Destination guide

Travel to lively Towson

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Towson. Renowned for its shopping, university setting and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and Baltimore Museum of Art 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 and attractions in Towson

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Towson a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mount Pleasant Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Pine Ridge Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Clifton Park Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Maryland Zoo (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Towson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Towson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Robert E. Lee Memorial Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Hughes Memorial Stadium (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cylburn Arboretum (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Double Rock Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Druid Hill Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Johnston Square (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Towson

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (MTN-Martin State), located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Towson?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 257 vacation rentals near Towson. From 74 Houses to 92 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 Towson for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Towson:

  • Fells Point: 49 vacation rentals
  • Inner Harbor: 169 vacation rentals
  • Canton: 75 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 101 vacation rentals
  • Federal Hill: 66 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 Towson?

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

  • Towson University: 259 vacation rentals
  • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center: 266 vacation rentals
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center: 260 vacation rentals
  • Towson Town Center: 257 vacation rentals
  • Goucher College: 253 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 74 Houses in Towson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Towson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 92 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 71 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Towson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Towson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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