Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Ronkonkoma

The gardens and island views create a pretty picture of Ronkonkoma. This relaxing city allures visitors with its shopping and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Ronkonkoma

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ronkonkoma a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Bergen Point Golf Course (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Adventureland (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ronkonkoma

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ronkonkoma is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Ronkonkoma (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Lakeland County Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Connetquot River State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Blydenburgh County Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Caleb Smith State Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Ronkonkoma

The nearest airport is in Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), located 1.9 mi (3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Shirley, NY (WSH-Brookhaven Calabro), which is 12.9 mi (20.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Ronkonkoma Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ronkonkoma?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 189 vacation rentals near Ronkonkoma. From 148 Houses to 15 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 Ronkonkoma for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Ronkonkoma:

  • Ocean Beach: 150 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Bay Park: 183 vacation rentals
  • Davis Park: 26 vacation rentals
  • Fire Island Pines: 47 vacation rentals
  • Kismet: 44 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 Ronkonkoma?

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

  • Ronkonkoma Station: 514 vacation rentals
  • Compo Beach: 297 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Beach: 444 vacation rentals
  • Robert Moses Beach: 409 vacation rentals
  • Stony Brook University: 535 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 148 Houses in Ronkonkoma. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ronkonkoma include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ronkonkoma?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 80 vacation rentals with pool available in Ronkonkoma. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.