Destination guide

The historic city of Hancock awaits you

The area's festivals and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Hancock. Travelers to this scenic city praise the biking, hiking and restaurants. 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 and around Hancock

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hancock a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whitetail Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Long Acres Alpaca Farm (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Hagerstown Speedway (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hancock

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hancock 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:

  • Berkeley Springs State Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Cacapon Resort State Park (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Buchanan's Birthplace State Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hancock

The nearest airport is in Martinsburg, WV (MRB-Eastern West Virginia Regional), located 22.7 mi (36.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), which is 23.9 mi (38.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Hancock?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 122 vacation rentals near Hancock. From 33 Houses to 77 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hancock for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cacapon Resort State Park: 137 vacation rentals
  • Berkeley Springs State Park: 140 vacation rentals
  • Peacemaker National Training Center: 144 vacation rentals
  • Paw Paw Tunnel: 128 vacation rentals
  • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park: 138 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 33 Houses in Hancock. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hancock include:

  • Cabins: 77 rentals available
  • Cottages: 77 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 77 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hancock?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 50 vacation rentals with pool available in Hancock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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