Destination guide

Historic Valdese will entice you

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Valdese. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Valdese

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Valdese a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Beanstalk Journey (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Quaker Meadows Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Pine Mountain Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lake James Cellars (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lenoir Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Silver Creek Plantation Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valdese

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Valdese is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bakers Mountain Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Lake James State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Pisgah National Forest (25.3 mi / 40.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Valdese

The nearest airport is in Charlotte, NC (CLT-Charlotte-Douglas Intl.), located 50 mi (80.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Valdese?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 27 vacation rentals near Valdese. From 12 Houses to 5 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 Valdese for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Old Rock School Railway Museum: 68 vacation rentals
  • Lake James State Park: 230 vacation rentals
  • Lake James Cellars: 140 vacation rentals
  • Jonas Ridge Snow Tubing: 2,221 vacation rentals
  • Fort Defiance: 1,048 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 12 Houses in Valdese. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valdese include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Valdese?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Valdese. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.