Destination guide

Captivating Edison will entice you

The area's monuments and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Edison. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Edison

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Edison a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Plainfield Country Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Tamarack Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Kids N' Shape (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Edison

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Edison is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Johnson Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Rutgers Gardens (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Buccleuch Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Roosevelt Park (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Edison

The nearest airport is in Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), located 10.1 mi (16.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Linden, NJ (LDJ), which is 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Edison?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 76 vacation rentals near Edison. From 49 Houses to 15 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 Edison for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Edison:

  • Brooklyn: 1,036 vacation rentals
  • Staten Island: 843 vacation rentals
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 164 vacation rentals
  • The Heights: 283 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 278 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 Edison?

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

  • AMC Dine-In Theatres Menlo Park 12: 448 vacation rentals
  • New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center: 262 vacation rentals
  • Middlesex County College: 241 vacation rentals
  • Menlo Park Mall: 499 vacation rentals
  • Thomas Edison Museum: 642 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 49 Houses in Edison. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Edison include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 4 rentals available
  • Studios: 17 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Edison?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Edison. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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