Destination guide

Artsy Mount Gretna will entice you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Mount Gretna. This city's lake, canoeing and fishing draw many visitors. Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Mount Gretna

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Mount Gretna has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mount Hope Estate & Winery (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Royal Oaks Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Waltz Vineyards (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Gretna

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mount Gretna is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Union Canal Tunnel Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Hershey Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Lititz Springs Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Mount Gretna

The nearest airport is in Lancaster, PA (LNS), located 12.8 mi (20.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), which is 15.2 mi (24.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Mount Gretna?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 99 holiday lettings near Mount Gretna. From 38 Cottages to 38 Cabins, 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 Mount Gretna is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Gretna Theatre: 212 holiday lettings
  • Amish Country: 245 holiday lettings
  • Hershey Gardens: 190 holiday lettings
  • Elizabethtown Station: 235 holiday lettings
  • Longs Park: 280 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Gretna 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 Cottages in Mount Gretna?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 38 Cottages in Mount Gretna. Our other popular types of Mount Gretna holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 38 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mount Gretna?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Gretna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.