Situated within the heart of Maryland, Gaithersburg boasts a diverse resident population and warm neighborhoods that welcome guests with open arms. Taking up nearly 10 square miles of land, Gaithersburg is chalked full of great opportunities and cultural programs, which provide Gaithersburg’s residents with a great quality of life and visitors with an exciting place to spend a hard-earned vacation.
Gaithersburg is a haven for art lovers, offering the iconic Arts Barn -- a renovated stable that now houses a 99-seat theater, art studios, a modern art gallery, a variety of easy-to-follow art classes, camps for both children and adults, and a gift shop that sells handmade items and artworks made by local artists. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy a walk along the trails of Seneca Creek State Park, have a picnic in Washington Square Neighborhood Park, or play sports in any of the various grassy areas around town.
Science and history buffs will appreciate Observatory Park, which works to preserve the history of the site, which in 1899, was created to be one of the six telescope observatories around the world. Many visitors find themselves drawn to the Gaithersburg Community Museum, which houses a number of authentic trains that can be explored and offer children fun activities.
Visitors who like to shop can spend a few hours meandering through the shops found in the RIO Washingtonian Center, while those looking to cool off on a hot summer's day can beat the heat with a trip to the water park in Bohrer Park.
After a day of fun, many guests want to book a hotel room or vacation home in Gaithersburg. This is made easy due to the sheer volume of rentals that are available within Montgomery County. The rentals are designed with comfort in mind, featuring comfortable beds, full kitchens, clean bathrooms, and large closets. Each rental has something special to offer, from breathtaking views to hot tubs.
The best time to visit Gaithersburg for summer weather is June to August, when temperatures are at their peak.
The annual Lunar New Year Celebration is a Gaithersburg event that never fails to draw a crowd. The event features lion dances, live entertainment, hands-on activities, and special events. The Gaithersburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade is another exciting event that takes place each year, offering live music and an array of colorful floats, lively costumes, and a happy-go-lucky atmosphere. A few other fun events include the Winter Lights Festival, New Year’s Blood Drive, Boo! at the Barn, Oktoberfest, and Easter Egg Hunt.
Browse places to stay from all the best providers including Airbnb, priceline, Homeaway and others at AllTheRooms.com. We have 349 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Gaithersburg ranging from low-cost options to luxury places to stay. A vacation in Gaithersburg can be affordable - our lowest price vacation rental is available at $18 a night. An average rental in Gaithersburg costs on average $81 per night.
Those needing to get some work done during their trip to Gaithersburg can choose from 103 places to stay that have WiFi. 25 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 22 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Gaithersburg by car, be sure to choose from 100 accommodations that provide parking. We have 24 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.
If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 19 pet-friendly accommodations available.
We aggregate vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from loads of providers in Gaithersburg, including 89 places to stay from Airbnb, 11 accommodations from priceline and 8 places to stay from Homeaway
166 of the rentals in Gaithersburg have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 66% as excellent or good. 93 accommodations allow instant booking.