Founded in 1903 by candy magnate Milton Hershey, the town of Hershey, Pennsylvania, often draws comparisons to Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory for its confection-themed amusements and fairy-tale-like setting. One of the attractions, Hersheypark, has more than 65 rides, including a roller coaster that goes from 0 to 72 miles per hour in two seconds (the park opens in May). Just 2 miles from here is The Comfort Inn at the Park.
Free hot breakfast of eggs, sausage, home fries, and fresh belgian waffles
In-room amenities: 32-inch flat-screen TVs and free WiFi in all rooms, and refrigerators and microwaves in deluxe rooms
Hershey Tanger Outlets is home to nearly 100 shops, including J. Crew, Coach, and the Disney Store.
Justin Timberlake, Jay Z, and Dave Matthews Band have all performed at nearby Hersheypark Stadium, which hosts events all year long.
Access to Gold’s Gym is included in your stay.
Highlights of Hershey, Pennsylvania
The Sweetest Place on Earth: Founded in 1903 as a company town for Hershey factory workers, it churns out more than a million chocolate bars a week.
Hersheypark: You can ride 12 roller coasters and float in inner tubes down a lazy river.
Hershey’s Chocolate World's trolley tour takes passengers to Milton Hershey's boyhood home and the mansion he built.
The National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg chronicles the war from Southern and Northern perspectives. Robert E. Lee's pocket Bible and Ulysses S. Grant's sword belt are among its more than 12,000 artifacts.
Lancaster County: About 25 miles south of Hershey, this Amish community has pastoral farmlands, covered bridges, and horse-drawn buggies.
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What You Get
Stay for two in a standard or deluxe double-queen room
Up to two kids 17 or younger stay free.
Dates into July
Policies and Fees
Reservations: dates cannot be changed once booked; valid only for night(s) purchased
Cancellation policy: 48-hour cancellation notice required prior to check-in or reservation is nonrefundable; reservations made within cancellation window are nonrefundable
Taxes: 11% tax added at purchase
Rates may vary by date and are subject to availability.
No-shows will be charged total Groupon rate; no refunds, rescheduling, or rebooking allowed. Read the Fine Print for important info on offer details and other restrictions.