Discover a selection of 336 vacation rentals in Swarthmore, 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 private pools. Prices start at $89 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Swarthmore. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Swarthmore

Enjoy the live music and other features of Swarthmore. This city's university setting, restaurants and bars draw many visitors. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Swarthmore

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Swarthmore has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Ice Works Skating Complex (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bridgeport Speedway (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Gloucester County Dream Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Golf Course at Glen Mills (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Swarthmore

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

  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • John J. Tyler Arboretum (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Ridley Creek State Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Fort Mifflin (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Bartram's Garden (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Betchtel Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Swarthmore

The nearest airport is in Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), which is 16.9 mi (27.3 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Swarthmore Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Swarthmore, PA?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 336 vacation rentals around Swarthmore. From 104 house rentals to 210 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Swarthmore?

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 Swarthmore:

  • North Philadelphia: 647 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 859 vacation rentals
  • Center City: 798 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 218 vacation rentals
  • Center City West: 424 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 Swarthmore?

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

  • Swarthmore College: 1,249 vacation rentals
  • Swarthmore Station: 1,251 vacation rentals
  • Spotlight Theater: 1,245 vacation rentals
  • The Players Club of Swarthmore: 1,247 vacation rentals
  • King of Prussia Mall: 1,264 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swarthmore 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 Houses in Swarthmore?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 104 Houses in Swarthmore. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Swarthmore include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 210 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 18 rentals available
  • Studios: 200 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Swarthmore?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 34 vacation rentals with pool available in Swarthmore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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