Destination guide

The charming city of Annandale awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Annandale. This romantic city is known for its biking, restaurants and shopping. Arlington National Cemetery and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Annandale

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Annandale a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • TopGolf Alexandria (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Cameron Run Regional Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Greendale Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Hilltop Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Laurel Hill Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Annandale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Annandale. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Lake Accotink Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Green Spring Gardens Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Meadowlark Botanical Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Annandale

Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), which is 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Annandale?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,931 vacation rentals near Annandale. From 584 Houses to 1,018 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 Annandale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Annandale:

  • Capitol Hill: 501 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 1,074 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Market: 377 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 568 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 1,015 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 Annandale?

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

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital: 2,013 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Market: 377 vacation rentals
  • United States Capitol: 1,994 vacation rentals
  • National Mall (The Mall): 1,132 vacation rentals
  • Smithsonian Institution: 2,015 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Annandale 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 Annandale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 584 Houses in Annandale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Annandale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,018 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 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 Annandale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 412 vacation rentals with pool available in Annandale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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