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Popular amenities for Bethesda vacation rentals

Stay near Bethesda's top sights

American University8 locals recommend
Washington National Cathedral226 locals recommend
NIH Clinical Center6 locals recommend
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center24 locals recommend
Bethesda Row29 locals recommend
Sibley Memorial Hospital4 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Bethesda

  • Total rentals

    480 properties

  • Total number of reviews

    14K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    160 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    180 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    130 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    260 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Bethesda?

    Bethesda experiences a humid subtropical climate with temperatures ranging from 24°F (-4°C) in winter to 89°F (32°C) in summer. Spring and fall are notably pleasant, with mild temperatures and vibrant foliage. Remember to bring an umbrella in summer, as it's Bethesda's rainiest season.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Bethesda?

    Take a stroll through Bethesda Row, discover local art at the Art Walk, or attend a performance at the Round House Theatre. Visit the National Institutes of Health Clinical Centre for a touch of science, or explore the beautiful Brookside Gardens.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Bethesda?

    The most popular time to visit Bethesda is during the spring and fall, when the weather is mild and the scenery is at its peak. In October, the Bethesda Row Arts Festival showcases the work of local artisans, while the Taste of Bethesda food festival in early October attracts many foodies.

  • What are the best places to stay in Bethesda?

    The Downtown Bethesda area is frequently suggested for its proximity to shopping, dining, and entertainment options. The Woodmont Triangle area is popular for its vibrant nightlife and the nearby Bethesda Row. For a quieter stay, consider the residential Kenwood neighborhood.

  • What are the best places to visit in Bethesda?

    The Glenstone Museum is a popular choice for art enthusiasts, while the Strathmore offers exceptional performing arts. For shopping and dining, Bethesda Row is often recommended. Nature lovers can find serenity in the Brookside Gardens or along the Capital Crescent Trail.

  • What are some hiking trails in Bethesda?

    Explore the Capital Crescent Trail, a scenic 11 mile (17.7 km) trail along the Potomac River. If you seek a shorter hike, the 4.7 mile (7.6 km) Bethesda Trolley Trail might be your preference. For nature lovers, the Cabin John Regional Park offers various trails and beautiful wildlife.

  • What are some family activities to do in Bethesda?

    Families can explore the interactive exhibits at the Kid Museum or enjoy a play at the Imagination Stage. The Little Falls Stream Valley Park is perfect for a picnic and outdoor play, while the Brookside Gardens provide a peaceful environment for a family stroll.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Bethesda?

    Take a short trip to Washington D.C., just 6 miles (9.6 km) away, to explore the national monuments and museums. You can also visit the Great Falls Park, approximately 15 miles (24 km) away, or explore the historic city of Alexandria, Virginia, around 20 miles (32 km) from Bethesda.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Bethesda?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 260 vacation rentals in Bethesda featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Bethesda?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Bethesda. Choose from more than 180 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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