Destination guide

The artsy city of York awaits you

Take a vacation to York and enjoy the area's theater scene, art galleries and live music. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the shopping, sporting events and local tours. 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

Activities and attractions in and around York

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that York has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Heritage Hill Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • William Kain Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in York

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

  • Old Hawk Lake Golf Course (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • William Kain Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Codorus State Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Indian Echo Caverns (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
Transport

How to get to and around York

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 16.3 mi (26.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 19.1 mi (30.7 km) away.

Where to stay around York?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 412 holiday lettings near York. From 73 Cabins to 184 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near York for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • York City Ice Arena: 57 holiday lettings
  • Rocky Ridge Park: 160 holiday lettings
  • Penn State York: 59 holiday lettings
  • DreamWrights Youth and Family Theatre: 58 holiday lettings
  • The Parliament Arts Collective: 59 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around York 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 Cabins in York?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 73 Cabins in York. Our other popular types of York holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 184 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 29 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 York?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 52 holiday homes with pool available in York. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.