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Find the perfect holiday rental for your Watchung getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Watchung with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Watchung

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Watchung has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bowcraft Amusement Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Ashbrook Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Plainfield Country Club (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Shackamaxon Country Club (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • The Raptor Trust (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Triple C Ranch and Nature Center (6 mi / 9.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Watchung

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Watchung is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Washington Rock State Park (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Unami Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Helen C. Fenske Visitor Center (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Washington Valley Park (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Watchung

Fly into Linden, NJ (LDJ), the closest airport, located 10.3 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), which is 10.7 mi (17.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Watchung?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings near Watchung. From 33 Houses to 16 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Watchung for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Watchung:

  • Staten Island: 837 holiday homes
  • Upper Roseville: 15 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 22 holiday homes
  • Ironbound District: 22 holiday homes
  • North Ironbound: 18 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 Watchung?

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

  • Ukranian American Cultural Center: 243 holiday lettings
  • Starland Ballroom: 132 holiday lettings
  • TD Bank Ballpark: 95 holiday lettings
  • East Jersey Old Town Village: 118 holiday lettings
  • Pinch Brook Golf Course: 962 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 33 Houses in Watchung. Our other popular types of Watchung holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Watchung?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Watchung. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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