Vacation rentals in State College

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Popular amenities for State College vacation rentals

Stay near State College's top sights

Penn State University125 locals recommend
Pegula Ice Arena22 locals recommend
The Corner Room24 locals recommend
Penn State Berkey Creamery86 locals recommend
The Original Waffle Shop North55 locals recommend
Plaza Mexican Bar & Grill24 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in State College

  • Total rentals

    400 properties

  • Total number of reviews

    8.6K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    250 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    60 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    10 properties have a pool

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    160 properties have a dedicated workspace

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in State College?

    State College experiences a temperate climate with four distinct seasons. Summers are typically warm, sometimes reaching 85°F (29°C), while winters can drop to 20°F (-6°C) with occasional snowfall. Spring and fall are mild, making them pleasant times for outdoor activities.

  • What are some of the best things to do in State College?

    State College is ripe for exploration with various activities to engage in. Visitors enjoy exploring the campus of Pennsylvania State University, taking a peaceful stroll through the Arboretum at Penn State, or cheering on the Nittany Lions at a football game. Hiking through nearby Rothrock State Forest is also a favourite for nature enthusiasts.

  • What is the best time of year to visit State College?

    Fall is a popular time to visit State College, particularly during football season when the town buzzes with excitement. Another notable event is the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, usually held in July, attracting art lovers from around the world.

  • What are the best places to stay in State College?

    Downtown State College is a frequently suggested area to stay due to its proximity to Penn State's campus and a variety of dining and shopping options. For those seeking a quieter experience, the surrounding areas of Boalsburg or Bellefonte provide charming accommodation options.

  • What are the best places to visit in State College?

    State College is home to numerous attractions. The Penn State University campus, Palmer Museum of Art, and the Penn State Creamery are often recommended. For nature lovers, the Arboretum at Penn State and nearby Tussey Mountain offer stunning natural beauty.

  • What are some hiking trails in State College?

    State College is surrounded by numerous hiking trails, including the Shingletown Gap Trail and Mount Nittany Trail. A short drive away, Rothrock State Forest has an extensive network of trails, including the popular Mid State, Jackson, and Spruce Gap Trails.

  • What are some family activities to do in State College?

    State College is a family-friendly destination with plenty to do. Children will love exploring Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, an interactive science museum. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy a trip to Millbrook Marsh Nature Center, while the Penn State All-Sports Museum is a hit with sports fans.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in State College?

    Day trip ideas from State College include visiting the historic town of Bellefonte, exploring the natural beauty of Black Moshannon State Park, or seeking thrill at DelGrosso's Amusement Park. Also, the Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks promise a fascinating underground adventure.

  • How much does it cost to stay in house rentals in State College?

    Experience the best of State College with our house rentals, starting at about $20 per day, before taxes and fees. Embrace comfort and style while staying within your budget in your home away from home.

  • Are there apartment rentals with a dedicated workspace in State College?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 20 apartment rentals in State College featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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