Destination guide

Travel to friendly Rockville

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rockville. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. White House and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Rockville

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rockville a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Burning Tree Country Club (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Congressional Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rockville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Civic Center Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockville

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Rockville Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Rockville Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay near Rockville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,820 holiday rentals near Rockville. From 532 Houses to 981 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockville for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rockville?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rockville:

  • Georgetown: 1,095 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 582 holiday homes
  • Logan Circle: 515 holiday homes
  • H Street Corridor: 236 holiday homes
  • Capitol Hill: 519 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rockville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Rockville. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Peerless Rockville Historic Preservation: 1,751 holiday rentals
  • Beall-Dawson Historic House Museum: 1,749 holiday rentals
  • Woodmont Country Club: 1,893 holiday rentals
  • F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Gravesite: 1,765 holiday rentals
  • Rockville Station: 1,755 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rockville listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rockville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 532 Houses in Rockville. Our other popular types of Rockville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 981 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 311 holiday homes with pool available in Rockville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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