Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Hershey

Come and experience Hershey and its theater scene, entertainment and history. This city's chocolate shops, theme park and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions like Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hershey

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Hershey has to offer. 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 (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • ZooAmerica (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Hersheypark (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Deer Valley Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Spring Gate Vineyard (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hershey

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Hershey is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Indian Echo Caverns (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Union Canal Tunnel Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Hershey

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 8.2 mi (13.2 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 11.5 mi (18.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Hershey?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 137 vacation rentals near Hershey. From 45 Houses to 37 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hershey for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Hersheypark: 160 vacation rentals
  • Hershey's Chocolate World: 171 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark Stadium: 171 vacation rentals
  • Hersheypark Arena: 171 vacation rentals
  • Hershey Country Club: 173 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Hershey. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hershey include:

  • Cottages: 37 rentals available
  • Cabins: 37 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 8 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 Hershey?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation rentals with pool available in Hershey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.