Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Fort Greene

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Fort Greene. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and cycling. Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Bridge are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Fort Greene

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Fort Greene a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Cadman Plaza Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Prospect Park Zoo (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Imagination Playground (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Fort Greene

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fort Greene is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Battery Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cadman Plaza Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Brooklyn Heights Promenade (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)

Transport to and around Fort Greene

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 10.6 mi (17 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Brooklyn Flatbush Avenue Station. It's easy to get around Fort Greene by catching a ride on the metro at Fulton St. Station, Lafayette Av. Station or Atlantic Av. Station.

Where to stay near Fort Greene?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 222 holiday rentals near Fort Greene. From 26 Houses to 160 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fort Greene for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fort Greene?

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 Fort Greene:

  • Midtown: 1,146 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 211 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 69 holiday homes
  • Ironbound District: 24 holiday homes
  • West Side: 108 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Fort Greene?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 26 Houses in Fort Greene. Our other popular types of Fort Greene holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 160 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 162 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 20 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fort Greene?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Fort Greene. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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