Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Island Park

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Island Park. Renowned for its restaurants, kayaking and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Long Beach and Belmont Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Island Park

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Island Park a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fun Station USA (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Merrick Golf Course (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Kissena Park Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Marine Park Golf Course (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Island Park

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Island Park is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Long Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Lido West Beach (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Point Lookout Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sea Breeze Waterfront Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Silver Point County Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Norman Levy Park and Preserve (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Island Park

Fly into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 15 mi (24.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Island Park Station.

Where to stay around Island Park?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 181 vacation rentals near Island Park. From 104 Houses to 60 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 Island Park for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Island Park Station: 1,522 vacation rentals
  • Long Beach: 1,526 vacation rentals
  • Jones Beach State Park: 352 vacation rentals
  • Lehman Center for the Performing Arts: 5,410 vacation rentals
  • Yankee Stadium: 5,532 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Island Park 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 Island Park?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 104 Houses in Island Park. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Island Park include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 60 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Island Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Island Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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