Destination guide

The lush setting of Rockwood is ready to explore

The forests and parks create a pretty picture of Rockwood. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, rafting and hiking. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rockwood

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Rockwood a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Laurel Hill State Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Glades Pike Winery (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Somerset County Memorial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Kooser State Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Living Treasures Animal Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockwood

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Rockwood is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Laurel Hill State Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Somerset County Memorial Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Kooser State Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Mount Davis (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Cucumber Falls (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockwood

The nearest airport is in Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), located 26.1 mi (42 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), which is 33.7 mi (54.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Rockwood?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 253 holiday lettings near Rockwood. From 44 Houses to 106 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockwood 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 Rockwood?

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

  • Mulberry Hill Golf Course: 297 holiday lettings
  • Fallingwater: 431 holiday lettings
  • Idlewild and SoakZone: 316 holiday lettings
  • West Overton Village Museum: 319 holiday lettings
  • Wisp Resort: 1,004 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 44 Houses in Rockwood. Our other popular types of Rockwood holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 106 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 212 holiday homes with pool available in Rockwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.