Destination guide

The artsy city of Elkton awaits you

The area's churches and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Elkton. Renowned for its riverfront, biking and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Fort Delaware State Park and Longwood Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 and attractions in and around Elkton

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Elkton has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Back Creek Golf Club (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Chisel Creek Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Plumpton Park Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Frog Hollow Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Dove Valley Winery (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Mount Felix Vineyard & Winery (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elkton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Elkton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Longwood Gardens (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Dickey Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Lewis Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Kells Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • University of Delaware Botanic Gardens (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Lums Pond State Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Elkton

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (MTN-Martin State), located 36.9 mi (59.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is 53.7 mi (86.4 km) away.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Elkton?

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

  • Historical Society of Cecil County: 59 vacation rentals
  • Fair Hill State Natural Resources Management Area: 73 vacation rentals
  • Union Hospital: 58 vacation rentals
  • Longwood Gardens: 88 vacation rentals
  • University of Delaware: 69 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Houses in Elkton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elkton include:

  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Elkton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 11 vacation rentals with pool available in Elkton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.