Discover a selection of 2,000 vacation rentals in Fairfax, US 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 $184 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Fairfax. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Fairfax

Come and experience Fairfax and its live music, theater scene and museums. This city's shopping, restaurants and sporting events draw many visitors. Arlington National Cemetery and Lincoln Memorial are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Fairfax

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Fairfax 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:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Westfields Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Reston National Golf Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • General's Ridge Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Signal Bay Waterpark (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Pleasant Valley Golf Club (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fairfax

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fairfax is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Falls Park (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Manassas National Battlefield Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ox Hill Battlefield Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Eleanor C. Lawrence Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Meadowlark Botanical Gardens (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Lake Accotink Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Fairfax

The nearest airport is in Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Manassas, VA (MNZ-Manassas Regional), which is 13 mi (20.9 km) away.

Utilize the area's public transportation and catch a ride on the metro at Vienna Station or Dunn Loring Merrifield Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Fairfax, US?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,017 vacation rentals around Fairfax. From 518 house rentals to 1,089 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 Fairfax?

One word (or maybe three) — location, location, location! Nothing beats spending your escape in the thick of the action. Vrbo has 385 centrally located getaway rentals available. Of course, that might not be your style. Fortunately, Vrbo has a bunch of other options, including:

  • 58 town vacation rentals.
  • 55 monument-view vacation rentals.
  • 22 riverside vacation rentals.

Can I rent an apartment in Fairfax?

Forget about bland hotel rooms. Explore this destination from the comfort of your own apartment. Vrbo has 781 for you to select from here. How does $30 per night sound? That's what you're looking at paying if you don't dilly dally! Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other property options, like:

  • House: 559 vacation homes. Prices start from $40 per night.
  • Hotel: 279 vacation homes. Prices start from $21 per night.
  • Townhome: 161 vacation homes. Prices start from $27 per night.

Can I stay in Fairfax in a large group?

Getting together with your favorite people can be so much fun, especially when you're staying under the one roof in an awesome new place! If you'll be visiting with a big group, Vrbo can help. Presently, apartment vacation homes are the latest thing for large groups of visitors here, and you'll find 171 available on our database. In this area, rental properties that can accommodate large groups of people include:

  • On the lookout for vacation homes that can fit 6 guests? We have 392 that will be ideal. Prices start from $50 per night.
  • If you've got 5 in your family, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 230 vacation homes suitable. You can get one for as little as $70 per night.
  • Looking for places for rent suitable for 8 guests? You'll be glad to know we have 195 that'll be ideal. You can bag one for as little as $75 a night.

You and all your mates will be well looked after when you plan your Fairfax adventure with us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Fairfax?

Vrbo is here to help you unwind with your relatives and friends. Listing plenty of economical rentals, it won't be difficult to find a special place to suit everyone's tastes. When it comes to discovering an awesome deal, your first port of call ought to be Crystal City. Here, Vrbo has 62 rentals at an average price of $184 per night. You'll find another 74 Vrbo rentals waiting for you in or around National Harbor. The average price in this area is $196 a night.

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