Destination guide

Scenic Upper Marlboro will entice you

The area's festivals and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Upper Marlboro. This scenic and welcoming city entices travellers with its cycling and football games. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Upper Marlboro

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Upper Marlboro a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags America (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • The Capital Wheel (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Marlboro

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Upper Marlboro is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Old Maryland Farm (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Allen Pond Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Benning Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Fort Dupont Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Alger Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Upper Marlboro

Fly into College Park, MD (CGS), the closest airport, located 14.3 mi (23.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is 14.9 mi (24 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Largo Town Center Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Upper Marlboro?

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 Upper Marlboro:

  • Georgetown: 1,096 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 578 holiday homes
  • Logan Circle: 512 holiday homes
  • H Street Corridor: 230 holiday homes
  • Capitol Hill: 516 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 Upper Marlboro?

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

  • Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary: 894 holiday rentals
  • Show Place Arena: 2,124 holiday rentals
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club: 2,141 holiday rentals
  • Alexander Pushkin Statue: 2,040 holiday rentals
  • Washington D.C. Jewish Community Center: 2,029 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 426 Houses in Upper Marlboro. Our other popular types of Upper Marlboro holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 479 holiday houses
  • Villas: 5 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 11 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Upper Marlboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 180 holiday homes with pool available in Upper Marlboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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