Destination guide

The natural setting of Bronx is ready to explore

The gardens, wildlife and forests are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Bronx. This city's zoo, shopping and restaurants draw many visitors. Bronx Zoo and Floating Pool are just a couple of the must-sees. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Bronx

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bronx 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:

  • Bronx Zoo (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Floating Pool (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • New Roc City (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Dunwoodie Golf Course (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Queens Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bronx

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bronx. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Battery Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
  • New York Botanical Gardens (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Bronx Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Bicentennial Veterans Park at Weir Creek (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bronx

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 5.3 mi (8.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 11.1 mi (17.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bronx Botanical Garden Station, Bronx Fordham Station and Bronx Williams Bridge Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Bronx by jumping on the metro at Pelham Pkwy. Station, Bronx Park East Station or Pelham Pkwy. Station.

Where to stay around Bronx?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,015 vacation rentals near Bronx. From 1,379 Condos/Apartments to 249 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bronx for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Bronx:

  • Manhattan: 3,124 vacation rentals
  • Brooklyn: 1,036 vacation rentals
  • Midtown: 1,072 vacation rentals
  • Queens: 5,253 vacation rentals
  • Upper West Side: 544 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 Bronx?

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

  • Bronx Zoo: 5,646 vacation rentals
  • Bronx Yankees East 153 St. Station: 5,733 vacation rentals
  • Bronx Riverdale Station: 5,457 vacation rentals
  • Orchard Beach: 5,361 vacation rentals
  • Bronx Park: 5,519 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,379 Condos/Apartments in Bronx. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bronx include:

  • Houses: 249 rentals available
  • Studios: 1,378 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 59 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 Bronx?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 142 vacation rentals with pool available in Bronx. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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