Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Sandston

The area's museums and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Sandston. This welcoming city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. St. John's Episcopal Church and Edgar Allan Poe Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Sandston

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Sandston has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Malvern Hill Battlefield Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Ancarrow’s Landing (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Capitol Square (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Blue Bee Cider (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Presquile National Wildlife Refuge (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sandston

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sandston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Dorey Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Cold Harbor Battlefield Park - Garthright House (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Malvern Hill Battlefield Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Richmond National Battlefield Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Libby Hill Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Sandston

The nearest airport is in Richmond, VA (RIC-Richmond Intl.), located 4 mi (6.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Sandston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 77 holiday lettings near Sandston. From 49 Houses to 16 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sandston for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Sandston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 49 Houses in Sandston. Our other popular types of Sandston holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 19 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sandston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Sandston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.