Destination guide

The charming city of Annandale awaits you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Annandale. This romantic city is known for its biking, restaurants and shopping. Arlington National Cemetery and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Annandale

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Annandale a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • TopGolf Alexandria (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Cameron Run Regional Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Greendale Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Hilltop Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Laurel Hill Golf Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Annandale

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Annandale. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Lake Accotink Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Green Spring Gardens Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Meadowlark Botanical Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)

Traveling to and around Annandale

Fly into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), the closest airport, located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city center. 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 15.1 mi (24.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Annandale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,984 holiday lettings near Annandale. From 600 Houses to 1,042 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 Annandale is on HomeAway.

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

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 Annandale:

  • Ballston: 32 holiday homes
  • Connecticut Ave/ K Street: 256 holiday homes
  • Eastern Market: 359 holiday homes
  • Alexandria West: 24 holiday homes
  • Georgetown: 1,098 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 Annandale?

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

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital: 2,053 holiday lettings
  • Claude Moore Colonial Farm: 2,089 holiday lettings
  • Eastern Market: 359 holiday lettings
  • University of Maryland-College Park: 2,019 holiday lettings
  • Theodore Roosevelt Island Park: 2,090 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 600 Houses in Annandale. Our other popular types of Annandale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,042 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 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 Annandale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 405 holiday homes with pool available in Annandale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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