Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Boyds is ready to explore

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Boyds. This city is well-known for its cycling and bird watching. Great Falls Park and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 and around Boyds

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Boyds 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:

  • Laytonsville Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Tarara Winery (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Whiskey Creek Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Adventure Park USA (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Boyds

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Boyds is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Sugarloaf Mountain Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Civic Center Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Balls Bluff Regional Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Morven Park (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Boyds

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), which is 18.9 mi (30.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Boyds?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 58 holiday lettings around Boyds. From 24 Houses to 18 Flats, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Boyds?

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 Boyds:

  • Le Droit Park: 263 holiday homes
  • Georgetown: 1,107 holiday homes
  • Eastern Market: 374 holiday homes
  • Dupont Circle: 585 holiday homes
  • U Street Corridor: 766 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 Boyds?

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

  • Maryland SoccerPlex and Discovery Sports Center: 319 holiday lettings
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center: 1,141 holiday lettings
  • United States Navy Memorial: 2,095 holiday lettings
  • Cherry Hill Historic House and Farm: 2,106 holiday lettings
  • L. Ron Hubbard House: 2,120 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Boyds. Our other popular types of Boyds holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 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 Boyds?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Boyds. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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