Destination guide

The charming area of Vilas awaits your stay

The mountains and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Vilas. Travelers appreciate the hiking in this romantic city. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Vilas

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Vilas a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beech Mountain Resort (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Banner Elk Winery (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Hound Ears Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Watauga Lake Winery (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Land of Oz (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Magic Mountain Mini Golf and Arcade (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vilas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Vilas. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elk Knob State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Buckeye Recreational Center (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Howard Knob County Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Daniel Boone Native Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Grandfather Trout Farm (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Julian Price Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Vilas

The nearest airport is in Abingdon, VA (VJI-Virginia Highlands), located 30.9 mi (49.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), which is 36.8 mi (59.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Vilas?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,062 vacation rentals near Vilas. From 716 Cabins to 618 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Vilas for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Vilas:

  • Beech Mountain Resort: 1,275 vacation rentals
  • Linville Ridge: 166 vacation rentals
  • Mill Ridge: 77 vacation rentals
  • Buck Mountain: 15 vacation rentals
  • Charter Hills: 178 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • The Blowing Rock: 2,242 vacation rentals
  • Virginia Creeper Trail: 415 vacation rentals
  • Tweetsie Railroad: 2,275 vacation rentals
  • Sugar Mountain Resort: 1,805 vacation rentals
  • Appalachian State University: 2,068 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Vilas 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 Cabins in Vilas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 716 Cabins in Vilas. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vilas include:

  • Houses: 618 rentals available
  • Cottages: 716 rentals available
  • Chalets: 62 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 Vilas?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 504 vacation rentals with pool available in Vilas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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