Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Bensalem

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Bensalem. This city's casino gaming, camping and shopping draw many visitors. Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Bensalem

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Bensalem a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Oxford Valley Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Sesame Place (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Funplex (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Speed Raceway (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Makefield Highlands Golf Club (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Bensalem

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Bensalem. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Neshaminy State Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Core Creek Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Tyler State Park (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Laurel Acres Park (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Fairhill Square (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Graeme Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)

Transport to and around Bensalem

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Trenton, NJ (TTN-Mercer), which is 13.4 mi (21.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Bensalem Eddington Station or Bensalem Cornwells Heights Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Bensalem?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 53 holiday rentals near Bensalem. From 25 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bensalem for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bensalem?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bensalem:

  • Center City: 519 holiday homes
  • Northern Liberties: 129 holiday homes
  • Northwest Philadelphia: 42 holiday homes
  • North Philadelphia: 429 holiday homes
  • Roxborough-Manayunk: 37 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bensalem?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Bensalem. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Neshaminy Mall: 857 holiday rentals
  • Neshaminy State Park: 834 holiday rentals
  • Historical Society of Bensalem: 852 holiday rentals
  • Parx Casino and Racetrack: 855 holiday rentals
  • Saint Katharine Drexel Mission Center and National Shrine: 846 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bensalem listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bensalem?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 25 Houses in Bensalem. Our other popular types of Bensalem holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 2 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 2 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bensalem?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Bensalem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.