Destination guide

Why people love visiting captivating New Cumberland

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of New Cumberland. Renowned for its restaurants, chocolate shops and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Hershey's Chocolate World and Pennsylvania State Capitol are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around New Cumberland

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes New Cumberland a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Ski Roundtop (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Spring Gate Vineyard (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Cumberland

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, New Cumberland is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • City Island (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Riverfront Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Wildwood Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Indian Echo Caverns (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around New Cumberland

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), located 1.3 mi (2.1 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 (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), which is 5.4 mi (8.8 km) away.

Where to stay around New Cumberland?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 74 vacation rentals near New Cumberland. From 34 Houses to 17 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 New Cumberland for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hersheypark: 172 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 184 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark Arena: 185 vacation rentals
  • Little Buffalo State Park: 32 vacation rentals
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park: 113 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Cumberland 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 New Cumberland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 34 Houses in New Cumberland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in New Cumberland include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in New Cumberland?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in New Cumberland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.