Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Collingswood

The area's architecture and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Collingswood. Renowned for its riverfront, rowing and lake, this city welcomes all visitors. Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Collingswood

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Collingswood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Merchantville Country Club (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Pennsauken Country Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Camden Children's Garden (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Collingswood

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Collingswood is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cooper River Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Wiggins Park and Marina (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Penn's Landing (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Independence National Historical Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Independence Mall (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Washington Square Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Collingswood

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.5 mi (15.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Collingswood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 898 vacation rentals near Collingswood. From 222 Houses to 595 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 Collingswood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Collingswood:

  • Center City: 606 vacation rentals
  • North Philadelphia: 493 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 662 vacation rentals
  • Rittenhouse Square: 209 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 226 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 Collingswood?

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

  • Pennsylvania Convention Center: 1,008 vacation rentals
  • Sesame Place: 117 vacation rentals
  • Franklin Institute Science Museum: 1,004 vacation rentals
  • Sahara Sam's Indoor Water Fun Park: 887 vacation rentals
  • University of Pennsylvania: 1,015 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Collingswood 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 Collingswood?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 222 Houses in Collingswood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Collingswood include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 595 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 56 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Collingswood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Collingswood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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