Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Collingswood

The area's architecture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Collingswood. Renowned for its riverfront, rowing and lake, this city welcomes all visitors. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Collingswood

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Collingswood a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Merchantville Country Club (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Pennsauken Country Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Adventure Aquarium (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Camden Children's Garden (3.8 mi / 6 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Collingswood

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Collingswood is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cooper River Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Wiggins Park and Marina (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Penn's Landing (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Independence National Historical Park (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Independence Mall (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Washington Square Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Collingswood

Fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), the closest airport, located 9.5 mi (15.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Collingswood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 900 holiday lettings near Collingswood. From 222 Houses to 597 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 Collingswood is on HomeAway.

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

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 Collingswood:

  • Northern Liberties: 169 holiday homes
  • Norris Square: 49 holiday homes
  • Fishtown: 57 holiday homes
  • Olde Kensington: 60 holiday homes
  • Center City: 588 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 Collingswood?

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

  • Wells Fargo Center: 983 holiday lettings
  • Philadelphia's Magic Gardens: 990 holiday lettings
  • Trevose Station: 939 holiday lettings
  • Walnut Street Theatre: 950 holiday lettings
  • Grumblethorpe: 983 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 222 Houses in Collingswood. Our other popular types of Collingswood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 597 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 56 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Collingswood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Collingswood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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