Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of West Homestead

The area's entertainment and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to West Homestead. Travellers especially like the shopping, restaurants and riverfront in this welcoming and romantic city. Monongahela Incline and PNC Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 West Homestead

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes West Homestead a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandcastle Water Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Frick Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Kennywood (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • National Aviary (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Homestead

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Homestead is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frick Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Phipps Conservatory (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Schenley Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Mellon Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Point State Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • West End-Elliott Overlook Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Homestead

Fly into Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), which is 28.4 mi (45.7 km) away.

Where to stay around West Homestead?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 230 holiday lettings near West Homestead. From 94 Houses to 106 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near West Homestead is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to West Homestead?

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

  • Mount Washington: 45 holiday homes
  • South Side Flats: 34 holiday homes
  • Lawrenceville: 17 holiday homes
  • Shadyside: 20 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 80 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • 84 Lumber Arena: 252 holiday lettings
  • Carnegie Mellon University: 256 holiday lettings
  • Monongahela Incline: 252 holiday lettings
  • Bulgarian Macedonian National Educational and Cultural Center: 257 holiday lettings
  • The Waterfront: 255 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around West Homestead 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 West Homestead?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 94 Houses in West Homestead. Our other popular types of West Homestead holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in West Homestead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in West Homestead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.