Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Valley Head

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Valley Head. One of the city's many top draws is its snowshoeing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Valley Head

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Valley Head a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Raven Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Snowshoe Mountain (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Cass Scenic Railroad (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valley Head

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valley Head is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shavers Lake (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Monongahela National Forest (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Greenbrier River Trail (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Cranberry Glades Botanical Area (24.5 mi / 39.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Valley Head

The nearest airport is in Elkins, WV (EKN-Randolph County), located 28.2 mi (45.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Valley Head?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 412 vacation rentals near Valley Head. From 91 Houses to 242 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 Valley Head for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cass Scenic Railroad: 419 vacation rentals
  • Monongahela National Forest: 403 vacation rentals
  • Cranberry Glades Botanical Area: 33 vacation rentals
  • Shavers Lake: 417 vacation rentals
  • Powder Monkey Ski Lift: 418 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valley Head 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 Valley Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 91 Houses in Valley Head. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Valley Head include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 242 rentals available
  • Cabins: 18 rentals available
  • Cottages: 18 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 Valley Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 186 vacation rentals with pool available in Valley Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.