Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Penhook

The mountains and lake create a pretty picture of Penhook. One of the city's many top draws is its boating. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Penhook

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Penhook a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tomahawk Mill Vineyard and Winery (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • The Zone (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Penhook

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Penhook. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smith Mountain Lake (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Smith Mountain Lake State Park (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Gilly's Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Richard P. Gravely Jr. Nature Preserve (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Penhook

The nearest airport is in Danville, VA (DAN-Danville Regional), located 29.6 mi (47.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Roanoke, VA (ROA-Roanoke Regional), which is 33 mi (53.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Penhook?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 398 holiday rentals near Penhook. From 254 Houses to 84 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Penhook for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Penhook?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Penhook. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Avoca Museum: 243 holiday rentals
  • Hopkins Planetarium: 151 holiday rentals
  • Shaftman Performance Hall: 128 holiday rentals
  • Taubman Museum of Art: 151 holiday rentals
  • Mill Mountain Zoo: 195 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Penhook listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Penhook?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 254 Houses in Penhook. Our other popular types of Penhook holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 84 holiday houses
  • Villas: 8 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 29 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Penhook?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Penhook. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.