Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Port Matilda getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Port Matilda with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Port Matilda

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Port Matilda a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Penn State University's Blue and White Golf Courses (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Mount Nittany Vineyard & Winery (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Big Spring Spirits (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Tussey Mountain (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • DelGrosso's Amusement Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Matilda

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Matilda is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Black Moshannon State Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • The Arboretum at Penn State (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • City Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Whipple Dam State Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Arch Spring (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Greenwood Furnace State Park (18.7 mi / 30.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Port Matilda

The nearest airport is in State College, PA (SCE-University Park), located 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Port Matilda?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 161 vacation rentals near Port Matilda. From 120 Houses to 16 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 Port Matilda for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Pennsylvania State University: 206 vacation rentals
  • Bald Eagle State Park: 99 vacation rentals
  • Black Moshannon State Park: 169 vacation rentals
  • Penn State University's Blue and White Golf Courses: 189 vacation rentals
  • Beaver Stadium: 192 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Matilda 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 Port Matilda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 120 Houses in Port Matilda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port Matilda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Port Matilda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Port Matilda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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