Destination guide

Friendly Yonkers will entice you

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Yonkers. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront. Bronx Zoo and Floating Pool are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Yonkers

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Yonkers a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bronx Zoo (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Floating Pool (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Dunwoodie Golf Course (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center Westchester (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Sprain Lake Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • New Roc City (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Yonkers

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Yonkers is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Tibbetts Brook Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Untermyer Gardens Conservancy (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Van der Donck Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Lenoir Preserve (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Palisades Interstate Park (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Yonkers

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Yonkers Station.

Where to stay near Yonkers?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,276 holiday rentals near Yonkers. From 697 Houses to 3,851 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Yonkers is on HomeAway.

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

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 Yonkers:

  • Midtown: 989 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 95 holiday homes
  • McGinley Square: 114 holiday homes
  • West Bergen: 52 holiday homes
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 148 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 Yonkers?

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

  • Crooked Island Caves: 3,659 holiday rentals
  • Westchester's Ridge Hill: 3,976 holiday rentals
  • Yonkers Raceway: 5,221 holiday rentals
  • Van der Donck Park: 5,148 holiday rentals
  • Sprain Lake Golf Course: 3,174 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yonkers 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 Yonkers?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 697 Houses in Yonkers. Our other popular types of Yonkers holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,851 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 211 holiday houses
  • Studios: 3,822 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Yonkers?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 426 holiday homes with pool available in Yonkers. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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