Destination guide

Adventurous Hanover will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Hanover. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Richmond International Raceway and Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Hanover

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Hanover has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hanover Wayside Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Kings Dominion (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • James River Cellars Winery (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • The Crossings Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Lavender Fields Herb Farm (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Hanover Country Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hanover

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Hanover is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Hanover Wayside Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Three Lakes Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • North Anna Battlefield Park (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Crump Park and Meadow Farm Museum (12.5 mi / 20 km)
  • Cold Harbor Battlefield Park - Garthright House (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Hanover

Fly into Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Hanover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 15 holiday lettings near Hanover. From 12 Houses to 2 Guest houses, 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 Hanover is on HomeAway.

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

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 Hanover:

  • Fan District: 28 holiday homes
  • Museum District: 15 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 24 holiday homes
  • Monroe Ward: 18 holiday homes
  • Jackson Ward: 17 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 Hanover?

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

  • Hanover County Courthouse: 87 holiday lettings
  • Hanover Wayside Park: 90 holiday lettings
  • Mid-Lothian Mines Park: 97 holiday lettings
  • 1708 Gallery: 97 holiday lettings
  • Virginia State Capitol: 96 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 12 Houses in Hanover. Our other popular types of Hanover holiday rentals include:

  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Hanover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 12 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Hanover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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