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Elkton Maryland Accommodations

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The Elkton center point is approximately 5 miles west of Iron Hill Museum and 6 miles southwest of Newark Amtrak Station.

Elkton is a fantastic town in Maryland near the Delaware border. It runs along the Elk River, providing spring and summer guests with the chance to get some sun. Elk Neck State Forest and Elk Neck State Park are also nearby. These are excellent spots for camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities. The Delaware River is just a few miles away as well. More from this guide...

Elkton Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Hampton Inn Elkton
+1-888-389-4121
2 Warner Rd., Elkton, MD 21921
  • Mid-scale Rural property
  • 71 rooms in hotel
From$119
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Sunrise Inn - Elkton
+1-888-675-2083
262 Belle Hill Rd., Elkton, MD 21921
  • Two-star property
  • Check in: 11:00 AM
Motel 6 Elkton Md #9209
+1-800-716-8490
223 Belle Hill Rd., Elkton, MARYLAND 21921
  • Two star property
  • 127 rooms in hotel
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Newark - Elkton
+1-800-805-5223
304 Belle Hill Rd., Elkton, MD 21921
  • Two-star Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 70 rooms
Days Inn by Wyndham Elkton Newark Area
+1-888-965-1860
311 Belle Hill Rd., Elkton, MD 21921
  • Economy Highway hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
Holiday Inn Express & Suites : 1570 Elkton Rd.
+1-888-788-5576
1570 Elkton Rd., Elkton, MD 21921
  • Three Star Highway property
  • Hotel has a green policy Read more
  • Great room
  • Enjoyable stay
From$94
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Rodeway Inn University
+1-888-897-9207
1120 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.43 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Low Cost Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
Red Roof Inn & Suites University - Newark
+1-888-311-4278
1119 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.44 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Inexpensive Suburban hotel
  • 134 sleeping rooms in hotel
Candlewood Suites Newark De
+1-888-469-4795
1101 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.45 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See policy
From$74
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Baymont by Wyndham Newark at University of Delaware in Newark
+1-888-734-9421
630 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.66 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Midscale Highway hotel
  • 3 floors in property
Embassy Suites Newark in Newark
+1-888-841-5292
654 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.66 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • 6 floors in hotel
  • Room is all right
  • Excellent family hotel
From$119
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Newark-Wilmington South
+1-888-455-5160
640 South College Ave., Newark, DE 19713 ~5.70 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Check-in: 3:00pm
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • Spacious rooms
From$102
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Comfort Inn & Suites
+1-888-965-8297
1 Center Dr., North East, MD 21901 ~6.22 miles west of Elkton
  • Midscale Rural hotel
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
Holiday Inn Express North East, an IHG Hotel
+1-888-906-6358
101 Hotel Plaza, North East, MD 21901 ~6.78 miles west of Elkton
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Every guests reviewed said rooms were clean
  • Comfortable beds
Courtyard by Marriott Newark-University of Delaware in Newark
+1-888-749-6785
400 David Hollowell Dr., Newark, DE 19716 ~6.91 miles northeast of Elkton
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 3 conference rooms in property
  • Great room
  • Breakfast can be improved
From$119
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Best Western Chesapeake Bay North Inn
+1-888-878-9982
39 Elwoods Rd., North East, MD 21901 ~7.14 miles west of Elkton
  • Three Star Rural hotel
  • Free breakfast
  • The majority of guests said rooms were clean
  • Room was very clean
From$71
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Super 8 by Wyndham Newark DE
+1-888-389-4485
268 East Main St., Newark, DE 19711 ~7.22 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Cheap Downtown property
  • 2 floors in hotel
  • Awesome deal for the price
  • Slow wifi
Springhill Suites by Marriott Newark Downtown - Newark
+1-888-389-4121
402 Ogletown Rd., Newark, DE 19711 ~7.45 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 132 suites in property
From$125
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Sonesta ES Suites Wilmington - Newark - Newark
+1-888-675-2083
240 Chapman Rd., Newark, DE 19702 ~9.11 miles east of Elkton
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
From$80
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Motel 6 Newark, DE
+1-800-716-8490
100 Mcintosh Plaza, Newark, DE 19713 ~9.36 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Cheap Suburban property
  • Check-in time: 11:00AM
Comfort Inn & Suites Newark - Wilmington
+1-800-805-5223
3 Concord Lane, Newark, DE 19713 ~9.39 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Wonderful housekeeping
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-Newark, an IHG Hote - Newark
+1-888-965-1860
1201 Christiana Rd., Newark, DE 19713 ~9.42 miles northeast of Elkton
  • Three Star Suburban hotel
  • 120 rooms in property
  • Quiet hotel also
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
Staybridge Suites
+1-888-788-5576
270 Chapman Rd., Newark, DE 19702 ~9.50 miles east of Elkton
  • Midscale Highway property
  • Free breakfast
  • Rather comfortable
  • Great amenities
From$85
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Ramada Hotel
+1-888-897-9207
260 Chapman Rd., Newark, DE 19702 ~9.56 miles east of Elkton
  • Affordable Highway hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Most guests thought the service was very professional
  • Convenient pub
Towneplace Suites by Marriott Wilmington Newark De : 410 Eagle Run Rd.
+1-888-311-4278
410 Eagle Run Rd., Newark, DE 19702 ~9.68 miles east of Elkton
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 72 rooms in property
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In addition to fresh air and plenty of opportunities for exercise, visitors will find a few historic sites and several indoor attractions nearby. Sky Zone Trampoline Park is just across the Delaware border and is a good spot for families. Other popular places to visit include the Iron Hill Science Center and Holly Hall — a haunted house that was built around 1810.

What is the best time to visit Elkton, MD?

The best time to visit Elkton if you want to comfortably experience the area's many lakes, rivers, and parks is from late April to late June. It can still get warm during this time, with highs occasionally climbing into the high 70s and 80s. Average temperatures are moderate during this period, however, and you'll miss the much hotter mid- and late-summer months. This will also help you avoid the peak influx of tourists through the area, which starts in July. Most travelers are just passing through heading north to New York or south to one of the East Coast's beaches.

Fall is an excellent time to visit the region as well. Though the weather will start getting cooler, you'll avoid the frigid temperatures of winter. It will also still be pleasant enough to plan some time outdoors. The average daily fall temperatures (September through November) for Elkton range between 50 and 85 degrees. This is an ideal time of year to explore the Maryland and Delaware countryside, which comes to life with brilliant colors as the leaves change for the season. You'll find plenty of nearby spots in Delaware and Maryland that are perfect for viewing the stunning fall foliage.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Elkton, MD:

seasonality of hotel rates in Elkton

Elkton, MD: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. price trends by star rating class in Elkton, MD. Browse these illustrations to determine the most cost effective seasons to stay in Elkton throughout the year.

Which luxury hotels are in Elkton, MD?

4 Star Average Prices: $131.67

Upgrade your vacation by booking a room in a hotel that has luxury amenities. The nearest 4-star option is up I-95 past Woodshade: Holiday Inn Express & Suites Wilmington-Newark. This is a highly-rated upscale establishment that many people appreciate for its proximity to Delaware Park Casino & Racetrack. All-inclusive services are available, enabling guests to splurge a bit without having to worry about their budgets. This hotel also has a hot tub, indoor pool, fitness center, and business center. Wi-Fi and breakfast are free.

A couple 3-star options are much closer to Elkton, including Sutton Inn — one of the top-rated dwellings in town. The beautiful, pet-friendly property offers a choice of standard rooms or suites. Kitchens are available in all rooms, and Wi-Fi and daily breakfasts are complimentary.

Another quality 3-star choice up Route 279 past I-95 is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Elkton – University Area. The hotel serves a free breakfast every morning, and Wi-Fi service is on the house for all guests. Rooms and suites are available, with the latter adding kitchenettes and living spaces. The hotel also has its own gym and laundry facilities.

If you continue driving up Route 279 toward Newark, you'll find Courtyard by Marriott Newark-University of Delaware. This 3-star hotel is right next to the University of Delaware and has a hot tub, fitness center, and laundry services. You can connect with other travelers or just enjoy some fresh air on the outdoor courtyard. The hotel also has its own bar.

What options are in Elkton, MD for the most affordable hotels?

3 Star Average Prices: $110.23

Elkton's location in the Maryland countryside makes it an ideal spot to book a quiet and affordable hotel room. New Eastern Inn is one option off Route 40, which runs through downtown Elkton. Each room has free Wi-Fi, a microwave, and a mini-fridge. Other amenities include an on-site minimart and cable TV channels.

You'll find several affordable choices north of Elkton past Windsor Village. These hotels are also directly off I-95, making for an easy day trip east toward Philadelphia or west toward Baltimore. One choice is Motel 6 Elkton MD. This 2-star hotel provides an excellent value and even includes a nice range of amenities, such as a business center and indoor and outdoor pools. Free coffee is served in the morning, but Wi-Fi is only available as a premium service. Motel 6 Elkton MD has a pet-friendly policy.

Days Inn Elkton Newark Area is another 2-star hotel in the same area that provides very affordable rates. This establishment serves a free breakfast buffet every morning, and each room comes with a kitchen. Wi-Fi is complimentary at this location, and this hotel also has a pet-friendly policy. If you're traveling with a group and need extra space, you can get a rollaway bed for an additional fee.

Elkton Lodge is yet another affordable 2-star option directly off the interstate. The hotel offers basic amenities, such as free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs in every room. The space is minimal, but the rooms are clean and the service is friendly.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Elkton

2 Star Average Prices: $72.66

2 Star Hotel Prices in Elkton

Which hotels in Elkton, MD offer the best discounts?

If you're looking for ways to save on your vacation, make a reservation at one of the accommodations in the area offering discounts. Senior citizens, AAA members, and military and government personnel can take advantage of these lower rates, and many hotels offer additional savings if you're booking several rooms with a large group.

Elkton Knights Inn is a 2-star hotel that offers an AAA discount on top of already affordable rates. The hotel provides excellent amenities for the price, including free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and kitchens and wet bars in some rooms. This location also allows pets.

Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark University, 5.38 miles northeast of Elkton, has a senior discount. This pet-friendly location also offers a range of fantastic amenities, including a hot tub and outdoor pool, kitchens in some rooms, and free breakfast and Wi-Fi. Days Inn Elkton Newark Area, mentioned above, offers a senior discount as well.

Former and current government and military personnel can save by booking a room at Baymont Inn & Suites Newark at University of Delaware. This establishment is across the street from Delaware Stadium and nearby Rittenhouse Park. Rooms have flat-screen TVs, microwaves, minifridges, and coffeemakers. Upgrade to a suite to add a living area with a pullout sofa. Complimentary services include Wi-Fi access and a continental breakfast.

Which hotels in Elkton, MD are budget-friendly?

Travelers can find the right balance of affordability and luxury by booking a room at one of the value options in Elkton. A short drive up Route 40 you'll find Best Western Plus Newark/Christiana Inn. This 3-star hotel is cheaper than many in the area and has a generous number of amenities, including laundry services, a fitness center, a heated indoor pool, and a hot tub. Wi-Fi and breakfast are free, and this is a pet-friendly hotel. Guests who upgrade their rooms have access to private fireplaces.

Back toward Newark, Candlewood Suites Newark South - University Area is a good choice if you're looking for value. This is partly because each room has its own spacious kitchen. You can save by cooking your own meals and reserve your budget for adventures up and down adjacent I-95. A gym and laundry facilities are on-site, and all rooms have free Wi-Fi and free flat-screen TVs. If you feel like staying in, borrow a DVD from the front desk to keep entertained.

What are the top destinations in Elkton, MD?

Elkton is an ideal location if you want to visit the nearby lakes and rivers. But the town also makes trips to big cities on the East Coast and other points of interest very easy.

Philadelphia is just an hour drive from Elkton. Make the short trip for a day of incredible food and sightseeing at nationally-acclaimed attractions such as the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. If you head the other way down I-95, you can reach Baltimore from Elkton also in about one hour. This Maryland metropolis has the National Aquarium and Port Discovery, and you can visit Fort McHenry — the location that inspired the words of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

If you prefer to stay closer to Elkton, you'll find many fun things to do in nearby Newark. This Delaware city is just 15 minutes away. Popular spots to visit include White Clay Creek State Park, White Clay Creek Preserve, and Glasgow Park Trail. The University of Delaware Botanic Gardens are gorgeous and within walking distance of the many hotels mentioned above.

You can have a thrilling afternoon even closer to Elkton with a trip to Fair Hill Horse Racing Track. This attraction is in the downtown area and hosts horse races for the 2018 season starting May 1.

Though many people only book a hotel in Elkton as a stop along the way to Baltimore or New York, the town has lots of charm and plenty of opportunities to get out and enjoy some fresh air. Plus, with so many quality hotel options available across a range of price points, you can find lodging that perfectly meets your travel budget.

FAQs about hotels in Elkton

What are the top reviewed hotels in Elkton?

Homewood Suites Wilmington Downtown, Hampton Inn Elkton and Holiday Inn Express & Suites are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Elkton?

Hilton Wilmington Christiana, Hotel Du Pont and Sheraton Wilmington South Hotel are the top 3 luxury hotels near Elkton city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Elkton?

Hampton Inn Elkton, Sunrise Inn, and Motel 6 Elkton Md #9209 are the properties closest to Elkton city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Elkton cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Elkton can be as cheap as $72.66 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Elkton cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Elkton has been $110.23 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a higher-end hotel in Elkton cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Elkton has been $131.67 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Elkton?

Hotel Du Pont and Sunrise Inn are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the best Marriott hotels in Elkton?

Courtyard by Marriott Newark-University of Delaware, Springhill Suites by Marriott Newark Downtown and Sheraton Wilmington South Hotel are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Elkton?

Comfort Inn & Suites Newark - Wilmington, Quality Inn and Comfort Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Elkton?

Best Western Chesapeake Bay North Inn and Best Western Plus Newark are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Elkton?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Candlewood Suites Newark De and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Wilmington-Newark, an IHG Hote are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Recent traveler reviews of Elkton, MD

Below are reviews of the city of Elkton, MD from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great hotel!"
Score 4.0 / 5

Nice hotel and ease of getting around.

James Michael O., from 23-May-2017
"Very Nice"
Score 5.0 / 5

Nice town.

James Michael O., from 22-May-2017
The average traveler rating of the city of Elkton, MD shown above is 4.5 out of 5 based on 2 reviews
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