Destination guide

Take in the picturesque beauty of Charles Town

Come and experience Charles Town and its entertainment, history and cathedral. Renowned for its horseback riding, horse racing and casino gaming, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Charles Town

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Charles Town has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Locust Hill Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Sleepy Hollow Country Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Notaviva Vineyards (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Breaux Vineyards (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Doukenie Winery (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Cress Creek Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Charles Town

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Charles Town is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Morgan's Grove Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Jim Barnett Park (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Morven Park (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • State Arboretum of Virginia (19 mi / 30.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Charles Town

Fly into Martinsburg, WV (MRB-Eastern West Virginia Regional), the closest airport, located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), which is 29.5 mi (47.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Charles Town?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 139 vacation rentals near Charles Town. From 61 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Charles Town for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Charles Town?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Charles Town. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Locust Hill Golf Course: 129 vacation rentals
  • Jefferson County Courthouse: 136 vacation rentals
  • Gibson-Todd House: 137 vacation rentals
  • Sleepy Hollow Country Club: 141 vacation rentals
  • Old Opera House: 136 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Charles Town listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Charles Town?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 61 Houses in Charles Town. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Charles Town include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 26 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Charles Town?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 36 vacation rentals with pool available in Charles Town. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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