Where to stay around University City, Philadelphia?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 144 vacation rentals near University City. From 77 Condos/Apartments to 65 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near University City for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to University City?

Whether you're traveling 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 University City:

  • Center City: 407 vacation rentals
  • Newbold: 111 vacation rentals
  • Spruce Hill: 31 vacation rentals
  • Point Breeze: 129 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Center City: 225 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to University City?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in University City. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • University of Pennsylvania: 1,013 vacation rentals
  • Drexel University: 1,022 vacation rentals
  • Philadelphia University City Station: 1,001 vacation rentals
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: 1,029 vacation rentals
  • H. Hunter Lott Jr. Tennis Courts: 1,011 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around University City listed on VRBO 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 Condos/Apartments in University City?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 77 Condos/Apartments in University City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in University City include:

  • Studios: 65 rentals available
  • Houses: 46 rentals available
  • Hotels: 10 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in University City?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in University City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The exciting area of University City awaits your stay

    Come and experience University City and its architecture, museums and live music. Travelers like the university setting, restaurants and skyscrapers in this cosmopolitan and welcoming city. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Sightseeing in and around University City

    Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes University City a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Philadelphia Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Adventure Aquarium (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Camden Children's Garden (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Merchantville Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Pennsauken Country Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of University City

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, University City is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Buckley Recreational Field (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Fairmount Waterworks Drive (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Bartram's Garden (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Francisville Playground (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Washington Square Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Independence Mall (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)