9 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania - Updated 2021

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A Cumberland County borough, Mechanicsburg is a popular destination among those travelling to Harrisburg. The resort town Hershey, with its famous Hersheypark, is just located nearby. Williams Grove Speedway is another huge attraction for tourists in the area. Known for its picturesque environs and brilliant location, Mechanicsburg offers the best of both worlds to visitors. The quietude of a small town and fast-paced fun right around the corner. While in town, don’t forget to check out the famous Mechanicsburg Museum. Before that, zero down on your accommodation by checking out our list of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.

1. Ideal home near attractions (from USD 90)

Spread across two bedrooms, spacious common areas, a kitchenette, and a shared yard, this vacation rental is an ideal accommodation if you’re up to five guests. It is equipped with all standard essentials including complimentary tea and coffee. You can either kick back and relax indoors or make use of the shared outdoor grill area and fire pit for family cook-outs. The place is 10 to 15 minutes’ drive away from several attractions, while Gettysburg, Lancaster, Hersheypark, and Roundtop Mountain Adventure are 30 to 45 minutes away. Note that some domestic cats frequent the backyard at times and while they’re not dangerous, you might want to keep that in mind if you’re allergic to or scared of cats.

Private: Near Messiah/Harrisburg/Hershey/Carlisle
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
244 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the coffee and breakfast bar was awesome for getting out the door quickly in the morning
the beds were very comfortable
i loved the place neat big room on upper floor with two bedrooms and bath all private
we only stayed for a night but would have been comfortable with a many night stay
very clean and comfortable space
very clean as well
clean organized and cozy decor
the place was very clean & inviting
everything was clean and neat
the best hosts and such a great space
thanks for being such great host
the best hosts i've encountered on airbnb
mardell was very kind & responded really quickly to all my questions
great host and wonderful accommodations highly recommended
nice location and easy access
amazing location near shops and restaurants
mardell's place was perfectly located near the town center
mardell's place was beautiful so cozy and perfectly located
the place is quaint and cute nice firepit
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2. Spacious home with great features (from USD 500)

Superb accommodation for large groups of up to 15 guests, this 6-bedroom house is located in a residential community. While lodged here, you will have access to a fenced backyard, an outdoor swimming pool, an outdoor kitchen, an outdoor bath, a dining gazebo, a pool house, a poolside seating, and lots of open areas. However, the pool closes at 9pm so quiet hours must be observed onwards. The house itself follows a split-floor plan, making it a spacious rental. There is also a piano in the house for guests’ use. Laundry, fully stocked kitchen, easy accessibility to nearby shops and restaurants as well as other standard amenities only make this wonderful rental. Note that the swimming pool will remain shut from October until March.

Inground Pool, Privacy, Outdoor Kitchen/Bath, 6 BR
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
31 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 7 Beds 15 Guests 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 15

Top guest reviews
the pool and outdoors space was just as clean well kept and spacious
this house is soo clean homely spacious to serve any purpose
the host is very friendly and available anytime
great host they were very communicative and has
janice and dave are great hosts who take very good care of their home
janice and david are kind and caring people who value thier business but more importantly value other people
janice and dave were awesome hosts the house was incredible
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3. Great basement apartment for four (from USD 96)

Located in a quiet residential neighbourhood, this one-bedroom basement apartment can easily house up to four guests. Two off-street parking spots are also made available for those with private vehicles. The apartment is fully equipped with standard amenities and is an ideal place to kick back and enjoy a relaxed time indoors. The semi-private deck in the garden is another highlight here. Note that there is no air-conditioning at this rental, but guests who have stayed here before never found this uncomfortable.

Private Apartment in Webercroft
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
19 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tv is a smart tv so netflix can be accessed on it
the bathroom is very nice clean and a good size
we found this space to be very comfortable clean and met all of our needs
this place is located in the basement of a house situated in a very nice and safe neighborhood
nathaniel’s place was warm and welcoming the neighborhood was safe and beautiful
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4. Private room for solo travellers (from USD 60)

Another excellent private room, this one’s an awesome bet for solo travellers. It is comfortable and equipped with essentials such as a mini-refrigerator, a microwave oven, and a coffee maker. However, access to this room involves climbing stairs so be mindful if you may have trouble with this. Location-wise, the attractions at the city’s main street are within easy reach.

High Nest w Private Bath
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
7 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
outstanding hosts joseph and maria
i would highly recommend these host and this maine st gem
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5. Cosy guest suite for couple travellers (from USD 66)

This basement guest suite is a brilliant option for couple travellers to consider. It is furnished with a kitchenette, a dining area, a full-sized washer, and dryer as well as a newly remodelled bedroom and bathroom. Note that guests occupying this unit may hear some noises from the rental above, but it’s unlikely at night as quiet hours are to be maintained between 11pm to 6am. Complimentary tea and coffee will be provided during your stay here. Guests occupying this unit can also make use of the shared front porch equipped with chairs and a swing for two.

Near Roundtop Ski, Messiah U, Carlisle, Harrisburg
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
45 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely basement suite with lots of amenities (coffee wifi full bathroom laundry)
it is very private and has great wifi and a large smart tv
bed is quite comfortable and linens are of very good quality
nice clean place as described
it is very clean & the bed is very comfortable
the space was clean and comfortable and just as pictured
this is a nice clean place i miss it already
it was incredibly clean and well appointed with thoughtful touches and the option to do laundry
roger & mardell are perfect host
nice little place and a great host
mardell was a very friendly host
mardell is a lovely and attentive host
host was very nice and friendly and gave us useful tips for our stay
loved the neighborhood location
perfect location and beautiful surroundings
i needed a place to get away and this was perfect
lovely space with everything you need and within walking distance to great restaurants
very responsive hosts and convenient location
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6. Spacious bungalow with a private swimming pool (from USD 119)

This amazing vacation rental can easily sleep six guests across three bedrooms on a double-occupancy basis. It is located in a quiet residential neighbourhood and enjoys convenient access to Gettysburg, Harrisburg, and Hershey. The house follows a split-floor plan with bedrooms on the first floor and common areas on the ground floor. What makes this property even better is that there’s an on-site private swimming pool here too. You need not reserve the entire property. Private rooms are also rented out here, so get in touch with the host if you’d like to go for that.

Quiet residential setting
5 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
this is a beautiful home that is close to restaurants stores and attractions
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7. Well-appointed private room for two (from USD 51)

Looking to rent out a private room? Scroll no further. This private bedroom in a larger house is an ideal spot if you’re travelling in twos. It is housed within a well-kept bungalow that is walking distance from a neighbourhood park, downtown restaurants, shops, and other attractions. Guests can request basic refreshments (tea and coffee) as well as light breakfast while staying here. Aside from the private room, you can even access the shared spaces such as the dining room, living area, kitchen, and yoga room in the house. You can even participate in a yoga class at an additional fee.

Serenity Room at Lotus House
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
39 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable accommodations and a special treat to make a complete and filling breakfast
nancy's home is very comfortable and the folks that were also there (longer-term tenants) were special
the room was simple and quaint with a comfortable bed
nancy’s place was so comfortable
the room was very clean and comfortable
very clean and peaceful will recommend to family and friends
great place to stay clean comfortable great host
spacious room comfy bed warm welcoming atmosphere clean and close to fun eatery cc’s kitchen
she is a great host very accommodating and thoughtful highly recommend staying here
nancy is a friendly and welcoming host with a beautiful old house
what a wonderful place to stay nancy was the best host i’ve ever had
nancy exerts a positive vibe and is a delightful host
host is very friendly and the place is perfectly clean
cool old house close to the highway
great location i would definitely recommend staying here if you are in the area
excellent and cozy place right in mechanicsburg
the location is quiet and lovely and close to some cute places for food and coffee
great spot close to harrisburg nancy is very kind and generous
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8. Basic private room with private bathroom

This one-person private room with an attached private bathroom sits on the second floor of a larger and newly remodelled townhome. The room can only be accessed by a short set of stairs. Although it’s a one-person room, a second guest can also be accommodated at an extra charge of 35 USD per night. You can use the additional microwave here only if you let the host know beforehand. Guests occupying the room are requested to keep the room locked at all times. Shoes are strictly not permitted on the carpet.

Cozy Pvt room with Bath HBG,Hershey,Mechanicsburg
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
20 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was great just as described
immaculately clean spartan space perfect as a place just to sleep and shower
great and very nice hosts sparkling clean easy check in and a very comfortable bed
the hosts were friendly m
nusrat is an excellent host
nusrat is extremely responsive to all questions and a pleasure to deal with
it is a very nice and cozy place and it was perfectly located
another great stay at nusrat’s place
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9. Comfortable home for two

This one-bedroom rental is a great abode for twos. A short flight of spiral stairs leads up to this wholly comfortable space featuring a kitchenette with other essentials such as a mini-refrigerator, a cooktop, a microwave oven, and basic utensils. There is no separate cleaning fee here, but guests have to deposit a 150 USD damage fee. Rest assured, you will find this place very comfortable.

LOWEST RATE For Long Term Top Quality: Tarzan Hut
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
12 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
expect a courteous host who can help you if you need anything
he and and his wife were very friendly and accommodating the whole time
it is a great location easy parking and close to the city
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Great destination for all

Mechanicsburg is an ideal destination for solo travellers, family vacationers, and even friends groups on a quick getaway. Aside from the attractions listed above, Rolls-Royce Foundation and Williams Grove Farmers Flea Market are two other attractions you should check out during your stay here.

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