Destination guide

The historical area of Cresson awaits your stay

The area's museums and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cresson. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Cresson

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Cresson a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woody Lodge Winery (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Lakemont Park and the Island Waterpark (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Rock Run Recreation Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cresson

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cresson is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cresson Area Heritage Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Peoples Natural Gas Field (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Prince Gallitzin State Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Rock Run Recreation Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Canoe Creek State Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cresson

The nearest airport is in Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Altoona, PA (AOO-Blair County), which is 17.6 mi (28.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Cresson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 20 holiday lettings near Cresson. From 5 Houses to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cresson for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cresson Area Heritage Park: 26 holiday lettings
  • Woody Lodge Winery: 28 holiday lettings
  • Galactic Ice: 79 holiday lettings
  • Quaint Corner Children's Discovery Center: 73 holiday lettings
  • 321 Gallery: 76 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 5 Houses in Cresson. Our other popular types of Cresson holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cresson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Cresson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.