Destination guide

Beautiful Glen Burnie will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Glen Burnie with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its sporting events, restaurants and shopping, this scenic city won't disappoint. National Aquarium in Baltimore and Fort McHenry are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Glen Burnie

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Glen Burnie a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Top of the World Observation Level (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Timbers at Troy Golf Course (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Clifton Park Golf Course (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Maryland Zoo (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Glen Burnie

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Glen Burnie is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Leone Riverside Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Frederick Douglass - Isaac Myers Maritime Park (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Canton Waterfront Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Federal Hill Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Carroll Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Barre Circle Historic District (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Glen Burnie

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 9.9 mi (15.9 km) away.

Consider catching the metro at Cromwell-Glen Burnie Station or Ferndale Station and easily see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Glen Burnie?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 313 vacation rentals near Glen Burnie. From 131 Houses to 86 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 Glen Burnie for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Glen Burnie?

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 Glen Burnie:

  • Historic District: 106 vacation rentals
  • Fells Point: 49 vacation rentals
  • Inner Harbor: 169 vacation rentals
  • Eastport: 158 vacation rentals
  • Canton: 75 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 Glen Burnie?

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

  • Baltimore Inner Harbor Marina: 185 vacation rentals
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge: 636 vacation rentals
  • Sandy Point State Park: 626 vacation rentals
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital: 329 vacation rentals
  • University of Maryland-College Park: 2,016 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glen Burnie 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 Glen Burnie?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 131 Houses in Glen Burnie. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glen Burnie include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 86 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 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 Glen Burnie?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 37 vacation rentals with pool available in Glen Burnie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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