Destination guide

The friendly city of West Orange awaits you

Experience the unique character of West Orange with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, zoo and shopping. Ellis Island Immigration Museum and Ellis Island are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in West Orange

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes West Orange a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Turtle Back Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Galloping Hill Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Baltusrol Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Jumpnasium Kids Parties & More (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Monster Mini Golf (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • The Funplex (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of West Orange

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in West Orange. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Battery Park (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Eagle Rock Reservation (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Branch Brook Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • South Mountain Reservation (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Montgomery Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)

Traveling to and around West Orange

The nearest airport is in Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), which is 7.1 mi (11.4 km) away.

Where to stay around West Orange?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 252 vacation rentals near West Orange. From 86 Houses to 2 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near West Orange for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to West Orange?

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 West Orange:

  • Midtown: 1,139 vacation rentals
  • Journal Square: 69 vacation rentals
  • Newport: 194 vacation rentals
  • The Heights: 280 vacation rentals
  • Exchange Place: 119 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 West Orange?

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

  • Eagle Rock Reservation: 5,205 vacation rentals
  • The Manor: 5,130 vacation rentals
  • Essex County Country Club: 5,137 vacation rentals
  • Montclair Golf Club: 5,156 vacation rentals
  • Highlawn Pavilion: 5,219 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Orange 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 West Orange?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 86 Houses in West Orange. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in West Orange include:

  • Bungalows: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in West Orange?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 18 vacation rentals with pool available in West Orange. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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