Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Scranton

Come and experience Scranton and its history, live music and theatre scene. This city's museums, restaurants and art draw many visitors. 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 and attractions in Scranton

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Scranton has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montage Mountain Ski Resort (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Lahey Family Fun Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Montage Mountain Waterpark (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Wood Winery (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Homestead Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Shadowbrook Golf Course (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Scranton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Scranton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nay Aug Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Merli-Sarnoski Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Lazy Brook Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Tobyhanna State Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Lake Wallenpaupack (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Scranton

The nearest airport is in Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl.), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Scranton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,849 holiday lettings around Scranton. From 37 flats & apartments to 173 cabins, 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 Scranton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Scranton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Houdini Museum: 324 holiday lettings
  • University of Scranton: 457 holiday lettings
  • Everhart Museum: 504 holiday lettings
  • Nay Aug Park: 515 holiday lettings
  • Steamtown National Historic Site: 439 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 37 Flats in Scranton. Our other popular types of Scranton holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 173 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 191 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 173 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scranton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,100 holiday homes with pool available in Scranton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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