Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Fort Washington

Learn about the unique charm of Fort Washington with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the football matches, bird watching and shopping. Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Fort Washington

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Fort Washington a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Philadelphia Zoo (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Speed Raceway (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Happy Tymes Family Fun Center (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Five Ponds Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Fort Washington

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Fort Washington. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fort Washington State Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Graeme Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Reyburn Park (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Fairmount Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Fairhill Square (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Fort Washington

The nearest airport is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PNE-Northeast Philadelphia), which is 11.2 mi (18 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Fort Washington Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Fort Washington?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 116 holiday rentals around Fort Washington. From 47 Houses to 48 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 Fort Washington is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fort Washington?

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 Fort Washington:

  • South Philadelphia: 973 holiday homes
  • Center City: 916 holiday homes
  • West Philadelphia: 278 holiday homes
  • Logan Square: 626 holiday homes
  • Center City West: 551 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 Fort Washington?

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

  • Clifton House: 1,391 holiday rentals
  • Fort Washington Station: 1,347 holiday rentals
  • Barclay Farmstead Museum: 1,287 holiday rentals
  • Berwyn Daylesford Station: 1,374 holiday rentals
  • Cooper House: 1,370 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Washington 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 Fort Washington?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 47 Houses in Fort Washington. Our other popular types of Fort Washington holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 48 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 6 holiday houses
  • Studios: 50 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fort Washington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Fort Washington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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