Places to stay in Preston County

/Places to stay in Preston County


Whether planning a weekend getaway, vacation, or family reunion, we can help you. Come and stay in one of our rental homes – with a 2 night required minimum stay and reasonably priced.   They are like a home away from home with fully equipped kitchens, cooking utensils, towels & linens, air conditioning, wireless internet, and much more.  Some are pet friendly and some are open year round.   For a complete listing, availability and pictures of each rental go to

The Alpine Lake Cabins are located in the beautiful mountains in Terra Alta, West Virginia and in Alpine Lake Resort.  This resort is a great place to come and get away from it all. Amenities include a restaurant, bar, 18 hole golf course, pro shop, conference rooms, fitness center, fishing, miles of hiking/cross country ski trails, 150 acre lake, beach, boathouse, playground area, tennis and bocce courts, miniature golf and indoor swimming pool.   If you like to walk or bike, there are over 30 miles of almost traffic free roads. No hunting allowed, 24 hour security.

1657 Alpine Lake Rd., Terra Alta, W.Va. 26764


An extraordinary place of natural beauty and serenity, our West Virginia mountain resort provides the ideal setting for a weekend get-away, family vacation or retirement home.  Nestled high in the Alleghenies, Alpine Lake Resort is set on 2000 heavily wooded acres with an award winning 18-hole golf course and a pristine 150 acre lake fed by springs and mountain streams.  Mini golf, indoor swimming pool, fitness center, tennis, fishing, boating, and cross country skiing await you.  Alpine Lake Resort offers an unforgettable setting for reunions, weddings and conference meetings.  The Lakers Lounge offers daily dinner specials and a flat screen TV for your enjoyment to watch your favorite sports team.  The Evergreen dining room has an outdoor deck with a fantastic view of the lake with daily dinner specials. Call ahead for reservations to stay in our 35 room hotel and begin your experience in your getaway in the mountains!

700 W. Alpine Dr., Terra Alta, W.Va. 26764
304-789-2481 or 1-800-752-7179


Cannon Hill RV and Campground is a one-acre grass parking lot accommodating RV’s, campers and tents.  A hiking shelter is also available.  Open from May 1 to November 1.  A half mile away, fresh drinking water is available and tank dumping is permitted at the Rowlesburg Community Park.  For more information and directions contact the Mayor’s office at 304-454-2441.  The Rowlesburg Community Park also permits limited RV parking in the summer when space is available.  Call ahead for reservations and fees at 304-454-2441 as well.
P.O. Box 352, Rowlesburg, WV,  26425


The premier place to camp when you are visiting North Central West Virginia.

Whether you are booking a trip with one of the nearby rafting companies, planning other recreational activities, here to attend one or more of the many festivals in the area, or just here for a get-away, a stay at Cheat Canyon Campground will put you in the center of it all.

We have over 10 acres of level grassy camping area located along side the mighty Cheat River in Albright, West Virginia. Three of our campsites offer 30 Amp electrical service hook-up. Our primitive campsites have picnic tables and fire pits. Large Groups can be easily accommodated in our large grassy areas.

Camping Site with electric hookup

Camping Site with electric hookup

3405 N Preston Hwy, Albright, W.Va. 26519
304 329-6522


Picturesque Chestnut Ridge Park is surrounded by Coopers Rock State Forest and West Virginia University Forest, creating an outdoor recreation area of over 16,000 acres. It is located just 10 miles outside of Morgantown off of I-68. The Park offers different styles of cabins for rent, tent sites, and RV sites for the camping enthusiast. The dining hall and pavilions make it ideal for family get-togethers and the pool is great for children and adults in those hot summer months.

346 Chestnut Ridge Camp Road , Bruceton Mills , W.Va. 26527


The Cox-Roosevelt Inn is located within the historic district of Arthurdale, WV just off the Dogtown road. Just look for the mailbox marked 1012 and turn left and go 0.9 miles.  The stone home was built in 2015,  simplistic and stylishly decorated with a gorgeous garden tub, full size bed in the main suite and a sleeping nook for kids only!  A cottage is within walking distance to the Inn. You will have access to all of the private gated grounds, a fountain, a new and growing hedge maze, a stone tower, horse stables and winding paths through the woods and beautiful meadows.  Reservations only!



Spend a relaxing night, explore during the day all while making great memories!  Open May 1 – Nov. 1.  with 20 rustic and pop up tent campsites and 65 trailer sites with full hookups.


  • Covered Pavilion
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Electricity 30 AMP
  • Electricity 50 AMP
  • Picnic Tables
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Vending Machine
  • Playground
  • Shower Facilities
  • Walking/Hiking Trails

Route 26, Bruceton Mills, W.Va. 26525


An enjoyable, affordable stay with 67 guest rooms and open 24 hours a day!  Rooms include free wi-fi, cable, microwave and fridge. Pets are allowed-The premises also accommodate truck/RV and bus parking.  A family style restaurant and lounge on also on the property that offer home cooked meals with meeting and banquet facilities.

400 Kingston Road, Kingwood, W.Va. 26537


Mainstay at The Curiosity Shoppe is located in downtown historic Rowlesburg, WV, a peaceful little town nestled in the scenic Big Bend of the Cheat River.  This upstairs apartment includes a living room, kitchen supplied with dishes and cookware, three bedrooms, full bathroom and a laundry room.  To make reservations at the Mainstay, please call 304-454-9454.

Main Street, Rowlesburg, W.Va.


Don’t pay big chain motel prices-come and enjoy a stay at our family owned and operated motel!  During your visit we are sure you will appreciate our small town hospitality and friendly service!  Nicely decorated large rooms with separate dressing space, AC, flat screen TV, wi-fi, refrigerators, microwaves and coffee pots

I-68, Exit 23, 20 North Main St. , Bruceton Mills, W.Va. 26525


Take Exit 29 off of I-68, make a right on Casteel Road, and go 1 mile and take a break from the hustle and bustle of overcrowded cities and congested highways.  Stay with us and lose yourself in the Allegheny Mountains close to everything large cities have to offer without the hassle!  100% smoke free & pet friendly hotel with refrigerators, microwaves, irons, coffee makers, hair dryers and even the daily newspaper.  Handicapped rooms are available.  Free continental breakfast, free local and long distance phone calls, high speed wireless internet and a convenient mail service, free parking and 24 front desk.

886 Casteel Road, Hazelton, W.Va. 26525
304-379-7900 or 1-800-771-7171


Comfort on a budget can be found at Homestead Inn, located 12 miles outside of Morgantown in the town of Reedsville.  Our three immaculate decorated guest rooms are comfortably furnished with kitchenettes, flat screen tv, complimentary wireless internet services, seperate sitting areas, coffee and tea makers, laundry, private baths, private parking and housekeeping daily.   Be sure to visit our gift and coffee shop at Modern Homestead for unique gifts and delicious house made pastries and handcrafted drinks.  You will be close to area attractions including WVU stadium and Coliseum, Arthurdale Heritage, Kingwood, River rafting and Decker’s Creek Rail Trail.

Find Modern Homestead at 41 South Robert Stone Way in Reedsville, WV 26547.
Call 304-864-4333


As close to heaven as you can get: Imagine renting a cozy, secluded log cabin deep in the mountains of West Virginia.  Fully equipped kitchens, hot tubs, gas grills, and fire places. All cabins are smoke free and no pets.  AWD or 4WD are required in the winter months.  Some cabins have wireless internet and satellite television.  For a complete list, pictures and prices go to  You have to see to believe!

  • Two (2) Night Minimum on weekends and holidays.
  • Person holding reservations must be at least 21

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678 Cougar Lane, Bruceton Mills, W.Va. 26525


This house is the original homeplace of the first official Mountaineer, the late Bill “Buckwheat” Jackson.  The home illustrates the 70+ years of Mountaineer tradition with a pictorial display of the past Mountaineers.  The house provides two guest rooms with a full kitchen, dining room and an expansive deck.  The house is run by his grandson Chad in honor of his grandfather right in the heart of Kingwood, WV.

Mountaineer House
200 Morgantown Street , Kingwood, W.Va. 26537


Come enjoy our 44-acre forest campground with picnic tables & fire rings for each site, bathhouse, cabins, secluded tent sites, ponds, horseshoe pits, children’s playground, recreation equipment, and covered pavilion. Children under 12 camp free and pets are welcome!

Off I-68 at Hazelton Road, Bruceton Mills, W.Va. 26525


The historic Preston County Inn was built in 1857 during the Civil War and offers a full service kitchen with three dining rooms and 8 full rooms with 4 singles and 4 suites with free WI-FI, A/C & heating, HD Satellite TV, private baths, and a complimentary breakfast.  The Inn is also pet friendly.  There are also extended menus for parties, private parties, private groups, receptions, casual dining and catering available.  There is a Marilyn Monroe themed Bar & Bistro called Norma Jean’s also for your pleasure to enjoy.  The Inn is open for dining Monday thru Saturday for lunch from 11am-2pm and dinner from 4:00pm-8pm.  Norma Jean’s is open Tuesday thru Saturday from 3:00pm-6:00pm.

Preston County Inn

Preston County Inn
112 West Main Street, Kingwood, W.Va. 26537


A “Magical Place”  that is a small, boutique lodge tucked away in the mountains of West Virginia.  The River House welcomes guests into a motif of railroading that once dominated the small town of Rowlesburg.  B&O artifacts adorn the rooms and hallways.  Pictures of the past history of the town take visitors back to a different time, one of railroading in its golden era.
The lodge offers three rooms with private bath and complimentary breakfast served.  Open May through October-weekends only.  Other dates may be arranged.

43 Main Street, Rowlesburg, WV 26425
304-454-2095 or 978-270-3847
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A recreational spot for the entire family that features camping, boating, swimming, picknicking, a restaurant and game room, a small motel, and six small cabins.  Closely located to Blackwater Falls State Park along the Youghiogheny River on the West Virginia and Maryland state line.

US 219, Eglon, WV 26716