Destination guide

Travel to historical Smithfield

Take a holiday to Smithfield and enjoy the area's architecture, churches and history. This city's live music, island views and football matches draw many visitors. Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Colonial Williamsburg are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Smithfield

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Smithfield a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Virginia Living Museum (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Water Country USA (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Riverfront Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Williamsburg Winery (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Greensprings Greenway Interpretative Trail (19.3 mi / 31 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Smithfield

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Smithfield is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carrollton Nike Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Huntington Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Sandy Bottom Nature Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • King-Lincoln Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Newport News Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Jamestown Island (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Smithfield

Fly into Newport News, VA (PHF-Newport News - Williamsburg Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Norfolk, VA (ORF-Norfolk Intl.), which is 25.9 mi (41.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Smithfield?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 139 holiday lettings around Smithfield. From 37 Houses to 34 Flats, 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.

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

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

  • St. Luke's Church: 189 holiday lettings
  • Fort Huger: 482 holiday lettings
  • Norfolk Scope: 952 holiday lettings
  • Suffolk Visitor Center: 41 holiday lettings
  • Greensprings Greenway Interpretative Trail: 465 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 37 Houses in Smithfield. Our other popular types of Smithfield holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 22 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Smithfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 75 holiday homes with pool available in Smithfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.