Where to stay around Great Falls, VA?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 355 vacation rentals near Great Falls. From 138 Condos/Apartments to 127 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Great Falls for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Great Falls?

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 Great Falls:

  • Eastern Market: 372 vacation rentals
  • Dupont Circle: 1,099 vacation rentals
  • Georgetown: 2,070 vacation rentals
  • Petworth: 273 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 1,579 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 Great Falls?

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

  • Great Falls Park: 3,581 vacation rentals
  • United States Capitol: 3,525 vacation rentals
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,687 vacation rentals
  • National Mall (The Mall): 1,739 vacation rentals
  • Northern Virginia Community College - Medical Campus: 3,382 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Great Falls 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 Condos/Apartments in Great Falls?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 138 Condos/Apartments in Great Falls. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Great Falls include:

  • Studios: 127 rentals available
  • Houses: 92 rentals available
  • Hotels: 91 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Great Falls?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 175 vacation rentals with pool available in Great Falls. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Swapping DC for small-town America in Great Falls

    It may be just 15 miles from Washington DC, but Great Falls feels worlds away from the White House. The pint-sized town sits on the banks of the Potomac River and is all about slowing down the pace, connecting with nature, and getting a feel for just how enchanting life can be in small-town America. With grassy lawns, wraparound verandas, and swinging loveseats where you can watch the world go by, Great Falls vacation rentals elevate your local experience to the next level.

    Chasing waterfalls in Great Falls

    For the best views in town head to Great Falls Park, where you can watch the Potomac River tumble over a series of jagged rocks into the Mather Gorge. There are some fantastic family-friendly lookout points and picnic spots along the Potomac Heritage Trail, as well as plenty of opportunities to fish, kayak, and birdwatch. Great Falls is just 15 miles from Washington DC, which means no visit is complete without a day in America's iconic capital. Of course, if you'd rather be close to the action you can always swap Great Falls vacation rentals for a polished condo or apartment in downtown DC.

    A glimpse at colonial America in Great Falls

    Now recognized as a National Historic Landmark, the Patowmack Canal runs through Great Falls Park and offers a glimpse at early America. Nearby Colvin Run'Mill'is another family-friendly highlight, with a massive working waterwheel and plenty of interactive exhibits. If you feel like rolling your windows down, historic'Georgetown Pike is one of Virginia's most scenic drives. It passes right through Great Falls and will take you past flower strewn fields, leafy maple groves, and grand country homes. Some are even up for rent, which means with Great Falls vacation rentals you can enjoy your very own slice of the Virginian countryside.

    Springtime wildflowers and fiery fall displays

    Summer brings high season in Great Falls, when both local travelers and DC day-trippers descend on the town. The days are long and temperatures can creep into the 90s which makes it a great time to explore Great Falls Park. Summer is lovely but it's not the only time to visit. In spring, Great Falls explodes with wildflowers, while fall sees its maple trees light up with reds, yellows, and golds. If you're day tripping to Washington DC spring and fall mean you'll beat the crowds at busy attractions like the National Mall, Lincoln Memorial, National Museum of Natural History, and National Air and Space Museum.

    Outdoor adventures in Great Falls Park

    Covering an 800-acre footprint, Great Falls Park combines natural beauty with lashings of history. A stroll along the Potomac River is a great way to soak up the scene and spot local wildlife like whitetail deer, fox, box turtles, squirrels, coyotes, bats, and chipmunks. Kids will love the park's ranger guided walks, as well as the opportunity to horseback ride along forested trails.