Destination guide

The captivating area of Ellicott City awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Ellicott City. Renowned for its soccer games, restaurants and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and B&O Railroad Museum 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

Sightseeing in and around Ellicott City

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ellicott City a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Diamond Ridge Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Timbers at Troy Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellicott City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ellicott City is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Centennial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Patapsco Valley State Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Union Square (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ellicott City

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), located 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 13.2 mi (21.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ellicott City?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 303 vacation rentals near Ellicott City. From 105 Houses to 103 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 Ellicott City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ellicott City?

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 Ellicott City:

  • Historic District: 106 vacation rentals
  • Fells Point: 49 vacation rentals
  • Inner Harbor: 168 vacation rentals
  • Adams Morgan: 869 vacation rentals
  • Eastport: 158 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 Ellicott City?

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

  • Patapsco Valley State Park: 292 vacation rentals
  • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum: 317 vacation rentals
  • Howard County Welcome Center: 317 vacation rentals
  • B&O Railroad Station Museum: 317 vacation rentals
  • Centennial Park: 355 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ellicott City 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 Ellicott City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 105 Houses in Ellicott City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ellicott City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 103 rentals available
  • Cabins: 6 rentals available
  • Boats: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ellicott City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation rentals with pool available in Ellicott City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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