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Make a self catering house or holiday rental in Greater Philadelphia, PA your home away from home

Greater Philadelphia includes the city of Philadelphia along with the surrounding counties of Montgomery, Bucks, Delaware and Chester. Recognized as the birthplace of the Unites States, it has many attractions of historic significance.

Things to Do in Greater Philadelphia, PA

Outdoor activities in the Greater Philadelphia area are many, from carriage rides to shopping and visiting historic sites. Museums such as the National Iron and Steel Museum, which retells the history of the iron industry in Chester County, make fascinating days out. Cultural activities may include a visit to the open air theatre at West Chester, the visual arts projects or watching the skies lit up with the Open Air 3D Light Installation which gives light displays after dark over the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Walking, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing and other activities can be enjoyed in and around the city. There are several golf courses, horse trails and wine trails for more outdoor activities to visit from a cottage in the Greater Philadelphia region.

Places to Visit Around Greater Philadelphia, PA

Favourite attractions in the Greater Philadelphia area include historic Franklin Square, a family-orientated public park with miniature golf, a classic carousel, historic fountain dating back to 1838 and a storytelling bench. Independence Hall is the birthplace of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution which were both important in the founding of the United States of America. The Liberty Bell Centre houses the huge copper bell that was cast at the Whitechapel Foundry in London and shipped to Pennsylvania in 1753 to be installed in Independence Hall. The 12 foot-circumference bell cracked leading to many myths and the crack can still be seen. Get a free ticket for a guided tour of the courtroom, Assembly Room with George Washington’s “rising sun” chair and see the original draft of the Constitution document. Valley Forge National Historic Park, Longwood Gardens and Philadelphia Museum of Art are also worth visiting.

Weather in Greater Philadelphia, PA

The Greater Philadelphia area has hot summers and cold winters with regular showers throughout the year. In summer, temperatures reach an average 30°C (86°F) during the day. Winters average 3-6°C (38-43°F) during the day and -5°C (23°F) at night with heavy snow showers at times.

Travel to Greater Philadelphia, PA

The nearest airport serving the Greater Philadelphia area is Philadelphia International (PHL) Airport. As the hub for US Airways it has frequent flights to destinations in the US, Canada, the Caribbean and Europe making it very easy to get to by air. The city of Philadelphia is well served with public transport including a subway but those staying elsewhere may need to arrange a hire car for getting around the area.

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    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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    • 1 BA
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    Townhome #583380vb
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    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.7/5
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      Townhome #3165419
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      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 4
        Apartment #477685vb
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Condo #179041
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            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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            • 4 BR
            • 3 BA
            • Sleeps 10
            House #408019vb
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            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
              Excellent! 4.7/5
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              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 5
              Apartment #3937530
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                House #390277
                14
                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 5 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Separate Toilets
                  • Sleeps 10
                  House #4197230
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Condo #515697vb
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 3 BA
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                      • Sleeps 13
                      Apartment #669249vb
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                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.6/5
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                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Cottage #801980vb
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                        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                          (19 reviews)
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                          • 1 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #3885810
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                          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (22 reviews)
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 2
                            Apartment #3931478
                            22
                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                              • 1 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #513025vb
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                              Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 10
                                House #670313vb
                                14
                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                  (37 reviews)
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                                  • 1 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 3
                                  Cottage #197851vb
                                  37
                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    House #642096vb
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                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Separate Toilet
                                      • Sleeps 9
                                      House #655854vb
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                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                        (17 reviews)
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                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Cottage #748019vb
                                        17
                                        Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.3/5
                                          (21 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 8
                                          Townhome #3723991
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                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (19 reviews)
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                                            • 5 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 10
                                            House #679371vb
                                            19
                                            Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Farmhouse #961829
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                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                House #818663vb
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                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Apartment #842229vb
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                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                    Mill #558109vb
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                                                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                      Cottage #685013vb
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                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                        House #189868vb
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                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
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                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          House #4144717
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                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.3/5
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                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                            Apartment #4202874
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                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Very Good! 4.1/5
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                              House #4179206
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                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                Barn #622428vb
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                                                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                                  House #817461vb
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                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 9
                                                                    Apartment #710046vb
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                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Apartment #239400vb
                                                                      50
                                                                        Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                                        Apartment #649568vb
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                                                                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 2 BA
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                                                                          Apartment #3871860
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                                                                          Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (37 reviews)
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                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                            Townhome #619713vb
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                                                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (11 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 7
                                                                              Farmhouse #633289vb
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                                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5.0/5
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 14
                                                                                House #836722vb
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                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                  (33 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  House #3875810
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                                                                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
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                                                                                    Apartment #701424vb
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                                                                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                      (19 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                      Townhome #3865838
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                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (27 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 6 BR
                                                                                        • 4 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 20
                                                                                        Estate #703702vb
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                                                                                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          House #3949989
                                                                                          4
                                                                                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                            (22 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Cabin #454643vb
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                                                                                            Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                              (6 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                                              • 3 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                                              House #757481vb
                                                                                              6
                                                                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (32 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                Chateau / Country House #3649607
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                                                                                                Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                                  (22 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Apartment #3881126
                                                                                                  22
                                                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (15 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    House #3902429
                                                                                                    15
                                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5.0/5
                                                                                                      (23 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      House #472240vb
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