Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming North Wales

Learn about the unique charm of North Wales with a stay in a holiday home rental. This romantic and relaxing city is well known for its shopping, restaurants and baseball games. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in North Wales

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that North Wales has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Happy Tymes Family Fun Center (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Five Ponds Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Speed Raceway (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Spring Mountain Ski Area (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in North Wales

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, North Wales is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Graeme Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Fort Washington State Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Kids' Castle (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Peace Valley Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Valley Forge National Park Visitors Center (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around North Wales

Fly into Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 15.9 mi (25.6 km) away.

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

How many holiday accommodation are available around North Wales?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 51 holiday rentals around North Wales. From 21 Houses to 19 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around North Wales is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to North Wales?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in North Wales:

  • South Philadelphia: 973 holiday homes
  • Gayborhood: 493 holiday homes
  • Center City: 916 holiday homes
  • Southwark: 174 holiday homes
  • West Philadelphia: 278 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to North Wales?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in North Wales. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • North Wales Station: 940 holiday rentals
  • Berwyn Daylesford Station: 1,374 holiday rentals
  • Cooper House: 1,370 holiday rentals
  • Fireman's Hall: 1,264 holiday rentals
  • Hovenden House, Barn and Abolition Hall: 1,392 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Wales listed on Stayz 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 North Wales?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in North Wales. Our other popular types of North Wales holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 holiday houses
  • Studios: 16 holiday houses
  • Guest houses: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in North Wales?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in North Wales. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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