Where to stay around Essex?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 184 holiday lettings near Essex. From 60 apartments to 54 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Essex for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Contemporary: 281 holiday lettings
  • Baltimore Inner Harbor Marina: 294 holiday lettings
  • Star-Spangled Banner Flag House: 295 holiday lettings
  • Edgar Allan Poe's Gravesite and Memorial: 287 holiday lettings
  • Chesapeake Bay Bridge: 604 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Essex 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 apartments in Essex?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 60 apartments in Essex. Our other popular types of Essex holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 54 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 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 Essex?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Essex. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore the oceanfront setting in Essex

    The wildlife and ocean views provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Essex. This city's seafood restaurants, shopping and bird watching draw many visitors. National Aquarium in Baltimore and Fort McHenry 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.

    Sightseeing in and around Essex

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Essex a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • National Aquarium in Baltimore (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Rocky Point Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Clifton Park Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Mount Pleasant Golf Course (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Top of the World Observation Level (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
    • Ripley's Believe It or Not (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Essex

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Essex. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Canton Waterfront Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Double Rock Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
    • Patterson Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
    • Hughes Memorial Stadium (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Frederick Douglass - Isaac Myers Maritime Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Johnston Square (9.3 mi / 15 km)