Destination guide

The captivating area of Lancaster awaits your stay

The area's festivals and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lancaster. This city's sporting events, cycling and ice skating draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Lancaster

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Lancaster a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hocking Hills Canopy Tours (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Slate Run Living Historical Farm (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Manchester Hill Winery (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Adventure Golf at Rempel's Grove (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Spotted Horse Ranch (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Columbus Washboard Factory (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lancaster

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lancaster. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wahkeena Nature Preserve (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Rockbridge State Nature Preserve (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Lockville Canal Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Chestnut Ridge Metro Park (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Cantwell Cliffs (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Lake Logan State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lancaster

The nearest airport is in Columbus, OH (CMH-John Glenn Columbus Intl.), located 25.3 mi (40.7 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Lancaster?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 176 holiday lettings near Lancaster. From 114 Cabins to 15 Houses, 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 Lancaster is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lancaster?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lancaster:

  • Victorian Village: 28 holiday homes
  • Italian Village: 36 holiday homes
  • The Ohio State University: 18 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 37 holiday homes
  • Short North: 46 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Georgian Museum: 238 holiday lettings
  • Sherman House Museum: 240 holiday lettings
  • Hocking Hills State Park: 340 holiday lettings
  • Newark Earthworks: 20 holiday lettings
  • Creekside Gahanna: 116 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 114 Cabins in Lancaster. Our other popular types of Lancaster holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 114 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 114 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lancaster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Lancaster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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