Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Nassau getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Nassau with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. New York State Museum and The Egg are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Nassau

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Nassau has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Henry Hudson Planetarium (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Furnace Brook Winery at Hilltop Orchards (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Bousquet Ski Area (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Pleasant Valley Wilderness Sanctuary (18.2 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Kennedy Park (19.3 mi / 31 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Nassau

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nassau is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Washington Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Albany Riverfront Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Pittsfield State Forest (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Westland Hills Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Peebles Island State Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Grafton Lakes State Park (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Nassau

Fly into Hudson, NY (HCC-Columbia County), the closest airport, located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Pittsfield, MA (PSF-Pittsfield Municipal), which is 17.3 mi (27.8 km) away.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Nassau?

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

  • Berkshire Theatre Festival: 764 holiday lettings
  • Cranwell Golf Club: 735 holiday lettings
  • Tanglewood Music Center: 644 holiday lettings
  • Northway Mall: 90 holiday lettings
  • New York State Executive Mansion: 109 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 46 Houses in Nassau. Our other popular types of Nassau holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nassau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Nassau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.