Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in Bowie, MD that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $100 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Bowie. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The riverside setting of Bowie is ready to explore

The area's theater scene and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bowie. Renowned for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Bowie

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Bowie a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Six Flags America (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Lake Presidential Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Cross Creek Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bowie

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Bowie is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Allen Pond Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Old Maryland Farm (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Greenbelt Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Buddy Attick Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Lake Artemesia Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Benning Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bowie

The nearest airport is in Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into College Park, MD (CGS), which is 10.4 mi (16.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Bowie State Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Bowie, MD?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,333 vacation rentals around Bowie. From 817 house rentals to 1,076 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a city-center property in Bowie?

If you're into the idea of leaping out of bed and discovering cool shops, bars and attractions in a matter of minutes, then you'll want to stay central. Vrbo has 464 city center rental homes available. Of course, that mightn't work for everyone. Luckily, Vrbo has loads more options, including:

  • 91 water-view vacation rentals.
  • 86 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 65 town vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Bowie?

Instead of going with a cookie-cutter hotel room this vacation, you could just rent an entire house. You'll feel like part of the neighborhood before you know it! There are 858 options currently listed on Vrbo. Prices begin at $23 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather choose one of the area's other popular rental types, like:

  • Apartment: 790 vacation homes. Prices start from $30 per night.
  • Hotel: 264 vacation homes. Prices start from $21 per night.
  • Townhome: 196 vacation homes. Prices start from $25 per night.

Can I stay in Bowie in a large group?

There's nothing more enjoyable than being somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. The good news is Vrbo has places suitable for large groups. At the moment, apartment vacation homes are preferred for large groups of travelers here, and we have 175 available on our database. Properties around here that can cater for large groups include:

  • On the hunt for vacation homes that can fit 6 guests? We have 908 that will be suitable. Prices begin from just $50 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be pleased to find out that there are 562 vacation homes that are perfect. Prices begin at just $75 per night.
  • Seeking places for rent to suit 5 people? You'll be glad to know we have 430 that will fit the bill. You can bag one for as little as $70 per night.

You and all your buddies will be in good hands when you organize your Bowie travels with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Bowie?

Vrbo has plenty of wonderful budget-concious rentals. Treat your posse to an extravagant night out or hang around a bit longer with all the money you save. Crystal City is an awesome area to take a look at if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 62 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $184 per night. National Harbor is another place worth considering. We have 74 rentals here, and the average price is around $196 a night.

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