Destination guide

The historical area of Richmond awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's history, museums and live music with a rental holiday home in Richmond. This city's cycling, sporting events and riverfront draw many visitors. Museum of the Confederacy, Edgar Allan Poe Museum and Science Museum of Virginia are a few of the top cultural sights. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Richmond

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Richmond a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Capitol Square (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Blue Bee Cider (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ancarrow’s Landing (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Pony Pasture Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Belmont Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

Travellers appreciate the stunning river views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Richmond has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Richmond is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Capitol Square (0.2 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Ancarrow’s Landing (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Maymont Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Byrd Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Richmond

Fly into Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Richmond Main Street Station or Richmond Staples Mill Road Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Richmond?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 232 holiday rentals around Richmond. From 75 holiday houses to 70 flats & 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 Richmond is on Stayz.

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

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 Richmond:

  • Carver: 61 holiday homes
  • Northside: 63 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 71 holiday homes
  • Church Hill: 66 holiday homes
  • Fan District: 72 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 Richmond?

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

  • Blue Bee Cider: 219 holiday rentals
  • Virginia House: 216 holiday rentals
  • Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site: 216 holiday rentals
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Money Museum: 219 holiday rentals
  • White House of the Confederacy: 218 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 75 Houses in Richmond. Our other popular types of Richmond holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 70 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 3 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Richmond?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Richmond. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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