Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Squirrel Hill getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Squirrel Hill with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city's university setting, restaurants and shopping draw many visitors. PNC Park and Monongahela Incline are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Squirrel Hill

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Squirrel Hill a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frick Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Sandcastle Water Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • National Aviary (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Kennywood (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Fun Fest Entertainment Center (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Squirrel Hill

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Squirrel Hill. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mellon Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Schenley Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Phipps Conservatory (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Frick Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Point State Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • West End-Elliott Overlook Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Squirrel Hill

Fly into Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.5 mi (28.2 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 30 mi (48.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Squirrel Hill North?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday lettings near Squirrel Hill North. From 13 Houses to 4 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 Squirrel Hill North is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Squirrel Hill North?

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 Squirrel Hill North:

  • Mount Washington: 43 holiday homes
  • South Side Flats: 33 holiday homes
  • Lawrenceville: 17 holiday homes
  • Shadyside: 20 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 75 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 Squirrel Hill North?

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

  • Chatham University: 254 holiday lettings
  • 84 Lumber Arena: 248 holiday lettings
  • Carnegie Mellon University: 248 holiday lettings
  • Monongahela Incline: 250 holiday lettings
  • Bulgarian Macedonian National Educational and Cultural Center: 250 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Squirrel Hill North 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 Squirrel Hill North?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 13 Houses in Squirrel Hill North. Our other popular types of Squirrel Hill North holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Squirrel Hill North?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 19 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Squirrel Hill North. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.