Destination guide

Relaxing Greentown will entice you

The lake and parks create a pretty picture of Greentown. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the boating, fishing and coffee shops. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Greentown

Are you searching for attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Greentown a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camelback Ski Area (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Lake Wallenpaupack (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Buck Hill Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Costa's Family Fun Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Wood Winery (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Greentown

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Greentown is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Promised Land State Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lake Wallenpaupack (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Tobyhanna State Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • George W. Childs Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Bushkill Falls (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Greentown

Fly into Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl.), the closest airport, located 25.7 mi (41.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Allentown, PA (ABE-Lehigh Valley Intl.), which is 47 mi (75.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Greentown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 835 holiday lettings near Greentown. From 83 Cabins to 567 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 Greentown is on HomeAway.

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

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 Greentown:

  • Lake Harmony Estates: 207 holiday homes
  • Locust Lake Village: 241 holiday homes
  • Wallenpaupauk Lake Estates: 31 holiday homes
  • Mount Pocahontas: 23 holiday homes
  • Shawnee Mountain Ski Area: 487 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 Greentown?

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

  • Promised Land State Park: 1,113 holiday lettings
  • United States Penitentiary Canaan: 423 holiday lettings
  • Costa's Family Fun Park: 606 holiday lettings
  • Bushkill Falls: 373 holiday lettings
  • Camelback Mountain: 1,858 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 83 Cabins in Greentown. Our other popular types of Greentown holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 567 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 83 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 83 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Greentown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 528 holiday homes with pool available in Greentown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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