Destination guide

Travel to exciting Chelsea

Enjoy the area's art galleries, museums and entertainment and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Chelsea. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city is known for its architecture, shopping and theaters. Macy's and Empire State Building are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Chelsea

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chelsea a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Chelsea Piers (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Chelsea Piers Golf Club (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Restaurant Row (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chelsea

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chelsea is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Battery Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Clement Clarke Moore Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • The High Line Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Greeley Square (0.7 mi / 1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Chelsea

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7 mi (11.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 8.1 mi (13 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to New York Penn Station or New York 23rd St. Station to see more of the city. It's easy to get around Chelsea by catching a ride on the metro at 23 St. Station, 23 St. Station or 28 St. Station.

Where to stay around Chelsea?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,746 vacation rentals near Chelsea. From 1,248 Condos/Apartments to 1,236 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Chelsea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Chelsea?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Chelsea:

  • Manhattan: 3,122 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,038 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,054 vacation rentals
  • Queens: 5,239 vacation rentals
  • Upper West Side: 542 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Chelsea?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Chelsea. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chelsea Piers: 5,728 vacation rentals
  • High Line Park: 5,708 vacation rentals
  • IAC Building: 5,716 vacation rentals
  • Guardian Angel Church: 5,726 vacation rentals
  • Paul Kasmin Gallery: 5,724 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chelsea listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Chelsea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,248 Condos/Apartments in Chelsea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chelsea include:

  • Studios: 1,236 rentals available
  • Houses: 137 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Chelsea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 108 vacation rentals with pool available in Chelsea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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