Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Oceanside

Enjoy the live music and other features of Oceanside. This city's beaches, stargazing and restaurants draw many visitors. Long Beach and Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Oceanside

Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Oceanside a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fun Station USA (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Merrick Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Kissena Park Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Bethpage Black State Park Golf Course (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Forest Park Golf Course (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Flushing Meadows Park Pitch and Putt (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Oceanside

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Oceanside is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Long Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Sea Breeze Waterfront Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Lido West Beach (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Norman Levy Park and Preserve (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Point Lookout Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Merrick Road Park (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Oceanside

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), located 7.7 mi (12.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), which is 13.3 mi (21.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Oceanside Station.

Where to stay around Oceanside?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 206 vacation rentals near Oceanside. From 117 Houses to 69 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 Oceanside for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Oceanside Station: 3,046 vacation rentals
  • Long Beach: 1,521 vacation rentals
  • Jones Beach State Park: 355 vacation rentals
  • Randall's Island: 5,477 vacation rentals
  • Citi Field: 5,494 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 117 Houses in Oceanside. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Oceanside include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 69 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 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 Oceanside?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Oceanside. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.