Where to stay around Southampton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,370 holiday lettings near Southampton. From 2,043 houses to 129 cottages, 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 Southampton is on HomeAway.

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

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 Southampton:

  • Clearwater Beach: 107 holiday homes
  • Barnes Landing: 45 holiday homes
  • The Heights: 29 holiday homes
  • Amagansett Lanes: 57 holiday homes
  • Village Fringe: 30 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 Southampton?

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

  • Cooper's Beach: 3,106 holiday lettings
  • Our Lady of Poland Catholic Church: 3,159 holiday lettings
  • Halsey House: 3,148 holiday lettings
  • Southampton Station: 3,159 holiday lettings
  • Southampton Cultural Center: 3,144 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,043 houses in Southampton. Our other popular types of Southampton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 129 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Southampton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,389 holiday homes with pool available in Southampton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental House in Southampton, New York Your Home Away From Home


    Located at the southern end of Long Island in the state of New York is the town of Southampton. A Southampton holiday rental house will offer spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean as well as the opportunity to indulge in a range of activities. This charming town is unaffected by mass tourism and is the perfect spot for some relaxation and a taste of historic American culture.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Southampton, New York


    There are a range of outdoor activities to be enjoyed in the town, including a visit to Cooper’s Beach, which has been voted one of the best beaches in the area in previous years. Visitors can indulge in a spot of sunbathing or take to the sea for sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, fishing or paragliding. Other outdoor activities available in the town include horse riding, tennis, golf, cycling, walking and roller blading.

    There are many historical things to see and do in the town and a visit to the Southampton Historical Museum is a must. This museum is housed in an old mansion that belonged to a whaling captain. Visitors can see exhibits detailing the town’s history as well as a collection of replica blacksmiths, shops and school rooms. Also worth a visit is the Olde Halsey House, the oldest known frame house in the whole of New York. It was built in the 1660s and has been restored, complete with antique decoration and furniture.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Southampton, New York

    If you can tear yourself away from your comfortable Southampton holiday rental house, then a journey to the adjacent Shinnecock Indian Reservation is recommended. This tribe have been in the area of Long Island for centuries and have managed to build up their own community on only 1,200 remaining acres of their land. Visitors will find that there is an interesting museum and Indian Education Centre on the reservation, giving an insight into the history and struggles of the tribe.

    Also worth a visit is the Hicksville Gregory Museum in the hamlet of Hicksville, approximately an hour’s journey to the west of Southampton. The museum has a vast collection of minerals, moths and butterflies, with several species that are native to Long Island. Also on display is the unique pair of dinosaur eggs from the Cretaceous Period, complete with intact skeletons of baby dinosaurs.

    Weather in Southampton, New York

    Travellers on a Southampton holiday will be privy to a humid Continental climate, which means that there are warm, humid summers and cold winters. The average daytime temperature during the summer months is 26°C, although it can climb to as much as 30°C. The warmest months to visit are June, July and August. The winter months, particularly December and January, can see average daytime temperatures of 3°C, with temperatures dropping as low as -3°C.

    Travel to Southampton, New York

    Visitors on a Southampton holiday will arrive at Long Island MacArthur Airport (ISP) whish is about 49 kilometres away from the town. There are several airlines that offer cheap flights to the area including US Airways, Continental Airlines, British Airways, BMI and United Airlines. Passengers can leave from a variety of UK airports including Manchester (MAN), Aberdeen (ABZ), Gatwick (LGW), London Heathrow (LHR) and Birmingham (BHX).

    Attractions in and around Southampton

    First time in Southampton and looking for things to do? Don't miss cultural highlights such as Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center and Museum, Southampton Historical Museum and Parrish Art Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Meschutt Beach, Ponquogue Beach and Cooper's Beach. Also while in town, you can visit Ashley Beach, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center or Ocean Road Beach.