Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly New Rochelle

The island views and wildlife provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in New Rochelle. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, shopping and bird watching. Bronx Zoo and Floating Pool are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in New Rochelle

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes New Rochelle a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bronx Zoo (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Floating Pool (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • New Roc City (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Dunwoodie Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Center Westchester (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Sprain Lake Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of New Rochelle

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, New Rochelle is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Hudson Park and Beach (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Glen Island Park (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Manor Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Willsons Woods Park (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Orchard Beach (3 mi / 4.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around New Rochelle

Fly into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), which is 11.7 mi (18.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is New Rochelle Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around New Rochelle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 334 holiday lettings around New Rochelle. From 143 houses to 131 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 Rochelle?

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 Rochelle:

  • Manhattan: 3,124 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,021 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,319 holiday homes
  • Harlem: 521 holiday homes
  • Greenwich Village: 2,036 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 Rochelle? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in New Rochelle. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Thomas Paine Cottage Museum: 4,475 holiday lettings
  • Glen Island Park: 5,464 holiday lettings
  • Monroe College New Rochelle Campus: 5,202 holiday lettings
  • New Rochelle Station: 5,239 holiday lettings
  • Hudson Park and Beach: 5,063 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around New Rochelle 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 Rochelle?

Yes, of course. offers 143 Houses in New Rochelle. Our other popular types of New Rochelle holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 131 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 150 self catering accommodations

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

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

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

    Explore destinations around New Rochelle

    New York
    5,814 holiday rentals
    Jersey City
    5,310 holiday rentals
    2,380 holiday rentals
    5,221 holiday rentals
    315 holiday rentals
    306 holiday rentals
    3,268 holiday rentals
    Great Neck
    5,468 holiday rentals
    Union City
    4,185 holiday rentals
    North Bergen
    5,031 holiday rentals
    4,462 holiday rentals
    Little Ferry
    4,257 holiday rentals
    West New York
    2,755 holiday rentals
    5,486 holiday rentals
    White Plains
    423 holiday rentals
    5,697 holiday rentals
    3,334 holiday rentals
    5,064 holiday rentals
    159 holiday rentals
    West Haverstraw
    40 holiday rentals