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Book a vacation rental for your Haverford getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Haverford with a stay in a private vacation home. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Haverford

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Haverford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Camden Children's Garden (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Haverford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Haverford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chanticleer Garden (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Fairmount Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Bartram's Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Buckley Recreational Field (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Fairmount Waterworks Drive (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Haverford

The nearest airport is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), located 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), which is 9.8 mi (15.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Haverford Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Haverford Station to easily navigate the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Haverford?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,140 vacation rentals near Haverford. From 281 Houses to 765 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Haverford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Haverford:

  • Center City: 785 vacation rentals
  • North Philadelphia: 613 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 841 vacation rentals
  • Rittenhouse Square: 285 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 257 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Haverford?

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

  • Haverford Station: 1,119 vacation rentals
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center: 1,204 vacation rentals
  • Franklin Institute Science Museum: 1,206 vacation rentals
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 1,099 vacation rentals
  • University of Pennsylvania: 1,211 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Haverford listed on HomeAway 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 Haverford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 281 Houses in Haverford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Haverford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 765 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Haverford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 56 vacation rentals with pool available in Haverford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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