Destination guide

The theatrical area of Manhattan awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Manhattan and enjoy the area's theatre scene, entertainment and museums. Travellers especially like the art, skyscrapers and opera houses in this cosmopolitan and scenic city. Broadway, Metropolitan Museum of Art and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Manhattan

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Manhattan a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Central Park Zoo (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Restaurant Row (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Manhattan

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Manhattan. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Battery Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Wagner Cove (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Dante Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Damrosch Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Manhattan

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 7.3 mi (11.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, New York Grand Central Terminal Station, New York W 32nd St. Station and New York Penn Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Manhattan by jumping on the metro at 81 St. - Museum of Natural History Station, 72 St. Station or 86 St. Station.

Where to stay near Manhattan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,206 holiday rentals near Manhattan. From 2,463 Condos/Apartments to 234 Houses, 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 Manhattan is on HomeAway.

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

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 Manhattan:

  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,010 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,057 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,051 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 379 holiday homes
  • SoHo: 2,474 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 Manhattan?

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

  • Times Square: 5,816 holiday rentals
  • Central Park: 4,081 holiday rentals
  • New York City Fire Museum: 5,821 holiday rentals
  • 92nd Street Y: 5,824 holiday rentals
  • Columbus Circle: 5,812 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Manhattan 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 Condos/Apartments in Manhattan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,463 Condos/Apartments in Manhattan. Our other popular types of Manhattan holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 234 holiday houses
  • Studios: 2,457 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 67 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manhattan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 188 holiday homes with pool available in Manhattan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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