Where to stay around Long Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 5,080 holiday lettings near Long Island. From 3,717 Houses to 738 Flats, 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 Long Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Long Island?

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

  • New York: 5,598 holiday homes
  • Manhattan: 3,582 holiday homes
  • Brooklyn: 1,022 holiday homes
  • Times Square: 5,480 holiday homes
  • Hamptons: 3,459 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Long Island! 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 Long Island?

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

  • New York: 5,598 holiday lettings
  • Montauk: 1,163 holiday lettings
  • Jersey City: 5,137 holiday lettings
  • East Hampton: 2,594 holiday lettings
  • Southampton: 2,266 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 Long Island?

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 Long Island are:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 5,400 self catering accommodations
  • Wall Street Heliport (JRB): 5,538 self catering accommodations
  • New York, NY (JRE-East 60th Street Heliport): 5,551 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 Long Island?

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

  • Times Square: 5,480 holiday rentals
  • Central Park: 4,066 holiday rentals
  • New York City Police Museum: 5,523 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach: 2,680 holiday rentals
  • Broadway: 5,505 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Long Island 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.

Travel to lively Long Island

The area's live music and wineries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Long Island. This city's island views, shopping and beaches draw many visitors. Sky Zone and Long Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions. 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 Long Island

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Long Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sky Zone (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Harmony Vineyards (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Long Island Game Farm (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Swan Lake Golf Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Hidden Vineyard (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Long Island

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 27°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Long Island

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

  • Country Fair Entertainment Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Fire Island National Seashore (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Clifton H. Lee Memorial Park (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Lake Ronkonkoma (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Shorefront Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Harborfront Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)