Destination guide

The lush setting of Matawan is ready to explore

The forests, lake and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Matawan. This city's bird watching, camping and hiking draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Matawan

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Matawan a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Runaway Rapids Waterpark (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Pine Brook Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • 4JG's Orchards & Vineyards (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Keansburg Amusement Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Kids N' Shape (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Mount Loretto Unique Area (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Matawan

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

  • Cliffwood Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Holmdel Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Deep Cut Gardens (6.6 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Mount Loretto Unique Area (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Keansburg Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Dorbrook Park Recreation Area (9.9 mi / 16 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Matawan

Fly into Linden, NJ (LDJ), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Belmar, NJ (BLM-Monmouth Executive), which is 17.4 mi (28 km) away.

Where to stay near Matawan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 21 holiday rentals near Matawan. From 15 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Matawan for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Matawan:

  • Manhattan: 3,190 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,057 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 379 holiday homes
  • Williamsburg: 1,341 holiday homes
  • Lower East Side: 1,020 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 Matawan?

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

  • Cheesequake State Park: 291 holiday rentals
  • Berkeley Heights Station: 286 holiday rentals
  • New York Stock Exchange: 5,819 holiday rentals
  • Brooklyn Heights Promenade: 5,829 holiday rentals
  • Fems Park: 5,763 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Matawan. Our other popular types of Matawan holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 2 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Matawan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Matawan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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