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 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

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 vacation home and experience everything that makes Penhook a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation in Penhook. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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)
Transport

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 center. 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 around Penhook?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 355 holiday lettings near Penhook. From 216 Houses to 80 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 Penhook 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 accommodations near great places in Penhook. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hopkins Planetarium: 152 holiday lettings
  • Shaftman Performance Hall: 127 holiday lettings
  • Taubman Museum of Art: 152 holiday lettings
  • Mill Mountain Zoo: 174 holiday lettings
  • O. Winston Link Museum: 152 holiday lettings

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 216 Houses in Penhook. Our other popular types of Penhook holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 29 self catering accommodations

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 100 holiday homes with pool available in Penhook. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.