Destination guide

Travel to friendly Covington

The area's festivals and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Covington. Travellers especially like the local tours, shopping and baseball games in this walkable and welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Covington

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Covington a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ashton Hills Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Oaks Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Newton County Fairgrounds (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Fox Vineyards Winery (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Georgia International Horse Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Covington

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

  • Springs Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Reserve (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Hard Labor Creek State Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Panola Mountain State Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Indian Springs State Park (19.6 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Southeast Athletic Complex (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Covington

The nearest airport is in Atlanta, GA (ATL-Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Intl.), located 33.7 mi (54.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Atlanta, GA (PDK-DeKalb-Peachtree), which is 34.5 mi (55.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Covington?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 89 holiday lettings around Covington. From 68 houses to 6 cabins, 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 lakefront property in Covington?

If you're longing for a peaceful pause, you need to spend some time lakeside. You'll feel like you're an adult at summer camp — no singing Kumbaya around the fire necessary. HomeAway has 17 rentals near lakes available. Of course, that might not work for the whole group. Fortunately, HomeAway has loads more options, including:

  • 13 lake-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 11 lakeside holiday accommodation options.
  • 7 shore-front holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Covington?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Providing tons of space to spread out, they're perfect if you want to experience life like a local. There are 71 houses currently on HomeAway. Prices start at £58 a night. If that doesn't suit your crew's style, we've got a number of different self-catering accommodation options to select from, such as:

  • Hotel: 17 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.
  • Cabin: 3 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £77 per night.
  • Apartment: 3 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £50 per night.

Can I stay in Covington in a large group?

Sometimes it can be tricky finding the time to unwind with your nearest and dearest. A trip away is an ideal way to get together. If you were planning to stay under the same roof, HomeAway has options for you. House holiday rentals are the favoured option for big groups of guests, with 12 listed here. Properties for rent around this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • Are you searching for properties that can sleep 8 people? We have 30 that will suit. Prices begin from just £77 per night.
  • Keen to find a rental property for 10 people? We have 28 that will serve you well. Prices begin at just £92 a night.
  • Hunting down rental properties catering to 6 people? You'll be delighted to learn we have 14 that will fit the bill. You can grab one from just £61 per night.

You and your posse will be well catered to when you arrange your Covington getaway through us!