Destination guide

Friendly Peekskill will entice you

The riverfront and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Peekskill. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its hiking and restaurants. 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 Peekskill

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Peekskill a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hudson Highlands Cruises (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Mohansic Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Patriot Hills Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Hudson Hills Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • West Point Golf Course (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Philip J Rotela Golf Course (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Peekskill

Travellers enjoy Peekskill for its riverfront and mountain views. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Peekskill is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Depew Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Peekskill Landing Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Blue Mountain Reservation (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Charles Point Pier Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Bear Mountain State Park (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site (4.3 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Peekskill

The nearest airport is in Newburgh, NY (SWF-Stewart Intl.), located 17.2 mi (27.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), which is 18.6 mi (29.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Peekskill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday lettings near Peekskill. From 55 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Peekskill for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Peekskill?

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

  • Paramount Hudson Valley Theater: 218 holiday lettings
  • Peekskill Landing Park: 219 holiday lettings
  • Lincoln Depot Museum: 219 holiday lettings
  • Peekskill Museum: 217 holiday lettings
  • Depew Park: 216 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Peekskill 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 Peekskill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 55 Houses in Peekskill. Our other popular types of Peekskill holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peekskill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Peekskill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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