Destination guide

The charming city of Smithtown awaits you

The wildlife, island views and lake display a scene truly unique to Smithtown. Travellers appreciate the bird watching in this romantic city. 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 Smithtown

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Smithtown has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Adventureland (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Smithtown

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Smithtown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Caleb Smith State Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Blydenburgh County Park (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Lakeland County Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Sunken Meadow State Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Avalon Park and Preserve (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Smithtown

The nearest airport is in Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 13.9 mi (22.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Smithtown Station.

Where to stay near Smithtown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday rentals near Smithtown. From 29 Houses to 11 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Smithtown for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Smithtown:

  • Kismet: 49 holiday homes
  • Dunewood: 26 holiday homes
  • Davis Park: 65 holiday homes
  • Ocean Bay Park: 206 holiday homes
  • Ocean Beach: 210 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 Smithtown?

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

  • Smithtown Station: 532 holiday rentals
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club: 492 holiday rentals
  • Caleb Smith State Park: 533 holiday rentals
  • Target Rock National Wildlife Refuge: 263 holiday rentals
  • Fire Island National Seashore: 685 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Smithtown. Our other popular types of Smithtown holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 holiday houses
  • Studios: 14 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Smithtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Smithtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.