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Choose a vacation rental for your Bridgeport getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Bridgeport with a stay in a private vacation home. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Bridgeport

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bridgeport a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Play-A-Round Golf (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Happy Tymes Family Fun Center (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Speed Raceway (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bridgeport

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bridgeport. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valley Forge National Park Visitors Center (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Chanticleer Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Fort Washington State Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Fairmount Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Reyburn Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bridgeport

The nearest airport is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), which is 16.3 mi (26.3 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Bridgeport Station to easily navigate the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Bridgeport?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 77 house rentals around Bridgeport. From 45 Houses to 21 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 Bridgeport is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bridgeport?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Bridgeport:

  • Center City: 810 vacation rentals
  • North Philadelphia: 646 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 280 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 874 vacation rentals
  • Rittenhouse Square: 298 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Bridgeport Station: 1,292 home rentals
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 1,285 home rentals
  • Fonthill Museum: 116 home rentals
  • Pennsylvania Veteran's Museum: 1,305 home rentals
  • Elfreth's Alley: 1,282 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Bridgeport. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bridgeport include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 lodging choices
  • Townhouses: 3 lodging choices
  • Studios: 22 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bridgeport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation homes with pool available in Bridgeport.

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