Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Ruckersville

The area's live music and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ruckersville. Well-liked for its bars, restaurants and shopping, this city is both scenic and welcoming. Monticello and Montpelier are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Ruckersville

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ruckersville has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Reynard Florence Vineyard (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Burnley Vineyards (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Kilaurwen Winery (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Barboursville Vineyards (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Early Mountain Vineyards (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Horton Vineyards (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ruckersville

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ruckersville is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Swift Run Gap Entrance Shenandoah (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Bearfence Mountain (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Doyles River Falls (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Dark Hollow Falls (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)

How to get to and around Ruckersville

The nearest airport is in Charlottesville, VA (CHO-Charlottesville-Albemarle), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Weyers Cave, VA (SHD-Shenandoah Valley Regional), which is 27.5 mi (44.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Ruckersville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 76 vacation rentals near Ruckersville. From 35 Houses to 15 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ruckersville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ruckersville?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ruckersville:

  • Woolen Mills: 38 vacation rentals
  • Belmont: 41 vacation rentals
  • Lewis Mountain: 15 vacation rentals
  • North Downtown: 60 vacation rentals
  • Fry's Spring: 27 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Ruckersville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 35 Houses in Ruckersville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ruckersville include:

  • Bungalows: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ruckersville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Ruckersville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.