Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Valley Forge

Come and experience Valley Forge and its live music, cathedral and monuments. One of the city's many top draws is its shopping. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Valley Forge

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Valley Forge a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Play-A-Round Golf (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • QVC Studio Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Spring Mountain Ski Area (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Valley Forge

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Valley Forge is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valley Forge National Park Visitors Center (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Chanticleer Garden (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Ridley Creek State Park (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • John J. Tyler Arboretum (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Fort Washington State Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Valley Forge

Fly into Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), the closest airport, located 9.7 mi (15.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), which is 18.5 mi (29.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Valley Forge?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 46 vacation rentals near Valley Forge. From 22 Houses to 14 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 Valley Forge for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Valley Forge?

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 Valley Forge:

  • Center City: 556 vacation rentals
  • North Philadelphia: 452 vacation rentals
  • South Philadelphia: 612 vacation rentals
  • Rittenhouse Square: 185 vacation rentals
  • West Philadelphia: 216 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 Valley Forge?

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

  • Pennsylvania Convention Center: 944 vacation rentals
  • Longwood Gardens: 87 vacation rentals
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art: 947 vacation rentals
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 944 vacation rentals
  • Marsh Creek State Park: 118 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Valley Forge 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 Valley Forge?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 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 Valley Forge?

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

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