There are a variety of lodging options at Smith Mountain Lake: Hotels, Bed & Breakfasts, Campgrounds, and beautiful homes rented privately by their owners. There is also a broad price range here, and something for every budget. You can camp for as little as $20 per night, or spend thousands for a week in a luxurious, 5 bedroom waterfront estate. Below are our recommendations, with links and information about some of the best options in each category.
*Please contact the establishments to confirm current rates.
BED AND BREAKFAST INNS
The easiest way to rent a Smith Mountain Lake home or condo is to visit one of the websites below, where owners rent directly to lake visitors. Although there are rental management companies with homes available (recommendations below), those properties may cost more to rent due to the management fees charged to the owners (as high as 22% of rental income), and the selection will be relatively minimal. By renting directly from home owners, you'll have a huge selection to choose from, and can likely rent a great home at a better price. To find a rental, we recommend the following websites, which have the links already defaulted to Smith Mountain Lake:
If you do choose to go through a rental management company, the one we recommend is below: