Destination guide

The historical city of Luray awaits you

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Luray. This scenic and cosmopolitan city is well known for its hiking, mountain views and parks. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Luray

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Luray a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Garden Maze at Luray Caverns (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Luray Zoo - A Rescue Zoo (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Wisteria Farm and Vineyard (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Jordan Hollow Stables (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • The Shenvalee Golf Course (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Shenandoah Vineyards (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Luray

Travellers love Luray for its magnificent mountain views and beautiful parks. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Luray is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Luray Caverns (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Stony Man (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Thorton Gap Entrance Shenandoah (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Elkwallow Picnic Area (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Dark Hollow Falls (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • New Market Battlefield (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Luray

Fly into Charlottesville, VA (CHO-Charlottesville-Albemarle), the closest airport, located 36.4 mi (58.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Weyers Cave, VA (SHD-Shenandoah Valley Regional), which is 36.6 mi (58.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Luray?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 318 holiday lettings around Luray. From 172 cabins to 172 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Luray? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Luray. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Car and Carriage Caravan Museum: 356 holiday lettings
  • Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park: 343 holiday lettings
  • Luray Caverns: 536 holiday lettings
  • Stony Man: 347 holiday lettings
  • Skyland: 344 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Luray listed on 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 Cabins in Luray?

Yes, of course. offers 172 Cabins in Luray. Our other popular types of Luray holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 172 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 103 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 Luray?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Luray. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.