Destination guide

The friendly area of Rosslyn awaits your stay

Come and experience Rosslyn and its museums, monuments and history. Travelers like the restaurants, local tours and shopping in this welcoming and walkable city. Arlington National Cemetery and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Rosslyn

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Rosslyn has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Volta Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Francis Pool (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • National Aquarium (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • East Potomac Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Rock Creek Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rosslyn

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rosslyn is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Theodore Roosevelt Island Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Georgetown Waterfront Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Francis Scott Key Memorial Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Constitution Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Montrose Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rosslyn

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 10 mi (16.1 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Rosslyn Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

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

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 Rosslyn:

  • Georgetown: 1,113 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 580 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 557 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 518 vacation rentals
  • Crystal City: 50 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 Rosslyn?

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

  • United States Capitol: 2,023 vacation rentals
  • Tysons Corner Center: 1,765 vacation rentals
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,147 vacation rentals
  • National Harbor: 1,974 vacation rentals
  • National Mall (The Mall): 1,159 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2 Houses in Rosslyn. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rosslyn include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 2 rentals available
  • Studios: 9 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rosslyn?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Rosslyn. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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