Where to stay around Center City?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 405 vacation rentals near Center City. From 265 Condos/Apartments to 227 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Center City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Center City?

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 Center City:

  • Rittenhouse Square: 170 vacation rentals
  • Old City: 131 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 439 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Philadelphia: 17 vacation rentals
  • Penn's Landing: 119 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 Center City?

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

  • Philadelphia Museum of Art: 1,009 vacation rentals
  • Pennsylvania Convention Center: 973 vacation rentals
  • Eastern State Penitentiary: 1,007 vacation rentals
  • Boathouse Row: 1,076 vacation rentals
  • University of Pennsylvania: 990 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Center City 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 Condos/Apartments in Center City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 265 Condos/Apartments in Center City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Center City include:

  • Studios: 227 rentals available
  • Houses: 82 rentals available
  • Hotels: 27 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Center City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 16 vacation rentals with pool available in Center City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The exciting area of Center City awaits your stay

    Take a vacation to Center City and enjoy the area's museums, art galleries and history. Travelers to this cosmopolitan city praise the theaters, university setting and live music. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-sees. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Sightseeing in and around Center City

    Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Center City a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Philadelphia Zoo (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Adventure Aquarium (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Camden Children's Garden (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Merchantville Country Club (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Pennsauken Country Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Center City

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Center City is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Washington Square Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Independence Mall (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Independence National Historical Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Penn's Landing (1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Francisville Playground (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Buckley Recreational Field (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)