Destination guide

Travel to vibrant Chinatown

Enjoy the museums and other features of Chinatown. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and local tours in this cosmopolitan and walkable city. Brooklyn Bridge and Empire State Building 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 Chinatown

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Chinatown has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Floating Pool (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Bronx Zoo (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Imagination Playground (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Pier 25 Mini-Golf (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Cadman Plaza Park (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chinatown

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chinatown is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Central Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Battery Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Collect Pond Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Coleman Square Playground (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • City Hall Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Chinatown

The nearest airport is in New York, NY (LGA-LaGuardia), located 7.7 mi (12.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.), which is 9.6 mi (15.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Chinatown?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,474 holiday lettings near Chinatown. From 96 Houses to 1,260 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chinatown is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Chinatown?

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 Chinatown:

  • Midtown: 935 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 85 holiday homes
  • Newport: 231 holiday homes
  • Hudson Exchange: 233 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 240 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 Chinatown?

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

  • Museum of Chinese in Americas: 5,272 holiday lettings
  • Times Square: 5,297 holiday lettings
  • Central Park: 3,692 holiday lettings
  • New York Harlem 125th St. Station: 5,262 holiday lettings
  • Palisades Medical Center: 5,256 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 96 Houses in Chinatown. Our other popular types of Chinatown holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,260 self catering accommodations
  • Townhouses: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 1,226 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chinatown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 110 holiday homes with pool available in Chinatown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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