Destination guide

Travel to lively Media

Enjoy the area's monuments, live music and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Media. This city is well-known for its restaurants and gardens. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Media

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Media a fun spot to go on holiday. These 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 (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Ice Works Skating Complex (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Golf Course at Glen Mills (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Bridgeport Speedway (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Tee It Up Golf Center (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Media

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Media is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Longwood Gardens (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • John J. Tyler Arboretum (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Ridley Creek State Park (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Betchtel Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Chanticleer Garden (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Media

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), which is 16.8 mi (27.1 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Media Elwyn Station, Media Station and Media Moylan-Rose Valley Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Media?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 179 holiday rentals near Media. From 62 Houses to 102 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Media for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Media:

  • Center City: 512 holiday homes
  • Northern Liberties: 134 holiday homes
  • North Philadelphia: 432 holiday homes
  • Northwest Philadelphia: 37 holiday homes
  • West Philadelphia: 202 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 Media?

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

  • Media Station: 895 holiday rentals
  • Pennsylvania Veteran's Museum: 919 holiday rentals
  • Linvilla Orchards: 907 holiday rentals
  • John J. Tyler Arboretum: 910 holiday rentals
  • Delaware County Institute of Science: 893 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Media 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 Media?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Media. Our other popular types of Media holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 102 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 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 Media?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 35 holiday homes with pool available in Media. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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