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Where to stay in Philadelphia

Vacation rentals in Philadelphia

There are 5,500 vacation rentals near Philadelphia for all manner or mood of travel, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Philadelphia vacation, you can find 10% rentals under $39/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Philadelphia, there are 550 between $215 and $4,329/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 79 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Philadelphia to fit your Pennsylvania vacation needs. The most popular types of short-term rental homes in Philadelphia are apartments, private rooms and houses. Philadelphia has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of vacation rental availability from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Philadelphia vacation homes for your trip.

Where is Philadelphia

Philadelphia is famous as the birthplace of the Declaration of Independence and the home of the Liberty Bell and the Fresh Prince, as well as some tasty cheesesteaks. If you are looking for a holiday rental property in the City of Brotherly Love, there are a few locations to consider.

Quick Guide to Philadelphia

From the skyscrapers of Philadelphia's central business district to the quiet residential sections of the city, it's almost impossible for a newcomer to know where to stay. Here are two of the best locations for holiday rentals.
  • Center City: Stretching from the Delaware River to the Schuylkill River, the pedestrian-friendly Center City features the city's beautiful historic homes and buildings as well as hot eateries, cocktail bars, and museums.
  • Rittenhouse: Soak in some luxury and sunshine in the tall-treed parks of this posh neighborhood. Eat an elegant breakfast or brunch at the local cafes and fuel yourself for an afternoon of upmarket shopping.

Home-types in Philadelphia

Philadelphia has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Philadelphia:
- Condo1,999 vacation rentals
- Apartment1,999 vacation rentals
- Private Room1,459 vacation rentals
- House825 vacation rentals
- Hotel159 vacation rentals
- Bed & Breakfast14 vacation rentals
- Hostel11 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Philadelphia

Philadelphia has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Philadelphia:
- The Franklin Institute: 25,214 vacation rentals
- Eastern State Penitentiary: 25,214 vacation rentals
- Liberty Bell: 25,214 vacation rentals
- Rodin Museum: 5,500 vacation rentals
- Rocky Statue: 5,500 vacation rentals
- Irish Memorial: 3,985 vacation rentals
- Please Touch Museum: 506 vacation rentals
- Philadelphia Zoo: 506 vacation rentals
- Reading Terminal Market: 506 vacation rentals