Destination guide

The riverside setting of Cambridge is ready to explore

Take a vacation to Cambridge and enjoy the area's museums, architecture and churches. Renowned for its bird watching, riverfront and wildlife, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Cambridge

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cambridge has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Layton's Chance Vineyard and Winery (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • St. Michaels Winery (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Hog Neck Golf Course (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Perigeaux Vineyards and Winery (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • Chesapeake Beach Water Park (26.1 mi / 42 km)
  • Bordeleau Winery (27.7 mi / 44.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Cambridge

Travelers enjoy Cambridge for its riverfront and wildlife. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cambridge is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Long Wharf Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Great Marsh Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Bill Burton Fishing Pier State Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Breezy Point Beach (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Cambridge

The nearest airport is in Easton, MD (ESN-Easton - Newnam), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Salisbury, MD (SBY-Salisbury - Ocean City Wicomico Regional), which is 34.1 mi (54.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Cambridge?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 173 holiday lettings near Cambridge. From 106 Houses to 29 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cambridge is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Long Wharf Park: 158 holiday lettings
  • Choptank River Lighthouse: 158 holiday lettings
  • Great Marsh Park: 158 holiday lettings
  • Dorchester County Visitors Center: 158 holiday lettings
  • Richardson Maritime Museum: 158 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 106 Houses in Cambridge. Our other popular types of Cambridge holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Estates: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cambridge?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 86 holiday homes with pool available in Cambridge. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.