Destination guide

Secluded Dover will entice you

The forests and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Dover. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its shopping and restaurants. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Dover

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Dover has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (21.6 mi / 34.7 km)
  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Ski Roundtop (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Heritage Hill Golf Course (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • The Bridges Golf Club (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Dover

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

  • Gifford Pinchot State Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Old Hawk Lake Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Rocky Ridge Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • William Kain Park (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Codorus State Park (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • City Island (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dover

The nearest airport is in Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), located 13.5 mi (21.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 13.9 mi (22.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dover?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 39 holiday lettings around Dover. From 23 houses to 4 flats & apartments, 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 Dover? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dover. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bowmansdale Stoner Covered Bridge: 131 holiday lettings
  • York City Ice Arena: 58 holiday lettings
  • Carlisle Theatre: 89 holiday lettings
  • Nissley Vineyards and Winery Estate: 262 holiday lettings
  • Carlisle Country Market: 87 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dover 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 Houses in Dover?

Yes, of course. offers 23 Houses in Dover. Our other popular types of Dover holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 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 Dover?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Dover. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.