Destination guide

The historical city of Hancock awaits you

The area's festivals and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Hancock. Travellers to this scenic city praise the cycling, hiking and restaurants. 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

Activities and attractions in and around Hancock

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Hancock a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whitetail Ski Resort (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Long Acres Alpaca Farm (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Hagerstown Speedway (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hancock

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hancock is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Berkeley Springs State Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Cacapon Resort State Park (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Buchanan's Birthplace State Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hancock

The nearest airport is in Martinsburg, WV (MRB-Eastern West Virginia Regional), located 22.7 mi (36.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Hagerstown, MD (HGR-Hagerstown Regional), which is 23.9 mi (38.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Hancock?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 124 holiday lettings near Hancock. From 36 Houses to 75 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hancock for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shepherdstown Opera House: 128 holiday lettings
  • For the Kids, By George Children's Museum: 185 holiday lettings
  • Rumsey Monument: 128 holiday lettings
  • Cacapon Resort State Park: 137 holiday lettings
  • Shepherd University: 129 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 36 Houses in Hancock. Our other popular types of Hancock holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 75 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 Hancock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Hancock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.