Destination guide

Why people love visiting arty Purchase

The area's art galleries and live music are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Purchase. Revered for its gardens, university setting and shopping, this city is both romantic and trendy. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Purchase

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Purchase a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bronx Zoo (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Griffith E. Harris Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Rye Playland (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Sportime USA (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Westchester Skating Academy (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Stanwich Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Purchase

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Purchase. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Silver Lake Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Greenburgh Nature Center (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Marshlands Conservancy (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Harbor Island Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Greenwich Point Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Fort Stamford Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Purchase

Fly into White Plains, NY (HPN-Westchester County), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), which is 20.1 mi (32.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Purchase?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday lettings around Purchase. From 80 Houses to 15 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 Purchase?

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 Purchase:

  • Manhattan: 3,346 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,096 holiday homes
  • Hell's Kitchen: 1,073 holiday homes
  • Midtown: 1,173 holiday homes
  • Harlem: 581 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 Purchase?

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

  • Manhattanville College: 489 holiday lettings
  • Purchase College: 390 holiday lettings
  • Lake George Plaza Outlet Center: 586 holiday lettings
  • Donald M Kendall Sculpture Gardens: 416 holiday lettings
  • Performing Arts Center at Purchase College: 400 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 80 Houses in Purchase. Our other popular types of Purchase holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 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 Purchase?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Purchase. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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