Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Southern Maryland

Enjoy the live music and other features of Southern Maryland. This city's sporting events, boating and shopping draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Southern Maryland

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Southern Maryland a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags America (27.4 mi / 44.1 km)
  • Running Hare Vineyard (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Maryland International Raceway (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • White Plains Golf Course (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Perigeaux Vineyards and Winery (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Chesapeake Beach Water Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Southern Maryland

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Southern Maryland is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breezy Point Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Greenwell State Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Chapel Point State Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center (18.9 mi / 30.5 km)
  • St. Mary's River State Park (19.9 mi / 32 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Southern Maryland

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 34 mi (54.7 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Branch Ave. Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Southern Maryland?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 581 vacation rentals near Southern Maryland. From 367 houses to 58 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Southern Maryland for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.