Destination guide

The captivating area of Ellicott City awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Ellicott City. Renowned for its soccer games, restaurants and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and B&O Railroad Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ellicott City

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Ellicott City a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Diamond Ridge Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Timbers at Troy Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellicott City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ellicott City is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Centennial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Patapsco Valley State Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Union Square (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Ellicott City

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), located 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 13.2 mi (21.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Ellicott City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 304 holiday lettings near Ellicott City. From 106 Houses to 104 Condos/Apartments, 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 Ellicott City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ellicott City?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ellicott City:

  • Columbia Heights: 176 holiday homes
  • Adams Morgan: 889 holiday homes
  • Stronghold: 74 holiday homes
  • Woodley Park: 529 holiday homes
  • Northwest Washington: 1,171 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Howard County Welcome Center: 317 holiday lettings
  • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum: 317 holiday lettings
  • Patapsco Valley State Park: 292 holiday lettings
  • B&O Railroad Station Museum: 317 holiday lettings
  • Centennial Park: 355 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ellicott City 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 Ellicott City?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 104 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 2 self catering accommodations

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 Ellicott City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Ellicott City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.