Find the best place to stay — New Jersey

Where to stay around New Jersey?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,189 holiday lettings near New Jersey. From 3,512 houses to 1,921 condos, 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 New Jersey is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in New Jersey?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in New Jersey. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Jersey City: 4,261 holiday homes
  • Jersey Shore: 6,310 holiday homes
  • Cape May: 1,912 holiday homes
  • Hoboken: 4,265 holiday homes
  • Atlantic City: 1,333 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in New Jersey! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in New Jersey?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in New Jersey with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Jersey City: 4,261 holiday lettings
  • Cape May: 1,912 holiday lettings
  • Hoboken: 4,265 holiday lettings
  • Atlantic City: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Wildwood: 1,988 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to New Jersey?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in New Jersey are:

  • Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR): 4,447 self catering accommodations
  • Newark Penn Station Airport (ZRP): 4,466 self catering accommodations
  • Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU): 261 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in New Jersey?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in New Jersey. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ukranian American Cultural Center: 163 holiday rentals
  • Starland Ballroom: 81 holiday rentals
  • Seaside Heights Beach: 1,526 holiday rentals
  • New Jersey City University: 4,572 holiday rentals
  • Palisades Medical Center: 4,610 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Jersey listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in New Jersey, USA your home away from home

New Jersey is situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Delaware River and is one of the Mid-Atlantic States. Although small in area it has hundreds of miles of rolling countryside, mountains, forests, lakes and natural parkland offering great opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Situated just across from New York City, it is also a gateway to this vibrant city. The bright lights of Atlantic City contrast with the unspoilt New Jersey shoreline, providing something for every visitor.

Things to Do in New Jersey

New Jersey is blessed with an abundance of attractions including beautiful beaches, exciting nightlife and many award-winning cultural attractions. The national parks offer great opportunities for walking, cycling, horse-riding, road trips and rock climbing. The Delaware River is ideal for rafting, canoeing, kayaking, fishing and boat trips. In the winter there is ice-skating, tobogganing, snowmobiling, skiing and even ice-fishing for those with plenty of patience. The state of New Jersey has many historic landmarks for touring and during the summer the area around your New Jersey holiday rental will be surrounded with many local festivals and events. The area also has several top golf courses and some of the best shopping malls in North America. Allow at least one day to visit the attractions of New York City, just a short train journey away.

Places to Visit in New Jersey

Shopaholics should allocate some time to visit the Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth, which is the largest in the state. The Outlet Center at Secaucus is ideal for picking up some bargain fashions at discount prices and as a bonus there is no sales tax on clothing bought in New Jersey. Liberty Village and Turntable Junction in Flemington are equally attractive and antique stores and Flea Markets can be browsed at Chester, Haddonfield and Mullica Hill. Visit the Wildwoods and Ocean City boardwalks which are buzzing with attractions or choose the quieter retreats of Stone Harbor and Avalon Beach. The national Historic Landmark at the Victorian seaside town of Cape May provides a pleasant day out from your New Jersey holiday rental, or explore the white sandy beaches, resort towns and mansions of the rich and famous in the Shore Region. For families, the Six Flags Adventure and Wild Safari in Jackson will be memorable highlight of your visit, as will the Land of Make Believe in Hope.

Weather in New Jersey

New Jersey has a moderate climate with warm humid summers and cold winters. Expect average temperatures to be around 23°C (74°F) in July and below freezing in January. The area has moderate rainfall and annual snowfall of 41cm (16 inches).

Travel to New Jersey

Holiday rentals in New Jersey are served by two major international airports: the Newark Liberty (EWR) Airport which is used by most visitors to nearby New York City, and the Atlantic City (ACY) International Airport which is 16km (10 miles) northwest of Atlantic City. Rail services to Manhattan from Newark Airport are frequent, or use the express buses which carry visitors into the city. There is a shuttle service and private taxis which provide a service from Atlantic City Airport, or hire a car and drive to your New Jersey holiday home.