Discover a selection of 291 vacation rentals in Pittsburgh 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 $126 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Pittsburgh. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy old-world charm at Pittsburgh vacation home rentals

Whether you're seeking gooey Philly cheese sandwiches or refined American cuisine, gritty industrial history or cutting-edge modern art, Pittsburgh has you covered. Sat where the Ohio, Allegheny, and Monongahela rivers drift slowly into one another, this town of Art Deco skyscrapers and cosmopolitan neighborhoods is one of the most intriguing in America. It's a place to kick back in leafy parks and to roar with the local baseball crowds and to shop for Italian pizza pies before seeing wonderworks by Andy Warhol. And it's got more enticing, super-cool Pittsburgh vacation rentals than you can shake a meatball panini at.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Pittsburgh vacation rentals

You'll immediately spot the hulking outlines of buildings like the U.S. Steel Tower and the shimmering PPG Place with its Medieval-like turrets – these are the landmarks that draw the eye in Steel City. Delve into the blocks that hug those megastructures, and that's where the world-class Carnegie Museum awaits, fusing groundbreaking science exhibits with famous art works by American greats. Other awesome attractions include the lookout points on Mount Washington and the PPG Zoo & Aquarium, where 4,000 exotic animals await.

Activities

Things to do near Pittsburgh vacation homes

If you've been lucky enough to bag Pittsburgh vacation rentals in the downtown area, then you're likely to find yourself hopping between world-class art museums and wondering up at imposing Art Deco skyscrapers. If you're based in the bustling Strip District, then you can taste ethnic foods and shop in authentic Italian delicatessens. If you're on the South Side, panoramic lookouts and skyline photography sessions beckon, not to mention walking tours and sightseeing bus routes. And that's just 3 of the great neighborhoods here…

Weather

Local weather for your stay in Pittsburgh vacation homes

With 4 distinct seasons, Pittsburgh can be a totally different city depending on the time of year you visit. Most vacationers will want to dodge the scorching days of high summer and the icy winters to get the best sightseeing weather, which occurs in spring and fall, between April and May, and September and October. That said, the months of June and August are awash with festivals, while there's plenty of festive cheer in town for Christmas – just be sure to pack the thermals.

Natural features

Explore the land of rivers and peaks around Pittsburgh

Set out on the Allegheny Plateau at the very western end of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh is one of the gateways to the heart of the Midwest. The surrounding landscapes are dominated by the courses of the Allegheny River, the Ohio River, and the Monongahela, which drift like snakes through the low peaks and forests after leaving the metropolis. One of the main natural getaways for locals is surely the Laurel Highlands, where those Pittsburgh vacation rentals will have whitewater rafting, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, and creek walking right on the doorstep.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Pittsburgh

Fly into Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.9 mi (22.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), which is 33.5 mi (53.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Pittsburgh Station. It's easy to get around Pittsburgh by catching a ride on the metro at Wood Street Station, Gateway Station or Steel Plaza Station.

Family friendly

Family fun near Pittsburgh vacation homes

Kids will enjoy the diverse range of attractions in Pittsburgh. Vacation rentals can be found near family-friendly places like Carnegie Science Center, a museum and research center with science exhibits, a planetarium, and live shows, and Kennywood Park, an amusement park with thrill rides, old-fashioned rides, and water rides. Kids will also like the National Aviary, a bird zoo with hundreds of birds and interactive feedings.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation rentals in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh boasts plenty of romantic locations for a couple’s getaway. Vacation homes are available near places like the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, a horticulture hub with a botanical garden and a steel-and-glass Victorian greenhouse, and the Andy Warhol Museum, a museum featuring Warhol’s artwork, performances, and lectures. You'll also like Point State Park, a large park at the intersection of 3 rivers with boating, hiking, biking, and the Fort Pitt Museum.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pittsburgh?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 291 vacation rentals around Pittsburgh. From 131 house rentals to 5 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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