Destination guide

Travel to lively Shippensburg

The area's live music and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Shippensburg. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, baseball games and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Shippensburg

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Shippensburg has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cluggy's Family Amusement Center (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Majestic Ridge Golf Course (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Adams County Winery (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • South Mountain Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Mountain View Golf Club (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shippensburg

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Shippensburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Caledonia State Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Pine Grove Furnance State Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Norlo Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Children's Lake (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Renfrew Museum and Park (21.3 mi / 34.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Shippensburg

The nearest airport is in Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), located 26.9 mi (43.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 35.7 mi (57.5 km) away.

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

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

  • Shippensburgs University: 35 vacation rentals
  • Shippen House: 35 vacation rentals
  • Conference Center at Shippensburg University: 34 vacation rentals
  • Luhrs Performing Arts Center: 34 vacation rentals
  • Gettysburg National Military Park: 52 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shippensburg 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 Shippensburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 4 Houses in Shippensburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shippensburg include:

  • Cabins: 8 rentals available
  • Cottages: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Shippensburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 19 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Shippensburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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