Destination guide

The artsy area of Abingdon awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Abingdon and enjoy the area's theater scene, entertainment and opera. This city's hiking, monuments and camping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Abingdon

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Abingdon a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Harry L. Coomes Recreation Center (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Clear Creek Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Scenic View Golf Course (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Steele Creek Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Red Tail Golf Course (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Abingdon

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Abingdon is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Virginia Creeper Trail Abingdon (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Sugar Hollow Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Virginia Creeper Damascus (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Bristol Caverns (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Cedar Creek Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Steele Creek Park (17 mi / 27.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Abingdon

The nearest airport is in Abingdon, VA (VJI-Virginia Highlands), located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Tri-Cities, TN (TRI-Tri-Cities Regional), which is 28.6 mi (46 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Abingdon?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 206 house rentals around Abingdon. From 91 Cabins to 91 Cottages, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Abingdon is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Abingdon?

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

  • Harry L. Coomes Recreation Center: 111 home rentals
  • William King Museum: 112 home rentals
  • Barter Theatre: 116 home rentals
  • The Arts Depot: 115 home rentals
  • Fields-Penn House: 116 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 91 Cabins in Abingdon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Abingdon include:

  • Cottages: 91 lodging choices
  • Houses: 74 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 91 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Abingdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation homes with pool available in Abingdon.