Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Erie

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Erie. This city's casino gaming, shopping and island views draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Erie

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Erie a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Erie Zoo (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Waldameer Water World (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Whispering Woods Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Eriez Speedway (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Courtyard Wineries (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Blue Iris Winery (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Erie

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Erie

Travellers enjoy Erie for its island views and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Erie is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Presque Isle Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Presque Isle State Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Erie

The nearest airport is in Erie, PA (ERI-Erie Intl.), located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Erie Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Erie?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 265 holiday lettings around Erie. From 58 flats & apartments to 51 cottages, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Erie? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Erie. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Presque Isle State Park: 74 holiday lettings
  • Waldameer Water World: 50 holiday lettings
  • Warner Theater: 99 holiday lettings
  • Erie Zoo: 101 holiday lettings
  • Tom Ridge Center: 50 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Erie listed on 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 Flats in Erie?

Yes, of course. offers 58 Flats in Erie. Our other popular types of Erie holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 138 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Erie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 54 holiday homes with pool available in Erie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.