Find the best place to stay — Rockaway Park

Destination guide

The beachside setting of Rockaway Park is ready to explore

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Rockaway Park. Travellers appreciate the surfing in this walkable city. Brooklyn Museum and Long Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Rockaway Park

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rockaway Park a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Marine Park Golf Course (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Salt Marsh Nature Center (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • New York Aquarium (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Luna Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Riegelmann Boardwalk (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockaway Park

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Rockaway Park is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Long Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Central Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Battery Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Jacob Riis Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Plum Beach (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rockaway Park

Fly into New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), which is 13.7 mi (22 km) away.

You can get around Rockaway Park by catching a ride on the metro at Rockaway Park Station, Beach 105 St. Station or Beach 98 St. Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rockaway Park?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 25 holiday lettings around Rockaway Park. From 17 Houses to 2 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 Rockaway Park?

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 Rockaway Park:

  • Manhattan: 3,331 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,090 holiday homes
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant: 379 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,062 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,161 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 Rockaway Park?

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

  • Rockaway Park Station: 5,666 holiday lettings
  • Times Square: 6,019 holiday lettings
  • Central Park: 4,132 holiday lettings
  • Bryant Park: 5,862 holiday lettings
  • Brooklyn Bridge: 6,040 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rockaway Park 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 Rockaway Park?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Rockaway Park. Our other popular types of Rockaway Park holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 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 internet/wifi in Rockaway Park?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 22 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rockaway Park. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.