26 hotels near Essington, Pennsylvania
Stay with Choice Hotels in Essington, PA for a trip filled with small town charm
Essington is located in the Tinicum Township of Pennsylvania. This township brings together the communities of Essington and Lester, so it’s like visiting two cities in one. When you stay at one of our hotels in Essington, you’ll have the opportunity to discover this small township known as the earliest European settlement in Pennsylvania! Book with Choice Hotels in Essington today to enjoy a trip back in time to this historical city.
One of the most popular landmarks in this city, located in Tinicum Township, also known as Tinicum Island, is the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. This 1000-acre wildlife refuge was established in 1972 and protects the largest remaining freshwater tidal marsh in Pennsylvania. Enjoy bird watching at this centuries-old location to find over 300 species of birds in and around the refuge. Many small animals also take refuge here alongside deer, opossums, fox, raccoons and muskrats. You’ll even find a variety of wildflowers and plants. You can enjoy more spectacular sights at Penn’s Landing, a waterfront area along the Delaware River that is home to numerous summer events and activities.
Now that you’ve seen a variety of Essington’s natural beauty, soak in some history at the Independence National Historic Park. You can relive history all in one convenient location by getting a look at the famous Livery Bell, Independence Hall, and learning more about the site at the Independence Visitors Center.
The New Jersey Battleship is also a short drive away from Essington. Visit the most decorated battleship, now the area’s most exciting museum to tour. When you stay at one of our hotels in Essington you’ll enjoy a trip filled with history at its finest and a treasure trove of natural reserves and riverside fun.
Although a small town, Essington has a lot to offer families, friends and travelling business people. Book with Choice Hotels in Essington to put your feet up and recharge after a day of sightseeing. Reserve online now!
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- Number of hotels in Essington26
- Highest Price$284
- Lowest Price$71
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