Destination guide

The charming city of Smithtown awaits you

The wildlife, island views and lake display a scene truly unique to Smithtown. Travelers appreciate the bird watching in this romantic city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Smithtown

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Smithtown has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sky Zone (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Bay Shore Mini Golf (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Adventureland (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Smithtown

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Smithtown is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Caleb Smith State Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Blydenburgh County Park (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Lakeland County Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Sunken Meadow State Park (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Avalon Park and Preserve (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Smithtown

The nearest airport is in Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), located 7.4 mi (11.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 13.9 mi (22.3 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Smithtown Station.

Where to stay around Smithtown?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 45 vacation rentals near Smithtown. From 27 Houses to 11 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 Smithtown for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Smithtown?

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

  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club: 469 vacation rentals
  • Caleb Smith State Park: 511 vacation rentals
  • Smithtown Station: 508 vacation rentals
  • Jones Beach State Park: 352 vacation rentals
  • Compo Beach: 283 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Smithtown. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Smithtown include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Studios: 15 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Smithtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Smithtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.