Destination guide

Why people love visiting charming Madison

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Madison. Well known for its university setting, shopping and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Madison

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Madison a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Florham Park Roller Rink (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Pinch Brook Golf Course (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Anchor Golf Center (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • The Funplex (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Whippany Railway Museum (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Fosterfields Living Historical Farm (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Madison

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Madison is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Loantaka Brook Reservation (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Acorn Hall (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Frelinghuysen Arboretum (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Macculloch Hall (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Morristown Green (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum (4.3 mi / 7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Madison

The nearest airport is in Morristown, NJ (MMU-Morristown Municipal), located 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Caldwell, NJ (CDW-Essex County), which is 11 mi (17.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Madison?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 49 holiday lettings around Madison. From 27 houses to 13 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Madison:

  • Staten Island: 674 holiday homes
  • Central Business District: 21 holiday homes
  • Constable Hook: 17 holiday homes
  • Ironbound District: 23 holiday homes
  • North Ironbound: 19 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 Madison? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Madison. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey: 387 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Early Trades and Crafts: 478 holiday lettings
  • Drew University: 378 holiday lettings
  • Ukranian American Cultural Center: 234 holiday lettings
  • TD Bank Ballpark: 156 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Madison listed on 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 Madison?

Yes, of course. offers 27 Houses in Madison. Our other popular types of Madison holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Madison?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Madison. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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