Just north of Gaithersburg along the 1-270 corridor, Germantown is a quiet suburb located 30 miles outside of DC. Those who are looking for a peaceful escape but aren’t ready to make the shift to a completely rural lifestyle will love Germantown’s serene, residential feel.
From large single family homes on spacious lots, to mid-sized split levels, and townhome developments, Germantown has an array of choices when it comes to finding a home.
Nature lovers and sports enthusiast can enjoy an abundance of fun nearby activities. The hub of the action takes place at South Germantown Recreation Park. Sitting on 695 acres of land, the park boasts extensive amenities including a driving range, mini golf courses, tennis courts, an indoor swimming center, a splash park, an archery field, a BMX track and an adventure playground.
It’s also home to the locally renown MD Soccerplex, offering a state of the art stadium and professional grade soccer fields. Furthermore, visitors can enjoy the Adventist HealthCare Fieldhouse, which consists of 60,000+ sq ft of multi-sport indoor facilities, including basketball and volleyball courts. For those seeking to unwind, the park has a beautiful pond to stroll around, picnic tables to enjoy with friends, and hiking trails for nature walks.
Residents can also spend their afternoons exercising at neighborhood parks, picking fruits at Butler’s Orchards, or practicing their swings at TopGolf.
Germantown has its fair share of local restaurants, food chains and everyday shops, commonly congregated in small shopping centers and strip malls. Just a short drive away, additional dining and entertainment options are also available at Kentlands Market Square and RIO Washingtonian Center in nearby Gaithersburg.
Schools are abundant in Germantown. Out of 60 schools in community, 38 are private and 48 are pre-schools. For more information on school ratings, visit www.greatschools.org/maryland/germantown/.
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