Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Bay Shore

The beaches and wildlife create a pretty picture of Bay Shore. One of the city's many top draws is its boating. Sky Zone and Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Bay Shore

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Bay Shore a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Bergen Point Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Adventureland (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Bethpage Black State Park Golf Course (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bay Shore

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bay Shore. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bay Shore Manor Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Argyle Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Heckscher State Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Connetquot River State Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Oak Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Bay Shore

Fly into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), the closest airport, located 8.9 mi (14.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), which is 9.3 mi (14.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Bay Shore Station.

Where to stay around Bay Shore?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 333 vacation rentals near Bay Shore. From 284 Houses to 22 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 Bay Shore for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Bay Shore?

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 Bay Shore:

  • Ocean Beach: 150 vacation rentals
  • Ocean Bay Park: 189 vacation rentals
  • Davis Park: 26 vacation rentals
  • Fire Island Pines: 44 vacation rentals
  • Kismet: 45 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 Bay Shore?

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

  • Bay Shore Historical Society: 459 vacation rentals
  • Fair Harbor Ferry Terminal: 459 vacation rentals
  • Touro College School of Health Sciences: 460 vacation rentals
  • Bay Shore Manor Park: 459 vacation rentals
  • YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts: 458 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bay Shore 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 Bay Shore?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 284 Houses in Bay Shore. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bay Shore include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 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 Bay Shore?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 85 vacation rentals with pool available in Bay Shore. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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