Destination guide

The charming city of Olney awaits you

The area's jazz and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Olney. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and sporting events. White House and Ford's Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Olney

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Olney a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Northwest Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Go Ape Treehouse Adventure Course (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Needwood Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Laytonsville Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Olney

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

  • Great Falls Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Civic Center Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Brookside Gardens (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Brookside Nature Center (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Miniature Train and Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Cabin John Regional Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Olney

Fly into Gaithersburg, MD (GAI-Montgomery County Airpark), the closest airport, located 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to College Park, MD (CGS), which is 13.8 mi (22.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Olney?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 127 holiday rentals near Olney. From 54 Houses to 61 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Olney for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Olney?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Olney:

  • Dupont Circle: 587 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 323 holiday homes
  • Shaw: 1,121 holiday homes
  • Le Droit Park: 259 holiday homes
  • Columbia Heights: 175 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Olney. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Olney Theatre Center: 1,551 holiday rentals
  • United States Capitol: 2,026 holiday rentals
  • Franciscan Monastery: 2,024 holiday rentals
  • Mary McLeod Bethune Council House: 2,033 holiday rentals
  • Flashpoint Gallery: 2,030 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Olney listed on Stayz 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 Olney?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 54 Houses in Olney. Our other popular types of Olney holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 61 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Olney?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Olney. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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