Destination guide

Travel to friendly Kips Bay

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Kips Bay. This city's bars, skyscrapers and coffee shops attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and cosmopolitan location. Empire State Building and Chrysler Building are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Kips Bay

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Kips Bay a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Tompkins Square Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • NBC Studios (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Restaurant Row (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kips Bay

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kips Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Battery Park (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Bellevue South Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Gramercy Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Madison Square Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kips Bay

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 6 mi (9.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Teterboro, NJ (TEB), which is 9.1 mi (14.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kips Bay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 834 holiday lettings around Kips Bay. From 575 Flats to 548 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Kips Bay?

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 Kips Bay:

  • Manhattan: 3,341 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,095 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 376 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,073 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,171 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 Kips Bay?

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

  • Times Square: 6,056 holiday lettings
  • Central Park: 4,184 holiday lettings
  • Bryant Park: 6,055 holiday lettings
  • Brooklyn Bridge: 6,073 holiday lettings
  • New Jersey City University: 6,001 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kips Bay 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 Flats in Kips Bay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 575 Flats in Kips Bay. Our other popular types of Kips Bay holiday rentals include:

  • Studios: 548 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 145 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kips Bay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Kips Bay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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