Destination guide

Travel to artsy New Kensington

Come and experience New Kensington and its architecture, churches and art galleries. This city is well-known for its monuments and forests. PNC Park and Monongahela Incline are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around New Kensington

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes New Kensington a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wooden Door Winery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Vandergrift Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Boyce Park Ski Area (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Fun Fest Entertainment Center (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • La Casa Narcisi Winery (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of New Kensington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, New Kensington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deer Lakes Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Hartwood Acres Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Mellon Park (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Frick Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Schenley Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Phipps Conservatory (15 mi / 24.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around New Kensington

Fly into Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional), the closest airport, located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT-Pittsburgh Intl.), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

Where to stay around New Kensington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 69 holiday lettings near New Kensington. From 39 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover New Kensington area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Kensington?

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

  • Squirrel Hill South: 19 holiday homes
  • Mount Washington: 34 holiday homes
  • South Oakland: 26 holiday homes
  • Squirrel Hill North: 21 holiday homes
  • South Side Flats: 36 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Kensington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mount Saint Peter Church: 237 holiday lettings
  • Wooden Door Winery: 81 holiday lettings
  • August Wilson Center for African American Culture: 237 holiday lettings
  • University of Pittsburgh: 239 holiday lettings
  • Saint Emma Monastery: 42 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Kensington listed on HomeAway 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 New Kensington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 39 Houses in New Kensington. Our other popular types of New Kensington holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 internet/wifi in New Kensington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 58 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in New Kensington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.