Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Middletown

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Middletown. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and bars. Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Middletown

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Middletown a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hershey's Chocolate World (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Conewago Recreation Trailhead (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Deer Valley Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • ZooAmerica (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Middletown

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

  • Indian Echo Caverns (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Kohl Memorial Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Hershey Gardens (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • City Island (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Riverfront Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Wildwood Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Middletown

Fly into Harrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.), the closest airport, located 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Harrisburg, PA (HAR-Capital City), which is 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Middletown Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Middletown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 223 holiday lettings around Middletown. From 47 houses to 54 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Middletown?

If you're the sort of adventurer who loves staying in the thick of things, you may want to think about crashing somewhere central. HomeAway has 20 centrally located rental homes available. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has plenty more property options to discover, including:

  • 14 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 11 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 7 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a hotel in Middletown?

Turn on the television and lay back in those soft sheets — maybe even order up a little room service if you're feeling indulgent. There's nothing like a good hotel room. There are 61 options listed on HomeAway. Rooms start at £34 per night. If that doesn't suit your crew's taste, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • House: 49 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £31 per night.
  • Apartment: 22 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.
  • Condo: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £94 per night.

Can I stay in Middletown in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as exploring somewhere entirely new with friends and family. The best news is HomeAway has some places suitable for large groups. Presently, house holiday rentals are preferred for big groups of travellers here, and you'll find 9 available on our database. In and around the area, rental properties that are suitable for large groups of guests include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we've got 83 rental accommodation perfect for that size. Stay a night from just £54.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be happy to learn that there are 78 rental properties that are suitable. You can get one for as little as £75 per night.
  • Planning a trip away with a group of 5? We offer 33 holiday rentals that fit the bill. Prices start from £75 per night.

You and your posse will be well looked after when you plan your Middletown adventure with us!