Destination guide

Theatrical Upper Darby will entice you

Take a holiday to Upper Darby and enjoy the area's theatre scene, live music and opera. This walkable and cosmopolitan city entices travellers with its local tours and restaurants. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Upper Darby

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Upper Darby has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Camden Children's Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Bridgeport Speedway (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Ice Works Skating Complex (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Upper Darby

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Upper Darby is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fairmount Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bartram's Garden (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Buckley Recreational Field (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Fairmount Waterworks Drive (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Francisville Playground (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Upper Darby

The nearest airport is in Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), which is 12 mi (19.3 km) away.

You can get around Upper Darby by catching a ride on the metro at 69th Street Transport Center Station, Parkview Station or Milbourne Station.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Upper Darby?

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 Upper Darby:

  • Center City: 516 holiday homes
  • Northern Liberties: 133 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.

Can I rent Houses in Upper Darby?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 229 Houses in Upper Darby. Our other popular types of Upper Darby holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 520 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 Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Upper Darby?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Upper Darby. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.