Destination guide

Travel to friendly Covington

The area's festivals and architecture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Covington. Travelers like the local tours, shopping and baseball games in this walkable and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Covington

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Covington a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ashton Hills Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Oaks Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Newton County Fairgrounds (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Fox Vineyards Winery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Georgia International Horse Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Covington

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Covington is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Springs Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Reserve (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Hard Labor Creek State Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Panola Mountain State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Indian Springs State Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Southeast Athletic Complex (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)

Transportation to and around Covington

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), located 33.7 mi (54.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Covington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 103 holiday lettings near Covington. From 85 Houses to 5 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Covington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Covington:

  • North Brookhaven: 20 holiday homes
  • Ashford Park: 37 holiday homes
  • Kirkwood: 58 holiday homes
  • East Atlanta: 69 holiday homes
  • Briarcliff Heights: 17 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 Covington?

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

  • Fox Vineyards Winery: 71 holiday lettings
  • Springs Park: 131 holiday lettings
  • Homer Sharp Stadium: 137 holiday lettings
  • Newton Plaza Shopping Center: 148 holiday lettings
  • Covington Square: 142 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 85 Houses in Covington. Our other popular types of Covington holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 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 Covington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Covington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.