Destination guide

Travel to friendly Rockville

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rockville. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. White House and Lincoln Memorial 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 Rockville

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rockville a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Burning Tree Country Club (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Congressional Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockville

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rockville is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Civic Center Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockville

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 14.6 mi (23.5 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Rockville Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Rockville Station to easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Rockville?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,589 house rentals around Rockville. From 535 Houses to 793 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Rockville is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Rockville:

  • Shaw: 1,005 vacation rentals
  • Eastern Market: 321 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 439 vacation rentals
  • Kingman Park: 143 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 995 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Rockville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Rockville. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chinatown: 1,740 home rentals
  • Twinbrook Station: 1,716 home rentals
  • Peerless Rockville Historic Preservation: 1,678 home rentals
  • Rockville Town Center: 1,661 home rentals
  • Earth Treks Climbing Center: 1,658 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rockville listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rockville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 535 Houses in Rockville. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rockville include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 793 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 5 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 5 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rockville?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 274 vacation homes with pool available in Rockville.

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