Destination guide

Beautiful Upper Marlboro will entice you

The area's festivals and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Upper Marlboro. This scenic and welcoming city entices travelers with its biking and football games. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Upper Marlboro

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Upper Marlboro 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:

  • Six Flags America (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • The Capital Wheel (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Marlboro

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Upper Marlboro is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Old Maryland Farm (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Allen Pond Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Benning Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Fort Dupont Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Alger Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Upper Marlboro

Fly into College Park, MD (CGS), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (23.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is 14.9 mi (24 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Largo Town Center Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay around Upper Marlboro?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,093 vacation rentals near Upper Marlboro. From 410 Houses to 11 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Upper Marlboro for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Upper Marlboro?

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 Upper Marlboro:

  • Georgetown: 1,119 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 962 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 1,130 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 549 vacation rentals
  • Crystal City: 55 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Upper Marlboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 410 Houses in Upper Marlboro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Upper Marlboro include:

  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Upper Marlboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 170 vacation rentals with pool available in Upper Marlboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.