Recreational Activities at Airlie

Airlie’s expansive grounds offer ample opportunity for couples, groups and families to have fun and stay active throughout their stay. 

Fire Pits

Registered guests are invited to enjoy the complimentary fire pit near the Silo House, an experience that wouldn't be complete without s’mores (available for purchase at the Whistling Swan Pub).

Sporting Clays

Try your hand at this classic competitive sport with guidance from a trained rangemaster (24-hour advance reservations are required; minimum age of 18). Please call Guest Services at 540-347-1300 for details.


Cast a line, enjoy the tranquil lakeside setting, and experience the thrill of reeling in a fish (complimentary fishing passes are required; rods and tackle are available; catch and release only; state-issued licenses are not required). Please call Guest Services at 540-347-1300 for details.


Come out to the archery range to test your aim with a bow and arrows. Recurve bows are available for adults and teens (24-hour advance reservations are required, minimum age of 18). Please call Guest Services at 540-347-1300 for details.

Fitness Center

Keep up with your regular routine — or start a new one — at Airlie's fitness center equipped with treadmills, free weights, resistance machines, and other exercise equipment. Located next to the Silo House.

LOVEworks Sculpture

Overlooking Lake Stanley, our LOVEworks sculpture is a great selfie spot and backdrop for wedding photos. Symbolize your eternal love by placing a Love Lock on the sculpture (available for purchase from Guest Services in the Airlie House).


Pedal your way across the property on one of our complimentary bikes. No reservations needed, just grab and ride.

Game Room

Guests will find billiards, chess, checkers, board games and other diversions at the game room, located next to the swimming pool in the Silo House.

Massage Therapy

Our massage therapists can help you relax and make the best of your stay here at Airlie. (24-hour advance reservations are required; payment due at time of reservation; no refunds). Please call Guest Services at 540-347-1300 for details.

Swimming Pool

Cool off or catch some sun at Airlie’s outdoor swimming pool, conveniently located near the Whistling Swan Pub and Game Room at the Silo House.


Challenge family or friends to a friendly match on our well-maintained courts near the Smokehouse. Complimentary racquets and balls are available at Guest Services at Airlie House.


Pick your teams and head up to our volleyball courts — located near the Smokehouse — for some quality family time or team building and friendly competition. Visit Guest Services at Airlie House for complimentary ball.

Explore the Grounds

Numerous discoveries await our adventurous guests who choose to explore the property: gardens, stone gates, wildlife, a sundial, and other surprises can be found around every turn.