Destination guide

The lush setting of Pennington is ready to explore

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Pennington. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Pennington

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Pennington a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jasna Polana (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Makefield Highlands Golf Club (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Sesame Place (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Oxford Valley Golf Course (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Paradise Golf Center (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Neshanic Valley Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pennington

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Pennington is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Princeton Battlefield State Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Herrontown Woods Arboretum (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Mercer County Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Sayen Park Botanical Garden (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Core Creek Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Tyler State Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Pennington

The nearest airport is in Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Princeton, NJ (PCT), which is 8.2 mi (13.2 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pennington?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 54 house rentals around Pennington. From 32 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pennington is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pennington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pennington. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sesame Place: 128 home rentals
  • Fonthill Museum: 113 home rentals
  • Rutgers University - Busch Campus: 146 home rentals
  • Philadelphia Cheltenham Station: 1,254 home rentals
  • Langhorne Woodbourne Station: 157 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pennington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pennington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 32 Houses in Pennington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pennington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 5 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 5 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pennington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation homes with pool available in Pennington.

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