Stay amid the tallest point of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia for one of the lowest rates available in the area this season. This deal for $119 per night includes a stay in a cabin, breakfast for two and utility fees.
Travel Sundays-Thursdays through Sept. 9. Upgrade to a larger traditional room with air-conditioning for $134 per night or take in some of the best mountain views in a preferred room for $169 per night.
Skyland Resort is 75 miles west of Washington, D.C. The lodge was founded in 1889 and offers a restaurant, free nightly entertainment and horseback riding (at an additional cost). Explore scenic Shenandoah National Park in Virginia, which has 101 miles of the Appalachian Trial.