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Your Ultimate Guide to Hickory Hill Winery

Visit one of the most iconic wineries in Smith Mountain Lake, Hickory Hill Winery. This staple in the community has been in operation since the early 1980s. With strong roots in the community and a dedication to crafting an incredible bottle of wine, this is not to be missed. Whether you’re a wine aficionado or… Read More »

September 22, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Wineries

Why You Need to Check Out Blind Bill’s

During your stay on Smith Mountain Lake, make sure you stop by one of the most popular restaurants in the area! Blind Bill’s, located in Huddleston, VA, features classic American bar food. The wait staff is friendly, the food is good, and there are plenty of options. What more could you ask for? After your… Read More »

September 15, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Restaurants

Why You Need to Visit Ramulose Ridge Vineyards

If you’re hoping to take advantage of some of the incredible wineries and breweries during your visit to Smith Mountain Lake, you’re in luck! There are plenty of amazing vineyards located just minutes from the lake. One of the best wineries near Smith Mountain Lake is Ramulose Ridge Vineyards. This incredible shop puts a spin… Read More »

September 7, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Wineries

Construction Begins on Hales Ford Bridge

It’s one of the most popular landmarks at Smith Mountain Lake, and it’s about to get a facelift. Starting September 5th, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will begin a four-month resurfacing project on Hales Ford Bridge.

August 30, 2017 leslie No Comments blog Smith Mountain lake

This Is Why You’ll Love the Smith Mountain Lake Home Tour

With such beautiful surroundings, it’s no wonder the homes on Smith Mountain Lake are so impressive. The clear blue water combined with a view of the incredible Blue Ridge Mountains must have inspired architects to greatness! As if staying in one of the luxurious homes from Premier Vacations Rentals wasn’t enough, this October you can… Read More »

August 28, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Attractions blog

How to Have the Best Romantic Getaway in the VA Mountains

Are you searching for an incredible romantic getaway in the VA mountains? Or are you looking for a lakeside cabin in which to spend a romantic weekend? When you stay in a Premier Vacation Rentals in Smith Mountain Lake, you won’t have to choose. You can have that perfect Virginia romantic weekend getaway with a… Read More »

August 24, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments romance

Learn All About the Bridgewater Fall Festival

As much as we love the warm summer months here on Smith Mountain Lake, there’s something so wonderful about fall. The weather cools off, the air gets a little crisp, and the Blue Ridge Mountains transform into a kaleidoscope of red, yellow, and orange. Celebrate the beginning of autumn at the Bridgewater Fall Festival, an… Read More »

August 18, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Uncategorized

5 of the Best Wineries near Smith Mountain Lake, VA

While many people associate Smith Mountain Lake with beautiful water, bountiful fishing, and days spent relaxing on a boat, there’s also a dedicated wine culture in the Blue Ridge region. Just minutes away from Smith Mountain Lake are five incredible wineries, each with different specialties and a different variety of wines. From unique fruit wines… Read More »

August 11, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Smith Mountain lake

Smith Mountain Lake Boat Show Is One of the Best Attractions in the State

Every September, the waters of Smith Mountain Lake fill with classic and antique boats. No, it’s not a film set or a strange flashback. It’s the Annual SML Chapter ACBS Antique Boat Festival & Show! Or, as locals refer to it, the Smith Mountain Lake Boat Show. For years, boat enthusiasts have been coming to… Read More »

August 4, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Smith Mountain Lake Festivals

Discover 3 Incredible Spots for Hiking Near Smith Mountain Lake

Smith Mountain Lake and the surrounding Roanoke area is a haven for hiking enthusiasts. From the beautiful trails at Smith Mountain Lake State Park to the number of Appalachian Trail access points, there is so much to do and see. Explore one of the paths surrounding our serene lake or hike up to one of… Read More »

July 28, 2017 Premier Vacation Rentals No Comments Smith Mountain lake