Destination guide

Delight in the lush landscape of Oakdale

The forests and lake create a pretty picture of Oakdale. This city's shopping, restaurants and bars draw many visitors. Duquesne Incline and Heinz Field are just a couple of the must-sees 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 and around Oakdale

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Oakdale a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Moon Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • National Aviary (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Lindenwood Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Sandcastle Water Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Oakdale

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

  • Pittsburgh Botanic Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Moon Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • West End-Elliott Overlook Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Point State Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Canonsburg Town Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Phipps Conservatory (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Oakdale

Fly into Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.6 mi (10.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Oakdale?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 54 vacation rentals near Oakdale. From 22 Houses to 22 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 Oakdale for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Oakdale:

  • Downtown: 81 vacation rentals
  • Mount Washington: 45 vacation rentals
  • South Side Flats: 34 vacation rentals
  • Squirrel Hill South: 18 vacation rentals
  • Shadyside: 19 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 Oakdale?

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

  • Heinz Field: 244 vacation rentals
  • PNC Park: 257 vacation rentals
  • Western Pennsylvania Model Railroad Museum: 263 vacation rentals
  • University of Pittsburgh: 259 vacation rentals
  • Carnegie Mellon University: 259 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 22 Houses in Oakdale. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oakdale include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 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 Oakdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Oakdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.