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Idyllic Family Vacations in Virginia

Nestled in the southeastern mid-Atlantic region of the USA, Virginia is known for its exciting cities, moderate temperatures, and an array of thrilling outdoor adventures. Beautiful beaches, world-famous parks, museums, and wild pony sightings make it the ideal destination for a family vacation. For a laid-back trip with all-ages appeal, Virginia ranks at the top.

Family Vacation in Virginia: Top Accommodations

Cabin Love
Feb 25 - Mar 3
$202 per night
Cabin ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cabin in Love with Grill, Jacuzzi & Yard

5.0
Outstanding (7 ratings)
Love, Augusta County, Virginia
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House Huddleston
Mar 9 - Mar 16
-35%
$721
$466 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Huddleston with Patio + Goode View

5.0
Outstanding (11 ratings)
Huddleston, Virginia, United States
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House Sandbridge
Sep 28 - Oct 5
$224 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Sandbridge with Private Pool

3.0
(2 ratings)
Sandbridge, Virginia Beach, Virginia
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The Best Destinations for Family Vacations in Virginia

The Best Destinations for Family Vacations in Virginia

Virginia has an assortment of delightful destinations to visit with your family. With several located within a few hours' drive from each other, it's possible to see a number of them in a single trip. Here are some recommendations on locations to visit for family vacations in Virginia.

  • 1. Virginia Beach

    It’s the perfect spot for family fun as it's full of protected areas, parks, and historic sites. Step out of your elegant accommodation and enjoy the pristine beach, or head to the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Center to see sea life.

  • 2. Williamsburg

    Visit this colonial capital of Virginia and experience the 18th-century charm. A stop at the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Park lets the little ones enjoy the thrills of excellent rides and roller coasters.

  • 3. Old Town Alexandria

    With its majestic homes, world-class restaurants, and unique shops, this pedestrian-friendly city is a beautiful destination for a family vacation. Stroll down to the waterfront and hop onto a water taxi to Gaylord for shopping, or step into the Gadsby Tavern Museum and delve into history.

  • 4. Shenandoah National Park

    There are over 60 peaks and 100 species of flora and fauna to spot in this picturesque park. Visiting during the spring and fall is recommended to see the blooming wildflowers and the changing autumnal colors.

  • 5. Chincoteague Island

    This island is the home of the world-famous wild ponies. Take a guided tour on Assateague Explorer and cruise to the hidden parts of Chincoteague. The guides take you to areas where you'll see the ponies.

Best Places to Stay for Family Vacation in Virginia

House Sandbridge
Apr 6 - Apr 13
-65%
$980
$340 per night
House ∙ 15 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Charming House in Sandbridge with Grill, Jacuzzi & Pool

Sandbridge, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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House Sandbridge
Jan 18 - Jan 25
-57%
$447
$191 per night
House ∙ 12 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Sandbridge with In-Ground Pool + Beach Views

5.0
Outstanding (45 ratings)
Sandbridge, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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House Sandbridge
Feb 24 - Mar 2
-71%
$635
$185 per night
House ∙ 14 guests ∙ 6 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Sandbridge with Outdoor Pool + Coastal View

4.1
Very good (37 ratings)
Sandbridge, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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Things to Do During Your Family Vacation in Virginia

Things to Do During Your Family Vacation in Virginia

Virginia offers unlimited outdoor adventures for everyone to enjoy. The waterways, trails, and mountains offer a variety of settings for numerous outdoor activities that are suitable for all ages. Consider the following list of our best picks.

  • 1. Zip Lining

    Virginia has adventures among the trees as well. Head to The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium and enjoy an evening climb in illuminated trees. Take to the treetops and enjoy amazing rides over the canopy.

  • 2. Fishing

    The mild climate makes fishing on Virginia Beach comfortable all year round. Hop onto the boat for an inshore fishing trip with the little ones who may want to spend time on the water without going too far out to sea. Popular fish species include sea bass and striper.

  • 3. Horseback Riding

    Trot down the beach amid the spectacular views of the Virginia Beach Pier. Saddle up and enjoy the waterside strolls and pristine mountain trail rides. Ranches such as Fort Valley have mares for hire.

  • 4. Mountain Biking

    Virginia has fantastic terrain for biking. From the coastal trails to expert-level mountain trails, it has it all. Whether you’re a beginner or want a challenging trail, you’ll find a suitable route for biking.

  • 5. Kayaking

    Get up close and personal with nature while gliding through the water. If you’re a beginner, it’s recommended to take a few lessons from the experts before venturing out into the lakes and rivers. Popular kayaking spots include the Great Dismal Swamp and Smith River.

Recommended Accommodations for Family Vacation in Virginia

House Williamsburg
Mar 16 - Mar 23
$93 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Nice House in Williamsburg with Pool & Patio

4.6
Excellent (28 ratings)
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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Condo Williamsburg
Apr 6 - Apr 13
-44%
$458
$258 per night
Condo ∙ 16 guests ∙ 12 bedrooms

Condo in Williamsburg with Indoor Pool

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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House Williamsburg
Feb 8 - Feb 15
$489 per night
House ∙ 13 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

House in Williamsburg with Patio, Grill & Sauna

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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What to Pack for Your Family Vacation in Virginia

What to Pack for Your Family Vacation in Virginia

For those interested in veering off the beaten track to explore Virginia's wildlife beyond the cities, there are several necessary items that you should bring to make the most of the outdoor activities. Here is a list of recommended items to ensure you're equipped for all the experiences Virginia has to offer.

  • 1. Personal Items

    You should pack your flight/travel documents, auto insurance cards, health insurance cards, driver’s licenses, and credit or debit cards. Carrying cash is recommended in case you require services from cash-only facilities.

  • 2. Clothes

    Bring some t-shirts and shorts as well as full-length pants for your outdoor activities. Bring bathing suits for water activities such as kayaking and fishing. A wide-brimmed hat will offer you protection from the sun.

  • 3. Shoes

    For outdoor activities in mountainous terrain like hiking, you’ll need some sturdy boots. For watersports, bring water shoes. Flip-flops come in handy when relaxing by the water, whereas sneakers are ideal for wandering through the city streets.

  • 4. Tech and Entertainment

    Bring a camera to document your visit. For something to keep you and the kids busy while traveling, magazines and books, a deck of cards, note pads, and stationery are always a good idea.

  • 5. Toiletries

    Include a beach towel, sunscreen, and insect spray in your list of essentials.

Top Offers for Family Vacation in Virginia

House Union Hall
Feb 15 - Feb 22
-40%
$375
$225 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Pleasant House in Union Hall with Patio & Grill

5.0
Outstanding (8 ratings)
Union Hall, Franklin County, Virginia
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House Chincoteague Island
Apr 20 - Apr 27
-46%
$564
$307 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Vacation Home in Chincoteague Island with Private Pool

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Chincoteague Island, Accomack County, Virginia
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House Wintergreen Resort
Apr 6 - Apr 13
$85 per night
House ∙ 10 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Family Friendly Vacation Home in Wintergreen Resort with Ample Parking + Panoramic Views

4.9
Outstanding (82 ratings)
Wintergreen Resort, Rockfish, Virginia
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Information about Family Vacations in Virginia

📏 Average home size 219 m²
💳 Highest rates in August
🛏️ Popular home types House rental and Apartment rental
🌡️ Hottest months 88 °F in July and June
❄️ Coldest months February and January
🌧️ Rainiest months 15 rainy days in July and June

Frequently Asked Questions

How many family accommodations are available to rent in Virginia?

There are more than 40,686 family accommodations in Virginia with nightly prices starting from $65 per night.

What kinds of vacation rentals are available for Family Vacations in Virginia?

You can browse 6,741 House rental and 2,161 Apartment rental for Family Vacations in Virginia right here on HomeToGo.

Family Vacations in Virginia: What is the nightly price for a stay?

You can get a great vacation rental for somewhere between $277 and $399 and find discounts up to 25%!

Can I find a vacation home for a group of guests for Family Vacations in Virginia?

House rental in Virginia usually fits 9 people.

How much does a large family house cost to rent in Virginia?

The price of a large vacation rental in Virginia can range from $277 and can go up to $399 per night during the busy season in August.

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