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

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 Germantown:

  • Embassy Row: 136 holiday homes
  • Forest Hills: 21 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 88 holiday homes
  • Manor Park: 49 holiday homes
  • Takoma: 29 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 Germantown?

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

  • Rockville Station: 1,738 holiday lettings
  • Reston Town Center: 1,162 holiday lettings
  • Reston Zoo: 1,771 holiday lettings
  • Carter Barron Amphitheatre: 1,938 holiday lettings
  • Columbia Country Club: 1,941 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Germantown 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.

The captivating area of Germantown awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Germantown. This city's restaurants, sporting events and lake draw many visitors. Great Falls Park and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities and attractions in and around Germantown

Do you want to find things to 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 Germantown has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Laytonsville Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Tarara Winery (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Whiskey Creek Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Northwest Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)

Exploring the natural features in Germantown

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Germantown is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Sugarloaf Mountain Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Civic Center Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Balls Bluff Regional Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)