Where to stay near Old City?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday rentals near Old City. From 66 apartments to 26 condos, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Old City for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Old City?

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 Old City:

  • University City: 134 holiday homes
  • Center City: 365 holiday homes
  • Rittenhouse Square: 227 holiday homes
  • Northeast Philadelphia: 15 holiday homes
  • North Philadelphia: 356 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 Old City?

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

  • Carpenters' Hall: 627 holiday rentals
  • National Liberty Museum: 634 holiday rentals
  • Independence National Historical Park: 635 holiday rentals
  • Betsy Ross House: 634 holiday rentals
  • Franklin Court: 634 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Old City 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 apartments in Old City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 66 apartments in Old City. Our other popular types of Old City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 26 holiday houses
  • Houses: 24 holiday houses

Can I rent downtown rentals in Old City?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 23 downtown rentals in Old City. You have also many other possibilities in Old City area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 12 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 5 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with free wifi in Old City?

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

    The historical city of Old City awaits you

    Take a holiday to Old City and enjoy the area's history, museums and live music. This city is cosmopolitan and walkable, recognised for its restaurants, art and local tours. Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Activities and attractions in Old City

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Old City a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Philadelphia Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Adventure Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Camden Children's Garden (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Merchantville Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Pennsauken Country Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Old City

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Old City is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Independence Mall (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Penn's Landing (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Independence National Historical Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Washington Square Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Wiggins Park and Marina (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Francisville Playground (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)