Destination guide

The riverside setting of Collegeville is ready to explore

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Collegeville. Renowned for its snowshoeing, university setting and bars, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation 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 Collegeville

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Collegeville a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spring Mountain Ski Area (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Elmwood Park Zoo (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Play-A-Round Golf (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Historic Sugartown (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • QVC Studio Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site (16 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Collegeville

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Collegeville. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Valley Forge National Park Visitors Center (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Chanticleer Garden (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Green Lane Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Fort Washington State Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Morris Arboretum (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Marsh Creek State Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)

Traveling to and around Collegeville

The nearest airport is in Blue Bell, PA (BBX-Wings Field), located 11.1 mi (17.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Philadelphia, PA (PHL-Philadelphia Intl.), which is 23.9 mi (38.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Collegeville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 24 holiday lettings near Collegeville. From 8 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Collegeville is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Collegeville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Collegeville. Our other popular types of Collegeville holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Collegeville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Collegeville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.