Destination guide

Travel to arty Mechanicsburg

Enjoy the area's art galleries, entertainment and architecture with a rental holiday home in Mechanicsburg. This city's shopping, university setting and restaurants draw many visitors. Hershey's Chocolate World and Pennsylvania State Capitol are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Mechanicsburg

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Mechanicsburg a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)
  • Sports Emporium (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Boiling Springs Pool (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Ski Roundtop (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mechanicsburg

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mechanicsburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • City Island (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Riverfront Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Children's Lake (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wildwood Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Fort Hunter Mansion and Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Mechanicsburg

Fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), the closest airport, located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), which is 13.4 mi (21.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mechanicsburg?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 88 holiday lettings around Mechanicsburg. From 21 flats & apartments to 35 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mechanicsburg? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mechanicsburg. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bowmansdale Stoner Covered Bridge: 120 holiday lettings
  • Williams Grove Speedway: 110 holiday lettings
  • Messiah College: 121 holiday lettings
  • Paulus Farm Market: 206 holiday lettings
  • Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg: 206 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mechanicsburg listed on 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 Flats in Mechanicsburg?

Yes, of course. offers 21 Flats in Mechanicsburg. Our other popular types of Mechanicsburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mechanicsburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Mechanicsburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.