Destination guide

Travel to artsy Fan District

Come and experience Fan District and its monuments, theater scene and live music. Travelers to this romantic city praise the university setting, biking and opera houses. Science Museum of Virginia and Children's Museum of Richmond are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Fan District

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Fan District has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Capitol Square (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Blue Bee Cider (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Pony Pasture Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Ancarrow’s Landing (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Country Club of Virginia (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Fan District

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Fan District is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Byrd Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Maymont Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Capitol Square (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Joseph Bryan Park Azalea Garden (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Fan District

Fly into Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Fan District?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 28 holiday lettings near Fan District. From 14 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fan District is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fan District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fan District:

  • Three Chopt: 86 holiday homes
  • Northside: 25 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 25 holiday homes
  • Church Hill: 16 holiday homes
  • Museum District: 15 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Page Bond Gallery: 97 holiday lettings
  • Altria Theater: 97 holiday lettings
  • Beth Ahabah Museum and Archives: 95 holiday lettings
  • Jefferson Davis Monument: 94 holiday lettings
  • Cathedral of the Sacred Heart: 94 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fan District 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 Fan District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Houses in Fan District. Our other popular types of Fan District holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 6 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fan District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Fan District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.