Destination guide

The friendly city of New Carrollton awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of New Carrollton. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater 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 and attractions in New Carrollton

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes New Carrollton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags America (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Cross Creek Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Fairland Sports and Athletic Complex (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Carrollton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Carrollton is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Greenbelt Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Buddy Attick Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Lake Artemesia Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Barnard Hill Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • U.S. National Arboretum (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around New Carrollton

The nearest airport is in College Park, MD (CGS), located 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 10.5 mi (17 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around New Carrollton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,305 house rentals around New Carrollton. From 450 Houses to 635 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 New Carrollton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Carrollton?

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 New Carrollton:

  • Eastern Market: 360 vacation rentals
  • Capitol Hill: 491 vacation rentals
  • Kingman Park: 167 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 1,100 vacation rentals
  • Logan Circle: 532 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 New Carrollton?

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

  • United States Capitol: 2,122 home rentals
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo: 2,145 home rentals
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,140 home rentals
  • National Mall: 1,187 home rentals
  • Bowie State Station: 2,116 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Carrollton 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 New Carrollton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 450 Houses in New Carrollton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Carrollton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 635 lodging choices
  • Villas: 5 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 3 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in New Carrollton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 132 vacation homes with pool available in New Carrollton.

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