Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Palmyra

Learn about the unique charm of Palmyra with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Monticello and Virginia Discovery Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Palmyra

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Palmyra 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:

  • Layz S Ranch (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Spring Creek Golf Club (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Arcady Vineyard (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Jefferson Vineyards (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Blenheim Vineyards (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Kluge Estate Winery and Vineyard (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Palmyra

The nearest airport is in Charlottesville, VA (CHO-Charlottesville-Albemarle), located 21.2 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Palmyra?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 110 holiday lettings near Palmyra. From 56 Houses to 25 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Palmyra for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Palmyra?

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 Palmyra:

  • Venable: 33 holiday homes
  • Belmont: 41 holiday homes
  • Barracks Rugby: 24 holiday homes
  • North Downtown: 50 holiday homes
  • Blue Water: 15 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 Palmyra?

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

  • Layz S Ranch: 201 holiday lettings
  • Rotunda: 250 holiday lettings
  • Buckingham Historic Village: 29 holiday lettings
  • Civil War Museum At The Exchange Hotel: 258 holiday lettings
  • Charlottesville Ice Park: 266 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palmyra 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 Palmyra?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 56 Houses in Palmyra. Our other popular types of Palmyra holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 18 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 Palmyra?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Palmyra. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.