Destination guide

Head to the captivating city of Shamokin

Come and experience Shamokin and its churches, entertainment and festivals. This city is well-known for its restaurants and theme park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday 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 Shamokin

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Shamokin a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Knoebels Amusement Resort (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Red Deer at Rolling Hills Farm (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Spyglass Ridge Winery (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Numidia Raceway (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Hess Recreation Area (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Kidd's Par 3 (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shamokin

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Shamokin is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cameron Park (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Merle Phillips Park (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Hess Recreation Area (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Shikellamy State Park (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Shamokin

Fly into Selinsgrove, PA (SEG-Penn Valley), the closest airport, located 16 mi (25.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Williamsport, PA (IPT-Williamsport Regional), which is 37.2 mi (59.9 km) away.

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

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

  • Susquehanna University: 30 holiday lettings
  • Knoebels Amusement Resort: 27 holiday lettings
  • Columbia County Historical Society: 33 holiday lettings
  • Bill's Old Bike Barn: 45 holiday lettings
  • Bucknell University: 26 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Shamokin. Our other popular types of Shamokin holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 10 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shamokin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Shamokin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.