Enjoy a Romantic Staycation Getaway at These Montgomery County Hotels

With so many fantastic places to exploreMontgomery County, Maryland is a perfect place for a romantic staycation weekend getaway. From luxury shopping to a high-tech round of golf, take your next date night up a notch by taking advantage of one of these staycation hotel packages and promotions.  


Bethesda is home to some of the area’s best dining and shopping options—all conveniently located just walking distance from each other. Foodies will swoon over the variety of culinary experiences there are to try such as sharing Spanish tapas at Jaleo, sampling oven-roasted pizzas from Matchbox, or indulging in a farm-to-table meal from Terrain Café. For dessert, get a taste of the iconic cupcakes from Georgetown Cupcakes or sit down along Bethesda Row for traditional gelato from Dolcezza. After a great meal, get your shopping fix at Apple, The North Face, LuluLemon Athletica, Lilly Pulitzer, or the area’s largest Anthropologie & Co. 

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The Bethesdan Hotel | Bethesda, MD


Chevy Chase is the go-to community in the area for visitors who are looking for luxury retail options. The Collection at Chevy Chase includes Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co, The Palm and The Ivy, and Nic + Zoe. After a successful shopping spree, grab a bite on Clyde’s outdoor patio. We recommend the savory Jumbo Lump Crab Cake or Steak Frites. 

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Take a laid-back stroll through the shops and restaurants at rio in Gaithersburg. Follow the paved lakeside walking path and take a ride on the old-fashioned carousel and enjoy a picnic at the “Picnic Scene”. For an added adventure, try paddle boating for an up-close view of the fountains located throughout the lake. In the afternoon, venture over to Old Town Gaithersburg for lunch at DMV Empanadas, followed by a visit to the Gaithersburg Community Museum. Complete your evening with a round of mini golf and a meal at Ted’s Bulletin. 

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rio lakefront | Gaithersburg, MD


Home to the Maryland SoccerPlex and Adventist Healthcare Fieldhouse, Germantown is a vibrant community filled with a mix of urban and country experiences. Spend the day on the farm at Butler’s Orchard Sunflower Spectacular. After devouring an incredible donut at the Lancaster County Dutch Market, head over to Topgolf for an afternoon of fun. Order a few shareables, including the Cheesy Macaroni Bites, Craft Beer Queso and Margarita Flatbread. Wash them down with a Spiked Strawberry Lemonade or one of the many beers on tap.  

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Canopy by Hilton | North Bethesda


Put yourself right in the middle of the action and stay in North Bethesda. Anchored by the Pike & Rose neighborhood and the Pike District, this area offers a variety of activities including shopping at H&M, Lucky Brand, GAP and more. Nosh al fresco at Summer House Santa Monica or indulge in a Brazilian inspired feast at Fogo de Chao. Stroll through Pike & Rose and stop by The Baked Bear for a premium, craft ice cream sandwich. Wind down the evening with a bottle of wine on the rooftop at Pinstripes. 

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Cooper’s Hawk | Rockville, MD


In Rockville, you’ll come for the vibrant community but stay for the laid-back lifestyle present throughout the area. Start your morning off right with a farm fresh omelet or loaded soaked salmon bagel at First Watch. Next stop, head to Hammer and Stain to transform unfinished wood into a wall worthy work of art. If you are more of an outdoors person, you’ll fall in love with the many options this city has to offer. Go for a high intensity work out or a leisurely stroll through Rock Creek Regional ParkThen stop by to True Respite Brewing Company, part of the Tastemakers Trail, for a pint of local ale before venturing to Coppers Hawk for a sumptuous meal and a bold red wine. 

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 Looking for even more ideas for a romantic staycation getaway in Montgomery County, Maryland? Be sure to check out 10 Things to Do this Summer at rio in Gaithersburg, MDTake a Scenic Drive and Discover UpCounty and The Perfect Weekend Getaway Itinerary for History Lovers. 


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