Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Allentown

The area's live music and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Allentown. Renowned for its restaurants, sporting events and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. Niagara Falls State Park and Wilcox Mansion - Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site 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.


Activities and attractions in Allentown

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Allentown has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buffalo Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Delaware Park Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Bridgewater Country Club (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Cazenovia Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Grover Cleveland Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • South Park Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Allentown

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Allentown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Niagara Falls State Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Niagara Square (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Lafayette Square (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • LaSalle Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Allentown

Fly into Buffalo, NY (BUF-Buffalo Niagara Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Niagara Falls, NY (IAG-Niagara Falls Intl.), which is 14.3 mi (23.1 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Allen-Medical Campus Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Allentown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 31 holiday lettings around Allentown. From 10 Houses to 21 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 Allentown?

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 Allentown:

  • Crystal Beach: 65 holiday homes
  • Silvertown: 57 holiday homes
  • Ridgeway: 26 holiday homes
  • Willert Park: 16 holiday homes
  • Fallsview: 102 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 Allentown?

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

  • Theater of Youth: 209 holiday lettings
  • Trinity Episcopal Church: 210 holiday lettings
  • Allen-Medical Campus Station: 208 holiday lettings
  • Erie Canal Discovery Center: 173 holiday lettings
  • Queen Victoria Park: 665 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 10 Houses in Allentown. Our other popular types of Allentown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 19 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Allentown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 30 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Allentown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.