Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Melville

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Melville. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the wildlife, restaurants and shopping. Sky Zone and Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Melville

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Melville has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Adventureland (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Bethpage Black State Park Golf Course (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Oyster Bay Golf Course (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Melville

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Melville is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Bethpage State Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Bethpage Community Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Cold Spring Harbor State Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Cantiague Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Argyle Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Melville

The nearest airport is in Farmingdale, NY (FRG-Republic), located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Islip, NY (ISP-MacArthur), which is 16.3 mi (26.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Melville?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 58 holiday lettings around Melville. From 39 Houses to 11 Flats, 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 Melville?

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 Melville:

  • Queens: 5,577 holiday homes
  • Seaview: 197 holiday homes
  • Dunewood: 20 holiday homes
  • Ocean Bay Park: 184 holiday homes
  • Lonelyville: 25 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 Melville?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Melville. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Long Beach: 1,659 holiday lettings
  • Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery: 304 holiday lettings
  • Flinn Gallery at Greenwich Library: 369 holiday lettings
  • Sea Breeze Waterfront Park: 877 holiday lettings
  • Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum: 1,462 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Melville listed on HomeAway 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 Melville?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 39 Houses in Melville. Our other popular types of Melville holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Melville?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Melville. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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