Washington, Pennsylvania -- often referred to Little Washington -- is an amazing getaway city with plenty of great amenities and things to do. Washington is a historical town, founded around 1780 and being the first U.S. place to be named after George Washington and around the downtown area are plenty of tributes to the president. Washington was also the center for the Whiskey Rebellion, the first great rebellion against the constitution and another reason why the city is packed with stories from the past.
Washington has a large selection of vacation rentals available across the city for large groups, couples, families -- whoever you're traveling with! There are several vacation rentals near parks for an escape in nature, as well as city center locations.
There is a lot of great things to do in Washington, and the top most popular include and outdoor fun for the whole family. For historical landmarks make sure to visit the LeMoyne House and the David Bradford House, both are in a historical location and inform visitors about the rebellion or showcase how a Washington house looked centuries ago -- it's like stepping back in time. There are also guided tours to attend if you want to learn even more.
Alternatively, the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum is a fun place for adults and children alike to learn all about trolleys and their importance in history. There are seasonal experiences here, such as Santa’s trolley, pumpkin patch trolley, and Easter Bunny’s trolley, which are fantastic for especially young kids.
For local art, the Duncan and Miller Glass Museum exhibits various local glasswork and informs guests about the history of this practise. For antiques and wonderful souvenirs, head to one of the antique malls in the area and buy a special Washington gem; Crown Antique Mall is a particular favorite. Once the kids have gone to bed, the Meadows Racetrack and Casino is a hotspot for drinks and games.
The best areas to stay is the east district where there are plenty of things to do. VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals in a 30 mile radius so visitors are sure to find the perfect place. The best properties include condos and apartments, most which come fully equipped and are suitable for large groups, families, and couples.
The best time to visit Washington is in August when the weather is pleasant and there's little rain. During summer, the average temperature is 79 degrees.
From October until April the temperature sits around 50 degrees and comes with lots of rain and snow across the winter months. If you don't mind the cold, Washington is an amazing place to visit all year around.
Find the perfect rental for your vacation at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate priceline, Airbnb, Agoda and more. We have 306 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Washington ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A vacation in Washington can be affordable - the lowest price accommodation is available at $27 per night. The average price of a vacation rental is generally $125 per night.
Those needing to get some work done during their trip to Washington can choose from 31 places to stay that provide WiFi. We have 15 accommodations that include a breakfast included. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 17 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on getting to Washington by car, be sure to choose from 33 accommodations that provide parking. 12 accommodations have a a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 13 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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