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 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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around York?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 416 house rentals around York. From 73 Cabins to 188 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around York is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to York?

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

  • Haines Shoe House: 132 home rentals
  • York City Ice Arena: 58 home rentals
  • Rocky Ridge Park: 167 home rentals
  • Penn State York: 60 home rentals
  • DreamWrights Youth and Family Theatre: 57 home rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in York?

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

  • Houses: 188 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 73 lodging choices
  • Farmhouses: 30 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in York?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 51 vacation homes with pool available in York.