Destination guide

Relaxing Terra Alta will entice you

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Terra Alta. Revered for its golfing, skiing and restaurants, this city is both relaxing and trendy. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Terra Alta

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Terra Alta has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Wisp Resort (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Thousand Acres Lakeside Golf Course (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Terra Alta

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Terra Alta. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cranesville Swamp Natural Area (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Cathedral State Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Deep Creek Lake State Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Fairfax Stone Historical Monument Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Coopers Rock State Forest (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Blackwater Falls State Park (23.5 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Terra Alta

The nearest airport is in Morgantown, WV (MGW-Morgantown Municipal), located 23.6 mi (37.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Clarksburg, WV (CKB-North Central West Virginia), which is 37 mi (59.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Terra Alta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 933 holiday rentals around Terra Alta. From 588 Houses to 102 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Terra Alta is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Terra Alta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Terra Alta:

  • Waterfront Greens: 95 holiday homes
  • Blakeslee: 55 holiday homes
  • North Glade Hills: 90 holiday homes
  • The View: 171 holiday homes
  • Timberline: 175 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Terra Alta. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cranesville Swamp Natural Area: 1,139 holiday rentals
  • Dolly Sods Wilderness Area: 307 holiday rentals
  • Blackwater Falls State Park: 295 holiday rentals
  • Deep Creek Lake State Park: 1,089 holiday rentals
  • Off-Road Driving Academy: 125 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Terra Alta listed on Stayz 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 Terra Alta?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 588 Houses in Terra Alta. Our other popular types of Terra Alta holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 102 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 95 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 95 holiday houses

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 Terra Alta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 153 holiday homes with pool available in Terra Alta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.