Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Clifton

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Clifton. This romantic city is known for its forests, soccer games and restaurants. Manassas National Battlefield Park and National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Clifton

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Clifton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • General's Ridge Golf Course (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Westfields Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Signal Bay Waterpark (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Splash Down Water Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Sunnybrook Golf (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Laurel Hill Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Clifton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Clifton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Great Falls Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Bull Run Regional Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Eleanor C. Lawrence Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Lake Ridge Park, Marina and Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Clifton

Fly into Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional), the closest airport, located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), which is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Clifton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 85 vacation rentals near Clifton. From 31 Houses to 37 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 Clifton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Clifton:

  • Georgetown: 1,115 vacation rentals
  • Northwest Washington: 1,180 vacation rentals
  • Rosslyn: 22 vacation rentals
  • Embassy Row: 1,776 vacation rentals
  • Ballston: 32 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 Clifton?

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

  • Westfields Golf Club: 278 vacation rentals
  • Paradise Springs Winery: 348 vacation rentals
  • Tysons Corner Center: 1,778 vacation rentals
  • American University: 2,108 vacation rentals
  • Quantico Marine Base: 55 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 31 Houses in Clifton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clifton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 37 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 9 rentals available
  • Studios: 35 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Clifton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Clifton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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