Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Crofton

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Crofton. Renowned for its sporting events, university setting and hiking, this city welcomes all visitors. Six Flags America and Maryland State House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Crofton

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

  • Six Flags America (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • U.S. Naval Academy Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Cross Creek Golf Club (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Crofton

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Crofton is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Allen Pond Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Old Maryland Farm (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Buddy Attick Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Greenbelt Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Maryland Quiet Waters Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Lake Artemesia Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)

How to get to and around Crofton

The nearest airport is in Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is 12.1 mi (19.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Crofton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 238 holiday lettings near Crofton. From 159 Houses to 36 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 Crofton is on HomeAway.

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

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 Crofton:

  • Northeast Washington: 706 holiday homes
  • Southeast Washington: 1,148 holiday homes
  • Hillsmere: 19 holiday homes
  • Epping Forest: 22 holiday homes
  • Wardour: 137 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 Crofton?

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

  • Thomas Viaduct Obelisk: 397 holiday lettings
  • University of Maryland-College Park: 2,040 holiday lettings
  • Carroll Park: 335 holiday lettings
  • Patterson Park: 346 holiday lettings
  • Comcast Center: 2,036 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 159 Houses in Crofton. Our other popular types of Crofton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 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 Crofton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Crofton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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