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A Sophisticated Retreat Right By Hershey Park!

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Pool
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2 bedrooms, Internet
TV

Overview of A Sophisticated Retreat Right By Hershey Park!

A Sophisticated Retreat Right By Hershey Park!

4.8/5 Exceptional

Entire home

2 bedrooms3 bathroomsSleeps 8

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Hot tub

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGiant Center16 min walk
  • Popular LocationAntique Automobile Club of America Museum19 min walk
  • Popular LocationHershey's Chocolate World4 min drive
  • AirportHarrisburg, PA (MDT-Harrisburg Intl.)17 min drive

Space details

2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 8
1200 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    2 twin/single beds
Common area
    1 sleep sofa/futon
Bathroom 1
    Shower
Bathroom 2
    Shower
Bathroom 3
    No shower or bathtub

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

A Sophisticated Retreat Right By Hershey Park!

Family-friendly vacation home with water park and spa tub
This charming, 19th century brick townhouse (fully renovated in the Spring of 2012) is the closest vacation rental property to Hershey Park, Botanical Gardens and Zoo America, while ideally located in the quiet surroundings of a small neighborhood. Just down the street is a park playground for children near the Swatara Creek, which also offers great fishing, swimming, and canoe/kayaking.

The Travelers’ Post is a two-storey home impeccably furnished with casual elegance and gracious hospitality in mind. It has the feel of a boutique hotel – that’s all yours! The first floor has a living area with a pull-out couch and TV/DVD entertainment, full gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite countertops, everything you need to prepare your own meals, as well as a powder room and washer/dryer. Two upstairs bedrooms, one with a four-poster queen bed, the other with a pair of twin beds, have attached baths that are sleek and modern with glass-enclosed showers and tile floors. All spaces are designed to provide soothing havens for rest and gathering, tastefully appointed with world art, textiles and antiques. The private backyard terrace with dining area is perfect for family entertaining, framed by lush foliage and dotted with decorative planters and twinkling lights. When you’ve had a busy day of enjoying the local attractions, return to your personal retreat and relax in the hot tub or sauna!
Guest accommodations at this vacation home offer washers/dryers. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations all include kitchens. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.
Recreational amenities at the vacation home include a water park and a spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Spa tub

Internet

  • Internet access

Parking and transportation

  • Car recommended

Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • 3 bathrooms
  • Bathtub or shower

Entertainment

  • TV

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Terrace

Laundry

  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • Near a hospital
  • Near outlet shopping
  • Near a zoo
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Water park
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Casino nearby
  • Theme parks nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby

General

  • Sleeps 8
  • Unit size: 1200 sq ft (111 sq m)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

A Sophisticated Retreat Right By Hershey Park! Hershey

About this area

Hershey

This vacation home is located on a river and in an area with great shopping. Hershey Theatre is a cultural highlight and some of the area's popular attractions include Hershey's Chocolate World and Hersheypark. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Giant Center or Hersheypark Stadium. Water tubing and fishing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking and cave exploring nearby. Guests love the property's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Giant Center - 16 min walk
  • Antique Automobile Club of America Museum - 19 min walk
  • Hershey's Chocolate World - 4 min drive
  • Hersheypark Arena - 4 min drive
  • Hersheypark Stadium - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Harrisburg Transportation Center - 17 min drive
  • Harrisburg Intl. Airport (MDT) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bob Evans — 3 min drive
  • Red Robin — 4 min drive
  • Houlihan's — 4 min drive
  • Soda Jerk — 4 min drive
  • Devon Seafood Grill — 4 min drive

Frequently asked questions

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 33 out of 39 reviews
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5/5 Excellent

Great Stay and Super Close to Hershey
Thank you so much for a wonderful stay! Brant was amazingly hospitable and responded right away anytime we reached out. The property is 5 minutes from the park and is a beautiful home. We had a great experience and highly recommend this property.

4/5 Good

Super close to Hershey Park
Place was very clean. Had a very old house feel with updated kitchen and bathrooms. Beautiful floors. Super close drive to Hershey. Easy communication with owner.

5/5 Excellent

Outstanding property!!!
Loved the house so much. It has an elegance and comfort that was amazing. The kitchen is so well appointed! Everything a family could possibly need to prep all meals. The beds are comfortable and the rooms cozy. The bathrooms reminded us of boutique hotels we’ve stayed. Great internet, TV, DVDs provided as well as an XBox. The back area is relaxing and welcoming. The furnishings are modern but they exposed brick and original hardwood floors are a nod to the original design. I felt like we were far away from the “tourist” areas. There is a very neighborhood feel, but in 5 mins you are at all the Hershey tourist locations as well as surrounded by all the food and stores you can think of. I highly recommend this house over the Hershey lodging choices!!! We will be returning!!

5/5 Excellent

Perfect location to reconnect with long-time friends
We had a fabulous stay at the Traveler's Post. The sauna was a hit with everyone. The owner lives in one half of the house, but we only saw him coming and going in the driveway. We had all the privacy we were expecting. The house is cozy with artistic decor. It is a prime location, and we were 10 minutes from everything! I highly recommend this rental, and I would definitely rent it again.

4/5 Good

Great weekend in Hershey
Very nice property. Extremely clean and close to the park and downtown. In a strange location but not an issue if you are comfortable driving everywhere.