Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Valley Head

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Valley Head. One of the city's many top draws is its snowshoeing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Valley Head

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Valley Head a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Raven Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Snowshoe Mountain (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Cass Scenic Railroad (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valley Head

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valley Head is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shavers Lake (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Monongahela National Forest (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Greenbrier River Trail (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Cranberry Glades Botanical Area (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Valley Head

The nearest airport is in Elkins, WV (EKN-Randolph County), located 28.2 mi (45.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Valley Head?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 387 holiday lettings near Valley Head. From 85 Houses to 235 Flats, 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 Valley Head is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Monongahela National Forest: 380 holiday lettings
  • Ballhooter Ski Lift: 395 holiday lettings
  • Raven Golf Club: 397 holiday lettings
  • Western Express Ski Lift: 396 holiday lettings
  • Shavers Lake: 394 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Valley Head 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 Valley Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 85 Houses in Valley Head. Our other popular types of Valley Head holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 235 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 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 Valley Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 174 holiday homes with pool available in Valley Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.