Where to stay around Edgewater?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,719 holiday lettings near Edgewater. From 3,550 apartments to 455 houses, 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 Edgewater is on HomeAway.

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

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 Edgewater:

  • Midtown: 1,151 holiday homes
  • Newport: 226 holiday homes
  • The Waterfront: 274 holiday homes
  • The Heights: 216 holiday homes
  • Journal Square: 176 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 Edgewater?

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

  • Times Square: 5,308 holiday lettings
  • Central Park: 5,304 holiday lettings
  • New York City Police Museum: 5,324 holiday lettings
  • Broadway: 5,304 holiday lettings
  • Brooklyn Bridge: 5,320 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Edgewater 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 apartments in Edgewater?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,550 apartments in Edgewater. Our other popular types of Edgewater holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 455 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 285 self catering accommodations
  • Boats: 3 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Edgewater?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 488 holiday homes with pool available in Edgewater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Edgewater, New Jersey your home away from home

    Edgewater, NJ is situated on the banks of the Hudson River opposite Manhattan Island. It has great views of the New York City skyline and is a popular location for holiday homes as it is just across the bridge from all the main tourist attractions. This small community has around 9,600 residents who enjoy the town’s excellent amenities including the waterfront riverwalk. The Borough Hall and the Binghamton Ferry are both on the Register of Historic Places. The town is home to a colony of small green monk parrots which can be seen around memorial Park.

    Things to do in Edgewater, New Jersey Explore New York City

    There are a host of activities in and around New York City which is just across the Hudson River from your Edgewater holiday home rental. Take the Circle Line boat tour all around Manhattan Island, or head for some of the famous sights such as Central Park, the Empire State Building and Times Square.

    Visit Chinatown

    New York’s Chinatown is a cultural haven and home to the large Chinese population in New York City. Browse in the grocery stores then dine at one of the great Chinese restaurants in the area.

    Take a Walking Tour

    Take a walking tour of Greenwich Village and learn the history of this vibrant neighborhood. Packed with unique shops and coffee houses it is a delightful area of small tree-lined streets and squares. Book an official guided tour or download one to your MP3 player and explore at your own pace.

    Places to visit near Edgewater, New Jersey Statue of Liberty

    The Statue of Liberty is easy to reach from your holiday rental home in Edgewater and is one of the most famous sights in New York City. The 12-acre island is a pleasant place to walk around and the viewing decks will enhance your visit. After dark it is beautifully lit by floodlights. MOMA

    The Museum of Modern Art on Fifth Avenue is considered to be one of the best art museums in the world, and it is almost on the doorstep of your holiday rental home in Edgewater. See works by Andy Warhol, Picasso and others.

    South Street Seaport

    This seaport is a little off the usual tourist trail and dates back to the 1600s. It is now a shopping mall and historic landmark and has great views of the East River and Brooklyn Bridge.

    Weather in Edgewater, New Jersey

    Temperatures can be very pleasant from April to November, making it the ideal time to enjoy a self-catering rental home or holiday apartment in Edgewater. The summer sees average temperatures of around 28°C (82°F) with some rain throughout the year. 

    Travel to Edgewater, New Jersey

    Your rental home at Edgewater is conveniently close to all the international airports which serve New York City. La Guardia airport is just 17 miles away. JF Kennedy International airport is 26 miles away and Newark airport is 19 miles from Edgewater but this is the best choice as it avoids driving across Manhattan.

    Activities and attractions in Edgewater

    Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Edgewater a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Floating Pool (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Bronx Zoo (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
    • Central Park Zoo (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Sony Wonder Technology Lab (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Restaurant Row (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
    • NBC Studios (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Edgewater

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Edgewater is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Central Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • Battery Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
    • Brooklyn Botanic Gardens (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Firemen's Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Carmansville Playground (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Fort Lee Historic Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)