Destination guide

The captivating area of Germantown awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Germantown. This city's restaurants, sporting events and lake draw many visitors. Great Falls Park and Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Germantown

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Germantown has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Laytonsville Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Tarara Winery (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Whiskey Creek Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Northwest Golf Course (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Germantown

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Germantown is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great Falls Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Sugarloaf Mountain Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Civic Center Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Balls Bluff Regional Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Germantown

The nearest airport is in Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), located 5.6 mi (9.1 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 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Germantown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 189 holiday lettings around Germantown. From 62 flats & apartments to 35 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 town property in Germantown?

It's time to stop and sniff the roses. Adjust to a slower pace of life and stay in the heart of a cute and charming village. HomeAway has 11 village holiday properties here. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Luckily, HomeAway has heaps more options, including:

  • 8 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 8 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 5 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a hotel in Germantown?

Fluffy gowns and slippers, tiny bars of soap, a mint on the pillow — it's the little details that make a hotel stay stand out. Presently, there are 70 options listed on HomeAway. Rooms start at as little as £55 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather pick one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Apartment: 62 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £22 per night.
  • House: 47 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £25 per night.
  • Condo: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £98 per night.

Can I stay in Germantown in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than staying somewhere completely new with friends and family. The good news is HomeAway has places suitable for large groups. The favourite choice for big groups here are hotel holiday rentals, and there are 23 available. If you're hoping to travel in a large group, the holiday rental options that will serve you well include:

  • Are you searching for properties that can fit 5 holiday makers? We have 82 that will fit the bill. The prices start from £55 per night.
  • Require a place for 6 guests? We have 46 that will suit. You can get one for as low as £61 per night.
  • Trying to find rentals catering to 8 people? You'll be delighted to know we have 22 that'll be perfect. You can get one from just £61 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can bring your aunt, your cousins and all your friends to Germantown.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Germantown?

HomeAway has a range of excellent economical rental options. Treat your squad to a fancy night out on the town or stay for a few extra days with all the dollars you'll have leftover. American University Park is a fantastic area to take a look at if you want to keep an eye on your budget. HomeAway has 13 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £111 per night. Downtown is another place to consider. We've got holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £119 a night.

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