Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Greenbelt

The area's festivals and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Greenbelt. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and university setting, this city welcomes all visitors. United States Capitol and Ford's Theater 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Greenbelt

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Greenbelt has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Six Flags America (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Smithsonian's National Zoo (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Goddard Visitor Center (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Cross Creek Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Fairland Sports and Athletic Complex (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Bowie Golf and Country Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Greenbelt

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Greenbelt is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buddy Attick Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Greenbelt Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Lake Artemesia Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Barnard Hill Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • U.S. National Arboretum (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Greenbelt

The nearest airport is in College Park, MD (CGS), located 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), which is 8.8 mi (14.2 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Greenbelt Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Greenbelt?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,240 holiday rentals around Greenbelt. From 427 Houses to 607 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Greenbelt is on Stayz.

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

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 Greenbelt:

  • Dupont Circle: 598 holiday homes
  • Petworth: 327 holiday homes
  • Shaw: 1,135 holiday homes
  • Le Droit Park: 266 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 Greenbelt?

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

  • Buddy Attick Park: 2,057 holiday rentals
  • Beltwayplaza Mall: 2,046 holiday rentals
  • Greenbelt Museum: 2,063 holiday rentals
  • Greenbelt Station: 2,039 holiday rentals
  • Fort George G. Meade: 920 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 427 Houses in Greenbelt. Our other popular types of Greenbelt holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 607 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 3 holiday houses

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 Greenbelt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 104 holiday homes with pool available in Greenbelt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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