Discover a selection of 14 vacation rentals in Somerset, PA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $140 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Somerset. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Somerset

Enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Somerset. Travelers to this romantic city praise the monuments, skiing and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Somerset

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Somerset a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Hidden Valley Resort (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Mountain Ridge ATV Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Living Treasures Animal Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Idlewild and SoakZone (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Somerset

Travelers enjoy Somerset for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in December, January, March or November, when snowfall averages 10 inches and temperatures average 31°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Somerset

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Somerset is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Laurel Hill State Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Ohiopyle State Park (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Linn Run State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Youghiogheny River Lake (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
  • Shawnee State Park (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Somerset

The nearest airport is in Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), located 25.1 mi (40.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Altoona, PA (AOO-Blair County), which is 44.5 mi (71.6 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Somerset?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental in or around Somerset that's perfect for you. Why not try these on for size?:

  • Around 17 miles from the center of Somerset, it's hard to beat "Adventure, Private, Romantic, Unplugged". It has 1 bedroom and a host of amenities including lowered locks and an electric kettle.
  • "Adventure - Private - Relaxing" is another winner, offering 1 bedroom, a nearby laundromat, books and more. It's around 18 miles from Somerset.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Somerset vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Somerset?

If you've been busier than an ant at a picnic lately, you deserve to escape for a couple of glorious days. Skip out of work early on Friday and head to one of these weekend getaways in or near Somerset:

  • "7 Springs - Luxury Southwind Ski" is around 12 miles west of Somerset and an ideal place to recharge your batteries. You'll like the amenities here, including a phone and an indoor pool.
  • "Spring / Summer Getaway Amazing Views" is another excellent option. It's located around 12 miles to the west of Somerset and comes with shopping, a kitchen and more.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Somerset?

Yes, you can! If you'd love a simple yet stylish stay, you can't go wrong with a studio apartment. These compact properties exude charm and are often conveniently positioned in the heart of town. Take a look at the following options in or near Somerset:

  • After an exciting day of urban exploration, enjoy total comfort and privacy at "Adventure, Private, Romantic, Unplugged". A barbecue grill and a playground are among the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another top option is "Adventure - Private - Relaxing". Don't let it's compact size fool you — this comfy apartment is loaded with useful amenities like towels, a boat and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Somerset?

From cozy apartments to sprawling vacation homes, Vrbo has your mini vacation sorted. Here are two of our favorite picks in and around Somerset:

  • Within close reach of central Somerset, "Relaxing Retreat In The Mountains" lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not chilling out in your cozy digs, get out and discover all the cool stuff around you.
  • Another excellent option is "Welcome To 7 Springs Beautifully Decorated Ski". Gather your squad and enjoy a relaxing stay near the heart of Somerset.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Somerset?

Forget chocolates and flowers. Sometimes all you need is to escape for a weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Somerset that would make even old Cupid swoon. Here are some to tempt you:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of nights of passion at "Adventure, Private, Romantic, Unplugged". Roughly 17 miles from Somerset, it comes with lots of nice touches, like a fireplace and a firepit.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few dreamy days together is "Adventure - Private - Relaxing". Around 18 miles from Somerset, winery tours and beauty services add to the atmosphere here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Somerset?

Nothing says fun like a pool. Pump up your inflatable doughnut and browse these houses in or near Somerset that feature this must-have amenity:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy an unforgettable break at "Whole House Nightly/weekly Rental". There's plenty to love about this escape apart from its pool, such as a living room and nearby birdwatching activities.
  • "Luxury House Private Pool And Indoor Basketball Court" is the type of place you go to get away from the everyday and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its glorious pool. A kitchen island and a fridge are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfortable.

Curious what the weather is like in Somerset? It has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 75 ºF. If you're seeking more inspiration on places to stay in this exciting destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to browse through our entire selection of Somerset vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Somerset?

A family getaway should be about taking time out together and sharing fun experiences. If you're looking for a home away from home that's big enough for all the gang, browse through some of our large family vacation rentals in and around Somerset:

  • Make memories at "7 Springs - Luxury Southwind Ski". Featuring 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 11 guests, this spacious family retreat is located 12 miles west of Somerset. There are loads of amenities to take advantage of here, such as a kitchen and free toiletries.
  • Another comfy family escape is "Enjoy Fall And Winter With Our Slope Side Home". Around 12 miles west of Somerset, it comes with 3 bedrooms, room for up to 8 guests, cable/satellite TV services and a kitchen.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Somerset?

Cozy up with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Somerset and get ready to build some unforgettable memories together. Here are a couple of favorites:

  • "Cabin - Jordan's Brook - No Parties Allowed" - Enjoy fun and good times with your crew at this escape, which is around 10 miles west of the center of Somerset. A TV and towels are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin With Hot Tub On Small Pond" - This vacation rental is also perfect for a family getaway and is around 8 miles west of Somerset. Offering towels, a smart TV and more, it'll get your group's stamp of approval.

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

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Somerset?

Nothing says "VIP getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your swimsuit and splash around in the privacy of one of these large houses in or near Somerset:

  • Invite your loved ones over for a leisurely paddle around at "7 Springs - Luxury Southwind Ski". This rental has space to spare, with 4 bedrooms comfortably sleeping up to 11 people. A swimming pool and a kitchen are other things your team will love about this place.
  • Another inviting option is "Enjoy Fall And Winter With Our Slope Side Home". With 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 people, you can invite the whole crew to play, stay and swim. Ski-in/ski-out facilities and mountain views are other amenities your guests can make use of here.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more outstanding Somerset vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

What are the best three-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Somerset?

If you want a bit more room for the kids (or a tagalong travel buddy), a three-bedroom rental is the way to go. Vrbo can help you find all the top options in or near Somerset, starting with these two:

  • It's easy to see why "Escape To The Laurel Highlands" is rated highly by many travelers. This sizable retreat comes with a firepit and a garden and makes vacationing with friends or family a snap.
  • "New Best Price Entire Home Super Cozy Awesome Quiet Neighborhood" is another terrific getaway that features three bedrooms. A garden and a fireplace are just a couple of things that will help make your stay here even more pleasant.