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Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in the Blue Ridge Highlands, Virginia, USA your home away from home

The Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia have some of the prettiest scenery, best enjoyed by driving the scenic byways and Blue Ridge Parkway.

Things to Do in the Blue Ridge Highlands, VA

Holiday cabins in the Blue Ridge Highlands offer hiking in the woods, mountain biking and kayaking on the 24,000 miles of rivers and streams. The New River Gorge National River is ideal for fishing with many species of bass, trout, walleye, carp, crappie, muskellunge and catfish. Go rock climbing and bouldering at Mcfee Knob, a local landmark with panoramic views, or scramble through the boulder fields at Grayson Highlands State Park. There are several golf course in the area and the opportunity to go horseriding or hunting. Virginia has numerous vineyards and many offer tours and tastings of their award-winning wines. Enjoy a scenic drive in the area, stopping in to sample the small batch, family-crafted wines in the tasting room.

Places to Visit Around the Blue Ridge Highlands, VA

Claytor Lake runs for 21 miles through the Claytor Lake State Park at Pulaski. Mountain Lake is also ideal for nature lovers to visit, with 20 hiking and birding trails, a wetlands area, boating and special events. There are many places of historical interest to visit around your Blue Ridge Highland holiday cabin. Start at the Giles County Historical Society office in Pearisburg then tour the 1829 Andrew Johnston House, the Doctor’s Office (1857) and the Museum. There is also a Genealogy Research Office and a museum shop. Roanoke offers a Coach and Trolley Museum and Wytheville has many museums. Follow the Artisans and Heritage Trail, visit the Rock House Museum or the Thomas J. Boyd Museum and Children’s Discovery Centre.

Weather in the Blue Ridge Highlands, VA

Blue Ridge Highlands holiday rentals have mild winters with some snow, and warm sunny summers. The elevation keeps the temperatures lower than in other comparable areas. Daytime temperatures drop to an average -3°C (26°F) in the winter and rise to a pleasant 31°C (88°F) during the summer months. The area has showers all year round which are heavier in late summer. Snow covers the area between December and late February, especially on high ground.

Travel to the Blue Ridge Highlands, VA

The nearest main airport to holiday rentals in the Blue Ridge Highlands is Charlotte/Douglas International (CLT) Airport. This US Airways hub has flights to most US cities and further afield with Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, Lufthansa and United Airlines. From the airport, pick up a hire car and head north on the I-77 for about 143 miles. Allow 2-3 hours for this scenic journey. A car is necessary to enjoy a holiday in the Blue Ridge Highlands.

Excellent! 4.7/5
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Cabin #187352
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
(63 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
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House #189997
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Exceptional! 5/5
(58 reviews)
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Cabin #648771vb
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Excellent! 4.4/5
(19 reviews)
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Cabin #654420vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Lodge #563493vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
(50 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
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Cottage #639928vb
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Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(36 reviews)
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Estate #474523vb
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Excellent! 4.6/5
(20 reviews)
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Cabin #602807vb
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Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(19 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
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House #829561vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Condo #361611
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Excellent! 4.4/5
(22 reviews)
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House #593672vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
(94 reviews)
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Cabin #497146vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Cottage #708246vb
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Very Good! 4.1/5
(35 reviews)
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Cabin #574657vb
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Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
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Cottage #746503vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
(43 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
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Cabin #190270
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Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(30 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
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Cabin #351728
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Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(35 reviews)
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Cabin #45990vb
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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House #855797vb
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Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(82 reviews)
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Cabin #38344vb
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Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
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House #760296vb
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Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
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Cabin #948506vb
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Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
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  • 3 BA
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Cabin #891170vb
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Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
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Cottage #568110vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
(70 reviews)
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  • 2 BA
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Cottage #432750vb
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Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
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Cabin #369880vb
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Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(22 reviews)
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House #801968vb
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Cabin #421378vb
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Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(28 reviews)
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Farmhouse #595388vb
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Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
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Cabin #98985vb
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Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Chalet #618009vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #345716vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Condo #413594vb
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Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(21 reviews)
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Lodge #287092vb
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Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Cabin #332285
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Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
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Cabin #823892vb
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Viewed 93 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
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House #781586vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #633695vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Cabin #229429
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Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4.2/5
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  • 1 BA
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House #807092vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Townhome #634020vb
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Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 22
Cabin #719110vb
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Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #4191330
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Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(22 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
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House #596625vb
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Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(10 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #749424vb
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Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
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