Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively New Brunswick

Take a holiday to New Brunswick and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and art galleries. This city's university setting, restaurants and bars draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around New Brunswick

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes New Brunswick a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tamarack Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Plainfield Country Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Kids N' Shape (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Brunswick

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in New Brunswick. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Buccleuch Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Johnson Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Rutgers Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Negri-Napote Native Grassland Preserve (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hutcheson Memorial Forest (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around New Brunswick

Fly into Manville, NJ (JVI-Central Jersey Regional), the closest airport, located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Princeton, NJ (PCT), which is 13.2 mi (21.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to New Brunswick Station or New Brunswick Jersey Ave Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Brunswick?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 60 holiday lettings around New Brunswick. From 14 houses to 7 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to New Brunswick?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Brunswick:

  • Staten Island: 672 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 21 holiday homes
  • Constable Hook: 17 holiday homes
  • Ironbound District: 23 holiday homes
  • North Ironbound: 19 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to New Brunswick? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Brunswick. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Christ Church New Brunswick: 172 holiday lettings
  • New Brunswick Station: 170 holiday lettings
  • United Methodist Church at New Brunswick: 167 holiday lettings
  • Rutgers Gardens: 166 holiday lettings
  • Kilmer Square: 171 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Brunswick listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in New Brunswick?

Yes, of course. offers 14 Houses in New Brunswick. Our other popular types of New Brunswick holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in New Brunswick?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in New Brunswick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.