Destination guide

Travel to charming Plainfield

Learn about the unique charm of Plainfield with a stay in a private vacation home. This romantic city allures visitors with its restaurants and shopping. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Plainfield

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Plainfield a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Plainfield Country Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Bowcraft Amusement Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • GolfCave (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Plainfield

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Plainfield is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Washington Rock State Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Unami Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Roosevelt Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Rahway River Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Johnson Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Plainfield

The nearest airport is in Linden, NJ (LDJ), located 8.9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), which is 11.2 mi (18.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Plainfield Station or Plainfield Netherwood Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Plainfield?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 52 vacation rentals near Plainfield. From 30 Houses to 13 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 Plainfield for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Plainfield:

  • Staten Island: 837 vacation rentals
  • Ironbound District: 22 vacation rentals
  • Upper Roseville: 15 vacation rentals
  • Central Business District: 22 vacation rentals
  • North Ironbound: 18 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 Plainfield?

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

  • Plainfield Netherwood Station: 386 vacation rentals
  • AMC Dine-In Theatres Menlo Park 12: 441 vacation rentals
  • Prudential Center: 5,438 vacation rentals
  • Princeton University: 77 vacation rentals
  • Branch Brook Park: 5,463 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 30 Houses in Plainfield. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Plainfield include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Plainfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Plainfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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