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Book a vacation rental for your Alton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Alton with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Alton

Are you hoping to discover 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 experience everything that makes Alton a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roxboro Country Club (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Virginia International Raceway (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Greenwood Vineyards (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Goodyear Golf Club (19.2 mi / 31 km)
  • Roxboro Motorsports Dragway (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Southern Hills Golf Club (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alton is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Anglers Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Ballou Park (21.4 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Staunton River State Park (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alton

The nearest airport is in Danville, VA (DAN-Danville Regional), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Raleigh, NC (RDU-Raleigh - Durham Intl.), which is 50.9 mi (81.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 32 vacation rentals near Alton. From 20 Houses to 2 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 Alton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Virginia International Raceway: 33 vacation rentals
  • Staunton River State Park: 25 vacation rentals
  • Danvillian Gallery: 24 vacation rentals
  • Hudson Heritage Farms: 30 vacation rentals
  • Goodyear Golf Club: 28 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 20 Houses in Alton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.