Discover a selection of 421 holiday rentals in Pennsylvania, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pool and pool. Prices start at £ 64 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Pennsylvania. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Pennsylvania
Destination guide

Travel to historical Pennsylvania

Come and experience Pennsylvania and its museums, history and live music. Renowned for its shopping, sporting events and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Sight and Sound Theatre and Philadelphia Museum of Art. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Pennsylvania

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Pennsylvania a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hersheypark (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Hershey's Chocolate World (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Spooky Nook Sports (27 mi / 43.5 km)
  • Spring Gate Vineyard (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Ski Roundtop (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • ZooAmerica (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pennsylvania

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Pennsylvania. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • City Island (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Riverfront Park (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Susquehanna River (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Wildwood Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Indian Echo Caverns (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Pennsylvania

Fly into Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.4 mi (13.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 3.6 mi (5.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Harrisburg Transportation Center, Middletown Station and Elizabethtown Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Pennsylvania by jumping on the metro at Dekalb Street Station, Bridgeport Station or Hughes Park Station.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in Pennsylvania?

If you need a break and a refreshing change of pace, we've got the answer. Return home feeling like a new person after a weekend getaway in Pennsylvania at one of these top-rated rentals:

  • "Art Studio: Historical Carriage House In The Poconos": Two or three days away at this Jim Thorpe stay will have you feeling renewed and refreshed. Convenient amenities here include mountain views and a microwave oven. When it's time to go adventuring, East Emerald Lake and Lake Naomi are among the natural attractions in the area.
  • "Wagner Hill Guest Cottage": Situated in Damascus, this top escape comes with coffee and tea making facilities and a living room. Don't miss Lake Lorain and Oquaga Creek State Park while you're here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Pennsylvania?

Generally well located and with a price tag that's easy on the wallet, studio apartments offer style and privacy with the comforts of home. Book one of these studio apartments for rent in Pennsylvania and use it as a base for exploring:

  • "Cabin In The Trees In Historic Jim Thorpe" in Jim Thorpe puts you within reach of some of the area's sought-after cultural sights, including Martin Museum and Visitors Centre and Moravian Museum of Bethlehem. WiFi and a hair dryer are some of the handy amenities here.
  • Located in Jim Thorpe, "Art Studio: Historical Carriage House In The Poconos" is another great base for your adventure. When you're not out exploring hot spots like Martin Museum and Visitors Centre and Mauch Chunk Opera House, make use of WiFi and a fridge back at your apartment.

Can I find short term rentals in Pennsylvania?

With Vrbo's fantastic range of short-term rentals in Pennsylvania, you're bound to find a property to suit your needs. Whether you're looking for somewhere to escape on your own or to reconnect with friends and family, these options are difficult to beat:

  • Stay near the centre of Jim Thorpe and spend your days visiting the area's top sights from "Art Studio: Historical Carriage House In The Poconos". Along with its handy location, this escape has everything you need to make your getaway relaxed and stress-free.
  • Another excellent option is "Wagner Hill Guest Cottage" in Damascus. Whether you're on a brief stopover or making the most of a long weekend, this property will make you feel right at home.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Pennsylvania?

A romantic weekend getaway in Pennsylvania is a surefire way to fan the flames of passion. Light some fancy candles, take your love by the hand and get set to let the sparks fly at one of these holiday rentals:

  • Catch up on quality time and cuddles at "Charming Country Cottage Located On Cute Farm" in Lake Como. A restaurant dining guide and outdoor furniture are some of the nice touches you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, organise a loved-up weekend away at "Cabin In The Trees In Historic Jim Thorpe". Located in Jim Thorpe, it offers a fireplace, winery tours and other bonuses.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in Pennsylvania?

If you adore good food, shopping and sightseeing, you can't beat Philadelphia. This riverside city has lots of superb rental homes that'll put you on the doorstep of the action. Oak Lane - East Oak Lane is another awesome place for a weekend away in Pennsylvania. Book a rental home here and discover what makes this suburban city tick.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in Pennsylvania?

If your idea of the perfect getaway is to bring along all your friends, you're going to need a whole lot of space. Luckily, there are plenty of holiday rentals in Pennsylvania that are suitable for large groups, starting with these sprawling sensations:

  • "Stunning Luxury Lakefront Home With Hot Tub": Featuring 5 bedrooms, this popular option in Vale de Carro has ample room for the whole gang. Amenities such as a sauna and a fireplace are on hand to make things nice and comfy.
  • "Lake Front, Wifi, Cable, 2 Houses 2 Hot Tubs Pool Tbl": You'll get your squad's tick of approval at this Lake Harmony option which comes with a firepit, a garden and more. It has 8 bedrooms that will comfortably accommodate everyone you love.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Pennsylvania?

You'll have your pick of houses with a pool in Pennsylvania, so slip on your swimsuit and get set to spend your days splashing about. Here are a couple of favourites that'll give you inspiration:

  • The pool at "Art Studio: Historical Carriage House In The Poconos" will add another level of fun to your holiday. Located in Jim Thorpe, this rental home also features books and a travel crib.
  • Roll out of bed and enjoy a refreshing dip at "Lake Front, Wifi, Cable, 2 Houses 2 Hot Tubs Pool Tbl" in Lake Harmony. A pool table and a dishwasher are just two of the many amenities on offer here.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in Pennsylvania?

Maybe you're organising a getaway to celebrate a special birthday, or reuniting with relatives you haven't seen in years. Whatever the reason, you'll likely need plenty of space. One of our large family holiday rentals in Pennsylvania could be just the ticket:

  • If you're seeking a place that'll sleep up to 14 people, lock in "Stunning Luxury Lakefront Home With Hot Tub" in Vale de Carro. With 5 bedrooms, coffee and tea making facilities and nearby birdwatching activities, your next family holiday will be one to remember.
  • Another popular option, "Victorian Mansion In The Heart Of Historic Jim Thorpe" in Jim Thorpe comes with 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 people. Childrens activities and a video library will help keep all the gang happy and comfortable.

Can I find family cabin rentals in Pennsylvania?

If you're organising a trip with the family, pick one of these cabin rentals in Pennsylvania and give the kiddos a holiday they'll cherish forever:

  • "Cabin In The Trees In Historic Jim Thorpe" - Book a wonderful weekend at this retreat in Jim Thorpe. Amenities like free toiletries and a porch will help make your stay nice and comfy.
  • "Cabin - Get Cosy At Big Al's Poconos Creek House" – This option in Stroudsburg is another top pick with families. Extra touches here include towels and childrens activities.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Pennsylvania holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

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