Hermitage, PA

Travel Guide

Explore a historic canal system, browse shops downtown or spend a day on a lake in this northwest Pennsylvanian city.

Play a round of golf at one of the only free courses in the U.S., spend a day shopping or go fishing on a lake in Hermitage, a small city in northwest Pennsylvania.

Explore small boutiques downtown and large retail centers such as the Shenango Valley Mall. Indulge your sweet tooth at local chocolate makers Daffin’s Candies, which also offers factory tours during the production season, mid-September through mid-April.

Whether you are a golfing professional or are picking up your clubs for the first time, play a round at Buhl Farm Golf Course. The only free public golf course in the United States has a 9-hole course and a driving range suitable for the whole family. The course is open from April through September.

Enjoy the great outdoors at Shenango River Lake, a short drive north of downtown. Pack a picnic or go hiking along the lake’s shores. Bring comfortable shoes and walk the short Seth Myers or Coonie trails, which are dotted with informational plaques about the area’s plants and animals. If you want to stay overnight, book a site at the large campground. Bring a rod to try catching several species of fish that call the lake home.

History enthusiasts flock to the remnants of the Erie Extension Canal, which played an important role in developing northwest Pennsylvania. Lock Number 10, a well-preserved portion of the canal, is located just less than 1-mile (1.6 kilometers) downstream from the Shenango River Lake.

The major metropolis of Pittsburgh is just over a 1-hour drive from Hermitage. Pittsburgh International Airport offers regular flights to destinations all over the world. Rent a car from the airport. There are plenty of scenic spots to stop along the way. Once in Hermitage, the easiest way to explore the area is by rental car. Explore downtown Hermitage on foot.

Royal Motel
Royal Motel
2 out of 5
301 S Hermitage Rd, Hermitage, PA
The price is $42 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
Situated in Hermitage, this motel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Webb Winery, UPMC Horizon - Shenango Valley, and Fresenius Medical Care at Sharon Regional Health ...
3.8/5 Good! (458 reviews)
"Nice room."

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2022

Royal Motel
Quality Inn
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
3200 S Hermitage Road, Hermitage, PA
The price is $53 per night from Feb 13 to Feb 14
Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from Westminster College and within 25 mi (40 km) of Sharon Speedway and Grove City Premium Outlets. ...
3.4/5 Good! (372 reviews)
"It was good"

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2022

Quality Inn
Red Roof Inn & Suites Hermitage
Red Roof Inn & Suites Hermitage
2 out of 5
2700 Wilson Ave., Hermitage, PA
The price is $60 per night from Jan 23 to Jan 24
Situated in Hermitage, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Webb Winery and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from UPMC Horizon - Shenango Valley. Fresenius Medical Care at Sharon ...
3.2/5 (640 reviews)
"Front desk was extremely friendly. Easy check in. But towels were dirty, blankets were stained, and there was trash in the room still."

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2021

Red Roof Inn & Suites Hermitage
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Michelle's Cozy Barn Room!
Michelle's Cozy Barn Room!
East Palestine, OH
The price is $29 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
Situated in a rural location, this vacation home is within 9 mi (15 km) of SNPJ Slovenian Heritage Center, Goodhope Speedway, and The Links at Firestone Farms. ...
Michelle's Cozy Barn Room!
Home2 Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Cranberry
Home2 Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Cranberry
3 out of 5
1401 Cranberry Woods Drive, Cranberry Township, PA
The price is $97 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
Situated in Cranberry Township, this aparthotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex and within 6 mi (10 km) of UPMC Passavant - Cranberry and ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (758 reviews)
"The check in staff was SO friendly! The location was perfect for my travel needs. So close to the PA turnpike exit for those on a long trip."

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2022

Home2 Suites by Hilton Pittsburgh Cranberry
Home2 Suites By Hilton Youngstown
Home2 Suites By Hilton Youngstown
3 out of 5
5580 Interstate Boulevard, Austintown, OH
The price is $135 per night from Jan 23 to Jan 24
Situated in the entertainment district, this aparthotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Valley Race Course and within 6 mi (10 km) of Our Lady ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (358 reviews)
"It was a very nice hotel room, it was clean and had everything we needed."

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2021

Home2 Suites By Hilton Youngstown
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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