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Popular amenities for Fairfax vacation rentals

Stay near Fairfax's top sights

George Mason University20 locals recommend
Van Dyck Park3 locals recommend
IHOP12 locals recommend
ALDI3 locals recommend
Fair City Mall3 locals recommend
Artie's7 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Fairfax

  • Total rentals

    80 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $20 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    1.3K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    20 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    20 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    20 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Fairfax?

    Fairfax experiences a humid subtropical climate. Summers are typically warm, with temperatures climbing to around 86°F (30°C), while winters are generally cold with temperatures often dropping to around 24°F (-4°C). Spring and autumn bring moderate temperatures and colorful foliage.

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

    Fairfax has plenty to keep you engaged. You can explore the Fairfax County Courthouse, dive into history at the National Firearms Museum, enjoy a stroll in the Daniels Run Park, or check out local artists at the Fairfax Art League Gallery.

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

    Fall is often recommended for visiting Fairfax when temperatures are comfortable and the foliage is vibrant. The city hosts the annual Fairfax Fall Festival during October, which celebrates local arts, crafts, and food, and is much-loved by locals and tourists alike.

  • What are the best places to stay in Fairfax?

    Downtown Fairfax is a frequently suggested area to stay due to its proximity to restaurants, shops, and attractions. The Fairfax Corner area is also popular for its upscale shopping and dining options. For a more suburban feel, Mantua is worth considering.

  • What are the best places to visit in Fairfax?

    Fairfax is known for its historical attractions like Civil War Interpretive Center at Historic Blenheim and the Ratcliffe-Allison-Pozer House. The Green Acres Center and the Fairfax Museum are also popular among tourists. Nature lovers enjoy visiting the Eakin Community Park and the Daniels Run Park.

  • What are some hiking trails in Fairfax?

    Fairfax has a number of hiking trails ranging from easy to challenging. The Difficult Run Trail and the Fairfax Cross County Trail are popular among hiking enthusiasts. The Burke Lake Loop Trail offers stunning lake views and a variety of wildlife sightings.

  • What are some family activities to do in Fairfax?

    Families can enjoy a fun day at the Children's Science Center Lab, learn about local history at the Fairfax Station Railroad Museum, or enjoy outdoor activities at the Burke Lake Park. The Fairfax Ice Arena offers ice-skating lessons for all ages.

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

    Explore the rich American history at Mount Vernon, George Washington's plantation home, just 16 miles (26 km) away. Immerse yourself in the arts at the Torpedo Factory Art Center in Alexandria, a 20-mile (32 km) journey. For nature lovers, the Great Falls Park, located 17 miles (27 km) away, is frequently suggested for its stunning waterfalls and hiking trails.

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

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 40 vacation rentals in Fairfax featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Fairfax?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Fairfax. Choose from more than 20 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

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