MainStay Suites Airport
5080 Valley View Blvd.
Roanoke, VA 24012
Phone: (540) 527-3030
Fax: (540) 527-3035
If you have an adventurous streak in you and want to try out skating, head to the Roanoke Skate Park. The park has been recently revamped and has well polished boards that provide different levels of steep depths for you to slide across. However, this is an unsupervised park, so follow all the safety measures that are eminent before you plunge into the sport. To read the safety measures and other details browse through the website.
Blue Hills Golf Club has been shut, reopened and renovated over a period of fifty years. Today, it is a beautiful 18-hole golf course that is very popular with those who enjoy playing the game. The clubhouse which was earlier just a shack is currently a sprawling space that houses a grill and pro shop as well. It can be used for private parties and functions. Call ahead or check the website for tournament schedules of this semi-private club, rental options and information regarding golf lessons. Check site for open hours of the shop and restaurant.
Located in the beautiful country side is the Ashley Plantation Country Club, an 18-hole golf course. It offers picturesque views of the gorgeous Blue Ridge mountains. While golf tournaments are held here from time to time, lessons on learning the sport also take place here. Ashley Plantation houses a huge clubhouse that is used to host private parties and events. Check the website for venue hire, golfing rates and class schedules.
The Blue Ridge Vineyard in Shenandoah Valley offers quality wines from grapes of its own vineyard. The cultivation of grapevine began in 1985 and since then it has established itself as a prominent vineyard spread across 300 acres of land and also as a center for hiking trails and events. Wine tasting is a major attraction for wine revelers and tourists as the Blue Ridge Vineyard is known for producing wines from distinctive variety of grapes. A perfect place for picnic and a venue for country-side weddings, the place is also ideal for those looking for a vacation locale in this part of the Shenandoah Valley. Refer to their website for more information.