Where to stay around Long Island?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 5,728 vacation rentals near Long Island. From 3,720 Houses to 784 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 Long Island for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Long Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Long Island. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • New York: 8,949 vacation rentals
  • Manhattan: 5,856 vacation rentals
  • New Jersey: 8,852 vacation rentals
  • Hamptons: 3,506 vacation rentals
  • Connecticut: 1,947 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Long Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Long Island?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Long Island:

  • New York: 8,949 rentals
  • Montauk: 1,164 rentals
  • Fire Island: 678 rentals
  • East Hampton: 2,611 rentals
  • Southampton: 2,283 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Long Island?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Long Island are:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 8,274 vacation rentals
  • LaGuardia Airport (LGA): 8,781 vacation rentals
  • Francis S Gabreski Airport (FOK): 1,719 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Long Island?

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

  • Times Square: 8,709 rentals
  • Central Park: 6,594 rentals
  • Misquamicut State Beach: 351 rentals
  • Mystic Seaport: 164 rentals
  • Long Beach: 3,680 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Travel to lively Long Island

The area's live music and wineries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Long Island. This city's island views, shopping and beaches draw many visitors. Sky Zone and Long Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. 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 Long Island

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Long Island a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Long Island Game Farm (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Swan Lake Golf Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hidden Vineyard (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Long Island

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Island

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

  • Country Fair Entertainment Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Fire Island National Seashore (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Clifton H. Lee Memorial Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Shorefront Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Harborfront Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)

Explore destinations around Long Island

New York
8,949 vacation rentals
Montauk
1,164 vacation rentals
Fire Island
678 vacation rentals
East Hampton
2,611 vacation rentals
Southampton
2,283 vacation rentals
Westerly
519 vacation rentals
Mystic
475 vacation rentals
Charlestown
1,079 vacation rentals
Long Beach
113 vacation rentals
Greenport
869 vacation rentals
Old Saybrook
278 vacation rentals
Shelter Island
2,153 vacation rentals
Hampton Bays
2,152 vacation rentals
Amagansett
1,541 vacation rentals
Madison
279 vacation rentals
Westhampton Beach
928 vacation rentals
Old Lyme
317 vacation rentals
Stonington
382 vacation rentals
New Haven
429 vacation rentals
Hoboken
3,932 vacation rentals