Destination guide

The natural setting of Washington is ready to explore

Learn about the unique charm of Washington with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and chocolate shops. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Washington

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Washington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hidden Valley Nature Center (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Washington

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Washington. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fernald's Neck Preserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Barrett's Cove Public Beach (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Merryspring Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Chickawaukie Pond (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Rockport Marine Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Washington

The nearest airport is in Augusta, ME (AUG-Augusta State), located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), which is 20.7 mi (33.4 km) away.

Where to stay near Washington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 114 holiday rentals near Washington. From 35 Houses to 52 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Washington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Washington:

  • Waldoboro: 501 holiday homes
  • Saint George: 246 holiday homes
  • Round Pond: 35 holiday homes
  • Port Clyde: 109 holiday homes
  • Oakland: 74 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 Washington?

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

  • Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site: 927 holiday rentals
  • Rockland Harbor Park: 726 holiday rentals
  • Rockland Station: 725 holiday rentals
  • Colby College: 133 holiday rentals
  • Merryspring Park: 774 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Washington. Our other popular types of Washington holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 52 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 52 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 52 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Washington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 78 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Washington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.