Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Fort Greene

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Fort Greene. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and biking. Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Fort Greene

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Fort Greene a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floating Pool (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Cadman Plaza Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Prospect Park Zoo (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Imagination Playground (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Fort Greene

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fort Greene is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Battery Park (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cadman Plaza Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Brooklyn Heights Promenade (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Fort Greene

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), which is 10.6 mi (17 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Brooklyn Flatbush Avenue Station. It's easy to get around Fort Greene by catching a ride on the metro at Fulton St. Station, Lafayette Av. Station or Atlantic Av. Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Fort Greene?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 204 vacation rentals near Fort Greene. From 120 Condos/Apartments to 48 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Fort Greene for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Fort Greene?

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 Fort Greene:

  • Manhattan: 3,297 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,117 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,213 vacation rentals
  • Queens: 5,482 vacation rentals
  • Upper West Side: 592 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 Fort Greene?

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

  • Irondale: 6,198 vacation rentals
  • Fulton St. Station (Lafayette Av.): 6,198 vacation rentals
  • Times Square: 6,020 vacation rentals
  • Central Park: 4,148 vacation rentals
  • Lehman Center for the Performing Arts: 5,872 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fort Greene 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 Fort Greene?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 120 Condos/Apartments in Fort Greene. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Fort Greene include:

  • Houses: 48 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 20 rentals available
  • Studios: 126 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Fort Greene?

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

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