Destination guide

The artsy city of Somerset awaits you

Take a vacation to Somerset and enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums. This romantic city is known for its monuments, skiing and restaurants. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Somerset

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Somerset has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Somerset County Memorial Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Glades Pike Winery (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Living Treasures Animal Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Somerset

Travelers enjoy Somerset for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in March, December, January or February, when snowfall averages 20.66 inches and temperatures average 17°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Somerset

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Somerset is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Somerset County Memorial Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mount Davis (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Greenhouse Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Somerset

The nearest airport is in Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), located 25.1 mi (40.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), which is 25.1 mi (40.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Somerset?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 276 vacation rentals near Somerset. From 19 Cabins to 58 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Somerset for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Somerset County Memorial Park: 318 vacation rentals
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site: 311 vacation rentals
  • Somerset Historical Center: 311 vacation rentals
  • Fallingwater: 423 vacation rentals
  • Lady Luck Casino at Nemacolin: 212 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Somerset 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 Cabins in Somerset?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Cabins in Somerset. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Somerset include:

  • Houses: 58 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 19 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Somerset?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 212 vacation rentals with pool available in Somerset. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.