Destination guide

Relaxing Terra Alta will entice you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Terra Alta. Revered for its golfing, skiing and restaurants, this city is both relaxing and trendy. 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 Terra Alta

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Terra Alta has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Wisp Resort (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Thousand Acres Lakeside Golf Course (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Terra Alta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Terra Alta. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cranesville Swamp Natural Area (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Cathedral State Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Deep Creek Lake State Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Fairfax Stone Historical Monument Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Coopers Rock State Forest (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Blackwater Falls State Park (23.5 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Terra Alta

The nearest airport is in Morgantown, WV (MGW-Morgantown Municipal), located 23.6 mi (37.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Clarksburg, WV (CKB-North Central West Virginia), which is 37 mi (59.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Terra Alta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 945 holiday lettings near Terra Alta. From 593 Houses to 104 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Terra Alta for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Terra Alta?

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 Terra Alta:

  • North Glade Hills: 91 holiday homes
  • Blakeslee: 56 holiday homes
  • Waterfront Greens: 98 holiday homes
  • The View: 171 holiday homes
  • Penelacres: 47 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 Terra Alta?

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

  • Deep Creek Lake State Park: 1,102 holiday lettings
  • Wisp Resort: 1,064 holiday lettings
  • Blackwater Falls State Park: 299 holiday lettings
  • Coopers Rock State Forest: 71 holiday lettings
  • Kentuck Knob: 334 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Terra Alta 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 Terra Alta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 593 Houses in Terra Alta. Our other popular types of Terra Alta holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 94 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 94 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 Terra Alta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 160 holiday homes with pool available in Terra Alta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.