Destination guide

The theatrical area of South Side awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, live music and architecture with a rental holiday home in South Side. This city's bars, restaurants and sporting events attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and cosmopolitan location. Monongahela Incline and PNC Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around South Side

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes South Side a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Aviary (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Sandcastle Water Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Frick Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Kennywood (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (7 mi / 11.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in South Side

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Side 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:

  • Phipps Conservatory (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Schenley Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Point State Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • West End-Elliott Overlook Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Mellon Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Frick Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around South Side

Fly into Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.4 mi (24.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), which is 31.9 mi (51.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around South Side?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 284 holiday lettings around South Side. From 111 Houses to 137 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Side?

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 South Side:

  • Mount Washington: 65 holiday homes
  • South Side Flats: 61 holiday homes
  • Lawrenceville: 28 holiday homes
  • Shadyside: 24 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 104 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 South Side?

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

  • 84 Lumber Arena: 297 holiday lettings
  • Carnegie Mellon University: 304 holiday lettings
  • Monongahela Incline: 300 holiday lettings
  • Bulgarian Macedonian National Educational and Cultural Center: 305 holiday lettings
  • South Hills Village: 300 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around South Side 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 South Side?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 111 Houses in South Side. Our other popular types of South Side holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 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 South Side?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 24 holiday homes with pool available in South Side. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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