Pokémon Go has taken over, and not just with kids. Players of all ages have found themselves taking part in the action and, in doing so, have been getting out to some of the most visited attractions in the U.S. For easy access to these places and the Pokémon that frequent them, we have featured some vacation rentals within a short distance to those spots. Read on to find out where you can stay and catch your next Pokémon.
Top 9 Pokemon Vacation Rental Houses In The U.S.
1. San Francisco, California
Positioned perfectly between the iconic Fisherman’s Wharf and Lombard Street, two Pokémon hotspots, this luxury home is within easy walking distance to both. The home sits atop Russian Hill, offering guests an incredibly rare view of both the city and the Bay from the outdoor deck. The 53 steps up to the house are well worth it; once you see the view from the deck you’ll know exactly why this rental house is such a gem.
2. Chicago, Illinois
This beautiful, one-bedroom apartment in the heart of downtown Chicago offers guests more than just a rooftop deck, a lounge, a movie theater with reclining chairs and indoor hot tub. The apartment is within walking distance of Millennium Park, home to “The Bean” and one of the most visited parts of the city. Hunt down your Pokémon with just a short jaunt to the park!
3. Seattle, Washington
Pike Place Market is one of Seattle’s most iconic landmarks. And just across the street from it? The original Starbucks. With a tourist destination like this, there are bound to be Pokémon around. To get a head start on all the other visitors and Pokémon players, stay in this gorgeous one-bedroom apartment practically on top of Pike’s Place. Just a block away, the apartment with an incredible view of Elliott Bay is the perfect walking distance to other attractions in the area, including the Seattle Aquarium and Seattle Art Museum. Don’t miss out on this rental!
4. New York, New York
Comprised of perhaps the most recognizable streets in New York, Times Square is sure to be packed with Pokémon. This chic one-bedroom has everything you need to get a good night’s sleep before you head out and catch those creatures. You’ll be staying just a few blocks from the buzz of Times Square, so you can come and go as you please, but never be too far from the action.
5. Santa Monica, California
Catching Pokémon can be tough work, so why not stay in an apartment with a relaxing, ocean front view? This Santa Monica property is located just steps to the beach, and is raised up so guests can enjoy the view of the beach without being blocked by neighbors. When you’ve relaxed enough, walk just a few feet to the Ocean Front Walk where you can begin your exploration of the area in your hunt for Pokémon.
6. New Orleans, Louisiana
Just a 15-minute walk to the famous French Quarter, this vacation rental features two bedrooms and a kitchen. When you’re not out catching Pokémon, relax in the air-conditioned apartment and watch a show on the flat screen TV. Then, head outside and take the 10-minute walk to Bourbon Street, where Pokémon will most likely be. This rental is a great value for your money, in close proximity to all the major attractions in New Orleans.
7. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
In the heart of historic Philly lies the Liberty Bell, a symbol of America’s freedom. Surrounding the Liberty Bell are Constitution Center, Independence Hall, and a handful of other historical attractions. This makes a great place to go catch some Pokémon! Stay in this character-filled loft just steps away from all these hotspots and within easy access to public transportation, if needed. You won’t be disappointed!
8. Washington, D.C.
What better place to catch some Pokémon than in Washington, D.C. where you’ll also take in some historical sights? This two-bedroom apartment includes a rooftop, which houses two pools and provides an incredible view of the capitol. The apartment also has an outdoor common area and a gym. When you’re not actively catching Pokémon, this is a great place to recharge. The apartment offers free Wi-Fi and is fully furnished.
9. Anaheim, California
Home to Disneyland and California Adventure, Anaheim, California is a must-visit for the Pokémon Go player. This three-bedroom home just 0.9 miles from the parks features a fully-equipped kitchen and a built-in pool. What’s not to love about this place? Don’t forget to leave this incredible home once in a while to go find those Pokémon, they’re waiting!
This article was written by Julianne Aiello.