Destination guide

Head to the elegant city of Marietta

Come and experience Marietta and its opera, entertainment and history. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and parks. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Marietta

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Marietta a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kreider Farms (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Susquehanna Glass Factory (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • The Vineyard at Grandview (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Eastland Alpacas (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Marietta

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Marietta is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rocky Ridge Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Longs Park (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Old Hawk Lake Golf Course (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • William Kain Park (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Marietta

Fly into Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.9 mi (22.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Lancaster, PA (LNS), which is 14.5 mi (23.3 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Marietta?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 30 vacation rentals near Marietta. From 14 Houses to 5 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 Marietta for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hersheypark: 181 vacation rentals
  • Amish Country: 258 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 198 vacation rentals
  • Spooky Nook Sports: 300 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark Arena: 198 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Marietta. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marietta include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Marietta?

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