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30 Romantic Mountain Getaways in Virginia (Beautiful Stays For Lovers)

Brenda Moneghan

Brenda Moneghan, Updated September 23, 2022

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Beautiful Virginia is a popular destination for rural, scenic, romantic getaways. You and your partner can enjoy astounding views of the mountains, while embarking on nature’s greatest adventures.

From hiking trails to kayaking and more, adventure seekers are certain to marvel at all Virginia has to offer. You will create lasting memories in the breathtaking Virginia.

Explore mountains, caverns, waterfalls and more all when you stay at one of these incredible resorts. The mountains offer excitement and activities, all while providing a romantic setting to ensure you and your partner can enjoy your alone time.

Discover the extraordinary mountains of Virginia and plan your stay for an unforgettable trip with your loved one. This list of twenty-five mountain destinations will help guide you in planning your ideal romantic getaway. 

1. Hotel 24 South

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If you’re looking for a mountain experience that allows you to enjoy your slumber in the historic town as well, Hotel 24 South is the perfect destination. This charming town is a great attraction with lots to explore and do.

From culture to history, you won’t get bored roaming the streets of Staunton. Don’t forget to enjoy the perfect mountain views.

This top-rated hotel boasts an on-site restaurant, a historic lobby to peruse and three varieties of rooms to choose from. Enjoy a unique experience when you decide to stay in this historic town located in the mountains.

Address: Staunton, VA
Phone: (540) 885-4848
Website: Hotel 24 South

2. Natural Bridge Hotel

Credit: The Natural Bridge Historic Hotel

Located just outside of the city of Lexington, this mountain resort sits on over 1,500 acres and resides near the Natural Bridge Tours conveniently. This stunning outdoor destination offers the best views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and also stands as one of the cities more historic architectural structures.

For a comfortable stay with perfect scenery, Natural Bridge Hotel is an ideal pick. The hotel boasts an on-site bar and two restaurants to choose from.

With loads of hiking trails and opportunity to visit nearby attractions, you will love staying at this cozy accommodation.

Address: Natural Bridge, VA
Phone: (540) 291=2121
Website: The Natural Bridge Historic Hotel

3. South Street Inn

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Head to the historic part of Charlottesville when you spend that night at South Street Inn. This cozy little mountain inn is perfect for anyone looking for the perfect scenic destination.

With an on-site garden, library and twenty different charming rooms to choose from, you simply can’t go wrong.

Enjoy a courtesy breakfast in the morning and a wine gathering in the afternoon. With amenities like these, you don’t need much more!

Pair that with a breathtaking view of the mountains and lots of attractions in the historic town, and you’ve got yourself a vacation.

Address: Charlottesville, VA
Phone: (434) 979-0200
Website: South Street Inn

4. Bryce Resort

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This well-known tourist attraction is popular for its skiing and winter amenities. However, you can also enjoy an exciting array of activity in the summer. For the adventurers, this resort is sure to bring an exciting mountain experience you won’t soon forget.

This highly appealing destination boasts great amenities and plenty to do on and off site. Featuring a bike park, golf courses, a private lake and more, you can’t go wrong with this highly exclusive mountain experience.

Hit the recreation center if you’re feeling competitive or relax at one of the resorts eateries. Don’t forget to check out the skiing on Bryce Mountain if you visit in the winter.

Address: Basye, VA
Phone: (540) 856-2121
Website:
Bryce Resort

5. Stonycourt at Bryce Mountains

Credit: Stony Court

Stay at this quiet Virginia resort for a beautiful, serene experience, boasting breathtaking views of the Shenandoah Mountains. Bryce Mountain is well-known for its skiing and is among a plethora of other beautiful resorts.

With an on-site pool and recreational center, you are sure to find something great to do while you stay. With lavish, two room villas, you will have everything you need to host for whole family if necessary.

With a private balcony overlooking the stunning scenery, you are guaranteed to love your vacation at Stonycourt. Don’t forget to check out the nearby activities such as golfing and horseback riding.

Address: Basye, VA
Phone: (540) 333-4919
Website: Stony Court

6. Bluegreen Vacations

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For a luxury experience in the mountains, Bluegreen Vacations at Shenendoah Crossing certainly won’t disappoint. This stay boasts a breathtaking view of over 1,000 acres of mountains.

Known for being one of the premier resorts in the area, you can enjoy outstanding amenities and service when you stay at this gorgeous Virginia destination.

Featuring two pools and a recreation room full of activities, you can’t go wrong with this exclusive mountain experience. Hit the basketball or tennis court if you’re feeling competitive. This incredible stay is sure to give you both excitement and that perfect mountain view.

Address: Gordonsville, VA
Phone: (540) 907-4242
Website: Bluegreen Vacations Shenandoah Crossing

7. Salamander Resort

Credit: Salamander Resort

This five-star resort has all the luxury you and your loved one are searching for in one place. You will marvel at the breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge Mountain, while enjoying an opulent, lavish experience.

With 168 rooms to choose from, you can choose from suites with balconies, fireplaces and more. This destination also includes transportation to the local attractions that include fishing, tennis, snow tubes, yoga and more.

Venture on-site to the equestrian center, spa, pool or embark on some hiking trails for an even better scenery. This romantic getaway is the perfect dose of elegance and thrill.

Address: Middleburg, VA
Phone: (844) 303-2723
Website: www.salamanderresort.com

8. The Omni Homestead Resort

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Settled in the beautiful Hot Springs with the ideal view of the Allegheny mountains, this four-star resort is ready to wow you and your partner. With a plethora of activities, a spa, fitness center, indoor pool and more, this destination has everything you need to keep busy right on site.

Adventure seekers can participate in activities such as ziplining, horseback riding, fly fishing, and ice skating to name a few.

With luxurious linens, a private patio and fireplace, you and your loved one can relish in the rest and relaxation of this luxury getaway.

Address: Hot Springs, VA
Phone: (800) 838-1766
Website:
https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/homestead-virginia

9. Primland Resort

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This incredible resort has an assortment of options, perfect for creating the ideal romantic stay. You can opt for a magical treehouse or a rustic cottage, both offering total seclusion and privacy.

This relaxing destination will provide you with a breathtaking view of Dan River Gorge and sits in the Blue Ridge Mountains. With panoramic views surrounding you, you are sure to feel the natural romance of stunning nature. 

Enjoy pure rest and relaxation at these suites that boast private balconies and deep soaking tubs. Perfect for a romantic night in, this resort is ready to give you an unforgettable getaway. 

Address: Meadows of Dan, VA
Phone: (276) 633-4413
Website:
https://aubergeresorts.com/primland/ 

10. Boar’s Head Resort 

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This incredible resort boasts adventure and excitement. For a unique experience, Boars Head Resort is the perfect place. From taking a romantic hot air balloon ride to axe-throwing, you will find all the makings of a thrilling getaway

If you travel in the winter, you can check out the Winter Wander Trail, which provides a festive, holiday themed trail. With on-site restaurants and a gym, you and your partner will have plenty to do and see at this exclusive resort. 

Address: Charlottesville, VA
Phone: (844) 611-8066
Website:
www.boarsheadresort.com 

11. Wintergreen Resort

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Relish in the breathtaking views of the fabulous Blue Ridge Mountains when you stay at this incredible resort. Take it up a notch by staying in a villa style condo that comes fully equipped with a private deck, cozy fireplace and a lush living area.

Couples can embark on adventure no matter what time of year they visit- tennis, golf and hiking in the summer and skiing, snowboarding and tubing in the winter. 

With endless romantic scenery and a stunning view of all the beauty Virginia has to offer, you will never get bored at this spectacular stay. With on-site restaurants and spas, you can find serenity and romance with ease at this destination. 

Address: Wintergreen, VA
Phone: (434) 325-2200
Website: www.wintergreenresort.com 

12. House Mountain Inn

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The title says it all- this mountain top resort offers delightful views of beautiful Virginia. Enjoy the quaint charm of this adorable stay, boasting 1,000 acres of grounds to explore.

With only a handful of rooms, this means that each is meticulously created to provide you with the perfect, intimate and exclusive stay.

You can opt for a private jacuzzi, fireplace and porch so you and your partner can stargaze and sightsee in total seclusion. Romance is in the air thanks to the incredible scenery. Embark on adventure during the day and retreat back to your private rooms at night. 

Address: Lexington, VA
Phone: (540) 464-4004
Website: www.housemountaininn.com 

13. Massanutten Resort

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One of Virginia’s best ski resorts, this exciting stay seems to boast it all. Adventurers will marvel at the activities available- snowboarding, tubing and ice skating are just three of the many things you can do at this stay.

If you go in the summer, horseback riding, biking and fishing await. The best part? There’s an on-site waterpark for added fun. 

You can go with a classic suite or opt for a private home on the property. With a private balcony and all the seclusion you need, this romantic stay is ready to provide you with an unforgettable vacation. 

Address: Massanutten, VA
Phone: (540) 289-9441
Website: www.massresort.com

14. Mountain Lake Lodge

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Settled in the popular Appalachian Mountains, this historic stay resides in beautiful Pembroke. Find cozy comfort in this charming, quaint resort, ready to provide you with a private, intimate setting.

With all the spectacular views of the mountains and for those looking to really get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, this is the ideal spot. 

Keep it simple with a fireplace, a cozy sitting area and nothing but nature to offer you the most intimate getaway. During the day you can venture to the on-site adventures- ziplining, archery and soccer are three activities you can try. 

Address: Pembroke, VA
Phone: (540) 626-7121
Website:
www.mtnlakelodge.com 

15. Montfair Resort Farm

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This lovely rural farm resort has all the quiet, peaceful nature you could ever ask for. Although it’s a far cry from a five-star resort, this charming stay is here to provide you with comfort and a cozy home away from home feel.

Rustic wood cabins add a romantic simplicity to a couple’s getaway. Endless trails and various ponds are available if you and your partner are up for the adventure.

You will adore this quaint destination, certain to provide you with that camping vibe while still giving you a romantic background to enjoy each other. 

Address: Crozet, VA
Phone: (434) 823-5202
Website:
www.montfairresortfarm.com 

16. Pebble Beach River Cabin

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Nestled in the banks of the Shenandoah River, this adorable cabin has all the seclusion and romance you need. With a private hot tub and the panoramic view of the neighboring mountains, you are quickly going to fall in love with this scenic destination.

With prime access to fishing, swimming, kayaking and canoeing, you can do it all at Pebble Beach River Cabin. Everything you need is on site, including a fire pit and grill.

Stock up the fridge and enjoy an evening of intimate time alone at this beyond gorgeous getaway

Address: Front Royal, VA
Phone: (540) 843-0606
Website: http://www.allstarlodging.com/

17. The Red Fox Inn & Tavern

Credit: The Red Fox Inn & Tavern

For a rustic and charming experience, the Red Fox Inn & Tavern is the perfect solution. Found in Middleburg, this little inn boasts historic qualities and stunning gardens on-site.

Choose from fifteen rooms with basic amenities and a whole lot of character. On site, you can find a bar, restaurant and countless hiking trails for even better views of the mountains.

This quiet little inn has all the mountain scenery you could ask for, in addition to a quaint and country vibe. This romantic little cabin is perfect for two but can also accomodate up to seven people per reservation.

Address: Middleburg, VA
Phone: (540) 687-6301
Website: www.redfox.com

18. The Reserve at Fairystone 

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Head down to Stuart, VA for an unforgettable trip- experience the wildlife firsthand in this one-bedroom cabin. You will adore the quaint but cozy feel of this lovely stay.

For an intimate, secluded destination, you have found it in this mountain view reserve. Venture to the water to swim, kayak, canoe and more.

You can also venture into the town to hit the park and other attractions. For a simple, yet intimate, getaway, you can effortlessly find it in this stunning location. 

Address: Suart, VA
Phone: (276) 694-2001
Website: http://www.blueridgerealestate.net/

19. The Bear’s Lair Cabin

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This gorgeous gem is here to wow you and provide you with the spectacular views of rural Virginia. Sitting waterfront, this mountain cabin has everything you need for a riveting getaway. Enjoy a private hot tub and marvel at the alone time in total seclusion. 

With nearby attractions that will allow you to embark on adventure, you and your partner will be busy and fulfilling the thrill factor.

This modern cabin boasts everything you need if you’re not in the mood to venture out as well including a deck, fireplace, grill and more

Address: Austinville, VA
Website:
www.bearslaircabin.com 

20. The Cabins at Crabtree Falls

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This group of cabins gives you plenty of options for the perfect stay. With endless trails and sightseeing int he Blue Ridge Mountains, a cabin at Crabtree Falls makes the ideal, romantic getaway.

With the privacy of your own space, a deck and firepit for optimal stargazing and quiet serenity, you’re bound to make beautiful memories. 

These cabins boast a private hot tub and endless rustic charm. You are guaranteed the peaceful romance that you’ve been searching for at this mountain resort

Address: Tyro, VA
Phone: (571) 918-1268
Website:
https://www.crabtreefalls.com

21. The Cottage on Craig

Credit: Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge

You and your partner can awake to the gorgeous sunlight, gleaming upon the mountains in beautiful Eagle Rock, VA. With glass walls in the bedroom and total seclusion, what could be more romantic?

You can effortlessly walk out the back door and head to the creek for swimming, kayaking, canoeing and more. 

No need to leave the site- stock up the fridge and grill on the outdoor deck or head to the fire pit for smores. You will love this little oasis in the mountains and all the privacy that comes with it. 

Address: Eagle Rock, VA
Phone: (540) 798-5134
Website: https://www.vrbo.com/335245

22. Lydia Mountain Log Cabins

Credit: Lydia Mountain Lodge & Log Cabins

Choose from fifteen charming cabins to plan your ideal romantic getaway. You will marvel at the beauty of Skyline Drive and the scenic mountain views right from your cabin.

Enjoy a private deck and hot tub with a panoramic view of Virginia’s natural beauty. The simplicity of these rustic log cabins is just enough to create the perfect dose of romance on your getaway. 

Stargaze from your secluded deck at the end of a long day of activities. Head out to wineries, hiking trails and more if you’re up for a bit of adventure with your loved one. 

Address: Stanardsville, VA
Phone: (434) 985-6343
Website: www.lydiamountainlodge.com

23. Mountain Breeze Log Cabins

Credit: Mountain Breeze Log Cabins

Enjoy total seclusion when you stay at one of the Mountain Breeze Log Cabins. Both options offer a charming, rustic setting residing in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

You will have the perfect view of surrounding mountains when you stay at one of these quaint cabins. With a private hot tub, deck and more, you are guaranteed to have the perfect experience when you vacation in the Virginia mountains.

Explore the grounds and the many hiking trails as you embark on your nature filled vacation. This is a great option for couples looking for space and nearby attractions in addition to privacy.

Address: Galax, VA
Phone: (276) 236-2434
Website: Mountain Breeze Log Cabins

24. Breaks Interstate Park Cabins

Credit: Breaks Interstate Park

This incredible park located in Breaks, VA offers beautiful woodland cabins that offer a beautiful mountain view. Enjoy the large cabin grounds that include a huge pool, lake, playground, picnic areas and more.

If you explore the area, you can fish, go hiking or kayaking or peruse the on-site amphitheater, gift shop or restaurant.

With everything on-site, you can enjoy a quiet, serene stay at the cabin as you explore nature and the beauty of the surrounding mountains- perfect for that dose of romance!

Address: Breaks, VA
Phone: (276) 865-4413
Website: Breaks Interstate Park

25. Royal Oaks Retreat

Credit: Royal Oaks Retreat

This adorable cabin located in the Blue Ridge Mountains is the perfect romantic getaway for two. Enjoy a private mountain escape boasting a modern charm. Residing in a secluded area with ideal views and a private hot tub, it is the ideal setting for romance.

Enjoy cozying up to the fireplace when you stay at one of the Royal Oaks Retreat Cabins. With local attractions in nearby Lyndhurst, you and your partner will have endless things to do. Don’t forget to peruse the private grounds and take in the beautiful scenery.

Address: Lyndhurst, VA
Phone: (540) 943-7625
Website: Royal Oaks Retreat

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