Destination guide

Friendly Summersville will entice you

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Summersville. Well known for its rock climbing, shopping and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Summersville

Do you want to discover attractions to see 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 Summersville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nicholas Memorial Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Kirkwood Winery (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Summersville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Summersville. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nicholas County Veterans' Memorial Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Summersville Lake (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Hawks Nest State Park (20.5 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Summersville

The nearest airport is in Charleston, WV (CRW-Yeager), located 39.4 mi (63.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Summersville?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 76 vacation rentals near Summersville. From 40 Cabins to 40 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Summersville for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park: 116 vacation rentals
  • Kirkwood Winery: 53 vacation rentals
  • Nicholas County Veterans' Memorial Park: 57 vacation rentals
  • Nicholas Memorial Golf Course: 57 vacation rentals
  • New River Gorge Bridge: 129 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 40 Cabins in Summersville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Summersville include:

  • Cottages: 40 rentals available
  • Houses: 24 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 40 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Summersville?

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