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Sterling overview

Visitors to Sterling can take time to see places like Dulles Sportsplex and Dulles Golf Center & Sports Park. There's plenty more to see, including local sights like Dulles Town Center. Whatever your interests are, Sterling has something for you.

Where to stay in Sterling

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Sterling has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Sterling with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Sterling hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Sterling hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Sterling

Fly in to Washington, DC (IAD-Washington Dulles Intl.), 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from downtown Sterling. Washington, DC (DCA-Ronald Reagan Washington National) is the next closest major airport, 23.3 mi (37.5 km) away.

What to see around Sterling

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Dulles Sportsplex
  • • Claude Moore Park Recreation Center
  • • Sportrock Climbing Center
  • • Maryland SoccerPlex and Discovery Sports Center
  • • Earth Treks Climbing Center
Family-friendly attractions include:
  • • Woody's Golf Range
  • • Reston Zoo
  • • Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole
  • • Ticonderoga Farms
  • • Atlantis Waterpark
The area's local highlights include its museums and places like:
  • • National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
  • • National Firearms Museum
  • • Loudoun Museum
  • • Museum of Hounds and Hunting
  • • Fairfax Museum
It's well known for its flowers and these favorite places for nature lovers:
  • • Ashburn Park
  • • Great Falls
  • • Bles Park
  • • Frying Pan Farm Park
  • • Algonkian Regional Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Dulles Town Center
  • • The Spectrum
  • • Reston Town Center
  • • Chantilly Crossing Shopping Center
  • • Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets
Some top places to visit in the area include:
  • • Great Falls Park
  • • Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts
  • • Manassas National Battlefield Park

When to visit Sterling

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal norms to help you plan:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 61°F day, 24°F night
  • April-June: 87°F day, 38°F night
  • July-September: 88°F day, 50°F night
  • October-December: 73°F day, 24°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 8.90 inches
  • April-June: 12.01 inches
  • July-September: 11.14 inches
  • October-December: 9.65 inches