Destination guide

Remote Dover will entice you

The forests and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Dover. This relaxing city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. 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 Dover

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

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Ski Roundtop (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Heritage Hill Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • The Bridges Golf Club (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Dover

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dover. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Old Hawk Lake Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • William Kain Park (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Codorus State Park (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • City Island (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)

How to get to and around Dover

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 13.5 mi (21.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 13.9 mi (22.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Dover?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 28 holiday lettings near Dover. From 14 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dover is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dover?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dover. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Martin's Potato Chips Inc.: 47 holiday lettings
  • Hershey Gardens: 191 holiday lettings
  • Elizabethtown Station: 235 holiday lettings
  • York City Ice Arena: 55 holiday lettings
  • Rocky Ridge Park: 160 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dover listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dover?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 14 Houses in Dover. Our other popular types of Dover holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Dover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.