Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Bedford

Come and experience Bedford and its history, festivals and architecture. This city's coffee shops, hiking and shopping draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Bedford

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Bedford a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Old Bedford Village (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Down River Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Rocky Gap Golf Resort (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
  • Tri-State Zoological Park (27.1 mi / 43.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bedford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bedford is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tenley Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Shawnee State Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Rocky Gap State Park (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Canal Place (29.1 mi / 46.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bedford

The nearest airport is in Altoona, PA (AOO-Blair County), located 21.3 mi (34.2 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), which is 27.2 mi (43.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Bedford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27 holiday rentals near Bedford. From 7 Cabins to 17 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bedford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • The Coffee Pot: 36 holiday rentals
  • Old Bedford Village: 38 holiday rentals
  • National Museum of the American Coverlet: 23 holiday rentals
  • Schellsburg / Shawnee Loop: 36 holiday rentals
  • Covered Bridge loop: 36 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bedford 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 Cabins in Bedford?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 7 Cabins in Bedford. Our other popular types of Bedford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 17 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 7 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bedford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Bedford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.