Destination guide

The riverside setting of Yardley is ready to explore

The riverfront and lake create a pretty picture of Yardley. Renowned for its seafood restaurants, kayaking and boating, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Yardley

Are you looking for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Yardley a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Makefield Highlands Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Sesame Place (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Oxford Valley Golf Course (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Jasna Polana (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Five Ponds Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Speed Raceway (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Yardley

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Yardley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Core Creek Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Tyler State Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Sayen Park Botanical Garden (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Princeton Battlefield State Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Mercer County Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Neshaminy State Park (12 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Yardley

The nearest airport is in Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), located 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Princeton, NJ (PCT), which is 14.3 mi (23.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Yardley Station.

Where to stay around Yardley?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 20 vacation rentals near Yardley. From 13 Houses to 2 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Yardley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Yardley:

  • North Philadelphia: 564 vacation rentals
  • Fishtown: 62 vacation rentals
  • Olde Richmond: 39 vacation rentals
  • Olney-Oak Lane: 18 vacation rentals
  • Trevose: 33 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 Yardley?

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

  • Sesame Place: 120 vacation rentals
  • Peddler's Village: 94 vacation rentals
  • New Jersey State House: 74 vacation rentals
  • Princeton University: 78 vacation rentals
  • Princeton Junction Station: 72 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Yardley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Yardley include:

  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 2 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 Yardley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Yardley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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