10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Lancaster, Pennsylvania - Updated 2022

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Home to many distinguished Americans and one of the oldest towns in the USA, Lancaster in Pennsylvania is a quaint town that combines history with modernity. Due to its close ties to the Amish community, Lancaster is also often referred to as ‘Pennsylvania Dutch Country’. It is the perfect place to learn about Amish culture and experience it in the form of special events, vintage stores selling handmade Amish goods, buggy rides, etc. There is plenty of historical architecture alongside picturesque countryside to see in Lancaster. Boutiques, museums, bars, restaurants, art galleries, antique shops, opera, farmers markets, etc., are to be found aplenty here! Vacation homes here range from downtown apartments to sandstone farmhouses to cute cottages. So come and take a look at the best Vrbo accommodations in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

1. Luxury home featuring a gourmet kitchen (from USD 225)

Experience living in the lap of refined luxury at this sizable vacation home in downtown Lancaster. The house has a chic décor, and elegant furnishings and fixtures in the open plan living and dining area, along with a beautiful gourmet kitchen. The bedrooms are housed on the upper floors and furnished just as luxuriously as the ground level rooms. The charm of the house is revealed in its artfully exposed corners of brick walls, beautiful hardwood floors and a sunny outdoor deck. Conveniently located in the downtown area, the house is at a walking distance from a multitude of restaurants, bars, art galleries and boutiques.

Sycamore Downtown Vista
41 reviews  Wifi Available
townhome 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It is roomy and has a great outside deck on the second level
The beds were so comfortable with great sheets and pillows
Three couples stayed here as we were attending a wedding
The bedrooms are large and the master suite on the 3rd floor is massive
It was nice to sit down as a family at the large table and talk for a bit after our activities
Cleanliness:
The property is exactly as described Very clean and comfortable
Property was beautiful and exactly as stated online
well There were plenty of towels comfortable beds and the entire space was extremely clean
Host:
we had a great experience and found the property managers to be very nice helpful and receptive to our questions
Lititz PA was amazing with visits to Wilbur Chocolates and great unique boutique shops
We enjoyed our experience a lot Becky was super responsive answering questions quickly and accurately The property worked perfectly for our large family
This spacious recently remodeled home has every creature comfort with attractive high end fixtures and bathed in natural light While appointed with modern touches this home still feels comfortab...
The best recommendation I can give is the next timer we visit Lancaster
Location:
The location is right downtown
That is called "City Life"
The property is very close to several kid activities including 10 mins from Dutch Wonderland
But just took a few minutes to get out of town Beautiful apartment
Beautiful city oasis close and convenient to lovely restaurants in a charming section of Lancaster
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2. Clean apartment close to Amish Country (from USD 224)

Enjoy the convenience of being close to all the major attractions of Lancaster at this two storey apartment that has four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The apartment has a spacious and full kitchen equipped with all the essentials should you choose to prepare all your meals at home. The house also has an open plan sitting and dining area. Amish Country is just a 10-minute drive away. Franklin & Marshall College is right across the apartment building, which provides guests with easy access to shops, restaurants and other downtown Lancaster attractions.

Walk everywhere! Family friendly, by Franklin & Marshall, 10 min drive 2 Amish.
33 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
and the kitchen is well stocked with basic cooking amenities you might need to prepare or heat food
Dont judge by the photos
The house is spacious and immaculate
so there were four bedrooms each with it's own bathroom
We chose this property because we needed lodging large enough to accommodate our children and grandchildren and because it is walking distance to an orthodox shul
Cleanliness:
The apartment is very very clean
The lodging was very comfortable and clean
However this unit was extremely clean and very neat
The house was clean and Rabbi Elazar Green was very welcoming
The property is exactly as described Beds were very comfortable
Host:
The owner is very gracious accommodating and quick to respond to any concerns or needs
and he let us in right away
The owner was easy to work with and we enjoyed our stay
Truly Kind people clean and just wonderful all the way around
The property is very nice and well maintained
Location:
It is very close to many restaurants
Very close to fast food and convience stores
It was a 5 minute easy drive downtown
The location was great for our group as we were able to walk to a few restaurants
Chabad House is a spotless well thought out apt that was perfect for out
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3. Family-friendly vacation home for eight (from USD 308)

This four-bedroom four-bathroom ground-floor apartment in downtown Lancaster is the perfect vacation rental for families or large groups. It has a well-furnished living room with a flat-screen television and free wifi. There is a spacious dining-cum-kitchen area inclusive of all appliances. The spacious bedrooms are well-appointed. Many convenience shops are at walking distance from the apartment. Franklin & Marshall College is right across the street.

Great Ground Floor Apartment - City Location
Lancaster, PA, US
4 reviews
Apartment 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and in order
Host:
owner was very responsive to any issues
Location:
the common kitchen area was a great central hang out area too
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4. Charming 1840s house near Lancaster (from USD 195)

As charming is the brick exterior of this 19th-century house, the interior is just as modern and well-appointed. The house has original local artwork, hardwood floors, a fully equipped kitchen and a formal dining room, along with a family room and a cosy living room. The bedrooms are large and bright, and the bathrooms are updated. A washer and dryer, and an outdoor deck are also available for guests’ use. Lampeter Café is at a walking distance from the house. Downtown Lancaster is a 10-minute drive away.

Beautiful Single Family 1840's Brick House
34 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
Living room was plenty big enough to accommodate use comfortably as was the dining room
The home is old but updated and the pictures do not do much justice
The master bedroom on the first floor was so comfortable - with a huge fireplace
but you have to be in the upstairs bedrooms
There was plenty of room and lots of parking
Cleanliness:
Very clean and surprisingly spacious
Host:
Owner was great to work with
The owner too was very nice and greeted us when we arrived
Very nice property well maintained
And the owner was kind and very responsive to our questions
A very spacious house completely renovated but retaining many original features Our family of five grandparents daughter and grandsons two and four spent a wonderful 3 days here
Location:
Many horse and buggies passed by the house
What a great location in the Amish Country
Great house and location to everything in Lancaster
Lampeter Cafe is a must visit Gas station conveniently located just a block away as well
Beautiful property and a great location - not too far from shopping and dining but enough off the beaten path to enjoy the serene farmlands and countryside Located on a semi-busy road
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5. Renovated house for a relaxing vacation (from USD 190)

Enjoy a relaxing family vacation, a weekend getaway or a romantic escapade in this renovated Cape Cod-style home. The house has a contemporary décor with an open plan layout in the living, dining and kitchen areas. The kitchen is fitted with stainless steel appliances, and the house also has a cosy breakfast nook and a wood-burning fireplace in the living area. The bedrooms are tastefully appointed with high-quality furnishings for maximum comfort. The back patio and grill are also available to guests. Cafés, restaurants, and shops are at walking distance from the house.

Cozy Cape in Millersville
66 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The cozy capecod is really cozy
The new air conditioners in the upstairs bedrooms kept us very comfortable
This can be done in the basement where the laundry room is
Staying at the cozy cape was wonderful
However we found good solutions to both: a fan in the master bedroom drowned out the road noise and a fan blowing the nice cold air downstairs into the bedrooms upstairs
Cleanliness:
The house was very clean and organized
It was impeccably clean & tidy
We arrived and everything was very clean
The cozy cape was very clean and nice
The "Cozy Cape" was everything the description said and more
Host:
Julie was a great host
Julie was very sweet and showed wonderful hospitality
The owner could not have been nicer and very available
she was a wonderful host
the owner is very nice and responds to inquiries in a timely manner I enjoyed talking with her
Location:
Great location house and amenities
I think we left the house in pretty good condition - running the dishwasher
The house was clean and cozy Not a far drive from all we wanted to see
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6. Massive farmhouse with in-ground pool (from USD 967)

Book a stay for your entire party at this large sandstone farmhouse that has acres of landscaped lawns, covered porch, outdoor patio, large swimming pool, fire pit and many other salient features. Inside, the farmhouse is equipped with all the essentials of modern living in the modern kitchen, spacious dining area, updated living room, game room, two family rooms, a sunroom and the various bedrooms. Most rooms in the house have large windows providing views of the massive grounds. Grocery stores and restaurants are a short drive away. Hershey Park and Lancaster are a 30-minute drive away.

Large Stone Farm House With Beautiful In-Ground Pool Across from Nook Sports
Manheim, PA, US
104 reviews
farmhouse 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we liked the spacious rooms and separate sleeping rooms
we all were able to fit in at the kitchen table for meals and games which we loved
we did enjoy the little room where the other refrigerator was because of the table
Cleanliness:
the pool is clean perfect temperature and has a decent deep end
the place was clean and shower pressure was good
clean and suitable for all our needs
would recommend to everyone and i'm fussy about cleanliness
the kids and family enjoyed the pool and all was clean and maintained daily throughout our stay
Host:
the owner is very responsive and helpful
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7. Century-old farmhouse for a group of 12 (from USD 490)

Relax in the peaceful countryside at this renovated 100-year old farmhouse nestled on acres of beautiful grounds. The house has a swimming pool, gardens, and lush greenery all around. The interior of the house is just as massive as the outside, with roomy bedrooms, well-furnished living room, family room, two dining rooms, full kitchen, kid’s room, enclosed sunroom, covered patio, and more! Hershey Park, Echo Caverns, and many other local attractions are less than a 30-minute drive away.

Large Picturesque Farmhouse Nestled On 92 Acres In Beautiful Lancaster County
93 reviews  Wifi Available
farmhouse 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was difficult getting our grandkids to leave the home
The kitchen has everything you need to accommodate a large family
we were there with 6 adults and 4 children ages 1-11
The kitchen is fully equipped and a large open sun room that is perfect for small gathers with 2 ceiling fans Close to Dutch Wonderland and
just prior to our arrival There were 6 adults (28 years to 55 years) and 3 children (17 months 5 years and 7 years) and we were all comfortable no one on top of the other each couple and kids h...
Cleanliness:
The house was very clean
We had a really good time in the pool (which is also very clean )
The house is beautiful very clean and so big
There was ample room and no "wait" time
Pool was clean and well tended
Host:
She replied promptly to all queries & gave us useful information about the local tourist attractions Thanks very much
the owner was excellent to work with and answered all of my questions very promptly
Shari was super easy to communicate with
Let me start by saying that Shari (Property Owner) could not have been more accommodating and responsive than she was during the entire process to include check in making sure we had everything we...
The home and property are absolutely gorgeous
Location:
We enjoyed ourselves and found it to be close to so many activities
The place located on beautiful farmland(there were even longhorns in the pasture )
'N Plenty the next (always fun) and my in-laws in Lancaster another day Never did we have to drive more than 35-40 minutes
The property was beautiful Lots of space
Everyone loved the house and pool and backyard
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8. Countryside 18th-century home with landscaped gardens

Imagine spending your Lancaster vacation in a picturesque 1750s sandstone farmhouse that is surrounded by tall flowering trees, landscaped gardens and the tranquil countryside! That is exactly what you get at this gorgeous historic home that also has a spacious private screened-in porch and a beautiful pool. The interior of the home is rustic and filled with period antiques in its huge formal dining room, family room, living room, massive bedrooms, updated kitchen, etc. Shops, restaurants and cafés are a very short drive away. Sight and Sound Theater and Dutch Wonderland are within a 15 - 30 minutes’ driving distance from the house.

Get away to the country. POOL with privacy*screened porch*Lovely historic home
Lancaster, PA, US
38 reviews
farmhouse 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
so young children need to be watched
The kitchen was well stocked and each bedroom had comfortable mattresses
the kitchen wonderful to use and lots of room at the huge dining table
Four senior couples enjoyed the accommodations and the area
The kitchen is well equipped with top of the line appliances and a wide variety of cooking accessories
Cleanliness:
The house was clean and beautifully decorated
The house was very clean
The beds & linens are extremely comfortable & the property was very quiet
Each bedroom was beautifully decorated
The house was very clean (THANK YOU)
Host:
The plate of baked good waiting for us upon our arrival was most welcoming
The owners were extremely helpful answering all of our questions ahead of time and left us a plate of homemade treats upon our arrival
We loved being greeted with the personal welcome sign and cookies Thank you for the beautiful home
Their homes always are beautifully decorated for the holidays
the owners made sure all areas were ready for our stay
Location:
Many sights and stores near to house made it convent to travel to
There is sufficient grass area to play ball games
The adults loved the Lancaster Central Market
The location is good for local attractions but
The Carpenter Farmhouse is isolated enough so you do not bother neighbors yet within 10 to 15 min of outlets supermarkets
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9. Elegant country cottage minutes from Lancaster

Situated in a picturesque rural community that is just minutes away from Lancaster city is this lovely 1950s restored cottage. With an elegant and contemporary décor inside the cottage, you will not miss any comforts of home. The cottage has a very large, inviting and modern kitchen fully equipped to handle all your cooking needs. A six-person dining table is also located within the kitchen. There is a bright living room with plush seating along with a bonus family room. The bedrooms have luxurious bedding guaranteed to give you a good night’s sleep. A large front yard is also accessible to guests. Lancaster train station is a 12-minute drive away.

Livengood Cottage, Lancaster, PA
1709 Morningside Dr
3 reviews
House 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Restored home for a family of four

Experience all the comforts of modern living at this bright and airy restored apartment located in a charming period building. The apartment is very stylish with contemporary furnishings and fixtures. There is an open plan living, dining and kitchen area with plenty of natural sunlight streaming in from the tall windows. A well-appointed bedroom and bathroom are also available in the apartment. Many shops and restaurants of the downtown area are at a walking distance from the apartment.

The Matilda Suite at Fahnestock House
15 reviews
Apartment 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
2) I was in need of an iron and ironing board and
We stayed as a family of four and never felt cramped with the open kitchen and living area up the stairs to the bathroom and then up two more stairs to the bedroom with a mini sofa and tv Right b...
Lovely Apartment with all of the amenities
nothing like a cup of Joe to welcome one
The kitchen was stocked with the essentials Large airy rooms made the two room apartment very comfortable
Cleanliness:
The place was beautifully decorated
It was nice and clean
They are very communicative and cater to special requests ie 1)
Host:
nice and comfy Shannon was very helpful as well
She left us some local beer and even provided butter when we realized we did not have any
Shannon and Rich are wonderful hosts
We loved all of the historic architecture melded with modern touches
The apartment was very clean and had everything we needed Shannon welcomed us upon arrival and was always available if we needed anything We would definitely rent hear again if in the Lancaster area
Location:
We were able to walk to all the downtown shops and restaurants
Even a sampling of Local Brewery Beer in the Refrigerator
The booking process with Homeaway was quick and easy Shannon and Rich were great hostess's by communicating through Homeaway providing suggestions for restaurants and activities in the area and t...
but once inside it was lovely
Clean bright able to walk to the market which everyone needs to go to at least once Owners of the home were receptive and easy to contact
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Beautiful Lancaster countryside

Whether you are looking for a countryside escape or curious to learn about the Amish culture, Lancaster is the right place for you! Accommodations in this area are rustic and modern, historic and contemporary, charming and convenient. Book your stay at any of the Vrbo properties in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and experience the beautiful Lancaster countryside!

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Isha is a former corporate nobody. She lives a quiet life of travelling, writing, and minding her own business.

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