Destination guide

The lively area of Silver Spring awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's live music, festivals and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Silver Spring. This city's shopping, restaurants and university setting draw many visitors. White House and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Silver Spring

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Silver Spring has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Six Flags America (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Rock Creek Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Francis Pool (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Silver Spring

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Silver Spring is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Aubudon Naturalist Society (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Fort Stevens Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Rock Creek Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Lafayette Recreation Center (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Soapstone Valley Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Silver Spring

The nearest airport is in College Park, MD (CGS), located 5.7 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), which is 10.2 mi (16.4 km) away.

Consider catching the metro at Silver Spring Station or Forest Glen Station and easily see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Silver Spring?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,725 vacation rentals near Silver Spring. From 644 houses to 968 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Silver Spring for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Silver Spring?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Silver Spring. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station: 1,948 vacation rentals
  • Ellsworth Place: 1,944 vacation rentals
  • Glenmont Station: 1,873 vacation rentals
  • Mayor of Silver Spring: 1,943 vacation rentals
  • Gateway to NOAA: 1,945 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Silver Spring listed on Vrbo UK 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 Silver Spring?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 644 Houses in Silver Spring. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Silver Spring include:

  • Flats: 968 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 131 rentals available
  • Studios: 855 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Silver Spring?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 286 vacation rentals with pool available in Silver Spring. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.