Destination guide

The charming city of Mountain Lakes awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Mountain Lakes with a stay in a private vacation home. This romantic city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Mountain Lakes

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Mountain Lakes has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whippany Railway Museum (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Anchor Golf Center (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • The Funplex (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Fosterfields Living Historical Farm (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Monster Mini Golf (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Pinch Brook Golf Course (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mountain Lakes

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mountain Lakes is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tourne County Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Pyramid Mountain Visitors Center (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Frelinghuysen Arboretum (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Acorn Hall (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Morristown Green (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Hedden Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Mountain Lakes

Fly into Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), which is 8.6 mi (13.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Mountain Lakes Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Mountain Lakes?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 26 vacation rentals near Mountain Lakes. From 14 Houses to 7 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Mountain Lakes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Mountain Lakes?

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 Mountain Lakes:

  • Staten Island: 844 vacation rentals
  • Ironbound District: 22 vacation rentals
  • Upper Roseville: 15 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 22 vacation rentals
  • North Ironbound: 18 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 Mountain Lakes?

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

  • Prudential Center: 5,537 vacation rentals
  • Branch Brook Park: 5,554 vacation rentals
  • Passaic County Community College: 4,731 vacation rentals
  • Landing Lake Hopatcong Station: 63 vacation rentals
  • Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park: 4,683 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mountain Lakes 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 Houses in Mountain Lakes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Mountain Lakes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mountain Lakes include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Mountain Lakes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Mountain Lakes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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