Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Ephrata

Come and experience Ephrata and its theater scene, entertainment and festivals. Renowned for its musicals, shopping and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Ephrata

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Ephrata has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Wolf Sanctuary of PA (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Lapp Valley Farm (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Waters Edge Mini Golf (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Dutch Wonderland (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Lost Treasure Mini Golf (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ephrata

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Ephrata is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lititz Springs Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Welsh Mountain Nature Preserve (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Longs Park (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Money Rocks County Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ephrata

The nearest airport is in Lancaster, PA (LNS), located 7.4 mi (12 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Reading, PA (RDG-Reading Regional), which is 17.8 mi (28.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ephrata?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 290 vacation rentals near Ephrata. From 136 Houses to 63 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 Ephrata for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Green Dragon Farmer's Market: 298 vacation rentals
  • Horst Auction: 290 vacation rentals
  • Car and Pedal Car Museum: 301 vacation rentals
  • Ephrata Cloister: 300 vacation rentals
  • Ephrata Performing Arts Center: 302 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Houses in Ephrata. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ephrata include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 63 rentals available
  • Cabins: 35 rentals available
  • Cottages: 35 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 Ephrata?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 40 vacation rentals with pool available in Ephrata. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.