Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Elizabethtown

Enjoy the live music and other features of Elizabethtown. Renowned for its basketball games, university setting and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Elizabethtown

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Elizabethtown a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Conewago Recreation Trailhead (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • The Vineyard at Grandview (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Eastland Alpacas (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Kreider Farms (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Elizabethtown

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Elizabethtown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indian Echo Caverns (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Hershey Gardens (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Elizabethtown

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 8 mi (12.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 13.5 mi (21.7 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Elizabethtown Station.

Where to stay around Elizabethtown?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 357 vacation rentals near Elizabethtown. From 156 Houses to 76 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Elizabethtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Elizabethtown?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Elizabethtown. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Conewago Recreation Trailhead: 211 vacation rentals
  • Pages Bookstore: 240 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark: 177 vacation rentals
  • Amish Country: 257 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 192 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Elizabethtown listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Elizabethtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 156 Houses in Elizabethtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Elizabethtown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 76 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 59 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Elizabethtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 54 vacation rentals with pool available in Elizabethtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.