Destination guide

Arty Babylon will entice you

Take a holiday to Babylon and enjoy the area's art galleries, history and museums. Renowned for its island views, beaches and seaside, this city welcomes all visitors. Sky Zone and Long Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Babylon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Babylon has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Bergen Point Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Adventureland (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Bethpage Black State Park Golf Course (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Merrick Golf Course (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Babylon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Babylon is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Beach (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Gilgo Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Oak Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Robert Moses Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Neguntatogue Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Argyle Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Babylon

Fly into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), the closest airport, located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Babylon Station.

Where to stay near Babylon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 346 holiday rentals near Babylon. From 300 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Babylon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Babylon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Babylon:

  • Kismet: 47 holiday homes
  • Dunewood: 23 holiday homes
  • Davis Park: 27 holiday homes
  • Ocean Bay Park: 203 holiday homes
  • Ocean Beach: 162 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Babylon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Babylon. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Babylon Station: 464 holiday rentals
  • Argyle Park: 461 holiday rentals
  • Greenvale Station: 2,912 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach: 1,554 holiday rentals
  • Fire Island National Seashore: 688 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Babylon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Babylon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 300 Houses in Babylon. Our other popular types of Babylon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 18 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Babylon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 86 holiday homes with pool available in Babylon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.