Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Galesville getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Galesville. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. Maryland State House and William Paca House are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Galesville

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Galesville a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags America (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • U.S. Naval Academy Golf Club (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Chesapeake Beach Water Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Galesville

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

  • Shadyside Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Maryland Quiet Waters Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Allen Pond Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Sandy Point State Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Kent Island (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Old Maryland Farm (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Galesville

Fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), the closest airport, located 19.8 mi (31.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 22.2 mi (35.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Galesville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 418 holiday lettings near Galesville. From 276 Houses to 76 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 Galesville is on HomeAway.

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

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 Galesville:

  • Hillsmere: 19 holiday homes
  • Epping Forest: 22 holiday homes
  • Wardour: 135 holiday homes
  • Winchester-on-the-Severn: 20 holiday homes
  • Eastport: 158 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 Galesville?

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

  • Galesville Heritage Museum: 650 holiday lettings
  • Belair Stable Museum: 2,071 holiday lettings
  • Sandy Point State Park: 621 holiday lettings
  • Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary: 904 holiday lettings
  • Bowie State Station: 2,056 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 276 Houses in Galesville. Our other popular types of Galesville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 76 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 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 Galesville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 71 holiday homes with pool available in Galesville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.