Destination guide

The captivating area of Germantown awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Germantown. This city's restaurants, sporting events and lake draw many visitors. Great Falls Park and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts 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 Germantown

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Germantown has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Laytonsville Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Tarara Winery (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Whiskey Creek Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Northwest Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Germantown

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Germantown is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Sugarloaf Mountain Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Civic Center Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Balls Bluff Regional Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Germantown

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Germantown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 153 holiday rentals near Germantown. From 57 Houses to 74 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 Germantown is on HomeAway.

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

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 Germantown:

  • Dupont Circle: 583 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 330 holiday homes
  • Shaw: 1,129 holiday homes
  • Le Droit Park: 256 holiday homes
  • Columbia Heights: 178 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 Germantown?

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

  • Seneca Creek State Park: 404 holiday rentals
  • Splash Down Water Park: 221 holiday rentals
  • United States Capitol: 2,126 holiday rentals
  • Franciscan Monastery: 2,070 holiday rentals
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House: 2,143 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Houses in Germantown. Our other popular types of Germantown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 74 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 6 holiday houses
  • Farmhouses: 2 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 Germantown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 59 holiday homes with pool available in Germantown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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