Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of North East

The area's festivals and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in North East. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its lake, water park and shopping. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around North East

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes North East a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Iris Winery (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Penn Shore Winery (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Courtyard Wineries (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Mazza Vineyards (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Quincy Cellars (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Sparkling Ponds Winery (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in North East

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, North East is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Presque Isle State Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Presque Isle Beach (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Mead Park (22 mi / 35.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around North East

Fly into Erie, PA (ERI-Erie Intl.), the closest airport, located 20.1 mi (32.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Jamestown, NY (JHW-Chautauqua County), which is 29.4 mi (47.3 km) away.

Where to stay around North East?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 93 vacation rentals near North East. From 42 Houses to 12 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near North East for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake Erie Speedway: 151 vacation rentals
  • Penn Shore Winery: 123 vacation rentals
  • Presque Isle State Park: 80 vacation rentals
  • Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier: 63 vacation rentals
  • Presque Isle Downs and Casino: 109 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North East 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 North East?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 42 Houses in North East. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in North East include:

  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in North East?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in North East. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.