Destination guide

Tranquil Covington will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Covington. This relaxing and walkable city is known for its coffeehouses, lake and golfing. Museum of Glass and Pike Place Market are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Covington

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Covington a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puyallup Fairgrounds (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Seattle Great Wheel (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • PGP Motorsports Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Elk Run Golf Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Kent Valley Ice Center (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Riverbend Golf Complex (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Covington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Covington is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Meridian Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Soos Creek Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Soos Creek Botanical Garden (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Clark Lake Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lake Morton (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Lake Wilderness Arboretum (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Covington

Fly into Renton, WA (RNT-Renton Municipal), the closest airport, located 9.3 mi (14.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Seattle, WA (SEA-Seattle - Tacoma Intl.), which is 10.1 mi (16.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Covington?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 106 vacation rentals near Covington. From 76 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Covington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Covington?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Covington:

  • Seattle Waterfront: 738 vacation rentals
  • Fremont: 332 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 709 vacation rentals
  • West Seattle: 1,368 vacation rentals
  • Ballard: 782 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Covington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Covington. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Seattle Center: 1,489 vacation rentals
  • Lake Sammamish State Park: 2,111 vacation rentals
  • Seattle Cruise Ship Terminal 91: 1,198 vacation rentals
  • University of Washington: 1,360 vacation rentals
  • Safeco Field: 1,143 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Covington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Covington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 76 Houses in Covington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Covington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Covington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Covington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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