Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Huntingdon is ready to explore

The lake and forests provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Huntingdon. This trendy city is known for its university setting, cafes and sporting events. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Huntingdon

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Huntingdon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • American Legion Country Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • DelGrosso's Amusement Park (17.7 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Lakemont Park and the Island Waterpark (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Penn State University's Blue and White Golf Courses (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Tussey Mountain (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Huntingdon

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Huntingdon. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arch Spring (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Canoe Creek State Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Whipple Dam State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Greenwood Furnace State Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Peoples Natural Gas Field (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • The Arboretum at Penn State (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)

Transport to and around Huntingdon

The nearest airport is in Altoona, PA (AOO-Blair County), located 21.1 mi (33.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into State College, PA (SCE-University Park), which is 26.7 mi (42.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Huntingdon Station.

Where to stay near Huntingdon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 146 holiday rentals near Huntingdon. From 30 Cabins to 93 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Huntingdon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Huntingdon Station: 86 holiday rentals
  • Swigart Museum: 80 holiday rentals
  • Greenwood Furnace State Park: 166 holiday rentals
  • Juniata College: 88 holiday rentals
  • Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks: 90 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Huntingdon 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 Cabins in Huntingdon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 30 Cabins in Huntingdon. Our other popular types of Huntingdon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 93 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 30 holiday houses
  • Caravans: 3 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 Huntingdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Huntingdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.