Destination guide

The arty city of Somerset awaits you

Take a holiday to Somerset and enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums. This romantic city is known for its monuments, skiing and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Somerset

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Somerset has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Somerset County Memorial Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Glades Pike Winery (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Living Treasures Animal Park (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Somerset

Travellers enjoy Somerset for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in March, December, January or February, when snowfall averages 52.47 inches and temperatures average -8°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Somerset

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Somerset is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Somerset County Memorial Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Laurel Hill State Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Kooser State Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Mount Davis (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Greenhouse Park (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Somerset

The nearest airport is in Johnstown, PA (JST-John Murtha Johnstown - Cambria County), located 25.1 mi (40.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), which is 25.1 mi (40.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Somerset?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 272 holiday rentals around Somerset. From 19 Cabins to 56 Houses, 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 Somerset is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Site: 308 holiday rentals
  • Somerset County Memorial Park: 312 holiday rentals
  • Somerset Historical Center: 308 holiday rentals
  • Laurel Hill State Park: 337 holiday rentals
  • Johnstown Flood Museum: 30 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 19 Cabins in Somerset. Our other popular types of Somerset holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 56 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 19 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 19 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Somerset?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 210 holiday homes with pool available in Somerset. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.