Find the best place to stay — Washington Heights

Where to stay around Washington Heights?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 73 holiday lettings near Washington Heights. From 59 apartments to 5 houses, 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 Washington Heights is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Washington Heights?

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 Washington Heights:

  • Midtown: 1,179 holiday homes
  • Newport: 212 holiday homes
  • The Waterfront: 247 holiday homes
  • The Heights: 201 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 178 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 Washington Heights?

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

  • New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory: 5,402 holiday lettings
  • Bennett Park: 5,346 holiday lettings
  • Columbia University Medical Center: 4,635 holiday lettings
  • Morris - Jumel Mansion: 4,813 holiday lettings
  • Audubon Terrace: 5,395 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Washington Heights 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 apartments in Washington Heights?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 59 apartments in Washington Heights. Our other popular types of Washington Heights holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Washington Heights?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1 holiday homes with pool available in Washington Heights. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Washington Heights, New York City, United States is a perfect choice for your next holiday

    A holiday rental home in Washington Heights will put you in the middle of a well-established neighbourhood and within a very short distance of all of New York City’s attractions and activities.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Washington Heights, New York City

    While there may not be too many activities right in Washington Heights, New York City as a whole offers endless possibilities. See a Broadway show, visit some of the many world-class museums. Museums include the Natural History Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and another very well-known art museum, the Guggenheim. People from all over the world are impressed with the dining options in New York City. Whether you want to dine at a five-star restaurant or munch on delivery Chinese food at 4 in the morning, New York City has plenty of options.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Washington Heights, New York City

    There are a number of attractions located in Washington Heights. The Church of the Intercession was built in 1915 and is a wonderful example of architecture of that time. The Cloisters, which is located in a Fort Tryon Park in Washington Heights, is a satellite of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Cloisters is dedicated to medieval art. Bird spotters should make a stop to the Little Red Lighthouse where you will have the chance to see the peregrine falcons that often visit the spot.

    Weather in Washington Heights, New York City

    If you visit Washington Heights during the summer months, you will find warm weather with a bit of humidity. During the winter, expect very cold temperatures and plenty of snow. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -4° and 3° C and the average highs are between 4° and 14° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 6° and 12° C and the highs are between 18° and 24° C. During the summer, the average lows are 16° to 19° C and average highs are 28° to 30° C. There is some precipitation each month, and during the winter months, that is very often snow.

    Travel to Washington Heights, New York City

    There are two major airports very close to Washington Heights. They are John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA). In addition, there are several smaller airports within the vicinity. From the airport, you can take a cab or public transportation. Renting a car is often not the best choice because parking all over New York City is difficult to find and expensive. The public transit system, which includes subways and buses, make it very easy to get around the city without a car.

    Attractions in and around Washington Heights

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Washington Heights? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Rockefeller Center and Times Square, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Broadway or Ellis Island Immigration Museum. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Central Park, Battery Park and Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. You can take a shopping trip to Barney's, Bloomingdale's and Macy's. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campus of Yeshiva University. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Yankee Stadium or MetLife Stadium. Activities around the area include Floating Pool, Tompkins Square Park and Sixth Street and Avenue B Community Garden. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Bronx Zoo, Grand Central Terminal or Chrysler Building to your agenda.