Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Frederick

Come and experience Frederick and its art galleries, museums and festivals. This city's shopping, restaurants and riverfront draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options 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 Frederick

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Frederick a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frederick Fairgrounds (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Whiskey Creek Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Adventure Park USA (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Musket Ridge Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Tarara Winery (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Elk Run Vineyards (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Frederick

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Frederick is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sugarloaf Mountain Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Cunningham Falls State Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Catoctin Mountain Park (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Balls Bluff Regional Park (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Morven Park (21 mi / 33.9 km)
  • Renfrew Museum and Park (24 mi / 38.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Frederick

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 21.7 mi (35 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), which is 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Frederick Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Frederick?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 145 holiday lettings around Frederick. From 22 cabins to 81 houses, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Frederick? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Frederick. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Monocacy Battlefield: 170 holiday lettings
  • Frederik Golf Club: 174 holiday lettings
  • Westview Promenade: 176 holiday lettings
  • Francis Scott Key Mall: 170 holiday lettings
  • Harry Grove Stadium: 153 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Frederick listed on 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 Cabins in Frederick?

Yes, of course. offers 22 Cabins in Frederick. Our other popular types of Frederick holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 81 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Frederick?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Frederick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.