Destination guide

Travel to arty New Kensington

Come and experience New Kensington and its architecture, churches and art galleries. This city is well-known for its monuments and forests. PNC Park and Monongahela Incline are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around New Kensington

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes New Kensington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wooden Door Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Vandergrift Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Boyce Park Ski Area (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Fun Fest Entertainment Center (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • La Casa Narcisi Winery (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Kensington

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Kensington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Deer Lakes Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Hartwood Acres Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Mellon Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Frick Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Schenley Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Phipps Conservatory (15 mi / 24.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around New Kensington

Fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), the closest airport, located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

Where to stay around New Kensington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 73 holiday lettings near New Kensington. From 41 Houses to 13 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 New Kensington is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Kensington?

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 New Kensington:

  • 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 New Kensington?

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

  • Mount Saint Peter Church: 242 holiday lettings
  • Wooden Door Winery: 81 holiday lettings
  • Carnegie Mellon University: 248 holiday lettings
  • Monongahela Incline: 245 holiday lettings
  • Bulgarian Macedonian National Educational and Cultural Center: 250 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Kensington 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 New Kensington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 41 Houses in New Kensington. Our other popular types of New Kensington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 internet/wifi in New Kensington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 62 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in New Kensington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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