Hershey Lodge

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    Front View

    Hershey Lodge exterior - Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.
    Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.

    Hershey Lodge is a popular spot for families, with over 600 chocolate-themed guest rooms and suites.

    Hershey Lodge is part of Hershey PA,a major family destination in Pennsylvania. Hershey is an actual town -- aka "Chocolatetown USA"-- built by chocolate tycoon Milton Hershey for his employees. He also built an amusement park, which today is Hersheypark, the biggest of several family attractions in Hershey PA.

    Guests have two Hershey choices for lodging: the classic-style Hotel Hershey, with kids' club and chocolate-themed spa; and Hershey Lodge.

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  • 02 of 07

    Entrance, Another View

    Hershey Lodge entrance - Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.
    Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.

    A pretty angle of the entrance to Hershey Lodge.

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  • 03 of 07

    Lobby Fireplace

    Hershey Lodge fireplace - Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.
    Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.

    A prominent and welcoming feature of the lobby at Hershey Lodge is a massive stone fireplace, which actually has four sides, all with a hearth.

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  • 04 of 07

    Lobby

    Hershey Lodge - lobby overview. Photo © Teresa Plowright.

    Above: just one part of the Hershey Lodge's big lobby, which has many couches and a kids-welcome atmosphere.

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  • 05 of 07

    Indoor Pool

    Hershey Lodge - indoor pool - Photo © Teresa Plowright.

    A pool always equals big fun for families.

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  • 06 of 07

    Outdoor Pool

    Hershey Lodge - outdoor pool - Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.
    Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.

    The outdoor pool is, of course, open seasonally.

    Other fun features at Hershey Lodge include:

    • mini-golf
    • game arcade with some cool machines
    • complimentary family activities such as Bingo and other games
    • seasonal fun such as Breakfast with Santa
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  • 07 of 07

    Bears Den

    Hershey Lodge - restaurant - Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.
    Photo courtesy of Hershey Entertainment and Resorts.

    What's this, above-- a game room? Think again: this is a restaurant, designed for maximum fun for kids. The Bears Den is named for the hockey team, the Hershey Bears.