Where to stay around University City?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 125 holiday lettings near University City. From 68 Condos/Apartments to 58 Studios, 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 University City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to University City?

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 University City:

  • E.M. Stanton Catchment: 190 holiday homes
  • Rittenhouse Square: 141 holiday homes
  • Old City: 124 holiday homes
  • Center City: 367 holiday homes
  • Bella Vista: 174 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 University City?

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

  • H. Hunter Lott Jr. Tennis Courts: 647 holiday lettings
  • University of Pennsylvania: 647 holiday lettings
  • Philadelphia University City Station: 647 holiday lettings
  • Philadelphia 30th St Station: 647 holiday lettings
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: 647 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around University City 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 Condos/Apartments in University City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 68 Condos/Apartments in University City. Our other popular types of University City holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 10 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in University City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in University City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    The vibrant area of University City awaits your stay

    Come and experience University City and its architecture, museums and live music. Travellers especially like the university setting, restaurants and skyscrapers in this cosmopolitan and welcoming city. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

    Sightseeing in and around University City

    Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes University City 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:

    • Philadelphia Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Adventure Aquarium (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Camden Children's Garden (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Merchantville Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Pennsauken Country Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of University City

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, University City is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Buckley Recreational Field (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Fairmount Waterworks Drive (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Bartram's Garden (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Francisville Playground (2 mi / 3.2 km)
    • Washington Square Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
    • Independence Mall (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)