Where to stay around Oakland?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,063 holiday lettings near Oakland. From 733 houses to 107 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Oakland for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Oakland?

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 Oakland:

  • The View: 116 holiday homes
  • Blakeslee: 55 holiday homes
  • Turkey Neck: 25 holiday homes
  • Waterfront Greens: 83 holiday homes
  • North Glade Hills: 77 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 Oakland?

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

  • Wisp Resort: 1,018 holiday lettings
  • Casselman River Bridge State Park: 996 holiday lettings
  • Thousand Acres Lakeside Golf Course: 993 holiday lettings
  • Blackwater Falls State Park: 360 holiday lettings
  • Canaan Valley Resort State Park: 380 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Oakland 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 Oakland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 733 houses in Oakland. Our other popular types of Oakland holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 20 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 Oakland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 164 holiday homes with pool available in Oakland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental House in Oakland, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The small town of Oakland can be found in a thin part of Maryland state that is sandwiched between the states of Pennsylvania and Virginia, with West Virginia just a few miles to the west. This is quite far west of the main part of Maryland that includes the city of Baltimore. This area is classified as the South Atlantic region of the United States of America. Many people choose to take their holidays in Oakland because the area is set within the Appalachian Mountains and is spectacularly beautiful. The area is also perfect if you enjoy winter sports.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Oakland, USA

    Holidays in Oakland are popular at any time of the year and this is due to the fact that there are plenty of activities to participate in at any time of year. The winter sees opportunities to try out the local skiing resorts and these are very well-equipped and offer pistes for people of all skiing abilities. During the summer, you may want to enjoy a walk through the beautifully scenic landscape that encircles the town. Other popular activities include swimming, lake fishing, cycling, mountain biking, horse riding, tennis and golf.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Oakland, USA

    As your holidays in Oakland will be spent in a very unique part of the United States, you may be surprised to learn that there are no less than 5 other states that are all within a couple of hours’ driving time of your self catering accommodation. West Virginia is only a few miles to the west of the town and offers a number of other attractive settlements in the Appalachians. Pennsylvania lies about half an hour to the north and Virginia around the same driving distance to the south. Ohio would take around an hour’s drive to the west and Delaware around two hours to the east. Within Maryland itself, you may well want to visit the state’s largest city, Baltimore. Washington is in the District of Colombia but is also easily reached from Oakland.

    Weather in Oakland, USA

    For your holidays in Oakland you can expect to experience a typical continental climate. Winters are very cold and snowy and this will be even more the case the higher above sea level you climb. In contrast, summers can be very warm and usually sunny. Average temperatures during the winter are around freezing or maybe a few degrees above. Summers are around the mid-twenties degrees Celsius and rainfall is fairly evenly spread throughout the year.

    Travel to Oakland, USA

    The best airport for your holidays in Oakland will be Washington Dulles International (IAD). Regionally, this is definitely the best hub for direct flights to and from the UK. Virgin Atlantic, United Airlines and British Airways all have flights from London Heathrow (LHR). United Airlines is due to start a service from Manchester (MAN) in May 2012.

    Sightseeing in and around Oakland

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Oakland has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Thousand Acres Lakeside Golf Course (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
    • Wisp Resort (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Hovatter's Wildlife Zoo (20.4 mi / 32.9 km)
    • Timberline Four Season Resort (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
    • Canaan Valley Ski Resort (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Oakland

    Travellers enjoy Oakland for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Oakland is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cathedral State Park (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Deep Creek Lake State Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
    • Cranesville Swamp Natural Area (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Fairfax Stone Historical Monument Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
    • Big Run State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
    • Blackwater Falls State Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)