Destination guide

Travel to lively Springfield

Come and experience Springfield and its live music, theatre scene and museums. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours. Arlington National Cemetery 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

Activities and attractions in and around Springfield

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Springfield has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Laurel Hill Golf Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Hilltop Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • TopGolf Alexandria (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Greendale Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Cameron Run Regional Park (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Springfield

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Springfield. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Lake Accotink Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Green Spring Gardens Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lake Ridge Park, Marina and Golf Course (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Springfield

Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), the closest airport, located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional), which is 15.5 mi (25 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Burke Centre Station. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Franconia Springfield Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay near Springfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,956 holiday rentals near Springfield. From 573 Houses to 1,055 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Springfield is on HomeAway.

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

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 Springfield:

  • Georgetown: 1,093 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 578 holiday homes
  • Logan Circle: 514 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 Springfield?

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

  • Springfield Town Center: 1,950 holiday rentals
  • Northern Virginia Community College - Medical Campus: 1,937 holiday rentals
  • Alexander Pushkin Statue: 2,034 holiday rentals
  • Washington D.C. Jewish Community Center: 2,028 holiday rentals
  • White House: 2,027 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 573 Houses in Springfield. Our other popular types of Springfield holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,055 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 8 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 203 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Springfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 389 holiday homes with pool available in Springfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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