Destination guide

Travel to friendly Covington

The area's festivals and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Covington. Travelers like the local tours, shopping and baseball games in this walkable and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Covington

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Covington a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ashton Hills Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Oaks Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Newton County Fairgrounds (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Fox Vineyards Winery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Georgia International Horse Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Covington

Whether you're an active 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 noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Springs Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Reserve (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Hard Labor Creek State Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Panola Mountain State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Indian Springs State Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Southeast Athletic Complex (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Covington

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), located 33.7 mi (54.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Covington?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 99 vacation rentals near Covington. From 85 Houses to 5 Cabins, 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:

  • Kirkwood: 55 vacation rentals
  • East Atlanta: 63 vacation rentals
  • Lake Claire: 36 vacation rentals
  • Great Lakes: 18 vacation rentals
  • Oakhurst: 35 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:

  • Covington Square: 137 vacation rentals
  • Oaks Golf Course: 191 vacation rentals
  • Georgia Piedmont Technical College: 149 vacation rentals
  • Newton County Courthouse: 138 vacation rentals
  • Fox Vineyards Winery: 67 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 85 Houses in Covington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Covington include:

  • Cabins: 5 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5 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 20 vacation rentals with pool available in Covington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.