Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Nassau getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Nassau with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.New York State Museum and The Egg are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Nassau

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Nassau has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Bousquet Ski Area (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Pleasant Valley Wilderness Sanctuary (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Kennedy Park (19.3 mi / 31 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nassau

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nassau is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washington Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Albany Riverfront Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Pittsfield State Forest (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Peebles Island State Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Grafton Lakes State Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)

Transportation to and around Nassau

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 17.3 mi (27.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Nassau?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 89 vacation rentals near Nassau. From 45 Houses to 9 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nassau for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Nassau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Nassau. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nassau include:

  • Bungalows: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 9 rentals available
  • Cottages: 9 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 Nassau?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Nassau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.