Destination guide

Travel to theatrical Beckley

Come and experience Beckley and its museums, theatre scene and live music. Well known for its restaurants, skiing and shopping, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Beckley

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Beckley a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Briar Patch Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Grandview Golf Course (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Someplace Special Gem Mine (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Winterplace Ski Resort (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Beckley

Travellers enjoy Beckley for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, December, March or April, when snowfall averages 17.80 inches and temperatures average -4°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Beckley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Beckley is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Little Beaver State Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Summit National Scout Reserve (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • New River Gorge National River (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Sandstone Falls (15.6 mi / 25 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Beckley

Fly into Beckley, WV (BKW-Raleigh County Memorial), the closest airport, located 3.8 mi (6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Beckley?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 44 holiday lettings around Beckley. From 9 cabins to 7 houses, 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.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Beckley?

Have a look at that view! That's what you'll find yourself saying when you head for the hills and indulge in a fantastic high-altitude escape. HomeAway has no less than 22 mountain holiday rentals available. On the hunt for something a little different? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our options for this destination include:

  • 18 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 ski-in holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 resort holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a condo in Beckley?

Sharing is good. But sharing bedrooms and bathrooms with a bunch of strangers can sometimes be a bit much. Make the most of the time you have with your loved ones in a condo holiday rental. The extra space and convenience guarantees a comfortable stay. In this destination, HomeAway has 17 to browse through. Book right now and you could be spending as little as £122 a night. If that doesn't suit your family's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Hotel: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.
  • Cabin: 9 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £134 per night.
  • House: 9 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £76 per night.

Can I stay in Beckley in a large group?

Nothing beats catching up with old work colleagues or spending time with your loved ones in an exciting new area. And the best thing, HomeAway has options to suit. The most popular option for large groups here are condo holiday rentals, and there are 7 available. Around the area, rental properties that can accommodate large groups of guests include:

  • Are you looking for rentals that can hold 8 holiday makers? We have 10 that will suit. Prices begin from just £122 per night.
  • After a holiday rental for 6 people? We have 9 that will be perfect. You can get one for as low as £76 a night.
  • Hunting down properties for rent to suit 10 people? You'll be delighted to learn we have 6 that'll be ideal. You can get one for as little as £123 a night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you'll be able to bring your uncle, your sister and all your pals to Beckley.