Destination guide

Travel to friendly Summit

Learn about the unique charm of Summit with a stay in a private vacation home. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognized for its restaurants, shopping and bars. Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Summit

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Summit has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baltusrol Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Echo Lake Country Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Bowcraft Amusement Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Galloping Hill Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Florham Park Roller Rink (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Pinch Brook Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Summit

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Summit is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Cora Hartshorn Arboretum and Bird Sanctuary (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • South Mountain Reservation (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Unami Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Loantaka Brook Reservation (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Wilson Park (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Summit

The nearest airport is in Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), located 6.3 mi (10.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Linden, NJ (LDJ), which is 9.3 mi (15 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Summit Station or Summit New Providence Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Summit?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 156 vacation rentals near Summit. From 67 Houses to 76 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 Summit for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Summit:

  • Staten Island: 840 vacation rentals
  • Bergen/Lafayette: 159 vacation rentals
  • West Bergen: 50 vacation rentals
  • West Side: 125 vacation rentals
  • Ironbound District: 21 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 Summit?

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

  • Summit New Providence Station: 968 vacation rentals
  • Visual Arts Center of New Jersey: 1,962 vacation rentals
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum: 2,610 vacation rentals
  • MetLife Stadium: 5,578 vacation rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 5,606 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 67 Houses in Summit. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Summit include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 76 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Summit?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Summit. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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