre.

    Weather in Virginia Beach, USA

    At Virginia Beach self-catering accommodation you’ll be able to enjoy a humid subtropical climate, bringing beach weather from May to September. The hottest month here is July when temperatures rise above 30 degrees. The remainder of the year is mild, with cool night-time temperature in mid-winter.

    Cheap flights to Virginia Beach, USA

    Travelling from the UK, you could fly from London-Heathrow (LHR) with British Airways to Washington-Dulles (IAD), before connecting to Norfolk International Airport (ORF) with United Express and making the half-hour car trip on to self-catering vacation rentals in Virginia Beach.

    Sightseeing in and around Virginia Beach

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and jogging trails. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Virginia Beach a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Ocean Breeze Waterpark (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Jungle Golf (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Nightmare Mansion (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • JT's Grommet Island Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Motor World (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Virginia Beach

    Travellers enjoy Virginia Beach for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Virginia Beach

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Virginia Beach. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • First Landing State Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Norfolk Botanical Garden (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Virginia Beach Boardwalk (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • 17th Street Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Hillier Ignite Fitness Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Rudee Inlet (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)