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What's Ellicott City like?

Ellicott City is a family-friendly city where you can spend time checking out the the local cuisine. Why not take time to see places like Patapsco Valley State Park and Centennial Park? Popular sights in the surrounding area include Merriweather Post Pavilion.

Where are the best places to stay in Ellicott City?

Here are our travelers' top 3 places to stay in Ellicott City:

The Wayside Inn Bed & Breakfast

Comfortable Ellicott City guestrooms with jetted bathtubs
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Walkable location

Residence Inn By Marriott Columbia

3-star Ellicott City hotel with outdoor pool
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Central location

Turf Valley Resort

3.5-star resort with 2 bars, spa
  • • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Golf course • Central location

What types of hotels are available in Ellicott City?

We have 9 Ellicott City accommodations with prices starting at USD 28. Choose one of our 982 deals and get discounts of up to 40%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Ellicott City and the surrounding area:

  • • 6 5-star accommodations from USD 129 per night
  • • 75 4-star accommodations from USD 80 per night
  • • 196 3-star accommodations from USD 70 per night
  • • 48 2-star accommodations from USD 50 per night

How to Get to Ellicott City

What are the closest airports to Ellicott City?

  • • Baltimore, MD (BWI-Baltimore Washington Intl. Thurgood Marshall), 11.3 mi (18.1 km) from central Ellicott City
  • • Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National), 30.8 mi (49.6 km) from central Ellicott City
  • • Fort Meade, MD (FME-Tipton), 13.2 mi (21.3 km) from central Ellicott City

Things to See and Do in Ellicott City

What is there to see in Ellicott City?

  • • Howard County Welcome Center
  • • Patapsco Valley State Park
  • • Centennial Park
  • • Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum

What is there to do near Ellicott City:

  • • B&O Railroad Station Museum (2.7 mi/4.3 km from the city center)
  • • Merriweather Post Pavilion (4.2 mi/6.8 km from the city center)
  • • The Mall in Columbia (3.7 mi/5.9 km from the city center)
  • • Milford Mill Park and Swim Club (8.1 mi/13 km from the city center)
  • • Forest Park Golf Course (8.6 mi/13.9 km from the city center)

When is the best time to visit Ellicott City?

  • • Hottest months: July, June, August, September (average 86°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, December, March (average 26°F)
  • • Rainiest months: July, September, May, and March (average 4.00 inches of rainfall)