Destination guide

Artsy Mount Gretna will entice you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Mount Gretna. This city's lake, canoeing and fishing draw many visitors. Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium 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

Sightseeing in and around Mount Gretna

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Mount Gretna has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mount Hope Estate & Winery (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Royal Oaks Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Waltz Vineyards (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Gretna

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mount Gretna is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Union Canal Tunnel Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Hershey Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lititz Springs Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (12 mi / 19.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mount Gretna

The nearest airport is in Lancaster, PA (LNS), located 12.8 mi (20.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), which is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Mount Gretna?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 96 vacation rentals near Mount Gretna. From 38 Cottages to 38 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mount Gretna for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gretna Theatre: 222 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark: 176 vacation rentals
  • Amish Country: 257 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 191 vacation rentals
  • Spooky Nook Sports: 297 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Gretna 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 Cottages in Mount Gretna?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 38 Cottages in Mount Gretna. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mount Gretna include:

  • Cabins: 38 rentals available
  • Houses: 22 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 38 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mount Gretna?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Mount Gretna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.