Destination guide

Travel to lively Towson

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Towson. Renowned for its shopping, university setting and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and Baltimore Museum of Art 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 Towson

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Towson a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mount Pleasant Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Pine Ridge Golf Course (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Clifton Park Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Maryland Zoo (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Towson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Towson is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Robert E. Lee Memorial Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Hughes Memorial Stadium (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Cylburn Arboretum (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Double Rock Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Druid Hill Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Johnston Square (6.8 mi / 11 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Towson

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (MTN-Martin State), located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), which is 15.8 mi (25.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Towson, MD?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 250 vacation rentals near Towson. From 72 house rentals to 88 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Towson for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Towson?

Whether you're traveling 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 Towson:

  • Fells Point: 53 vacation rentals
  • Inner Harbor: 163 vacation rentals
  • Canton: 75 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 93 vacation rentals
  • Federal Hill: 64 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Towson?

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

  • Towson University: 251 vacation rentals
  • University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center: 257 vacation rentals
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center: 256 vacation rentals
  • Towson Town Center: 250 vacation rentals
  • Goucher College: 246 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Towson listed on Vrbo 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 Towson?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 72 Houses in Towson. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Towson include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 88 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 71 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Towson?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 23 vacation rentals with pool available in Towson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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