Destination guide

The captivating area of Ellicott City awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Ellicott City. Renowned for its football matches, restaurants and golfing, this city welcomes all visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and B&O Railroad Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Ellicott City

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ellicott City a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Aquarium in Baltimore (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Diamond Ridge Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Timbers at Troy Golf Course (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ellicott City

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Ellicott City is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Centennial Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Patapsco Valley State Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Northwest Regional Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Union Square (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ellicott City

The nearest airport is in Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), located 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 13.2 mi (21.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ellicott City?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 236 holiday lettings around Ellicott City. From 58 flats & apartments to 82 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Ellicott City?

One word (or perhaps three) — location, location, location! There's nothing more thrilling than spending your escape in the heart of the action. HomeAway has 84 city centre rental homes available. Searching for a different setting? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our selection here includes:

  • 28 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 14 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 11 water-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a hotel in Ellicott City?

Our hotels come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you're visiting on a Champagne or house wine budget, we can help find the room you're looking for. In this destination, there are 144 options listed on HomeAway. Prices start at as little as £62 a night. Or maybe you'd rather one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 118 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £18 per night.
  • Apartment: 86 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £23 per night.
  • Townhome: 51 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £27 per night.

Can I stay in Ellicott City in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than exploring somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. And the great news is HomeAway has places suitable for big groups. The top option for bigger groups here are house holiday rentals, and you'll find 18 available. If you're wanting to stay in a big group, the holiday rental options that can meet your needs include:

  • Looking for rentals that can hold 6 guests? We have 89 that will be suitable. The prices start from £38 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your party, you'll be delighted to discover that there are 58 holiday rentals that are perfect. You can get one for as little as £62 per night.
  • Looking for rentals catering to 10 people? You'll be pleased to find out we have 37 that will fit the bill. You can score one from just £118 per night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you arrange your Ellicott City getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Ellicott City?

Show the door to soulless chain-hotel rooms! Revel in the flexibility of living like one of the locals in a value-packed holiday rental instead. Have a look at the great options that can be snapped up now on HomeAway. When it comes to discovering a fantastic deal, your first port of call should be Takoma. Here, HomeAway has 31 holiday rentals at an average price of £94 a night. Another 10 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around Downtown. With an average price of £119 a night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging about.

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