Destination guide

Travel to friendly Rockville

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rockville. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. White House and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rockville

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rockville a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Burning Tree Country Club (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Congressional Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rockville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Civic Center Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockville

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Rockville Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Rockville Station to easily navigate the city.

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

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 Rockville:

  • Georgetown: 1,115 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 596 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 563 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 519 vacation rentals
  • Crystal City: 51 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 Rockville?

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

  • Rockville Station: 1,838 vacation rentals
  • Woodmont Country Club: 1,941 vacation rentals
  • F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Gravesite: 1,844 vacation rentals
  • Peerless Rockville Historic Preservation: 1,834 vacation rentals
  • Beall-Dawson Historic House Museum: 1,832 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 531 Houses in Rockville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rockville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,010 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 5 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rockville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 333 vacation rentals with pool available in Rockville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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