Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Galax

The area's live music and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Galax. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Galax

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Galax a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt Vale Vineyards (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Blue Ridge Country Club (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Peaceful Heart Alpacas (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Round Peak Vineyard (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • West Wind Farm Vineyard and Winery (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Olde Beau Golf and Country Club (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Galax

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Galax is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • New River Trail State Park (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Stone Mountain State Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Veterans Memorial Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Mount Rogers National Recreation Area (25.8 mi / 41.5 km)
  • New River State Park (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)

Where to stay around Galax?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 94 vacation rentals near Galax. From 51 Cabins to 51 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Galax for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Blue Ridge Music Center: 137 vacation rentals
  • Blue Ridge Country Club: 125 vacation rentals
  • Mt Vale Vineyards: 116 vacation rentals
  • Rex Theater: 116 vacation rentals
  • New River State Park: 442 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 51 Cabins in Galax. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Galax include:

  • Cottages: 51 rentals available
  • Houses: 30 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 51 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Galax?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Galax. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.