Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Gettysburg

Enjoy the area's museums, history and theater scene and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Gettysburg. This welcoming city is known for its local tours, shopping and restaurants. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Gettysburg

Are you searching for 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 check out everything that Gettysburg has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mulligan MacDuffer Adventure Golf (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Mountain View Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Adams County Winery (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Liberty Mountain Ski Resort (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Carroll Valley Resort Golf Courses (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • The Bridges Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in Gettysburg

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gettysburg is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Caledonia State Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Pine Grove Furnance State Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Union Mills Homestead Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Catoctin Mountain Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Codorus State Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Gettysburg

The nearest airport is in Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), located 28 mi (45 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 33.5 mi (54 km) away.

Where to stay around Gettysburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 97 holiday lettings near Gettysburg. From 15 Cabins to 46 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gettysburg 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 Gettysburg?

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

  • Gettysburg Museum of History: 93 holiday lettings
  • Gettysburg Battlefield Museum: 95 holiday lettings
  • Gettysburg Heritage Center: 94 holiday lettings
  • Historic Farnsworth House: 94 holiday lettings
  • The David Wills House: 93 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Cabins in Gettysburg. Our other popular types of Gettysburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 7 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 Gettysburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Gettysburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.