Destination guide

Cosy Villanova will entice you

Enjoy the churches and other features of Villanova. This city's university setting, sporting events and zoo draw many visitors. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Villanova

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Villanova a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Play-A-Round Golf (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Golf Course at Glen Mills (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Villanova

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Villanova is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chanticleer Garden (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Valley Forge National Park Visitors Center (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Fairmount Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Ridley Creek State Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Fort Washington State Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Villanova

The nearest airport is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), located 7.8 mi (12.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), which is 12.5 mi (20.1 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Villanova Station. You can get around Villanova by catching a ride on the metro at Villanova Station, Stadium Station or Matsonford Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Villanova?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 240 holiday lettings around Villanova. From 71 houses to 154 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Houses in Villanova?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 71 Houses in Villanova. Our other popular types of Villanova holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 154 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 156 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Villanova?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 17 holiday homes with pool available in Villanova. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.