Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Sussex

The wildlife, forests and riverfront display a scene truly unique to Sussex. Renowned for its hiking, bird watching and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. 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 Sussex

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Sussex a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Space Farms Zoo and Museum (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Granite Peak Quad (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Mountain Creek Waterpark (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Mountain Creek Ski Resort (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Hidden Valley Ski Resort (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Scenic Farms Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Sussex

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Sussex is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pine Island Town Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Frederick Franck's Pacem in Terris (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Raymondskill Falls (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • George W. Childs Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Sterling Forest State Park (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • The Rock Sports Complex (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sussex

Fly into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), which is 32.2 mi (51.8 km) away.

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

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

  • Forest Lakes Beach: 234 holiday rentals
  • The Barn Theatre: 248 holiday rentals
  • Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame: 262 holiday rentals
  • Warwick Valley Winery and Distillery: 184 holiday rentals
  • Thomas Bull Memorial Park: 220 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 49 Houses in Sussex. Our other popular types of Sussex holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 61 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 13 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 13 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sussex?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 76 holiday homes with pool available in Sussex. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.