Destination guide

Travel to vibrant Lower Manhattan

Enjoy the area's art galleries, monuments and entertainment with a rental holiday home in Lower Manhattan. Revered for its skyscrapers, museums and theatres, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Take in top local attractions such as One World Trade Center and National September 11 Memorial. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Lower Manhattan

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Lower Manhattan has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Pier 25 Mini-Golf (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Imagination Playground (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Tompkins Square Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lower Manhattan

Whether you're looking for exciting 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 Lower Manhattan. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Battery Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Collect Pond Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Sara D. Roosevelt Park (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Soho Square (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lower Manhattan

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, New York World Trade Center Station, New York 9th St. Station and New York Christopher St. Station are the main stations in the city. You can get around Lower Manhattan by jumping on the metro at Canal St. Station, Spring St. Station or Canal St. Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Lower Manhattan?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,161 holiday lettings around Lower Manhattan. From 3,675 flats & apartments to 3,820 studios, 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Lower Manhattan?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lower Manhattan. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Manhattan: 3,274 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,002 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,320 holiday homes
  • Long Island: 5,238 holiday homes
  • Harlem: 515 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lower Manhattan! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lower Manhattan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lower Manhattan with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Jersey City: 5,447 holiday lettings
  • Hoboken: 2,554 holiday lettings
  • Weehawken: 5,359 holiday lettings
  • Newark: 5,355 holiday lettings
  • Teaneck: 3,177 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lower Manhattan?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Lower Manhattan are:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 5,684 self catering accommodations
  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR): 5,563 self catering accommodations
  • New York, NY (JRE-East 60th Street Heliport): 5,925 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Lower Manhattan? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lower Manhattan. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • 18 Av. Station (63rd St.): 5,909 holiday rentals
  • Queens: 5,409 holiday rentals
  • Central Park: 4,149 holiday rentals
  • Times Square: 5,899 holiday rentals
  • New York City Fire Museum: 5,905 holiday rentals

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

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