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Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!

Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!


Property Details

Updated: May 27, 2015
3 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath, Sleeps 8-9

Our home is nestled in the quaint village of Union Deposit. Within minutes you can be at one of the areas many major attractions including but certainly not limited to Hershey Park, The Giant Center, Zoo America, the Botanical Gardens, the Antique Auto Museum and downtown Hershey. The property overlooks the Swatara Creek which was once part of the Historic Union Canal and today it offers many aquatic recreational activities for our guests. During the summer months kayaks, canoes and people floating down the creek on inner tubes is a regular sight.

This beautiful two store home is very inviting with beautiful updates while retaining the charm of the home creating a relaxing atmosphere. The first floor has a beautifully remodeled kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The kitchen is open to the dining and sun room areas creating a great space for gathering to enjoy the company of your family and friends.

The living room provides another great entertaining space with a large 50” TV, complete with a DVD player and Wii gaming console so be sure to pack your games! The living room also doubles as a sleeping area with two twin size pull out beds. A pack and play and high chair are provided for our youngest guests.

The second floor offers two bedrooms, the master suite with a queen bed and the second bedroom with two twin beds. There is a large updated bathroom situated between the two bedrooms upstairs with a walk in shower and relaxing whirlpool tub.

The detached 'Popcorn House' offers an additional private bedroom with queen bed just steps from the main home. The 'Popcorn House' has quite a unique past, it once stood at the rear of the property at two intersecting streets where previous residents of the home made and sold popcorn during World War II. It was moved to its current location in the 1980’s.

Each bedroom offers a 32” flat screen TV with cable access. Free WIFI access is also provided during your stay.

There are two playgrounds within close proximity of the home for your children to enjoy, one is located just a short two block walk from the home behind the South Hanover Elementary School and the other is just down the street on the banks of the Swatara Creek.

The private deck between the main home and 'Popcorn House', as well as the wrap around porch, are perfect for relaxing and enjoying the company of family and friends.

Please come and relax in our beautiful home, conveniently located near many of the areas amazing attractions!

Call us today to discuss your stay and to see if our home is a good fit for you and your family!

More Details
  • Sleeps 9
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards

Recent Review

About the Owner

Having grown up in a small town 30 miles east of Hershey, our family made many trips to the area growing up and it holds a special place in our heart. We are close by should you require assistance during your stay.

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Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!
+1 -717-269-0113
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
New York, NY

Remarkable discovery!

  • 5 of 5
Cozy, convenient, clean - a perfect home for a short stay. A very convenient drive from NYC, plus it's only 2 minutes from Hershey! Why spend a fortune on amusement park food when you have an amazingly large and modern kitchen with all the amenities to prepare well cooked meals at home! Breakfast every morning at home, and BBQ at night! Plus, nothing is more relaxing than kicking your feet up on the porch rocking chairs after a long day. What a perfect summer treat! The house is in perfect condition: comfy beds and well stocked linens and towels. A perfect, Dutch Country setting for any occasion/vacation!
  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review your stay! We are glad you and your family enjoyed your time in our home. We strive to provide a clean, comfortable and convenient home away from home for every guest.
Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!
+1 -717-269-0113
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country

The Sisters

  • 5 of 5
Excellent sisters and I with all the grand-kiddos enjoyed every minute of our stay. Nice relaxing dinner on the deck. The kids had a good Hershey park then coming back to play in the yard. Beautiful home , kitchen well stocked , clean and great all around. Thanks for sharing your beautiful cozy home.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words! The location of our home makes it very convenient for anyone looking to visit the Hershey and surrounding area attractions. Please come back to see us again!
Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!
+1 -717-269-0113
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Amazing find!

  • 5 of 5
We can't say enough about how much we enjoyed our stay here. A stone's throw to the park, but somehow still feels in a beautiful and rural setting - also only 25 minutes (or less) to Mt. Gretna and other trails and parks. The house is amazing - very well kept, updated and well-working appliances, well-stocked kitchen and linens. Yet it still retains a rustic feel with a clear attention to artistic detail that achieves a beautiful charm. The yard is beautifully maintained, and the neighborhood is quaint and quiet. We will definitely stay here again when we are in the area.
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Thank you, we strive to make each and every guest's stay a pleasant and relaxing experience! Please come back to see us again!
Amazing Location! Relaxing, Updated Home Just 2 Minutes To Hershey Park!
+1 -717-269-0113
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Knoxville, Tennessee

Awesome Home!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I absolutely loved this home! It was beautiful and spacious inside and out which made it very comfortable for my family of 9 during our stay! It was located right around the coner from resturants, outlets, and Hershey's theme parks which saved us gas and made everything easy to find! My family and I would definitely stay here again!
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, we are very glad you enjoyed your stay in our home and the Hershey area!


From the Owner

From our first step in the door we fell in love with the charm and character of this home and property. We enjoy every moment we get to spend in the home! We hope that you can make your own special memories during your stay!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Harrisburg International Airport at 10 Miles Nearest Barpub : Several with 2 miles at 2 Miles Nearest Golf : Deer Valley Golf Course at 2.5 Miles Nearest Train : Middletown at 7 Miles Nearest Motorway : I81, PA Turnpike at 6 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Several within 2 miles at 2 Miles Car: recommended

Located just minutes from Hershey Park and the town of Hershey. Many local attractions are within a short drive, including but certainly not limited to: Gettysburg, Lancaster County Amish Country, Lititz, The Strasburg Railroad and many other great local attractions.


From $325 Per night

Rental rates

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May 16 2015 - Aug 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

  • Cleaning $75.00 + Tax
  • Pet Fee $100.00 + Tax
  • Refundable damage deposit $300.00
  • Tax Rate 6.0%

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Updated: May 27, 2015


From the Owner

The house is located close to many area attractions so you can get your fun filled activities started sooner and stay longer!

Property Type

  • house


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Village
  • Water View


  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 1650 sq. ft.


  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Downstairs Bathroom - toilet, Powder room with sink and toilet
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet, shower, jetted tub, Remodeled bath with a walk-in shower and jetted tub


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Master Suite - 1 queen, Handmade queen platform bed, carpet, antique furniture
  • Suite No. 2 - 2 twin/ single, Two twin beds, great for children!
  • The 'Popcorn' House - 1 queen, One queen bed, hardwood flooring


  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • The living room provides additional sleeping provisions with two pull out twin beds. A folding cot with 4" foam mattress is also provided.

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