Destination guide

Head to the beautiful city of Emmitsburg

Come and experience Emmitsburg and its temples, monuments and history. Travelers appreciate the university setting in this scenic city. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Emmitsburg

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Emmitsburg has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Liberty Mountain Ski Resort (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Carroll Valley Resort Golf Courses (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Catoctin Mountain Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Mountain View Golf Club (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Monterey Country Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mulligan MacDuffer Adventure Golf (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Emmitsburg

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Emmitsburg is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Catoctin Mountain Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Cunningham Falls State Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Renfrew Museum and Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Union Mills Homestead Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Caledonia State Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Emmitsburg

The nearest airport is in Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), located 21.4 mi (34.4 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Emmitsburg?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 70 vacation rentals near Emmitsburg. From 38 Houses to 14 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 Emmitsburg for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mount St. Mary's College: 116 vacation rentals
  • Our Lady of the Mountain: 94 vacation rentals
  • Gettysburg Battlefield Museum: 94 vacation rentals
  • Catoctin Mountain Park: 126 vacation rentals
  • Gettysburg National Military Park: 46 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 38 Houses in Emmitsburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Emmitsburg include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 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 Emmitsburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Emmitsburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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