Destination guide

The lively city of Ashland awaits you

The area's live music and festivals are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ashland. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and parks, this welcoming city won't disappoint. For a bit of culture, visit Pendleton Art Center, Paramount Arts Center or Highlands Museum and Discovery Center. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Ashland

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ashland a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sundowner Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Sandy Creek Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Camden Park Amusement Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Diamond Links Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ashland

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Ashland. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Virginia Point Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Armco Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Ritter Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Greenbo Lake State Resort Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Ashland

Fly into Huntington, WV (HTS-Tri-State), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Ashland Transportation Center.