Destination guide

The friendly city of New Carrollton awaits you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of New Carrollton. Well known for its restaurants, shopping and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway 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.


Activities and attractions in New Carrollton

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes New Carrollton a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags America (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Cross Creek Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Fairland Sports and Athletic Complex (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Carrollton

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Carrollton is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greenbelt Park (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Buddy Attick Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Lake Artemesia Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Barnard Hill Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • U.S. National Arboretum (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around New Carrollton

The nearest airport is in College Park, MD (CGS), located 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 10.5 mi (17 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Carrollton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,309 holiday lettings around New Carrollton. From 438 Houses to 660 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Carrollton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Carrollton:

  • Le Droit Park: 261 holiday homes
  • Old Town West: 101 holiday homes
  • Georgetown: 1,112 holiday homes
  • Eastern Market: 368 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 596 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Carrollton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Carrollton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,149 holiday lettings
  • United States Navy Memorial: 2,082 holiday lettings
  • L. Ron Hubbard House: 2,089 holiday lettings
  • Alexandria Archaeology Museum: 2,019 holiday lettings
  • United States Capitol: 2,049 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Carrollton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in New Carrollton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 438 Houses in New Carrollton. Our other popular types of New Carrollton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 660 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Carrollton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 124 holiday homes with pool available in New Carrollton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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